Downtown Bristol Events
May 25 | Bristol Station Brews & Taproom
Join Bristol Station for another Craft Beer Challenge!
Owner/Brewer Ken Monyak and his challenger will each create a Smoked Peach IPA to be tasted and voted on by our patrons that evening. Winner will be decided by the popular vote!
Feeding Frenzy Mobile will be on hand as well with some tasty snacks.
May 25 – August 24 | Bristol Public Library
Join BPL for a free, fun, engaging, and different look into writing. In this class, students will not focus on structure, form, or rules, but on the freedom of writing. It is the goal of the class to open the mind to its full creative potential by allowing participants to write what they want, how they want to write it. Sessions will be student lead and will engage in topics and subjects that are of interest to the students. The atmosphere is casual and jovial. This class is designed for all those 18 and up who wish to try their hand at creative writing.
May 25 | 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.
May 25 | O'Mainnin's Pub
Ryan Ward is a talented, eclectic singer/songwriter, with an endless passion for music. He picked up his first acoustic guitar at the age of 8. Today, Ryan has incorporated many styles from artists that range from Lindsey Buckingham, Stephen Stills, to Led Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page. Ward started writing songs at the age of 17, but focused more on stylistically solving puzzles with the guitar. Currently, Ward is focused on relaying his message through the vibrations of strings and lyric content.
May 26 | Bristol Station Brews & Taproom
The Brian Rigby Band is a modern Rock and Blues group based out of Hoboken, NJ. ALL ORIGINAL, youthful, energetic rock and blues, the likes of which have never been seen before.
May 30 | Cumberland Square Park
The Traditional Memorial Day Services, conducted by Bristol's Fraternal Veterans & Civic Council, will be held on Tuesday, May 30th, at Noon located at Cumberland Square Park War Memorial.
May 31 | Bristol Station Brews & Taproom
East Tennessee Comedy and The Beer Run present the "New Comedians Showcase," an evening of comedy with up-and-coming new talent! This comedy event at Bristol Station showcases top contestants from the recent "Funniest Person in the Tri-Cities" competition: Bryan Morton, Cliff Andrews, James Byrd, Jenny McKinney, & Kris Bell.
Cover is only $5!
June 1 | Downtown Center
The City of Bristol, TN will host "Bristol’s Biggest Block Party" on June 1 from 5-9 pm in the 800 block downtown. There will be live music, free hotdogs for the first 500 guests, inflatables, kids' activities, giveaways and much more.
June 2 | Cumberland Square Park
Bristol's annual Relay for Life will be held Friday, June 2nd from 5pm to midnight in Cumberland Square Park.
Sign up today at relayforlife.org/bristoltn.
Questions? Contact Amy Hopson at 423-502-0207 or firstname.lastname@example.org.