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New Year's Eve Fundraiser at the Train Station

December 31, 2012
All aboard for an evening filled with food, music & dancing at the New Year's Eve Fundraiser to benefit the Bristol Train Station Foundation!Swing dance into 2013 with Roger Bailey & The Sophisticates! Special swing dance classes will be offered prior to the event by Ashby Dickerson — sign up by calling 276-623-4400.You can also enjoy a cigar on the enclosed patio. Activities include:8pm — Cocktail hour and hors d'oeuvres;9pm — Band and dancing; and12am — Balloon drop followed by breakfast.Tickets: $125. Black tie optional attire. To purchase tickets, visit http://www.thebristoltrainstation.org/.

New Year's Eve Concert at Theatre Bristol

December 31, 2012
Blues and BBQ at Theatre Bristol on New Year's Eve! Open bar provided by Theatre Bristol. BBQ Plate is included in the price of admission.Opening Music — Jimi Hall, solo artist; Opening Band — Thursday Evening Porch Choir; andFeature Band — Billy Crawford Band.Doors open at 8pm; Tickets only $20 or $35 per couple.For more information, contact CWAC Promotions, 423-416-2150

Wine & Cheese Tasting at Inari Wines to Benefit Crossroads Medical Mission

December 28, 2012
A Wine & Cheese Tasting will be held at Inari Wines on December 28 to benefit Crossroads Medical Mission, from 7pm to 9pm. It will include four wines, three cheeses, crackers and sparkling water for those who prefer it. Tickets available at: Inari Wines, 39 Piedmont Avenue, Bristol, VA; Crossroads Medical Mission, 300 West Valley Drive, Bristol, VA; and Faith Lutheran Church, 2909 Weaver Pike, Bristol, TN.Suggested contribution of $25. Checks payable toCrossroads Medical Mission.Reservations must be made by December 22, 2012. Ticket sale contributions will be matched by Thrivent Financial! Call 276-466-1600 for more information.

See wonderful photographs and check out all that downtown has to offer on Rachel Eppard's blog, I Love Downtown Bristol!


Christmas Parade on State Street, December 2012
December 26, 2012
If you haven't done so already, check out the wonderful photographs of various downtown events by our student blogger: http://i-love-downtown-bristol.tumblr.com/. Rachel Eppard, a photography student at Virginia Intermont, has been taking photographs all over our downtown and writing about her experiences on her blog, I Love Downtown Bristol. And keep coming back to the site — Rachel will be updating with photographs next year too!

Upcoming Events

December Holiday Storytime, Various Youth Activities, and the Nevermore Book Club at the Bristol Public Library

December 01 - 31, 2012

Pinterest Project Saturdays starting at blowfish emporium

December 01 - 31, 2012

City Mac Workshops Every Day!

December 01 - 31, 2012

Featured Artists at 606 State Street Gallery: Pat Lehmkuhl and Carl Jenkins

December 01 - 31, 2012

Solo show by King College photography student Jessany Bowman at CityMug

December 01 - 31, 2012

King College's 2012 High School Photo Contest Exhibition at Bristol Public Library

December 03 - 29, 2012

Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion Weekend Passes on Sale for $40

December 04 - 31, 2012

Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion Day Passes on Sale Now

December 06, 2012 - August 31, 2013

K. P. Duty's Holiday Hours

December 24, 2012 - January 01, 2013

Bristol Public Library: Holiday Closing Hours

December 24, 2012 - January 01, 2013

Last Call in Concert at O'Mainnin's Pub

December 26, 2012

Champagne Brunch at K. P. Duty

December 26, 2012

JP Parsons at O'Mainnin's Pub

December 27, 2012

Scratch River Telegraph Co. — Electric Ills — We Killed Las Vegas all at O'Mainnin's

December 28, 2012

Wine & Cheese Tasting at Inari Wines to Benefit Crossroads Medical Mission

December 28, 2012

Break On Through — A Tribute to the Doors at 620 State

December 29, 2012

Cutthroat Shamrock at O'Mainnin's Pub

December 31, 2012

New Year's Eve Party at Machiavelli's

December 31, 2012

New Year's Eve Concert at Theatre Bristol

December 31, 2012

Dirty Bourbon River Show at 620 State

December 31, 2012

New Year's Eve Fundraiser at the Train Station

December 31, 2012

Dine at K. P. Duty's on New Year's Eve

December 31, 2012

Bristol Rhythm & Roots Weekend Passes on Sale for $45

January 01 - May 31, 2013

January Storytime, Various Youth Activities, and the Nevermore Book Club at the Bristol Public Library

January 01 - 31, 2013

606 State Street Jammers at 606 State Street Gallery in January

January 01 - 31, 2013

606 State Street Gallery: January Featured Artist is Linda Hamilton & Student Featured Artist is Lurah Lowry

January 01 - 31, 2013

Virgie R. Fleenor Art Gallery to Feature Twin City Photo Club in Exhibit in January & February

January 03 - February 27, 2013

The Beaver Creek Storytellers at 606 State Street Gallery

January 03, 2013

The Paramount Center for the Arts presents An Evening with Dailey and Vincent

January 05, 2013

Beaver Creek Storytellers: Old Christmas Celebration at the Bristol Public Library

January 06, 2013

Carol Stone Piano Studio's presents THE PESKANOV PIANO FESTIVAL CONCERT

January 06, 2013

Beer Tasting at Inari Wines

January 11, 2013

January Ballroom Class at Bristol Ballet — Swing Dance!

January 11, 2013

Wine Tasting at Inari Wines

January 12, 2013

Beer Tasting at Inari Wines

January 18, 2013

Wine Tasting at Inari Wines

January 19, 2013

Beer Tasting at Inari Wines

January 25, 2013

The Masters of Bluegrass at the Paramount

January 25, 2013

Wine Tasting at Inari Wines

January 26, 2013

Beer Tasting at Inari Wines

February 01, 2013

Wine Tasting at Inari Wines

February 02, 2013

Buechner Institute Lecture by Michael Perry

February 04, 2013

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