Regional Music and Arts
Music and the Arts of the region showcases the hertiage and culture that is Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.
The Fold, located in Hiltons, VA, is the homestead of country music legends: The Carter Family. Enjoy good, old-fashion, foot-stomping bluegrass every Saturday night and during the Carter Family Memorial Music
Festival the first weekend in August.
This 250-mile driving trail winds through the southwest Virginia countryside. Bristol is one of the seven major music hubs along the way. The trail includes some of the most significant sites in the history of American country music. Each venue gives the visitor a chance to enjoy the sounds of the area including Bristol TN/VA, the birthplace of country music.
Connects you to art studios, wineries, galleries, agritourism sites, and other points of interest in Southwest Virginia. Bristol is a part of the Countryside Trail.
An arts council formed as a service organizaiton for artists, arts organizations and other cultrual endeavors throughout the Mountain Empire.