E&H R&R Party Goes Hybrid for 2021!

Posted by Monica Hoel
Bristol’s big music festival, Rhythm & Roots, is Sept. 10-12, and whether you’re attending or staying home, we’ve got a way to help you celebrate the music you enjoy and the college you love.

The E&H event at R&R is usually inside...but this year you can find E&H at a table ne...The E&H event at R&R is usually inside...but this year you can find E&H at a table near the 7th Street Stage between 6-7 pm on Friday, Sept. 10. You can also enjoy a little festival fun online by checking the Emory & Henry Alumni Updates Facebook page at 7:15 pm or later! (photo 2017) Sept. 10, 6-7 pm:
If you’re headed to the big event, plan to stop by the 7th Street Stage between 6-7 pm to find the alumni director and pick up a little E&H swag. The college is sponsoring that stage and we’ll have a table in the back where you can pick up some give-aways from the bookstore and even get a free festival treat. All you have to do to win is say the magic words: I’m Em’ry Born!

Sept. 10, beginning at 7:15 pm:
If you’re staying home for safety this year, you can still enjoy a little of the festival action. The alumni director will go LIVE on Facebook on the Emory & Henry Alumni Updates page at 7:15 pm* as she is headed home from the excitement of Bristol’s State Street. Tune in live or watch the video later. All you have to do win a prize is type the magic words in the comments: I’m Em’ry Born! 

AND…IF YOU DON’T DO SOCIAL MEDIA…just email the E&H Alumni Office (alumni@ehc.edu) between 7 pm on Sept. 10 and Noon on Sept. 11. And, of course, use those magic words: I’m Em’ry Born!

Among the prizes for the folks at home will be free downloads for Annabelle’s Curse music, festival swag, and E&H swag. (Did you know that two of the band members of Annabelle’s Curse are E&H grads? Read about them and other cool alums.)

AND…did you know you can enjoy music on the festival website? https://birthplaceofcountrymusic.org/radio/listen-live/ Spray your house with patchouli, eat dinner from a paper box, pour an extra large lemonade, and crank up Radio Bristol! Next best thing to being there.

In person, on Facebook, or by Email, we hope to see you Friday, Sept. 10 as we keep our E&H Rhythm & Roots tradition alive by taking the party hybrid!

(*If she can’t get a signal at 7:15 pm, don’t dismay…she’ll post asap and you can check in later and still win!)

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