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2016 Mountain Mudder


On Saturday, July 30, the 2016 Mountain Mudder will be held at Lincolnshire Park. The Mountain Mudder is an extreme 5K mud run, sponsored by the Tazewell Area Chamber of Commerce. Participants will be physically challenged as they climb hills, run through creeks, and attempt to complete the 15+ obstacles located throughout the course. Do you have what it takes to ...

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Summerfest 2016 Schedule – July 21, 22, and 23


The schedule of events for the 2016 Summerfest has been announced. The free series held by the Tazewell Area Chamber of Commerce kicks off on Thursday, July 21 at 7 p.m. on Main Street with a Praise & Worship night, followed by musical performances by Victor Lawson and Boogie Chillen and the Band of Oz at Tazewell High School on Friday, July 22 starting at 6 p.m. ...

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Independence Day Celebration 2016


On Monday, July 4, 2016, the Town of Tazewell held its annual Independence Day celebration at Tazewell High School. The free event featured musical performances by Steele Cookin’ (The Finns were rained out), along with performances by renowned ventriloquist Mark Merchant, and Abraham Lincoln as portrayed by Homer Sewell. ** A new date will be announced soon for the Sesquicentennial ...

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Sesquicentennial Parade & Fireworks Celebration


Due to the weather, the Sesquicentennial Parade has been cancelled and a later date will be announced. ****HOWEVER**** The music and fireworks at Tazewell High School ARE STILL ON FOR JULY 4. Games start at 5:30, music at 6:00. July 4 schedule of events: 5:30 Kids games start 6:00 Music by Steele Cookin’ 7:00 Kasey Addair martial arts 7:30 Mark ...

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Tazewell Train Station Fundraisers


Efforts are continuing on to raise the required matching funds for the restoration grant for the Tazewell Train Station. We are excited to announce a brick donor program. A limited number of custom engraved bricks will be sold for $50.00 per brick. Each brick can contain up to 3 custom lines of your text, each of 18 characters in length. ...

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Sesquicentennial Ball – Tickets


Sesquicentennial Ball tickets are now available! Join us on beautiful Main Street for a night of dinner, music, and dancing under the stars from 7pm-10pm on Saturday, July 2, 2016. Musical entertainment provided by the Jeffersonville Skirmish Band and heavy hors d’oeuvres served by the VIP Room. Period costume requested but not required. Enjoy a carriage ride while you travel ...

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Town Council Meeting June 2016


As part of the Town of Tazewell’s ongoing efforts to keep area citizens involved and up-to-date, the Council section of the website will now feature videos of the Town Council meetings starting in January 2016. The videos will typically be made available within 24-48 hours after the meetings, and can be found here, with the latest meeting shown at the bottom ...

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June 18 – Music on Main & Cruise-In


The Music on Main & Cruise In series continues on Saturday, June 18th. Steele Cookin will be the featured band, and music will begin at 7pm on Altizer Stage. A Cruise-In Parade is scheduled be begin at 4:30 with the line up beginning at 3:45 at the old Ramey Ford location. Vehicles will cruise through the town to Main Street ...

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Train Station Banquet


A fundraising banquet will be held on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at the VIP Room in the 4-Way Shopping Plaza. A social gathering will be from 6:00 p.m. through 6:45 p.m. with appetizers, and a buffet dinner will be served at 7:00 p.m. Meet the architect, Barry Rakes, and review the plans for the restoration. A silent auction will be held ...

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