Papa Joe Smiddy Music Festival

This festival, presented by the Cove Ridge Foundation, promotes the musical heritage of Appalachian culture. Bands include Dr. Folk Soul Revival, ETSU Old Time Pride Band, ETSU Bluegrass Pride Band, and Papa Joe Smiddy & Reedy Creek.

Advanced ticket sales are $10 per person and can per purchased at the following places: Kingsport Chamber of Commerce, Addington Oil in Weber City, Midtown Quick Stop in Gate City, UVA-Wise, Natural Tunnel State Park, and on-line at Day of the event tickets are $15 per person.

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 $10 advance tickets, $15 at the gate.