Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion

Tickets: Discount weekend passes go on sale Black Friday, November 29, 2018. The award-winning Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion music festival celebrates 18 years in Historic Downtown Bristol, VA-TN, home to the 1927 Bristol Sessions, September 20-22, 2019! Bristol Rhythm isn’t just a music festival. It’s an infectious, three-day music experience, bursting with creative passion, […]

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Reading Appalachia: Voices From Children’s Literature

Coming February 2019! Reading Appalachia: Voices From Children’s Literature, a new special exhibit coming to the Birthplace of Country Music Museum! Walk through the pages of your favorite storybook in Reading Appalachia: Voices from Children’s Literature, a groundbreaking exhibit on Appalachian children’s books and stories. Sporting life-size characters from Appalachian children’s books, this exhibit looks […]

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Monthly Community Jam

Calling all musicians! Join us at the Birthplace of Country Music Museum for a full-on community jam session! The Birthplace of Country Music Museum is now hosting a monthly gathering of local musicians for a full-on community jam session! The jam events have been organized to provide a space for local musicians to gather and […]

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Monthly Community Jam

Calling all musicians! Join us at the Birthplace of Country Music Museum for a full-on community jam session! The Birthplace of Country Music Museum is now hosting a monthly gathering of local musicians for a full-on community jam session! The jam events have been organized to provide a space for local musicians to gather and […]

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For All The World To See: Visual Culture and The Struggle for Civil Rights

For All The World To See: Visual Culture and The Struggle for Civil Rights examines the role that visual culture played in shaping and transforming the struggle for racial equality in America from the late 1940s to the mid-1970s. Through a compelling assortment of photographs, television clips, art posters, and historic artifacts, this exhibit traces […]

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Banjo Gathering

Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Banjo Gathering at the Birthplace of Country Music Museum! Since 1998, the Banjo Gathering has been the platform for banjo collectors, researchers, instrument builders, and musicians to share new scholarship and findings about the banjo as a historical, cultural, and built object. This year the Gathering will celebrate with […]

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MetroPCS Monster Truck Mash

Monster mayhem makes its way back to Bristol Motor Speedway during the MetroPCS Halloween Monster Truck Mash on Oct. 27th. Fans should arrive early when the gates open at 1 p.m. for the Monster Truck Trunk or Treat Party, where kids are encouraged to dress in their Halloween costumes. All eight monster truck drivers will […]

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Monthly Community Jam

Calling all musicians! Join us at the Birthplace of Country Music Museum for a full-on community jam session! The Birthplace of Country Music Museum is now hosting a monthly gathering of local musicians for a full-on community jam session! The jam events have been organized to provide a space for local musicians to gather and […]

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