Tri-Cities TN/VA: Few clouds, 48.2 °F
Town Square Burnsville, NC
Sponsored by the Traditional Voices Group and held the last Saturday in September, the Old Timey Days Festival features crafters demonstrating candle, basket, quilt and rug making. Antique tractors and autos are displayed. Clogging teams perform. Live music by Rob Levin, Dellinger and Ritter, MHHS Bluegrass Band and Work In Progress. Vendors, food and drink. Free to the public. oldtimeyfallfestival.com 828-682-9654
Historic Cove Creek School 207 Dale Adams Road Sugar Grove, North Carolina 28679 (7 miles west of Boone)
Playhouse Family Music Festival, 10 am-5 pm. Features Parents Choice Award Winner Billy Jonas, Appalachian Reggae with Ras Alan, African drumming and storytelling with OrisiRisi, kids’ talent show, plus kids’ activities, crafts, food, and so much more! www.goPlayhouse.org. 828-263-0011.
Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park in Elizabethton, TN
Historic Downtown Jonesborough
30460 Blossom Road Damascus, VA 24236-2330 (276) 475-6009
The Ransom McCoy Band will play the Friday night dance at the Lions Club in Chilhowie, Virginia on June 25, 2010. For a great time, fellowship and clean family fun, come listen and/or dance to the music of the Ransom McCoy Band. The band plays classic country, country rock, line dancing music, slow dance music, waltz music and clogging music. Hope to see you there! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1Hn_KTdSe4A
Exchange Place Living History Farm
4812 Orebank Road
The 26th Exchange Place Spring Garden Fair will be held Saturday, April 24, from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday, April 25, from 12 - 5 p.m. at Exchange Place Living History Farm, 4812 Orebank Road in Kingsport, Tennessee. Thousands of plants will be for sale with an emphasis on natives, herbs, perennials, and heirloom plants, along with garden accessories and related crafts. The Fair will also feature garden talks, children's activities, ol' timey music and traditional foods, as well as demonstrations of springtime activities on an 1850s farm such as sheep shearing and plowing.
Bullit Park -103 Shawnee Avenue Big Stone Gap, VA 24219