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 – 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 – If you are traveling to the area by air, the Tri-Cities Regional Airport, TN/VA [LINK http://www.triflight.com/] is located at 2525 Highway 75 in Blountville, TN, approximately 20 minutes away from Bristol.
Free street parking is limited around State Street and the festival grounds. Look for our Bristol Rhythm & Roots parking signs and check out 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.
Take the Shuttle!
Pay once, and use your shuttle pass all weekend long! Cash only. Children 12 and under are FREE.
Shuttles from the VA side of town will drop off on Cumberland Street in front of the Bristol VA Courthouse.
Shuttles from the TN side of town will drop off at The Downtown center located behind the Country Mural Stage.