The Ultimate Guide to Meeting the Mountains

  Whether you live in Northeast Tennessee or you’re planning a vacation filled with outdoor fun, the Meet the Mountains Festival is not to be missed. The Festival is dedicated to all things outdoors and is an annual event held in Johnson City each August, organized by Visit Johnson City. Kayaking, rock climbing, and hiking […]

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There’s Something Funny Going On In Bristol

  There is one thing that came from the pandemic that is a welcome new addition to our area: Blue Ridge Comedy Club. Owner Shawn Carter, a professional comedian and producer from Boston, ended up in Bristol during the pandemic with his wife, Sarah Morgan. Shawn saw that there was an absence of a place here […]

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The Top Spots for Live Music

Tennessee is known for its music heritage, and it’s no secret the far corner of the state is home to some of the best sounds in Tennessee. In fact, you don’t have to look too far to find live performances any night of the week in Northeast Tennessee. Bristol  Bristol is a hot spot for […]

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Calling All Songwriters

Ever fantasize about being on stage in Nashville while performing a song you wrote? If you have been waiting for the opportunity to show off your songwriting expertise, now is your chance! The first week in February is Tennessee Songwriters Week and there are plenty of chances to perform. […]

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Prohibition to Present: Marion’s Downtown Landmark

If you are fascinated with all things circa 1920, the General Francis Marion Hotel is a must-see. Located in downtown Marion, it is convenient to local shopping and dining. The hotel was originally opened in May 1927 and has 36 well appointed guest rooms. The rooms are decorated with an understated elegance including dark wood […]

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