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A Spot On the Hill

October 22 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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An event every day that begins at 6:30 pm, repeating until October 16, 2021

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Friday, repeating until October 22, 2021

An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 23, 2021

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until October 23, 2021

- $8.00

A Spot on the Hill, the original, research-based play returns this October to the Old Jonesborough Cemetery. Now celebrating its seventh season, this edition features new characters. New stories include members of the Panhorst family, John Simpson who owned the Mansion House, Spanish American War veteran William Armstrong, and Lucy Stuart who has a secret she’s been keeping.  You’ll meet them and many more! Guests are encouraged to bring blankets and chairs to sit on. Come and listen to real stories of real lives among real tombstones.

Performances for A Spot on the Hill will take place at 6:30 p.m. on October 15th, 16th, 22nd, and 23rd. There will be 2:00 p.m. matinee performances on October 16th and 23rd. We have made some changes this year in light of the ongoing Covid19 pandemic, and there will be no indoor performances. Tickets are limited, and sell out fast, so make sure you buy yours today. Tickets are $8.00 and proceeds benefit the Heritage Alliance’s educational programs and initiatives, including ongoing programming in Jonesborough’s historic cemeteries.

 

Audience members should arrive 15 minutes prior to show time. Parking is available at the First Baptist Church and downtown. It is a short walk up East Main Street to the cemetery from the First Baptist Church lot. A golf cart courtesy shuttle will be available for guests who need it. This program is not suggested for children less than 10 years of age. In case of inclement weather, the show will be canceled and audience members will be notified in advance.

To purchase tickets, please call the Jonesborough Visitor’s Center at 423.753.1010. Tickets can also be purchased online at jonesborough.com/tickets.

 

Details

Date:
October 22
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
$8.00
Event Category:
Event Tags:
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Website:
jonesborough.com/tickets

Organizer

Heritage Alliance
Phone:
4237539580
Email:
info@heritageall.org
Website:
www.heritageall.org

Venue

Old Jonesborough Cemetery
233 East Main Street
Jonesborough, TN 37659 United States
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Phone:
4237539580
Website:
heritageall.org

Details

Date:
October 22
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
$8.00
Event Category:
Event Tags:
,
Website:
jonesborough.com/tickets

Organizer

Heritage Alliance
Phone:
4237539580
Email:
info@heritageall.org
Website:
www.heritageall.org

Venue

Old Jonesborough Cemetery
233 East Main Street
Jonesborough, TN 37659 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
4237539580
Website:
heritageall.org