Next “Pitches and Pints” set for May 9; applications being accepted

Startup Tri-Cities has announced that its annual “Pitches and Pints” event is set for the evening of May 9 at the VENUE at the King’s Centre in Johnson City, and the organization is now soliciting applicants as well as sponsors. Click here if you want to apply. If you are interested in sponsoring, email

The event is part of the second annual “Tri-Cities Small Business Festival” that starts that day and runs through May 11. Events thus far include a kickoff breakfast on May 9 at Bristol Motor Speedway and workshops in Johnson City that day before “Pitches and Pints.” The three-day Festival moves to Kingsport May 10 and concludes in Bristol May 11.

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