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A tribute to Tennessee Ernie Ford

September 19, 2010 | 12 am

Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion celebrates the life of Tennessee Ernie Ford with a tribute to his music at The Paramount Center of the Arts on Sunday, September 19th from 1pm-2pm. The Bristol Historical Association will conduct the ceremony and his music will be performed by local bluegrass standouts Duty Free.

The birthplace of Tennessee Ernie Ford, located on 1223 Anderson Street in Bristol, has been carefully preserved by the Bristol Historical Association since they purchased the home in 1991. The home is now open for tours and everyone is urged to visit. For more information, email The Bristol Historical Association at bha@bristolhistoricalassociation.com.