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Splash Day for People with Disabilities

The Splash Pad 1101 M.L.K. Jr Dr, Kingsport, TN

Riverview Splash Pad will be open for a free session for those with disabilities on May 27th from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. All ages are welcome. For more information […]

Free

Final Friday Food Truck Rally

Centennial Park 245 E Main St, Kingsport, TN

Come visit Centennial Park for the Final Friday Food Truck Rally. Food trucks will be in attendance serving up delicious local eats. This Friday’s Food Trucks include: -Opie’s Pizza Wagon […]

Free

Wildlife Painting Workshop

Kingsport Carousel 350 Clinchfield Street, Kingsport, TN

The Office of Cultural Arts is happy to present International Master Wildlife Artist Suzanne Barrett Justis,who is offering a 3 day painting workshop right here in downtown Kingsport! This workshop […]

$320

All About Resin

The Inventor Center 118 Shelby Street, Kingsport, TN

Instructor, Elena Corradino will be teaching this hands-on class on how to use this exciting and trending art medium! Learn techniques to create your own abstract Resin Coasters… Students will […]

$98

Pet Adoption Event at Kingsport Public Library

Kingsport Public Library 400 Broad St, Kingsport, TN

Looking to add a new member to your family or help out a local shelter? The Bridge Home No Kill Animal Rescue will be at Glenn Bruce Park in partnership […]

Wildlife Painting Workshop

Kingsport Carousel 350 Clinchfield Street, Kingsport, TN

The Office of Cultural Arts is happy to present International Master Wildlife Artist Suzanne Barrett Justis,who is offering a 3 day painting workshop right here in downtown Kingsport! This workshop […]

$320

Preschool Storytime at Kingsport Public Library

Kingsport Public Library 400 Broad St, Kingsport, TN

Kingsport Public Library will be offering storytime on Tuesdays in May for children ages 3-5. All social distance guidelines will be followed; space limited to 20 people (children included). This is an indoor event. Masks are recommended. For more information, visit kingsportlibrary.org

Free

Lunchtime Live Concert Series at Kingsport Public Library

Kingsport Public Library 400 Broad St, Kingsport, TN

Join Kingsport Public Library and the Friends of the Kingsport Public Library this summer for Friday Lunchtime Live Concerts in Glen Bruce Park. Concerts will be held in Glen Bruce Park at 12 p.m. and feature local musicians and food trucks. The concerts will take place from June 3 – July 15.  Friday Lunchtime Live […]

Free

Intro to Book Binding

The Inventor Center 118 Shelby Street, Kingsport, TN

Join us at The Inventor Center on June 3rd from 6:00-8:00 p.m. as Shannon Kelly guides us through the process of making a hardcover, single-section pamphlet book. Students will learn techniques including sewing a text block, attaching a hard cover, glueing down endpages, and applying book cloth. Tools used include a bone folder, awl, bookbinding […]

$40

Twilight Alive Concert Series

Downtown Kingsport Broad Street, Kingsport, TN

Come bring a chair to downtown Kingsport and enjoy some free tunes! Broad Street will be the site of the Twilight Alive Concert series on Friday Nights in June and July. This year’s schedule is as follows: June 3: Departure- Journey Tribute Band June 10: Benny Wilson Band & Ivy Road June 17: Smokey Jones […]

Free

Cat Adoption Day

Petworks 3101 E Stone Dr, Kingsport, TN

Cone give a furry friend a new home at PETWORKS Cat Adoption Day. Adoption fees have been dropped to $20 for adult cats and $40 for kittens 6 months old and younger. This event takes place June 4th from 1:00- 5:30 at PETWORKS, 3101 E Stone Drive. For more information, visit www.petworkstn.com

EVENT CALENDAR PURPOSE AND CRITERIA


A calendar has been created called the This is Kingsport events calendar which will serve as a non-public forum to provide citizens with information about social and organizational gatherings held within the city. The city will disseminate information to the public through this online calendar about social and organizational gatherings which are conducted or promoted by community partners with which the city currently has partnership agreements. Additionally, social or organizational gatherings held on city owned property to which the public at large is invited will be published on this calendar.


Each year the city enters into partnership agreements with multiple community partners some of whom in turn support the city by organizing events or promoting events of members and affiliates. By creating a common source for the dissemination of information about community events the city will be furthering its support of those community partners which in turn support the city. Moreover, the city wishes to and will benefit from highlighting gatherings which will be of benefit and enjoyment to the public.


Community partners may communicate their events or those which they promote to the city which will disseminate the information through the event calendar. Furthermore, the city of Kingsport will publish on the calendar those community events which are held on city property. In order to achieve the city’s goals only those events described herein will be published on the This is Kingsport event calendar which will be curated by city staff.