Thanksgiving weekend is the perfect time for black powder shooting. After all, that turkey dinner came from somewhere! Meet at the black powder shooting range behind the Visitor's Center to learn how the frontier folk hunted for food. 18th Century attire is required to participate. Have you always wanted to fire a musket, and never had the chance? We have a lending clothing closet and muskets for those who want to take a turn.... Continue
$50/person, includes both sessions, all supplies and clay firing! During the busy holiday season, take time for yourself to get lost in the joy of making something with intention. Come unwind while creating a fun, easy clay project guaranteed to get your juices flowing. BONUS IDEA: make it a gift! Bring a loved one to take the class with you and give the gift of your time together, or give what you make as a gift for someone else! This 2 class series with Laura Blankenship includes mindful meditation tools and techniques you can take home with you, and combines them with... Continue
Check out some local Bluegrass, November 24! Bluegrass, brisket and beer trifecta! For more info about the band check out their facebook Honey Badgers... Continue
Join Ranger Davis for a special guided interpretive walk through the grounds of Sycamore Shoals and along portions of the walking path. Discover the historical events that took place surrounding Sycamore Shoals and their significance to the formation of our State and Country. Meet in the picnic area beside the Visitor Center. Dress appropriately for the weather as we will be taking a casual stroll on the walking path and through the park grounds. Please no pets. Hike is by reservation only and subject to cancellation due to significantly inclement weather. Reservations must be made by Tuesday, November 21... Continue
“In this hilarious sequel to Greater Tuna, the outrageously funny characters of Tuna Texas are back for Christmas!” “This show is so funny it could make a raccoon laugh affectionately at Davy Crockett.”~ NY POST By Ed Howard, Joe Sears and Jaston Williams Radio station OKKK personalities Thurston Wheelis and Arles Struvie report on various Yuletide activities, focusing on the annual big event, which is the Christmas lawn display competition. The entire Christmas activities are in jeopardy because the Christmas Phantom is on the loose! Audiences will delight in the fact that all 22 characters are played by two quick-changing... Continue
Running 27 days from November 24th to December 23rd.
Based upon the Paramount Pictures Film Written for the Screen by Norman Krasna, Norman Panama and Melvin Frank Music and Lyrics by IRVING BERLIN Book by DAVID IVES and PAUL BLAKE Original Stage Production by WALTER BOBBIE Orchestrations by Larry Blank Vocal and Dance Arrangement by Bruce Pomahac A timeless tale of joy and goodwill filled with Irving Berlin’s call songs, topped off with glorious dancing and lots of snow makes this a show a holiday classic for all audiences! Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas” is the story of Bob and Phil, two showbiz buddies putting on a production in a... Continue
Running 45 days from November 24th to December 30th.
Shop Small Saturday is a National Movement to encourge shoppers to shop with their hometown merchants. Abingdon is taking this and adding entertainment, roasted chestnuts and window displays to the fill you with the hoilday spirit. We hope you will join us in supporting our local merchants, the Barter Theatre and our wonderful resturants. Be sure to follow this page for more information. This is an event you don't want to miss... Continue
Jamie Collins is a singer/songwriter from Bristol, TN. Growing up with a Father who was one of the areas best flat pickers, Jamie was surrounded by talented musicians from birth. She has played with several different ensembles that included her Father, Tony Collins, brother, Blake Collins of Virginia Ground, Heather Berry- Mabe and Tony Mabe, David and Mason Via, The Buddz, Meade Richter, Cameron Owens, Jeff Ingersol, Karla Diller, and musicians she met while attending ETSU's prestiguos Ole Time and Bluegrass program. Come out and hear beautiful original songs about landmarks, legends, love, and tells of "What If"... Jamie sings... Continue
Join us Saturday, Nov 25'th for "Shop Small Saturday" Day long roatating specials 15% to 50% off... Free tastings table expanded... Seasonal Gift Sets available... New Oil & Balsamic Flavors... Spices... Rubs... Herbs... Salts... Peppers... New Stuffed Olives... Gift Baskets...... Continue
Stop by the Abingdon Farmers Market and see all of the local small businesses we have. There are several great gift giving ideas as well as local foods for your family to enjoy.... Continue