Z-Rock Area Events and Happenings
Want to get out and kick about? Here's a listing of some upcoming local events, concerts, festival, and activities where you can hang and have some fun.
Appalachian Fair, Gray Tn 2014
August 18, 2014 thru 8/23, 2014
The Appalachian Fair would like to invite you to come to the fair that will be held August 18-23, 2014 @ the Appalachian Fairgrounds, 100 Lakeview St, Gray, Tn. There will be rides, food, live entertainment and more. Concerts @ 8pm. 8/18--Tyler Farr, 8/19-Thomas Rhett, 8/20--Parmalee, 8/21--Craig Morgan, 8/22--Chase Rice, 8/23--King & Country opening @ 7pm for Francesca Battistelli--8pm. For more information go to: http://www.appalachianfair.com
Support Bristol Veterans
August 21, 2014 through 8/23/2014
This race weekend, August 21-23, Thursday, Friday and Saturday; the Veterans are inviting everyone 21 or over to come to Post 6975, 14 16th St., Bristol, TN 37620; its just off West State Street, look for lighted VFW Marque. No charge for admission, DJ and karaoke tonight. Side Door opens @ 2pm, Front Doors open at 4pm. Dinner will be offered also. Call for more information:(423)383-9619-Cell or (423)764-0381-Post.
Natural Tunnel State Park Events
August 22, 2014 Through 8/24/2014
The Natural Tunnel State Park located @ 1420 Natural Tunnel Parkway, Duffield, Va will be having the following events: 8/22--Outdoor Skills @ 9am, Kayak the Clinch @ 11am. 8/23--Canoe The Clinch @ 9am, Wild Cave Tour @ 2pm, Night Hike @ 8:30am. 8/24--Kayak The Clinch @ 9:30am, Canoe The Clinch @ 2:30pm, Gospel Singing @ 6pm. The Blockhouse Visitor Ctr will be open from 10am-6pm every Saturday & Sunday through Labor Day. For information call 276-940-1643.
Selah Concert Presented By Kingsport Seventh Day Adventist Church
August 28, 2014 Thursday @ 7pm
Selah Concert presented by Kingsport Seventh Day Adventist Church. The Concert will be on Thursday, August 28, 2014 @ 7pm @ Kingsport Civic Auditorium. Tickets are on sale @ Lifeway (in Johnson City and Kingsport) for $10.00 ea. Proceeds go to Hope House. Everyone is invited to come to the concert for a time of Worship & Fellowship and to support a needy cause. For more information, call Robin @ 423-956-0614.
Fourteenth Wee-Cycle It Childrens Consignment Sale
August 27, 2014 28th, 29th & 30th.
The semi-annual Wee-Cycle It Childrens Consignment Sale will be held August 27th, 28th, 29th & 30th at its new location – the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center, One Partnership Circle, Abingdon, VA. Doors are open from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, and from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm on Saturday. Select items will be half-price on Saturday all day. Many items to choose from. Proceeds go to benefit the Woodland Hills Christian Church Missions Team. If you would like more information about Wee-Cycle It, go to wee-cycle-it.com or e-mail email@example.com.
Marine Corps Toys For Tots Golf Tournament Fundraiser
August 29, 2014 Friday, Tee Time--1pm
The Marine Corps Toys For Tots Golf Tournament Fundraiser will be held on Friday, August 29, 2014 @ The Crossing Golf Course, 2585 Tennessee 81, Jonesboro, Tn. Tee Time is @ 1pm. $50.00 Per Person. Registration Deadline: 8/22/2014. 4-Man Shotgun Style Scramble. Trophy Presentation to follow tournament. All donations and proceeds will go towards The Tri-Cities Children In Need During The Christmas Holiday. For more information call: 423-348-8855/8844.
Airborne Poker Run--Come Support Local Wounded Warrior
September 6, 2014 Registration 11:--11:45am, Kickstands Up @ 12:00pm
Come Support a local Hero--Josh Hall was in Afganistan when a landmine changed his life. Registration is 11-11:45 and kickstands up @ 12:00pm @ VFW Post #9724, Hwy 11E, Jonesborough, Tn. 1st stop-Greeneville VFW, 2nd--Erwin Elks Lodge, 3rd--Johnson City VFW, Final Stop back @ Jonesborough VFW for food & music. $5 a hand/best/worst hand wins cash prize, 50/50 raffle, food @ 5:30pm. Live music from local bands @ 6:30pm. For more info: Chris @ 423-956-4548, email: DodgeDreamer0100@Gmail.com.
Lakeside Concert Series @ Winged Deer Park--The Johnson City Symphony
September 7, 2014 Sunday, 6-8pm
Lakeside Concert Series @ The Amphitheater located on the lakefront @ Winged Deer Park, 4137 Bristol Hwy, Johnson City Tn. Admission is FREE!! Bring your lawn chairs. The Johnson City Symphony will be performing on 9/7, Sunday, 6-8pm. For more information, call 423-283-5815 or visit firstname.lastname@example.org.
Leesburg Ruritan Turkey Shoot
September 6, 2014 & Every Saturday Until April, 2015
The Leesburg Ruritan Club is starting their annual Turkey Shoot Event on Saturday, September 6, 2014 from 5-7 PM and will continue each Saturday until April. The club is located at 1429 Old Stagecoach Road, Jonesborough. Cost of each round is $2.50 to participate and will include a concession and prizes. Contact person: Carl at 423-753-6854.
Washington County Fair 2014
September 8, 2014 thru September 13, 2014
Have you herd about the Fun at the Washington County Fair, 17046 Fairground Drive, Abingdon Va. Everyone is invited. There will be games, rides, demolition derby, food, animals. Concerts will be @ 8pm each night. 9/8--Austin Webb, 9/9--Colt Ford, 9/10--Danielle Bradberry, 9/11--Chris Lane, 9/12--Uncle Kracker, 9/13--The Swon Brothers. Go to washcofair.com for more information.
Momma Lous Leather & Jesus N Friends Fall St. Jude Ride
September 13, 2014 Saturday, Ride starts @ 1pm Sharp
Momma Lous Leather & Jesus n Friends 2nd Annual Fall St. Jude Ride will be held on Saturday, 9/13/2014, starting @ 1pm sharp @ Traders Village. (Raindate will be 9/20/2014). Registration fee is $15.00 for rider & $10.00 for passenger. Tickets will be given for prizes with registration fee and you may purchase more for $1 ea or 6 for $5. Ride is about 100 miles long. Hamburgers, Hotdogs, potato & pasta salad will be furnished after the ride. Money raised will be donated to St. Jude. For more information call Bob @ 423-292-0944. ALL RIDERS WELCOME!!!
Red Cross East TN Regional Emergency Preparedness Fair, NE TN VOAD
September 13, 2014 Saturday, 8am-1pm
The American Red Cross will be having a Regional Emergency Preparedness Fair @ University Parkway Baptist Church, 219 University Parkway, Johnson City, Tn. on Saturday, September 13, 2014, 8am - 1pm RAIN OR SHINE. FREE ADMISSION. This fair will help your family and community plan for emergencies & disasters. There will be emergency & disaster response vehicles at the event, vendors with emergency supply items, booths and door prizes. Everyone is invited!!
Remote Area Medical (RAM) Massive Care Outreach--Jonesville Va
September 13, 2014 & 9/14/2014
The Health Wagon with a host of community involvement will be providing a FREE massive health care outreach with Remote Medical (RAM) on 9/13 & 9/14/2014 @ the Lee County Airport in Jonesville, Va. Services being offered are Medical, Dental & Vision provided by Health care providers. They are being offered for uninsured, underinsured and unemployed & those who cannot afford to pay. ALL SERVICES ARE FREE OF CHARGE. Go to www.ramvolunteers.org to volunteer. For more information or questions call the Health Wagon @ 276-328-8850.
American Cancer Society Relay For Life 2014 Schedule ---Tennessee
September 20, 2014 Saturday, 12pm-12am
Everyone is invited to join in on the Walk in the American Cancer Society Relay For Life on Saturday, 9/20, 12pm-12am, Unicoi County-Unicoi County HS. Its free to the public. There will be a Survivor & Caregiver Reception, Candlelight Luminaria Cerermony & more. Call 423-975-0635 or go to RelayForLife.org for more information.