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Bogart Bowman Cabin

BOGART-BOWMAN CABIN
5012 Unicoi Dr, Unicoi TN 37692
Once owned by a number of different families, beginning with the Shelby family who obtained the property along the Buffalo Creek in 1782, the Bogart-Bowman Cabin changed hands from the Shelby family to the Bogart family and subsequently to the Bowman family by marriage. Considering the architectural details and particular methods of early frontier carpentry, it is believed the two-story cabin, dog trot and adjoining kitchen were built in the late 1700’s or early 1800’s. 
The Town of Unicoi purchased the property in 2008 and began restoration. The exterior of this dwelling had been covered by manufactured siding for eighty years and the interior rooms had been
covered by sheet rock and other paneled coverings. What was hiding under the modern exterior and interior wall coverings was the original log construction.  The fireplace had been covered over in the main room and the second floor had been sealed off. Once the sheet rock on the interior was removed, it revealed newspapers from the late 1800’s and early 1900’s plastered to the logs, a common practice of the period in an effort to ward off the cold. The chimney and fireplace in the main cabin were constructed of the native Tennessee limestone.
Once restored, the Bogart-Bowman log cabin and park will be the site of educational opportunities for local children and the public. These activities will include local and state history, early frontier social and cultural practices, as well as outdoor study of native plants.
To read the brochure on the Bogart-Bowman Cabin, click here

Upcoming Events

May 2017

Music on Mondays

May 29 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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June 2017

Music on Mondays

June 5 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

June 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

June 19 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

June 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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July 2017

Music on Mondays

July 3 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Unicoi Ice Cream Social

July 8 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Music on Mondays

July 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

July 17 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

July 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

July 31 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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August 2017

Music on Mondays

August 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Unicoi Movie in the Park

August 11 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Music on Mondays

August 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

August 21 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

August 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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September 2017

Music on Mondays

September 4 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

September 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

September 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

September 25 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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October 2017

Music on Mondays

October 2 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

October 9 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Unicoi Heritage Days

October 13 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Daily until October 14, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Friday, Oct. 13 is Youth Only Day from  9am –11:30am and 12:30pm–2pm Saturday, Oct. 14 is open to the publc from 10am – 3pm

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Unicoi Heritage Days

October 14 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Daily until October 14, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Friday, Oct. 13 is Youth Only Day from  9am –11:30am and 12:30pm–2pm Saturday, Oct. 14 is open to the publc from 10am – 3pm

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Music on Mondays

October 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

October 23 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

October 30 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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November 2017

Music on Mondays

November 6 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

November 13 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

November 20 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

November 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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December 2017

Unicoi Old –Timey Christmas with Santa,

December 4 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Candy Cane Hunt, Caroling & Tree Lighting

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Music on Mondays

December 4 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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Music on Mondays

December 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

Find out more »

Music on Mondays

December 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Weekly on the same day until December 18, 2017
Bogart Bowman Cabin, 5012 Unicoi Drive
Unicoi Drive, TN 37692 United States
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Blue Grass Bands Country, Gospel & the Oldies every Monday evening.  Public is invited and everyone welcome to bring & play your musical instrument.

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