The Breakfast Club returns to Capone’s


The Breakfast Club, the region's most popular recurring live music event, returns to Capone's in Johnson City on Saturday, January 27.  Last year proved to be a high-profile year for the band, as The Breakfast Club played at Bristol Motor Speedway on Food City 500 weekend.  The band's annual January show ...

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Glen Harlow and North Fork visit the Carter Fold


Saturday, January 27th, 2018, at 7:30 p.m., the Carter Family Fold in Hiltons, Virginia, will present a concert of bluegrass and old time music by Glen Harlow and North Fork. Admission to the concert is $10 for adults, $2 for children 6 to 11, under age 6 free. Glen Harlow has ...

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Bristol’s First Appalachian Robotics Awarded “Motivate Award”


First Appalachian Robotics, a FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) Team based in Bristol TN/VA was the first place Motivate Award winner at the 2018 South Central Virginia Regional Qualifier in Lynchburg, Virginia, on January 13, 2018. First Appalachian Robotics (FAR), a team of high school students from the community, has been preparing ...

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Rhythm N’ Blooms Festival has unveiled the initial lineup for their ninth annual music and arts festival happening April 6-8, 2018! Headliners Dr. Dog and Paul Thorn’s Mission Temple Fireworks Revival ft. The McCrary Sisters will be joined by The Mowgli’s, The Lonely Biscuits, and many more, including Kingsport's own Beth Snapp. As the city’s Dogwood Blossoms begin to bloom ...

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Beech Mtn. Hosts 50th Anniversary Celebration, Jan. 25-28


Beech Mountain Resort will honor its milestone ski season with a 50th Anniversary Celebration, Jan. 25-28. Activities include live music, fireworks, craft beer, trivia and the Great Cardboard Box Derby, a beloved annual tradition. Festivities kick off Thursday evening, Jan. 25, with Beech Mountain-themed trivia at the resort’s Beech Tree Bar and Grille. High ...

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Theatre Bristol Announces 2018 Season!


Theatre Bristol's 2018 season opens with River's Way Does Shakespeare on February 17, continues in March with Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, then Chitty Chitty Bang Bang in June at the Paramount, Summer Camp and Tartuffe in July by the Youth Service Board. For the fall, we present Pinocchio in August, Blithe Spirit in October, then She Loves ...

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Uncle Shuffelo returns to the Fold


 Saturday, January 13th, 2018, at 7:30 p.m., the Carter Family Fold in Hiltons, Virginia will present a concert of old time music by Uncle Shuffelo and His Haint Hollow Hootenanny. Concert admission is $10 for adults, $2 for children 6 to 11, under age 6 free. Uncle Shuffelo and His Haint Hollow Hootenanny ...

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Party on the Moon back for Kingsport Chamber Annual Dinner!


Back by popular demand, Party on the Moon is returning to Kingsport! “The Number One Party Band in the Nation” will headline the stage for another incredible night of entertainment at the Kingsport Chamber 71st Annual Dinner. “Kingsport’s Social Event of the Year” will take place Friday, February 2, 2018, at the MeadowView Marriott Conference Resort & Convention Center, Kingsport. The ...

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Times when Hollywood got it right — almost


 “Hollywood got it wrong every damned time,” wrote Lt. Gen. Hal Moore in the book “We Were Soldiers Once — and Young,” talking about how the Vietnam War has been portrayed in the movies. Not just Vietnam, but many periods of American history have been portrayed in movies as based on ...

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Jonesborough’s McKinney Center offers art class preview


Do you have a child who is interested in art, music, dance, or film? Are you interested an art form and don’t know where to begin? Join the McKinney Center and Jonesborough’s Mary B. Martin Program for the Arts from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Jan. 13 for their ...

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