This weekend in downtown Kingsport (Posted June 14)
What’s going on in downtown Kingsport this weekend?
Here’s the lineup according to the Downtown Kingsport Association.
High Voltage has gone to the dogs! It’s Yappy Hour and BITE food truck will be there to feed the humans. Opening at 5, bring your own furry friend or enjoy other folks’ dogs. Wading pools and treats abound! BYOD
101 Cherokee Street – 5 p.m.
MODEL CITY TAP HOUSE:
If you’ve never heard of Musical Bingo … here’s your chance to try out the latest craze in cities across the country! It’s played exactly like traditional Bingo, except with song clips played in place of letters and numbers! Test your music IQ by determining the song title within the 20 second music clip AND find t on your Bingo Card! Prizes will be awarded to winners! See you there!
324 E Market Street – 7 p.m.
The work week is almost over which means it’s time for YOU to get your karaoke on! In partnership with Absolute Entertainment, the karaoke bar will be set up and waiting for YOU to come rock the house! Grab a tasty bite, a cold brew, and sing your heart out!
210 Broad Street – 9 p.m., also Saturday at 9 p.m.
CONCERT PRE PARTY
Enjoy and support Downtown Kingsport Concert Series with the Benny Wilson Band on Broad – and start or end your evening at High Voltage! We will be open at 5 and Smokin Pete’s will be on hand to feed you early or late.
101 Cherokee Street- 5 p.m.
BENNY WILSON BAND
Don’t miss this Friday Night as Local Favorite, Benny Wilson, and his band, take the stage. They’ll play fan favorite sing-along songs, and some original pieces as well. And if you’re lucky, you’ll see some other local musicians hitting the stage with his ever changing back-up group. Come early & set out your chair before grabbing a bite to eat at one of 30+ restaurants in Downtown Kingsport!
Broad Street – 7 p.m.
MODEL CITY EVENT CENTER:
WINE & ART AFTER DARK
Join us for an evening of art and wine as we host the critically acclaimed Nashville artist Dennis Greenwell and his newest work “Tragic Disclosures” along with art from the local Fringe Art Group of Tricities. Wine and Hors d’oeuvres will be provided. Open till 11pm. No charge to attend. Please RSVP to help us plan catering.
201 E Center Street – 7 p.m.
BEEF O BRADYS:
T D HICKS
TD plays Piano and Guitar, but also Mandolin,Dobro,Banjo,and Bass. His vocals resonate from his major influences Keith Urban,The Eagles, and Richard Marx. Setlist includes hits by Keith Urban,Maroon 5,Train,Bryan Adams,Jason Miraz,John Mellencamp,Bob Marley,Eric Clapton,Little Big Town,Journey, Motown hits,and more.
300 Clinchfield Street – 8 p.m.
SLEEPY OWL BREWERY:
Cutthroat Shamrock combines the speed of bluegrass with the drive and energy of punk rock and then tops it all off with a little celtic influence. This 5 person band describes their original sound as Appalachian Punk. Each song sounds different from the last yet some how familiar.
Don’t miss Foodie Fiction serving out front!
151 E Main Street – 9 p.m.
KINGSPORT FARMERS MARKET:
SATURDAYS WITH THE CHEFS
Saturdays with the Chef is a free cooking demo series showcasing Kingsport chefs and their recipes using produce available at the Kingsport Farmers Market. Copies of each chef’s recipe will be available at the demo and online. This Saturday will feature Main Street Pizza Company’s Elise Clair!
308 Clinchfield Street – 9 a.m.
THE PICKIN’ PORCH SHOW:
MATT “ELVIS” DOLLAR
The Pickin’ Porch Show Presents Matt “Elvis” Dollar. From Las Vegas to the Hills of Tennessee, Matt “Elvis” Dollar has honed his skills as an Elvis Impersonator! Get your chance to see him at The Mountain Music Museum in downtown Kingsport.
316 Broad Street – 7 p.m.
SLEEPY OWL BREWERY:
DONNIE & THE DRY-HEAVERS
A 3-piece band in Kingsport that jams to the Blues/Rock sound and everything all around. You may recognize a few of these familiar faces as they play in other bands around town, and they each bring that familiar sound to this group. Catch Let’s Taco Bout It serving out front!
151 E Main Street- 8 p.m.