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5 Out & About things to do

August 8th, 2014 9:13 am by Staff Reports

5 Out & About things to do

The Whipstitch Sallies

Nightrain, the ultimate Guns N’ Roses tribute experience, will be coming to Numan’s Cafe and Sports Bar in downtown Johnson City tonight. This high-energy tribute act plays each song from the “Appetite for Destruction” album with accuracy to Guns N’ Roses music and attitude. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door. 926-7665.

The Whipstitch Sallies will be returning to Down Home on Thursday, Aug. 14. The Indianapolis-based four-member female music group performs “rocking bluegrass with traditional instruments, but electrifying verve.” The concert will begin at 8 p.m. Tickets are $12 at the door. 929-9822 or

Winged Deer Park’s Lakeside Concert Series continues with Kids Our Age on Thursday, Aug.14. The concert will take place at Winged Deer Park’s Goulding Amphitheatre. The performance will begin at 7 p.m. and there is no charge for admission. 283-5815 or

The Netherland Inn 7th Annual Lo Country Boil will take place Saturday. The event will include food, dancing, music from Duelling Pianos and more. Festivities will take place at the Kingsport Farmers Market. The social hour will begin at 6 p.m., with dinner and entertainment starting at 7 p.m. Tickets are $50. 384-0135 or 246-1104 or

The Eliminator Band, the original ZZ Top tribute band, will take the stage at Bristol’s Downtown Center on Aug. 14. The Eliminator Band faithfully reproduces the tone, taste and tenacity of ZZ Top, performing classic hits like “LaGrange” and “Tush.” The concert will begin at 7 p.m. and is free of charge. 764-4171 or

Beth Snapp will perform on the courthouse step for Music on the Square in downtown Jonesborough tonight at 7. Her sound encompasses pop, jazz, folk and occasionally a little bluegrass to make it a distinctive mix and a genre all its own. Free, bring your lawn chair.

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