Monday, August 25, 2014

The Pickin' Porch Show is a weekly two-hour Bluegrass and Old-time music show hosted by "Your Bluegrass Buddy", Tim White.

These wonderful performances feature the very best singers, musicians, and groups to be found anywhere, and most of them hail from right here in the Country Music Birthplace!

Tonight's performance at 7pm will feature Fiddlin' Carson Peters Band. All Pickin' Porch shows are performed live at Foundation Event Facility, 620 State Street in Bristol, Tennessee.

 The Albert Hash Memorial Festival is Saturday, August 30th from 10am-6pm. The festival will be at Grayson Highlands State Park in the Mouth of Wilson, Va. Learn more here.

Friday, August 22, 2014

The Tweetsie Trail opens on Saturday, August 30th. For all the details and to register, click here.

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Bano Bash is the major fundraiser for the Eric Albano Youth Soccer Foundation (EAYSF), a Marion-based organization dedicated to fostering and promoting the sport of soccer for youth of all ages.

Bano Bash 2014, which will be held August 23rd and 24th at Hungry Mother State Park in Marion, Virginia. Complete details on Bano Bash 2014 click here.

The Bano Bash is Saturday, August 23rd and Sunday, August 24th at Hungry Mother State Park in Marion, Va. To learn more click here.

The Patriot Day Program is Thursday, September 11th at 7pm at the Marion Fire Hall. For details click here.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Tri-Cities Upscale Affordable Consignment Sale is August 21st-August 23rd at the Meadowview Convention Center.

TUAC is the highest rated consignment sale in TN by  With over 1,000 registered consigners and more than 40,000 items, mom's around the region stand for hours in line and volunteer just to get through the door a little faster than the next mom.  It's serious shopping. More details here.

Fans who descend on the community to participate in race week activities will once again have access to free mouth, throat and neck cancer screenings that could save their lives.

These screenings will be available from 4-9 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, during Food City Family Race Night in downtown Bristol. Since 2012, the Wellmont Cancer Institute and Bristol Motor Speedway have partnered with Screening P.I.T. Stop, to provide short and painless oral and neck exams during race week.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Holly Help is working with the Bristol Pirates. Find out how this Bark in the Park will benefit Holly Help.

Learn about Holly Help by clicking here.

Barr Photographics in Abingdon, Va has a new exhibit. Gary Dagnan is showcasing his oil landscape paintings. Learn more by calling 276- 628-1486.

Monday, August 18, 2014

It's ETSU Pride Week. The event kicks off August 21st. For a complete schedule, click here.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

At the Tri-Cities Greek Fest, the passion and celebration of Greece, its culture, food, and all things Greek, is something you do not want to miss. This year on Saturday, Aug. 16, the public is invited to partake of the philoxenia (Greek hospitality) that lasts all day and never wears thin.
Christ the Savior Greek Orthodox Church
150 Elizabeth Ann Circle
Bluff City, Tennessee 37618
(888) 537-0087

Frontier Health has a vast amount of suicide prevention resources.  You can find them by following this link.