Despite rain delay, Chattanooga organizers call updated Riverbend Festival a success

Staff photo by Olivia Ross / Crews work on break down and clean up following Riverbend Festival on Monday.

Despite a delay on day three for thunderstorms, organizers said the Riverbend Festival's re-imagined 40th installment was positive and problem-free.

Mickey McCamish, executive director of organizer Friends of the Festival, said the entire festival was evacuated in about 15 minutes Sunday, and the final acts were still able to perform shortened...