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40 Years of Fun -- 1981-2021 


F3 Free Men’s Workout

Sponsored by F3 Kingsport

6:30-7:30 a.m.

Warriors Path State Park — Duck Island

Fun Fest Fishing Derby

Sponsored by Optimist Club of Colonial Heights, TWRA, Bass Pro Shops of Bristol

8-10 a.m.

Warriors Path State Park — Duck Island

Birding Kingsport Bird Walk

Sponsored by Riverfront Seafood

8-9 a.m.

Fort Patrick Henry Dam

Outdoor Volleyball Tournament

Pre-registration required

Sponsored by Action Athletics, Kingsport Parks & Recreation

8 a.m.-6 p.m.

Eastman Park at Horsecreek – 2969 Sullivan Gardens Parkway

Registration fees: 12u and 13u/14u-$45/team; Women’s Triples -$45/team; Men’s Doubles-$30/team; Coed Doubles-$30/team; Coed Quads and Coed Quads Seniors-$60/team

Registration deadline was July 15

Eagles Nest Disc Golf Tournament

On-site registration

Sponsored by City of Kingsport

9 a.m-1 p.m.

Borden Park

Registration at 9 a.m.; $3/player (cash only)

Chalk Walk

Pre-registration required

Sponsored by Select Seven Credit Union

9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Downtown Kingsport —Broad Street

$10/individual; $35/family of 4


Sponsored by Tri-Cities Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram

10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Downtown Kingsport — Main Street

Busking Around the World

Sponsored by Eastman, Downtown Kingsport Association

10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Downtown Kingsport

ReArt at the ReStore

Sponsored by Holston Habitat for Humanity Restore

10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Holston Habitat for Humanity ReStore — 750 East Main St.

Artist introductions begin at 10 a.m. and final buzzer sounds at 2 p.m. Voting closes at noon on July 24.

Carousel Birthday Party

Sponsored by Kingsport Carousel, Kingsport Office of Cultural Arts, Engage Kingsport

11 a.m.-1 p.m.

350 Clinchfield St.

Historic Netherland Inn Open House

Sponsored by Netherland Inn Association

12 p.m.-4 p.m.

Netherland Inn, 2144 Netherland Inn Road

Healthy Lifestyles Expo

Sponsored by Associated Orthopedics of Kingsport, We Run Events LLC

Noon-8 p.m.

Civic Auditorium

Little 8s Youth Field Day

Pre-registration required

Sponsored by Kingsport Pediatric Dentistry, We Run Events LLC

6:58 p.m.

J. Fred Johnson Stadium

Age group races including Special 8s

Pre-registration ended July 15; Little 8s — $10 includes t-shirt, Special 8s — no fee; regular registration: walk up July 17; Little 8s — $15 with shirt; Special 8s — no fee

Almost Crazy 3K Run/WalkPre-registration required

Sponsored by Eastman Credit Union, We Run Events LLC

7:58 p.m.

J. Fred Johnson Stadium

Pre-registration ended July 15 — $25; regular registration: walk up July 17 — $30

Crazy 8’s 8K RunSponsored by Ballad Health, The Regional Eye Center, Associated Orthopedics of Kingsport, Martin Dentistry, Mycroft Signs, Food City, Culligan Water of Tri-Cities, Dashboard Audio, We Run Events LLC

8:58 p.m.

J. Fred Johnson Stadium

Pre-registration ended July 15: Crazy 8s 8k — $30; regular registration: walk up July 17 — $35

Senior FestSponsored by Kingsport Senior Center

6-10 p.m.

Senior Center Front Lawn, 1200 E. Center St., Ste. 121,

Adult One-Pitch Softball TournamentSponsored by Kingsport Parks and Recreation, Action Athletics

6-10 p.m.

Brickyard Park, 2017 Brickyard Park Drive

$100 per team (double elimination)

Pre-registration required — deadline was July 14


Fun Fest Art Show Sponsored by: Kingsport Art Guild, Kingsport Office of Cultural Arts, William King Museum of Art

July 11 through Aug. 16 Monday-Friday 8 a.m.- 8 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.-12 p.m.; Sunday 1 p.m.- 4 p.m.;

Kingsport Renaissance Center Main Gallery — second floor

Rediscover Kingsport Scavenger Hunt

Sponsored by: Archives of the City of Kingsport, Friends of the Archives, Downtown Kingsport Association July 16-24 Various times and locations Pick up forms at Fun Fest Store or Kingsport Public Library

Fun Fest Medallion Hunt

Sponsored by: Kubota

of Kingsport

July 19-July 24 Various locations

Fun Fest Wiffleball (Pre-Registration Required)

Sponsored by: Partner Industrial, Down to Earth, Hales Chapel Christian Church

1 p.m.-8 p.m. 280 Hales Chapel Road 12 team double-elimination tournament began July 16 Preliminary rounds; Dates subject to change.

Keep Kingsport Beautiful Trashbusters

Sponsored by: Appalachian Power

July 17-19; July 21-24 Various locations; 6-8 p.m.

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