From music festivals, car races, history, heritage, food and everything in between. Here's your guide.
Join the Birthplace of Country Music Museum on Tuesday, April 6, 7:00pm for a conversation with author Lydia R. Hamessley about her book Unlikely Angel: The Songs of Dolly Parton. Dolly Parton’s success as a performer and pop culture phenomenon has overshadowed her achievements as a songwriter. But she sees herself as a songwriter first, and with good reason. Parton’s compositions like “I Will Always Love You” and “Jolene” have become American standards with an impact far beyond country music.…Find out more »
Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion celebrates 20 years in Historic Downtown Bristol, Virginia-Tennessee September 10-12, 2021. Honoring the legacy of the 1927 Bristol Sessions, which included the first recordings of The Carter Family and Jimmie Rodgers and ushered country music into the mainstream, Bristol Rhythm digs deep into the roots of Appalachian music while lifting its branches to new heights. The festival offers more than 100 acts of live music on more than a dozen stages along State Street –…Find out more »