Entries by adrienne

It’s Almost Christmas Connection Time!

Kingsport’s 39th Annual Christmas Connection, a free admission event, is to be held November 9 – 11 at the Kingsport Civic Auditorium. Sponsored by the Kingsport Office of Cultural Arts, Christmas Connection hosts some of the region’s best arts and crafts vendors. The Civic Auditorium will be filled with holiday wreaths & floral arrangements, primitive […]

Beetlejuice Under The Stars at Bays Mountain

Halloween is lasting a little bit longer this year! Beetlejuice is the second movie for the Cinema Under The Stars series! Extend your Halloween and join us for an outdoor movie in the Bays Mountain Amphitheater on November 10. The movie will begin at 8 p.m., and the gates will open at 7 p.m. No […]

City Clerk Elected President of Clerks’ Association

Kingsport’s City Clerk Angie Marshall accepted a new role as president of the Tennessee Association of Municipal Clerks and Recorders (TAMCAR) last week. Since 2010 Marshall has worked as the City Clerk and has been a member of TAMCAR. She has steadily climbed her way up TAMCAR’s chain of succession since being elected as secretary […]

Kingsport Farmers Market Holds 1st Annual Fall Festival

The Kingsport Farmers Market will hold its 1st Annual Fall Festival on October 20, 2018, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Kingsport Farmers Market.  Along with your favorite vendors, we will be celebrating the fall harvest with live music, kids’ activities and more.  Food City will have their smoker on site, and they will […]

Create Awesome Gifts – Resin Coasters!

Create your own unique hand-crafted gifts while learning about three new craft styles – resin, alcohol ink and acrylic pouring. Instructor, Elena Corradino will be teaching a hands-on class about how to create 9 pieces of art using these three styles. Each participant will make two acrylic pour bisque coasters, four porcelain alcohol ink coasters, […]

4th Annual Pumpkin Plunge At The Kingsport Aquatic Center

The Kingsport Aquatic Center’s 4th Annual Pumpkin Plunge is set for Saturday, October 13. From 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., children ages 12 and younger are invited to plunge into the Palmer Center Foundation Warm Pool and retrieve a pumpkin to decorate, participate in Halloween games and swim in the indoor pools. Admission is $5 […]

Dobyns-Bennett Culinary Arts Students to prepare locally sourced meal

Come celebrate the harvest season at the first annual Farm to Table Dinner at the Kingsport Farmers Market on November 1st. Enjoy a meal prepared by Dobyns-Bennett Culinary Arts students and instructors to raise funds for the Dobyns-Bennett Career and Technical Education Programs. The Kingsport Farmers Market and Kingsport City Schools will host the farmers’ […]

5th Annual Drool Paw-ty Hosted At Kingsport Aquatic Center

The Kingsport Aquatic Center’s Outdoor Water Park has gone to the dogs. Dogs and their owners are invited to the 5th Annual Drool Paw-ty on Saturday, October 6th from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Owners can bring their dogs to swim at the Outdoor Water Park for the final swim of the season. Admission is […]

Inventor Center Sneak Peek

Kingsport’s Creative Community has been quietly but diligently at work, planning, plotting and preparing for a new meeting and making space. The Inventor Center – a hub for blending of 21st century modern tools, traditional arts and cutting edge entrepreneurial resources, is under construction and the public is invited for a Sneak Peek. The Sneak […]