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City of Bristol
300 Lee Street
Bristol, VA 24201

Ph: (276) 645-7300

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Events


August
2015
CANCELED DUE TO RAIN

BARK IN THE PARK 2015
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JULY

2015

MUSIC & MOVIES
at
CUMBERLAND SQUARE PARK
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July 2    Band DUTY FREE    Movie Boxtrolls
July 9  Band - IVY ROAD    Movie -Annie
July 16  Band - SHOOTER    Movie - Night at the Museum
July 23 Band KIDS OUR AGE    Movie - Now You See Me
July 30 SENIOR SHOWCHOIR - Paramount Center for the Arts
Movies are sponsored by Bristol Virginia Utilities 

 Music begins at 7:00 pm        Movie begins at 8:45 pm

Bristol Virginia Senior Showchoir 
at the
Paramount Center for the Arts
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CHEERLEADING CAMP
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JUNE
NATIONAL JUNIOR TENNIS LEAGUE (NJTL)
SUMMER PLAYGROUNDS
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NJTL - Children learn the game of tennis through instruction and team play.
SUMMER PLAYGROUNDS- Children enjoy organized playtime, arts & crafts, field trips
education programs and swimming.
AGES: NJTL 6 - 16        PLAYGROUNDS 6 - 12
HOURS : NJTL 9:00 am - 10:30 am     PLAYGROUNDS  11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Both programs will be held at Stonewall Jackson Tennis Courts & School
NJTL & PLAYGROUNDS run from June 1 - July 10
Cost: $30.00 per child with registration made the first day your child attends 
  APRIL
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Easter Egg Hunt at Cumberland Square Park
Saturday, April 4th, 2015. Events begin at 9:30 a.m. with Easter Games, Departmental and Organizational Mascots present, photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny.
The hunting of the eggs will begin at 10:00 a.m. and the event concludes at
10:15 a.m. with the awarding of prizes for special eggs that were found.
Free cotton candy will be available for the children. For more information please contact our office.

MARCH
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ST. Patrick Day Bingo for Senior Adults at the Bristol Mall.

FEBRUARY
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Valentine's Serenade
Have your sweetheart or that special someone treated to a Valentine Serenade on Valentine's Weekend. On Friday, February 13 our department will be delivering serenades by our singing duet teams throughout the city and surrounding areas to workplaces, restaurants, homes, schools, etc. Songs are available for romance, friendship and appreciation. Event runs from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Along with the song a rose and card will also be presented.  Reserve your spot by calling 276-645-7275 and be the luckiest person in February on Friday 13th.

DECEMBER
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CHRISTMAS CARD CONTEST - Bristol Virginia Elementary students in both public and private schools are eligible to compete. First, second, third and fourth place chosen in two divisions grades
K- 2nd and 3rd - 5th. The overall Grand Prize winner will be the
  department's official Christmas Card of 2015. Winners will be on display at the Bristol Mall from
Dec. 22 - 30, 2014.
Cards must be standard (9"x4' folded) Standard envelope size
Card must have design on front and message inside. Please include
name, age, grade and school inside. ONLY TWO COLORS are allowed to design your card. Call 276-645-7275 for more information. Cards must be turned into our office by Dec. 15.
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SENIOR SHOWCHOIR CHRISTMAS SHOW
"Tis' The Holiday Season"
at the Paramount Center for the Arts, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
 Admission: Suggested $5.00 at the door.

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SANTA CALLING -Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 from 6 pm - 7 pm
Children ages 2 - 8 can receive a call from Ole Saint Nick. Calls can be arranged by calling our department's office.

NOVEMBER
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Boys & Girls Basketball
Practices will begin in November at respective schools. Games will be played beginning in December on Saturdays for the boys at Van Pelt and Wallace Middle School while the girl's games begin in January and will be played through the week at Van Pelt.

Thanksgiving Essay Contest
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OCTOBER
A BOOOOOOTIFUL EVENING
at the Bristol Mall
Halloween Costume Contests for all ages.
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SEPTEMBER

Youth Football & Cheerleading
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Games are played during the months of September and October at Sugar Hollow Park in both Pee-Wee and Midget Leagues.