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"Johnson City is in the heart of a region filled
with tradition, culture and genuine Southern
hospitality, with modern meeting spaces,
top-notch hotels and unique restaurants," said
Brenda Whitson, executive director, Johnson
City CVB. Whitson noted a unique off-site
event venue, the Bristol Motor Speedway.
"Guests may enjoy a catered meal in a VIP
room, tour the track and have the option of tak-
ing a lap on the 'World's Fastest Half-Mile' or
speed down the 'Thunder Valley' Dragway."
Quieter options include the Brewly Noted
Craft Beer Trail (kicking off this fall) and the
annual Storytelling Festival in historic Jones-
borough. The International Storytelling Center
campus includes the 14,000-square-foot Mary
B. Martin Hall, with plaza and courtyard, and
other event venues, including a 95-seat theater.
The Millennium Center, certified by the
International Association of Conference