Downtown Bristol Events
March 8–11 | Bristol Station Brews & Taproom
Bristol Station will start canning production for their most popular beers on Thursday, March 8.
Supporters of the Canning Crowdfund campaign will be able to pick-up their beers and receive specials throughout the weekend!
March 8 | Birthplace of Country Music Museum
Radio Bristol presents the Farm and Fun Time variety show, live from the Birthplace of Country Music Museum with the rootsy jazz of Bumper Jacksons and the tin pan alley sound of Roochie Toochie & the Shepherd Kings.
Click here to purchase tickets.
March 8 | Blackbird Bakery
From East Tennessee, The Diamonds play a diverse mix of music, specializing in jazz standards. The group performs at various venues and events throughout the region, including weddings, parties, and restaurants. They have also volunteered at many nursing homes, assisted living homes, and charitable organizations in the area.
March 9 | Bristol Ballet
Join Bristol Ballet for a Ballroom, Latin & Swing dance lesson. The lesson will begin at 7:30pm, followed by dancing from 8:30 – 10:30 pm.
Cost is $5 per person. All proceeds benefit Bristol Ballet, a 501(c)3 non-profit.
Refreshments will be provided, but a snack to share is always welcome!
March 9 | Bloom Cafe & Listening Room
Wise, VA band influenced by the Ramones, Dead Kennedys, Blink-182, Dead Boys, Television, Cheap Trick, Modern Baseball, and The Clash.
March 9 | Quaker Steak and Lube
James started up his band, James Meadows & The Country Mile Drifters, just after his album officially released in August of 2008. The band is compiled of amazing professional musicians who put on a very high energy show. Their shows contain a huge set list filled with both fan/crowd requested and timeless Classic Country, Top 40 Country, Bluegrass, Southern Rock, and Originals that are sure to blow the walls off of any event or venue.
March 10 | Breathe Bristol Yoga
Join herbalist, Lesley Setchim, in this descriptive workshop to learn how to brew your own kombucha. Samples will be available to taste, and you will go home with your very own “Scoby” and starter tea. Please bring a mason jar to carry your starter home!
Cost: $35. Visit breathebristol.com to register.
March 10 | Bloom Cafe & Listening Room
ScroungeHound is a modern psychedelic jam band with a gypsy seasoning and a rock n' roll atitude!
March 10 | Quaker Steak and Lube
Stone Creek Four plays a variety of your favorite music from country to motown to rock and blues. Let Stone Creek Four entertain you!
March 13 | Slater Community Center
Meet with Bobby Russell, candidate for Circuit Court Clerk of Sullivan County on Tuesday, March 13 from 5:30 pm to 7 pm at the Slater Community Center, room 208. Learn more about the upcoming election and how the Circuit Court Clerk can serve you.
March 13 | Blackbird Bakery
Meet and greet this month's artist, Patty Jackson, from 6-8pm.
March 13 | Bloom Cafe & Listening Room
Drifters Two will play Bloom on March 13th.
March 13 | Bloom Cafe & Listening Room
Local favorite Moose Roberts will play Bloom on March 17th with Cornbeef & The Pillbillies.
March 15 | Paramount Center for the Arts
FREE ADMISSION. Link to Paramount Event. East Tennessee PBS and the Paramount Center for the Arts invite you to a free screening of "Dolores"
With intimate and unprecedented access, Peter Bratt's Dolores tells the story of Dolores Huerta, among the most important, yet least-known, activists in American history. Co-founder of the first farmworkers union with Cesar Chavez, she tirelessly led the fight for racial and labor justice, becoming one of the most defiant feminists of the 20th century.
March 23 | Bristol Train Station
Believe in Bristol is gearing up for a BRAND NEW spring fundraiser, Dancing Downtown: Adult Prom! Join us Friday, March 23, 2018 at the Bristol Train Station and party with a purpose!
This event includes all your favorite prom staples from balloon arches and photo booths to finger foods and a DJ with the added bonus of games and a bar! Nominate your friends and vote for King and Queen, dance the night away with our DJ, and create fun memories along the way — all while supporting a local non profit organization! This event is open to anyone and everyone over the age of 21. Relive your high school glory days: dust off that old dress, suit, or just use the night as an excuse to look good and have fun!
TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Individual and couple tickets will be available for sale both at the Believe in Bristol office and online HERE for $25 and $40 respectively. Tables will be available for purchase through the Believe in Bristol Office only at $150 for 8 seats (table quantity limited). Tickets include entry, food, two drinks, and photo booth access. King and Queen nominations, extra drinks, games, and official photos will be cash only.
Dancing Downtown: Adult Prom is a fundraiser for Believe in Bristol; all proceeds will benefit the Main Street Program and downtown revitalization efforts. For more information, please contact the Believe in Bristol at 423-573-2201 or firstname.lastname@example.org. As a Certified Main Street Community, Downtown Bristol has more to offer every day more activities, more shops, more homes, more offices and more life. Believe in Bristol is a nonprofit 501 ( c ) 3 organization composed of dedicated citizens, business owners, government officials and other friends of Bristol who recognize the role a vital downtown plays in preserving and furthering our communities identity, spirit and economy.