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5 Out & About Things to Do This Weekend

September 27th, 2013 3:58 pm by Staff Report

5 Out & About Things to Do This Weekend


1. Kingsport’s Oktoberfest in downtown Kingsport runs Saturday from 10:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. featuring beer, brats, music, corn hole and more. Information/schedule:

2. The fourth annual Thunder Road Road Run, featuring street rods from across America, will be held today and Saturday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at Appalachian Fairgrounds in Gray. The show is free to the public, but donations will be appreciated. Information: or 571-6430.

3. Jonesborough’s Music On the Square welcomes Robinella to the courthouse steps at 7 tonight for the last MOTS show of the 15th anniversary season. Information:

4. The Symphony of the Mountains Chamber Ensemble will perform at East Tennessee State University Saturday, Sept. 28, at 3 p.m. in the Mathes Hall auditorium. Led by Concertmaster Sean Claire, the ensemble will perform music composed by Beethoven, Saint-Saëns and Schubert. Tickets: $15 general admission, $10 seniors, $5 for students with ID. Patrons may bring a friend for free. Information/tickets:, call 439-4276 or email

5. Exchange Place Living History Farm, 4812 Orebank Road, Kingsport, will hold its 41st annual Fall Folk Arts Festival on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. Admission is $1 for adults and 50 cents for children.  Information: 288-6071 or

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