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Discover a place where peaceful mountains, rolling hills, and tranquil lakes converge in one accessible location. Bristol is a place where you can hear relaxing, soft strains of old- time music or the hard-driving sounds of one of the country's most popular NASCAR venues, Bristol Motor Speedway. Tour a cavern where Indians once lived or a place where the sounds of country music were first heard. Bristol boasts a main street where contemporary boutiques reside next to antique shops and a landscape where you can immerse yourself in culture, history, and natural beauty. This is Bristol, home to some of the best sights, sounds, and thrills in Tennessee. Pick fresh produce from the garden of a local farmer. Wind in and out of shops in the historic downtown area. Learn about the history behind the Birthplace of Country Music, or enjoy a live band in the warm evening air at the Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion. Journey inside the earth in the Bristol Caverns, or hike a trail at Steele Creek Park. ABOUT BRISTOL Each year, the City of Bristol's annual progress report serves as an essential communication tool to further the city's goal of transparency in local government. 2016 has brought new city leadership and direction with the creation of multiple plans that will usher in an even brighter future for Bristol. So, in the midst of such growth and change, why not rethink the report? This report brings the best of both worlds, a combination of a traditional annual report reinvigorated by a video report that brings the Bristol story to life.