Marion Video Tour
The Town of Marion has posted a new Video Tourbook on the town’s Web site at www.marionva.org Look for the Video Tour link and click on “Welcome.”
We’re proud to have our own supporting video on the Town’s Video Tourbook.
Celtic Fiddle Festival
Where: Heartwood in Abingdon, Virginia
When: Tuesday, February 3rd
Three of the world’s best Celtic fiddlers will appear in concert at Heartwood Tuesday, February 3 at 7:00 p.m. in a fundraiser to benefit The Crooked Road, William King Museum of Art and Barter Theatre. Kevin Burke of Ireland, Andre Bruton of Quebec and Christian Lemaitre of Brittany will be accompanied by master Celtic guitarist Nicolas Quemener, also of Brittany. Details and tickets at:
BCM Museum Featured
The official 2015 Virginia Travel Guide and Tennessee Vacation Guide have launched, both highlighting Bristol on their covers. Birthplace of Country Music Museum was chosen as one of three covers that the state of Virginia is issuing this year. The Tennessee Vacation Guide pictures stars of the hit ABC TV show Nashville and Bristol, the Birthplace of Country Music, gets a shout-out alongside the photo of Deacon, Luke and Will rockin' at the Ryman.
To request a free 2015 Virginia Travel Guide or view online, visit virginia.org.
To request a free 2015 Tennessee Vacation Guide or view online, visit tnvacation.com.
The Lincoln Theatre
Where: The Lincoln Theatre, Main Street, Marion, VA
When: Winter of 2015
The Lincoln Theatre in Historic Downtown Marion, Virginia presents a stellar lineup of events to warm hearts in the cold of winter. There are too many performances and performers to list here, so we suggest you visit thelincoln.org/all-shows/ for information and ticket prices.
Song Of The Mountains, the award-winning PBS Television series returns to The Lincoln stage for a live performance taping on Saturday, February 7 with Redhead Express, Black Mountain Shine, Virginia Remnants, and Wise Old River.
January Jams in Abingdon
Where: Barter Theatre, Main Street, Abingdon, Virginia
When: Thursdays & Fridays
The Abingdon Music Experience presents a variety of outstanding performers in an intimate setting this month at Barter Theatre in Abingdon. Artist listings and performance dates and times are posted at
abingdonmusicexperience.com/january-jams-2015/ along with additional information about this performance series. Thursday Jams at Abingdon’s Market Pavilion, also a presentation of Abingdon Music Experience, are described and listed at abingdonmusicexperience.com/category/thursday-jams/
Where: Birthplace of Country Music Museum, Bristol, Virginia
When: Now through February 28, 2015
Now showing at the Birthplace of Country Music Museum's Performance Theater, Documenting Appalachia: An Appalshop Film Series. Screenings are free with paid museum admission. This outstanding film series continues through February 28, 2015. The vision of the Birthplace of Country Music is to promote and celebrate Bristol, VA/TN as the birthplace of country music. birthplaceofcountrymusic.org/museum