Tennessee Festivals 2015, 2016

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.

Big Ears Festival 2016

March, 2016

Tennessee Theatre, 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 2016

May, 2016

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
Firefly Music Festival 2016

June 16, 2016

The Woodlands of Dover International Speedway, Dover, Tennessee

Firefly Music Festival in Dover is an annual event that attracts some of the biggest bands in the world and their fans each year. The four-day festival takes place on the 105 acre Woodlands festival ground. In addition to some of the most popular musical acts, festival-goers are also given access to an arcade tent, a hammock area to rest, and a special late night rave known as the Thicket... Read More
Riverbend Festival 2016

June, 2016

Ross's Landing , 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
Pink Palace Crafts Fair 2015

October 9, 2015

Audubon Park , Memphis, Tennessee

Goats, Music and More Festival 2015

October 9, 2015

Rock Creek Park , Lewisburg, Tennessee

Shady Valley Cranberry Festival 2015

October 9, 2015

Elementary School Grounds , Shady Valley, Tennessee

Crossville Oktoberfest 2015

October 9, 2015

Oktoberfest Grounds , Crossville, Tennessee

Rogersville Heritage Days 2015

October 9, 2015

Historic District , Rogersville, Tennessee

Southern Festival of Books 2015

October 9, 2015

War Memorial Plaza , Nashville, Tennessee

October in Orlinda 2015

October 10, 2015

Orlinda Park , Orlinda, Tennessee

Pumpkintown 2015

October 10, 2015

Downtown , Athens, Tennessee

Liberty Square Celebration 2015

October 10, 2015

Liberty Square , Sparta, Tennessee

Zedd 2015

October 10, 2015

Liacouras Center, Philadelphia, Tennessee

Meriwether Lewis Arts and Crafts Show 2015

October 10, 2015

Meriwether Lewis National Monument Area , Hohenwald, Tennessee

Spring City Fall Craft Fair 2015

October 10, 2015

Front Street , Spring City, Tennessee

*3rd Annual Jonesborough Chili Cook-Off 2015

October 12, 2015

Storytelling Center in Historic Jonesborough, Jonesborough, Tennessee

Fall Arts & Crafts Festival 2015

October 16, 2015

Bartlett Hills Baptist Church , Bartlett, Tennessee

Bartlett Hills craft fair 2015

October 16, 2015

Bartlett, Barteltt, Tennessee

Indian Education Pow Wow & Fall Festival 2015

October 16, 2015

Long Hunter State Park , Nashville, Tennessee

Third Friday Night Concert Series 2015

October 16, 2015

Cannonsburgh Village , Murfreesboro, Tennessee

On Cosby Festival 2015

October 16, 2015

Smoky Mountain Visitors Center "On Cosby" , Cosby, Tennessee

Fall Folklore Jamboree 2015

October 16, 2015

Highway 70/79 North , Milan, Tennessee

Knoxville Flea Market 2015

October 16, 2015

Knoxville Expo Center , Knoxville, Tennessee

Second Asian Festival 2015

October 17, 2015

Downtown Knoxville Market Square , Knoxville, Tennessee

6th Annual Fine Art in the Park 2015

October 17, 2015

Storytelling Center in Historic Jonesborough, Jonesborough, Tennessee

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