Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion: An Outdoor Guide

Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia have teamed up with Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion to offer outdoor excursions to Festival attendees the week of Sept. 17 at a discounted rate. There’s more to the music that tells our story including hiking, biking, rafting, fishing and other activities to experience the place where country music was […]

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Mountain Music: Long Journey Home Festival

Just about a far northeast in Tennessee as you can get, you’ll find a county that is half Cherokee National Forest and half Watauga Lake. Nestled within those hills, lies Mountain City (appropriately named), and each year a celebration takes place honoring the iconic old time mountain music style that shaped country music as we know […]

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Your Guide to 2018 Kingsport FunFest!

What do you get when you mix nine days with more than 50 locations and nearly 100 events? Kingsport Fun Fest! And, with the City of Kingsport celebrating 100 years, this year’s festival is set to be one of the largest parties of the year. Many FunFest! favorites will return, including block parties along the […]

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Graveyard Tales Return to Rocky Mount July 22

The Jonesborough Storytellers Guild returns to Rocky Mount State Historic Site with the notorious and spooky Graveyard Tales on Saturday, July 21at 7 p.m. Do you love hearing scary stories? Why wait until Halloween? Four fabulous storytellers (David Joe Miller, Betty Ann Polaha, Judy  “Butterfly” Farlow and Tama Lunceford) from the oldest continuing storytelling group […]

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Throwdown in the Hometown: Race Week Parties

Locals and race fans will want to check out downtown block parties in Kingsport (Mon.), Johnson City (Tues.) and Bristol (Wed.) leading in to the Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race weekend With an atmosphere so good that it should be a National Holiday, it’s a must to take the fun and spirit of the […]

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