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Festival Location

Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion takes place in Downtown Bristol, Tennessee/Virginia.

Address: 416 State Street, Bristol, TN 37620

Festival Map


By Car — From I-81 North/South

Travel 1-81 to Exit 3 toward Bristol going 1.7 miles on I-381, which then becomes Commonwealth Avenue. Travel 1.2 miles on Commonwealth Avenue to State Street.

By Car – from I-26 East/West

By Car – From I-26 East/West – Take Exit 46 towards Bristol, 17.8 miles. Merge on I-381 via Exit 3 towards Bristol. Travel 1.7 miles on I-381, which then becomes Commonwealth Avenue. Travel 1.2 miles to State Street.

By Air – to Tri-Cities Airport (TRI)

If you are traveling to the area by air, the Tri-Cities Airport, TN/VA is located at 2525 Highway 75 in Blountville, TN, approximately 20 minutes away from Bristol.

By Bus – to Exit 5 VDOT Park and Ride Lot

Take the Official Route to Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion with Virginia Breeze. Hop aboard the Highlands Rhythm bus route from Washington, D.C. to Bristol, VA. The destination lot is located at 5815 Island Road in Bristol, VA. Travel 2.3 miles to State Street.





We wish to thank the official host hotels of Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion for their fine hospitality:

Hampton Inn

3299 W State St
Bristol, TN 37620

Delta Hotels

31355 Lindon Drive
Bristol, VA 24202

Courtyard Marriott

3169 Linden Drive
Bristol, VA 24201

Fairfield Inn

3285 W State St
Bristol, TN 37620
(423) 574-4500

Hilton Garden Inn

325 Village Cir
Bristol, VA 24201

Motel 6

21561 Clear Creek Road
Bristol, VA 24202
(276) 466-6060

Quality Inn & Suites

260 Bristol East Road
Bristol, VA 24202
(276) 669-8164

The Bristol Hotel

510 Birthplace of Country Music Way
Bristol, VA 24201
(276) 696-3535

The Sessions Hotel

833 State St
Bristol, VA 24201
(276) 285-5040

Econo Lodge

912 Commonwealth Ave
Bristol, VA 24201
(855) 516-1090

Red Roof Inn

2139 Lee Highway
Bristol, VA 24201
(276) 466-8800

Quality Inn & Suites

3281 West State Street
Bristol, TN 37620
(423) 797-4822


Sugar Hollow Campground

23261 Sugar Hollow Road

Bristol, VA 24202


Bristol RV Park

1798 Copperhead Road

Bristol, TN 37620


For more lodging information on Bristol, please visit Discover Bristol’s website.

Parking & Shuttles

Free Parking

Free street parking is limited around State Street and the festival grounds. Look for our Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion parking signs and check our festival map for parking locations. To help reduce our carbon footprint we strongly advise carpooling or parking at one of our shuttle pick-up sites.

ADA Parking

ADA parking is available at Regions Bank (corner of Volunteer Parkway and Shelby Street). Once your state issued identification is verified, you will then be instructed where to park. ADA parking is limited and filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. The Disabled Veterans of America (DVA) operate the ADA parking area. Donations to DVA for parking there are appreciated.

Paid Parking

Paid parking and private lots are available throughout the city.


Shuttle service is available at several area hotels

Pay once, and use your shuttle pass all weekend long! Cash only. Children 12 and under are FREE. Shuttles will drop off at the Birthplace of Country Music Museum and at The Downtown center located behind the Country Mural Stage.

Buy Tickets


Celebrating the 23rd anniversary of Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion in 2024, the Festival is produced by the Birthplace of Country Music. Get your tickets now!