Thank you to our 2015 Festival Sponsors.

To learn more about becoming a sponsor in 2016, please contact Carey Kidd at ckidd@BirthplaceofCountryMusic.org. Sponsors will be updated on this page in Spring 2016.


2015 Platinum Sponsors



Tennessee Arts Commission

City of Bristol TN



Platinum Media Sponsors

Bristol Herald Courier
Fox Tri-Cities
Ti Cities CW


Media Sponsors

Heritage TV
King University


The Loafer
Voice Magazine for Women
WDVX 89.9
 WEHC 90.7
 WETS 89.5

Friends of the Festival

Believe in Bristol
Bristol Chamber of Commerce
The Crooked Road
Pick Bristol


Smithsonian Affiliate
Sunny Side Trail

Gold Sponsors

Better Together
United Company


Sugarlands Shine

Silver Sponsors

Settler's Life
Ball Corp
Bank of Tennessee


Earhart Campground
Friendship Ram
 Friendship Ford


First Bank and Trust
Bank of Marion
Emory and Henry College
Mellow Mushroom


Wells Fargo

 Bronze Sponsors

Aire Serv of Wise County

Appalachian Chiropractic Wellness Center

Atmos Energy

AtWork Personnel Services

Ballpark Signs

Bath Planet of the Tri-Cities


Blood Assurance

Bolts & Screws

Bristol Golf Carts

Bristol, TN School System

Burke, Powers & Harty


Campbell Printing

Cavalier Comics

Cavalier Pharmacy

Citizens Bank

Comfort Systems USA

Cricket Wireless

Danny Mullins Insurance

EcoLogical Energy Systems

Edward Jones – Rob Simis and Greg Fahn

Elliott Lawson & Minor, P.C.

Express AV, LLC

Ferguson Animal Hospital

First Tennessee Foundation

Holston River Brewing Co.

Jerry Peters Sales

John & Brenda Fincher

Kerr-Boswell, Inc./Auto-Owners Ins.

King University

Lynn & Angel Dougherty

Marsh Propane

Meade Tractor

Mike & Karen Spear

Necessary Oil

New Peoples Bank

Old Virginia Hand Hewn Log Homes


Pratt-Triad Packaging & Display


Renasant Bank

Seaman Corporation

Shearer’s Foods Inc.

Sunbelt Rentals

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise

TriSummit Bank

United Southeast Federal Credit Union


Virginia Electric and Supply

William C. Horne, DDS

William Handy, MD


The Birthplace of Country Music has an extensive variety of sponsorship opportunities available for our wide array of projects and events throughout the year. We welcome the opportunity to work with you on creating a sponsorship package that will help creatively market and brand your organization while supporting the mission of the Birthplace of Country Music. For more information on the sponsorship opportunities available, please contact Carey Kidd at ckidd@birthplaceofcountrymusic.org.