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New Year’s Day Brunch ~ at the Bistro

New Year’s Day Brunch ~ at the Bistro

January 1, 2021

Join us at the Bistro on New Year’s Day to welcome in 2021 and FINALLY kick off a brand new year! Enjoy a delicious four-course meal by Chef Shelley Cooper and her culinary team as well as Craft Bloody Marys and Mimosas. The crackling fireplace, delicious meal, great cocktails, and rustic, romantic atmosphere is how we like to usher in the New Year. Won’t you join us?

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Easter Sunrise Service

Easter Sunrise Service

April 12th, 2020 from 7:00 AM – 7:45 AM

Join us Easter Sunday for our Sunrise Service on the event lawn.

Local Baptist Minister Will Barton will be performing the Sunrise Service for the fifth year in a row! We are excited to enjoy music by KimZ Entertainment and Mary Gamboa.

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Easter Brunch & Sunrise Service

Easter Brunch & Sunrise Service

April 12th, 2020 from 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Join us for Easter Brunch, and select from a fixed four course menu. Children’s menu for 10 and under will be offered as well.

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Happy New Year’s Eve ~ at the Bistro

Happy New Year’s Eve ~ at the Bistro

December 31, 2020

Join us in saying goodbye to 2020 and welcoming in a new year with a delicious four-course meal by Chef Shelley Cooper and her culinary team as well as an incredible optional wine pairing from our Sommelier, Matt Burk. The crackling fireplace, delicious meal, great wines, and rustic, romantic atmosphere combine to give the perfect wave goodbye at 2020!

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Merry Christmas Eve ~ at the Bistro

Merry Christmas Eve ~ at the Bistro

December 24, 2020

Be part of our Christmas tradition at the Bistro. Enjoy a delicious four-course meal by Chef Shelley Cooper and her culinary team as well as an incredible optional wine pairing from our Sommelier, Matt Burk. The crackling fireplace, delicious meal, great wines, and rustic, romantic atmosphere is how we like to usher in the Christmas spirit. Won’t you join us?

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Charles Dickens Sunday Brunch

Charles Dickens Sunday Brunch

December 13 and 20, 2020

Join us for the Charles Dickens Sunday Brunch at The Bear. Enjoy live dulcimer music, 3 delicious plated courses and optional craft Bloody Mary and mimosa sleds.

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Alexander Valley Wine & Dinner

Alexander Valley Wine & Dinner

October 8, 2020

Join Rob Wetzel of Alexander Valley Vineyards on his first visit to East Tennessee for a special evening featuring his families wines, paired with Chef Shelley’s famous Appalachian-Inspired Cuisine!

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5th Birthday Celebration Dinner & Concert

5th Birthday Celebration Dinner & Concert

September 3, 2020

Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro is celebrating its 5th Birthday and our newly expanded Bar Space!

To help us celebrate, we’re bringing in the Futurebirds, a group Rolling Stone Magazine has called “rapidly rising indie darlings in the rock and Americana scenes.”

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Mother’s Day Brunch

Mother’s Day Brunch

May 10th, 2020 from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Treat Mom this Mother’s Day to a Specialty Brunch offering at the Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro. Enjoy a four course fixed menu, offering a selection of your favorite Brunch classics with an Appalachian Bistro flare.

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