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The Blue Ridge Highlands Region
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The words "Blue Ridge" will begin to conjure up images of the region: majestic mountains, fresh air and tall trees. The Blue Ridge region is all this and more!

There have been many talented people attracted to the beauty of the Highlands, and it is said that country music was born here in the Blue Ridge region, in Bristol. It was here in 1927 that downtown Bristol hosted two weeks of recording sessions that have influenced subsequent bluegrass, gospel and rock and roll artists beyond measure. Visit the Birth of Country Music Alliance, or take a cruise along the Blue Ridge parkway, one of the nations most scenic drives.

And of course, there is Blacksburg, home of Virginia Tech. Stop off here to catch an NCAA Hokies game.

Events within the Blue Ridge Highlands region:

Bob Ross Technique Workshop at Piedmont Arts

Event City:
Event Details:
Spend the day at Piedmont Arts learning to paint like a master with artist Ed Gowen. A 16" x 20" canvas, a roll of paper towels and brushes are required. A canvas may be purchased during class for $10 each. Join us in recreating Bob Ross's: "The Old Oak Tree" on Nov 6 and then "Magnolias" on Dec 4. Admission fee is $75 for nonmembers.
Event Dates:
Nov 01, 2014 to Dec 05, 2014

Event Time:
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Event Contact Phone:
(276) 632-3221

Event Web Site:
http://piedmontarts.org/page.cfm?ID=67

Virginia Lunchbox Lecture

Event City: Roanoke
Event Details:
Visit the History Museum of Western Virginia's second floor George & Louise Kegley Gallery, for an informal lectures on the region's events and interesting figures of the past. There will be a $15 admission for those that are not members of the museum.
Event Dates:
Nov 06, 2014 to Dec 05, 2014

Event Time:
12:00 - 1:00

Event Contact Phone:
(540) 342-5770

Event Web Site:
http://www.history-museum.org/ and http://www.vahistorymuseum.org/