St Patrick’s Day Dinner 3/14/15

St Patrick’s Day Dinner 3/14/15

  We’ll be celebrating the 1,581st “Anniversary of St. Patrick’s birthday,” as Rugby’s 1884 newspaper put it, on Saturday, March 14. Come hike with us and work up an appetite for a traditional Irish pub meal of Corned Beef &...

Nominations for Board Members for 2015

Help Us Recruit New Board Members: The Historic Rugby Board Nominating Committee is looking for suggestions for candidates for the board of directors. Any member of Historic Rugby may submit suggestions for candidates at any time before March 30, 2015. Suggestions...
Plein Air Painting Workshop 4/16-19

Plein Air Painting Workshop 4/16-19

Instructor:  Kevin Menck   Painting in plein air at Historic Rugby will be one of the most breathtaking opportunities you will experience as an artist! With scenic landscapes, historic properties, and storied hills, our painting home for 3 days will offer a rich...
Hike Rugby! Event March 14,’15

Hike Rugby! Event March 14,’15

On Saturday March 14th the Friends of the Rugby State Natural Area and Historic Rugby, Inc. will kick off the 2015 season with an opportunity to see beyond the buildings in the National Historic District of Rugby, Tennessee. Free morning and afternoon guided hikes on...
Come to our 2 day Quilt Show! 4/10-11

Come to our 2 day Quilt Show! 4/10-11

Rugby Quilts Wave the Red, White and Blue with a unique two day Quilt Event honoring and preserving the art and heritage of quilting, past and present! Come enjoy a relaxing day or two on the scenic Cumberland Plateau in the historic village of Rugby in East...
Please fill out our survey!

Please fill out our survey!

Dear Historic Rugby patrons, members, visitors, and fans: Historic Rugby is in the midst of planning for 2015 and beyond. Given the need to balance our financial resources and wide range of commitments, input about your interests and preferences will help us move...
Writers Series: Jane Hicks 4/25

Writers Series: Jane Hicks 4/25

We begin the fourth year of our Appalachian Writers’ Series by welcoming poet Jane Hicks to our Rebecca Johnson Theatre on Saturday, April 25! Admission: Free        Time: 7:30 p.m., ET A native of upper East Tennessee, Jane Hicks is an award-winning poet and...
Ballads & Bluegrass in Theatre 4/24!

Ballads & Bluegrass in Theatre 4/24!

Come join us on Friday, April 24, in the Rebecca Johnson Theatre for our first Rugby Roots: Appalachian Arts with a British Beat event featuring a concert by Katie Hoffman and Brett Tiller a ballads, folk & bluegrass duo from Jonesborough, Tn! Purchase $10 tickets...