Model Trains to be showcased in Downtown Kingsport


WHEN: Thursday November 5th from 4-8 pm, Friday November 6th from 4-8 pm, and Saturday November 7th from 10 am-5 pm

WHERE: 252 Broad Street, Downtown Kingsport, Corner of Broad and Center Street

COST: FREE & OPEN to the Public

KINGSPORT – The City of Kingsport Office of Cultural Arts and Engage Kingsport invite you to join model train enthusiasts for a 3-day open house in Downtown Kingsport at 252 Broad Street.‚  Recently, a local benefactor donated several complete train sets to Engage Kingsport.‚  With the support of Downtown Kingsport developers, Urban Synergy, local model train enthusiasts have assembled a working model train and invite the public to come view the trains and talk with the railroad builders over a 3-day reception:‚  Thursday, November 5th from 4-8 pm, Friday, November 6th from 4-8 pm and Saturday, November 7th from 10 am-5 pm.‚ ‚  Formerly known as the Flying Pig Gallery & Studios, 252 Broad Street is located at the corner of Broad and Center Streets in Downtown Kingsport and adjacent to Art in the Heart Gallery.

Thursday, November 5th will be the official start of the Holiday Shopping Season in Kingsport—part of the First Thursday Sip and Stroll events and sure to be a festive way to start November.‚  Over 25 stores will be open from 5-8 pm offering holiday specials and refreshments.‚  Complimentary carriage rides will begin at 5 pm on Market at Broad Street. Art in the Heart Gallery will have a special art reception from 5-8 pm: Women of the Palette: Back to Nature.