Events from September 11 – July 4 – The Birthplace of Country Music
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Ongoing Exhibits

Through text and artifacts, multiple theater experiences, film and sound, and interactive displays, the Birthplace of Country Music Museum shares the story of the 1927 Bristol Sessions recordings, explores how evolving sound technology shaped their success, and highlights how this rich musical heritage lives on in today’s music.

Bluegrass Jam

Birthplace of Country Music Museum 101 Country Music Way, Bristol, VA, United States

The Birthplace of Country Music Museum in partnership with the East Tennessee Bluegrass Association is hosting a monthly gathering of local musicians for a bluegrass jam session!

Farm and Fun Time featuring Darrell Scott, John Long

Be part of the studio audience for WBCM Radio Bristol's throwback live variety show featuring renowned singer-songwriter Darrell Scott, Delta blues man John Long, and hosted by Kris Truelsen and his house band Bill and the Belles.

NEW! Museum Story Time!

Birthplace of Country Music Museum 101 Country Music Way, Bristol, VA, United States

Join us in the museum's Learning Center for our new monthly Museum Story Time program! Aimed at toddler-age children and their grown-ups, we will come together on the first Friday of each month for a music- or Appalachia-related storybook, a tune or two, and a related activity or coloring sheet. This month's book is Coat of Many Colors written by Dolly Parton and illustrated by Brooke Boynton-Hughes.

Farm and Fun Time featuring The Deslondes, Erika Lewis

Be part of the studio audience for WBCM Radio Bristol's throwback live variety show featuring New Orleans quintet, The Deslondes, and Erika Lewis, hosted by Kris Truelsen and his house band Bill and the Belles.