Tennessee Festivals 2016, 2017

Riverbend Festival 2016

June, 2016

21st Century Waterfront, Chattanooga, Tennessee

For eight days, the Riverbend Festival takes over the Tennessee waterfront in Chatanooga. Five stages with over 100 bands including classic rock, jam bands, bluegrass, hip hop and country. The premier stage is a barge on the river with amphitheater seats built into the riverbank. One of the regions largest events with tens of thousands of attendees each night and over 650,000 for the entire festival... Read More
Bonnaroo 2016

June, 2016

Manchester Farm, Manchester, Tennessee

"Bonnaroo" is a creole term for having a great time and this festival lives up to the name. Now a four day festival taking place over 700 acres, the festival has evolved from its rock and jam band roots to include world music, hip hop, electronica, bluegrass and country. Festival goers are expected to abide by the "Bonaroovian Code" with mantras such as "Radiate Positivity" and "Respect The Farm.".. Read More
Loudwire Music Festival 2016

June, 2016

Grand Junction Festival Grounds, Grand Junction, Tennessee

Three days of adrenaline pumping hard rock and metal come to a ranch in the Rockies. The venue will be loud and rocking but there is also a "quiet area" at the back when you need a break from nonstop guitar jamming. The festival encourages interaction with the artists and organizes a series of meet and greets with headliners. On site camping is available... Read More
Big Ears Festival 2017

March, 2017

Multiple Locations throughout Knoxville, Knoxville, Tennessee

Big Ears Festival, hosted in clubs, bars, museums and other historic sites in Knoxville, Tennessee, is a festival unlike any other. Rolling Stone Magazine has declared Big Ears Festival to be “the classiest, most diverse festival in the country." The Festival aims to be an interactive experience for every guest, while exploring many artistic genres, such as music, film and art. Guests can attend movie screenings, view art installations and listen in on lectures and panel discussions. Exploring culture is at the heart of Big Ears... Read More
WaveTransform Festival 2017

May, 2017

Bijou Theatre, Knoxville, Tennessee

WaveTransform Recording Studio is presenting a live performance at the U.S. Cellular Stage at the historic Bijou Theater in Knoxville. This concert is open to all ages and features WaveTransform's own recording artists performing several different styles of music,including metal, the blues, indie, and Americana. Bring the entire family for an enjoyable live music experience... Read More
Karma Rock da Stage at Juneteenth Festival 2016

Karma Rock da Stage at Juneteenth Festival

June, 2016

Robert R. Church Park, Memphis, Tennessee

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Folk Medicine Festival 2016

Folk Medicine Festival

June, 2016

City Parks Downtown , Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee

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Raise The Praise Festival 2016

Raise The Praise Festival

June, 2016

Richland Park, Portland, Tennessee

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Dollywood's Great American Summer 2016

Dollywood's Great American Summer

June, 2016

Dollywood , Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

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Lynchburg Frontier Days 2016

Lynchburg Frontier Days

June, 2016

Wiseman Park & Lynchburg Square , Lynchburg, Tennessee

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Ice Cream Festival 2016

Ice Cream Festival

June, 2016

Ruby Falls, Chattanooga, Tennessee

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Southern Weekend of Art 2016

Southern Weekend of Art

June, 2016

Stonebridge Park , Fayetteville, Tennessee

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Big Kahuna Wing Festival 2016

Big Kahuna Wing Festival

June, 2016

Worlds Fair Park , Knoxville, Tennessee

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Summerfest 2016

Summerfest

June, 2016

Riverbluff Park 175 Old Cumberland St Ashland City, TN 37015, Ashland City, Tennessee

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Bell Buckle RC and Moon Pie Festival 2016

Bell Buckle RC and Moon Pie Festival

June, 2016

Bell Buckle Town Square, Bell Buckle, Tennessee

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Nashville PRIDE Festival 2016

Nashville PRIDE Festival

June, 2016

Nashville Public Square, Nashville, Tennessee

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Sisterhood Showcase 2016

June, 2016

Memphis Cook Convention Center 255 N. Main St. Memphis, TN 38103, Memphis, Tennessee

Homeplace Pickin' Party 2016

Homeplace Pickin' Party

June, 2016

Land Between The Lakes NRA , Dover, Tennessee

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The Nashville Wine and Food Festival 2016

The Nashville Wine and Food Festival

June, 2016

Riverfront Park, Nashville, Tennessee

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Elizabethton Covered Bridge Celebration 2016

Elizabethton Covered Bridge Celebration

June, 2016

Elk Avenue Bridge , Elizabethton, Tennessee

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An Artisan Affair 2016

An Artisan Affair

June, 2016

Oaklands Historic House Museum , Murfreesboro, Tennessee

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An Artisan Affair 2016

An Artisan Affair

June, 2016

The Tree Of Life - Smyrna, TN 37127, Smyrna, Tennessee

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Weird Bass Music Festival 2016

Weird Bass Music Festival

June, 2016

Weird Bass Music Festival, Pelham, Tennessee

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Anime Blues Act 3 2016

Anime Blues Act 3

June, 2016

Hilton Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee

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Rugby Steet Fair 2016

Rugby Steet Fair

June, 2016

Village Site , Rugby, Tennessee

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About Festivals in Tennessee

Entertainment for all the senses run rampant at the festivals in Tennessee and are sure to please the ears, tickle the taste buds and keep motors running.

Local flavor provides you with many festive ways to experience the culinary tastings of BBQ as well as homemade brews, ice cream, strawberries, and chili. In addition to off the predicted path can be found the National Banana Pudding Festival in Centerville. Next to the food the classic Tennessee music festivals will not disappoint including the free Blue Plum Festival in downtown Johnson City and the annual Goats Music and more festival that promises fun for the whole family.

Educational weekend activities include Tennessee events to teach about local history at a Heritage Festival in Cowan, the East Tennessee History Fair and a National Festival dedicated to storytelling in Jonesborough. There are also car shows to enjoy in Livingston and Pigeon Forge in addition to cruises and Classic Chevy and HOG events that include more than just cars. Not to be overshadowed the biggest of seasonal events include the Christmas in the Country Festival in Livingston and 5 Independence day festivals to choose from in Tiptonville, Knoxville, Johnson City, Gatlinburg and Huntsville.