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10 Out & About Things to Do

Sheri Walker • Jan 25, 2018 at 9:01 AM

1. Back in time: 1980s tribute band, The Breakfast Club, returns to Capone’s, 227 E. Main St., Johnson City, on Saturday at 10:30 p.m. Tickets are $12. On Friday, catch the Dugger Band with special guests, the Aaron Jaxon Band, at 10 p.m.. Tickets are $5 for ages 21 and up,  $7 for those under 21; show is for ages 18-up. (928-2295, www.caponesjohnsoncity.com)

2. Come again?: The Mountain Music Museum will re-open on Saturday at 316 Broad Street, Kingsport, with a celebration from 10 a.m. until 9 p.m. Tim White & Troublesome Hollow will perform at 3 p.m., Kaitlyn Baker will perform at 5, and Ralph Stanley II & the Clinch Mountain Boys will perform at 7. Admission is free. For more information, visit www.AppalachianCulturalMusic.org or call 423-573-2262.

3. Let’s dance: TriCities Dance will host its Fourth Friday Dance at the Historic Jonesborough Visitors Center, 117 Boone St., Jonesborough. Music provided by the Steve and Nancy Duo. While the event is billed as ballroom dance, a variety of music is played from the ’50s, ’60s and ’70s. Line dance lessons at 6:30 p.m., drinks and snacks during the break, dance 7-10 p.m., $6 (423-952-0772, tricitiesdanceinfo@gmail.com)

4. Music makers: “An Evening with Jayne Henderson and Wayne Henderson,” stories, music and demos from this father-daughter duo of luthiers, with innovations in eco-sustainability brought to the craft, will be held Friday at the Birthplace of Country Music Museum, 520 Birthplace of Country Music Way, Bristol, Va. Show begins at 7 p.m., $5 suggested donation (423-573-1927, www.birthplaceofcountrymusic.org)

5. Meet you where?: The musical, “Meet Me in St. Louis,” opens this weekend at Jonesborough Repertory Theatre, 125½ W. Main St., Jonesborough, and plays through Feb. 11. Shows run Fridays at 7:30 p.m., Saturdays at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., and Sundays 2 p.m. Tickets are $16 general, $14 students and seniors and $12 group rate (791-4440, 753-1010, jonesboroughtheatre.com)

6. Northfork at the Fold: Glen Harlow and North Fork will present a concert of bluegrass and old-time music Saturday beginning at 7:30 p.m. at the Carter Family Fold, in Hiltons, Virginia. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $10 for ages 12 and up, $2 for children 6-11 and free for children under age 6. For tickets, call 276-386-6054 or visit www.carterfamilyfold.org.

7. At the Down Home: Singer/songwriter Beth Snapp will play at the Down Home from 8-11 p.m. Friday. Tickets are $14 at the door. Harmonica-playing bluesman Wallace Coleman, a self-taught musician and stepson of Robert Johnson, will play Saturday from 8-11 p.m. Tickets are $15 at the door. (929-9822, www.downhome.com.

8. What does happen in Vegas, anyway?: The Foggy Valley Gang’s “What Happens in Vegas …” plays weekends through Feb. 4 at LampLight Theatre, 140 Broad St., Kingsport. Dinner and show will be offered this Saturday beginning with dinner at the Emporium at 5:30 p.m. $30 adults, $17 students age 12-under, free children age 3-under (343-1766, lamplighttheatre.com)

9. Jammin’ in January: January Jams continue this weekend at 8 p.m. at Barter Theatre’s Gilliam Stage, 127 W. Main St., Abingdon, Va. On Friday catch rock band Muddy Magnolias, tickets $20. On Saturday, Booker T. Jones will play, tickets $57.50. Weekend tickets are $70. Doors open at 7:15. (www.bartertheatre.com, 276-628-3991)

10. Music and history: Watauga Valley Fife and Drum Corps, for ages 13 and up, meets Saturdays from 10 a.m.-noon at Sycamore Shoals State Historic Area, 1651 W. Elk Ave., Elizabethton. No experience necessary, just call ahead. Old Time Music with Art Lang takes place the last Sunday of the month from 1:30-4 p.m. Musicians of all levels welcome, including listeners. (543-5808, www.sycamoreshoals.org)

 

 

 

 

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