Events for September 7, 2016 - September 8, 2016
Expanded Outdoor Beer Garden Wednesday - Saturday with Extended Hours to help you get your Pre-Game off to a Great start.
Wednesday 1:00PM- 11:00PM
Thursday, Friday, & Saturday 11:00AM - 11:30PM
Live Music Thursday and Saturday 8:00-11:00PM
at the State Street Farmer’s Market where local merchants, fresh food and fun times come together. Choose your favorite local produce, homemade foods and unique arts and crafts. The market is open from May through October.
Join in for the barefoot sports yoga session at Founders Park Wednesday, September 7th at 5:30 p.m. Wear your team colors for this special yoga session!Find out more »
Bootleg Bash Pre-party! Swing by the JRH Brewery before the Black Lillies show and enjoy some awesome brews and a chance to win some prizes!Find out more »
Backyard Terrors Dinosaur Park is proud to welcome sports fans and their families to this amazing event! Our Dinosaur Park features over 40 life sized dinosaurs, nature trails, fun activities and exhibits! Our Park is a one of a kind attraction operating only on donations and charging no admission fee! Stop by and see us for your fill of prehistoric fun while visiting the area!Find out more »
"Calling all Vols and Hokies! Bristol Brewery invites you to join our Battle at Bristol festivities!
Come out Thursday night for team trivia wth the Knox Trivia Guys at 7:30!
Friday we have The Thomas Cassell Project performing on our outdoor stage! A mix of folk, bluegrass, and jazz with some impressive instrumentals! No cover!
Saturday we invite any and all non ticket holding fans to join us for a tailgate! Bring small grills, food, and games. Enjoy cornhole, giant jenga, and great beer while watching history in the making! Enjoy 10% off for anyone wearing UT or VT apparel Thursday, Friday, and Saturday!"Find out more »
Thursday, September 8:
Friday, September 9
Saturday, September 10: Open at noon
Showing the game on 8' screen and many large screen TVs
Pool Tables, Corn Hole, Darts available all weekendFind out more »
BREWFEST AT BRISTOL (www.brewfestatbristol.com), a craft beer festival with 40+ breweries and live music at the Country Music Mural, will take place at the Downtown Center on State Street. In addition to sampling local and regional craft beer and ciders, Brewfest at Bristol will have music acts playing on two stages. Advance tickets are $45 through August 31, and $50 after. Tickets are on sale at noon EST on August 9 at www.brewfestatbristol.eventbrite.com. Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/BrewfestatBristol/Find out more »
Bristol's historic downtown State Street will be decorated in MAROON & ORANGE (Hokies) on the Virginia side of town, and the ORANGE & WHITE (Vols) on the Tennessee side of town. UT & VT flags also will also line State Street in the downtown district, as well as portions of State Street will be closed Thursday evening through Friday afternoon to accommodate the influx of visitors and locals, and to allow the more than 75+ merchants, breweries and restaurants to expand their stores out onto the sidewalk for fuel up before the Pilot Flying J Battle at Bristol at Bristol Motor Speedway on Sept 10.Find out more »
Wear your team's colors and take your photo with Hokie's Castle or Smokey's Doghouse at Founders Park in Johnson City from 6:00 - 8:30. You can also vote for your favorite team in the Battle of the Habitat Playhouses!Find out more »
What’s the best way to kick off College Football’s Largest Game? A free concert featuring one of the most popular Americana bands! Downtown Johnson City’s Founders Park will be the site for the Bootleg Bash, a pregame party for all UT, Virginia Tech and music fans.
The Bootleg Bash will take place on Thursday, September 8th. The event will feature a concert beginning at 6:15 p.m. with performances from three incredible bands. The opening band, These Are the Angles, is out of Johnson City. The Comet Conductors will play at 7 pm.Find out more »
Join Smithsonian exhibitor, Benjamin Walls, as he unveils his newest image on September 8th at 6:30 p.m. and September 9th at 7:30 p.m. at his signature gallery in downtown Bristol. Mention Battle at Bristol at the viewing and receive a promotional pricing.Find out more »
Join us for an inspirational message from former UT football player Inky Johnson as he speaks on overcoming adversity. With his unique talents, Inky seemed destined for the riches and glory of the National Football League. But his future was dramatically altered and Inky suffered a severe injury that threatened and ultimately altered his life, in a matter of seconds crushing the plans he had for a career in the NFL and beyond.Find out more »
Quaker Steak & Lube and Black-Wolf Harley Davidson host Bike Nite every Thursday May-October in Downtown Bristol! Come out for LIVE music, games, giveaways, and good times! Live music from the Calamity Jones Band!Find out more »
Macados in Downtown Kingsport is hosting a patio party on Broad Street on September 8th from 7pm-midnight. The city of Kingsport is shutting down Broad Street and Catfish Frye band will be playing live from 7-10pm, and a Karaoke after party will follow with Absolute Entertainment from 10pm-midnight. Please call with any questions.Find out more »