Border Bash: Carolina Catskins
May 20, 2016 | 7 pm
Downtown Bristol | MAP
BORDER BASH ANNOUNCEMENT!
Due to the weather,Border Bashbands, Carolina Catskins & The Tennessee Stifflegs, will be moved indoors toMachiavelli's Bristol! Come out and enjoy some great music inside from the rain!
Birthed in North Carolina, the Carolina Catskins are known for their jugband sound and Appalachian Swing. Band members include Lanky Strawbones, Dirty "big spicey" Spice, Rhino Horn, Ginger Tiddley Winks, and Hersh Mcgersh.
Border Bash, a free summer concert series held annually May through August, celebrates its 17th anniversary including children’s activities, arts & craft and food vendors in addition to live music and much more. All the events will be in the 400 & 500 Block of State Street this year, except for June 17th, which will be held in the Downtown Center, and July 4th, which will be held in Cumberland Square Park.
Border Bash is a free community event supported by the Cities of Bristol, Virginia/Tennessee, Anne and Ben Cowan, Bank of Tennessee, Blackbird Bakery, Blakley-Mitchell Co., Brown, Edwards & Co., Camellia Digital, Coca-Cola Bottling Company, Express AV Productions, New Peoples Bank, Renasant Bank, Revolution Curbside Recycling, Strongwell Corporation, The Bristol Hotel: McCall Capital, LLC, Tom and Barbara Smith/ Merrill Lynch, Tri City Tent and Event, Walling Distributing, Wells Fargo and media sponsors Bristol Herald Courier, Radio Bristol, 99.3 The X, Electric 94.9 FM, WCYB-5, and WXBQ 96.9 FM.