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Jimmie Rodgers’ “Blue Yodel” Guitar on Display at the Birthplace of Country Music Museum
1928 Martin 000-45 guitar owned by the iconic "Father of Country Music" on display in Bristol through March 2023.
Speaker Series Features Dr. Daniel Pierce on “Myth, Reality, and Moonshine”
Join the conversation in-person or online and tour the special exhibit "It'll Tickle Yore Innards!:" A Hillbilly History of Mountain Dew for free on June 21, 2022.
BCM’s Leah Ross Earns NETTA Pinnacle for Lifetime Achievement
The highest honor presented to an individual or organization that has made a highly significant contribution to the travel and tourism industry in Northeast Tennessee.
Virginia Folklife’s “In Good Keeping in 2022” Film Premiere June 15
Screening and reception for Virginia Folklife's feature-length documentary film showcasing the artists and tradition-bearers from the 2021-2022 class of the Virginia Folklife Apprenticeship Program.