This fun and FREE event, at the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture, is for parents and children ages infant to 4. Children will have the opportunity to examine masks from the museum and make a mask of their very own to take home.
In addition to the competitive games, this festival will feature a variety of clan tents, live Celtic music, food and merchandise vendors, kids’ activities, and much more! Please visit the festival website below for a full listing of events.
This is a dog friendly event. You can even enter your dog into a parade, with proceeds benefiting the Smoky Mountain Animal Care Foundation.
Come our and celebrate the rich history of Cades Cove at this FREE event.
This FREE family event, at the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture, features activities, story time, crafts, tours and more! The theme for this event is: the role of museums in the community.
Held at the Nawger Nob shopping area, this festival will feature dozens of arts and crafts vendors.
This festival offers plenty of food, music and free entry to the public. You can taste the competition food, with the purchase of a $10 “tasting spoon.”
At this year-round monthly event, you can enjoy the late-night openings of local shops and art galleries. While your out, you can also delight in local street performances and/or grab some grub from one of downtown Knoxville’s many tasty restaurants.
This kid-friendly festival features storytelling, arts, crafts, music, science exploration, food and more!
Bring your Bronco or Ford to this family-friendly festival hosted by the Talley Ho Inn. Throughout the weekend there will be organized games, contests, sight seeing drives, and more!
These events are held in conjunction with the Smoky Mountain Scottish Festival and Games held at Maryville College.
This Smoky Mountain festival features arts and crafts vendors, clogging, live bluegrass, food vendors, a kid zone and more! The festival is FREE, but parking is $8/per car. Parking proceeds go to the Volunteer Fire Department.
This FREE event at the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture features activities, craft, tours and more! All kids will have the opportunity to work with clay and bring home their own work of art.
A really RAD run that will dust you with multi-colored powder throughout the course.
Free admission to this craft show with a ton of vendors!
This awesome new festival will celebrate the rich logging history of Townsend. The festival’s main event will be the 2017 Southeastern College and University Lumberjack Competition! Yes, a real lumberjack competition! There will also be live music, walking tours, historical discussions, food vendors, woodworking demonstrations and more!
Admission to this festival includes a souvenir tasting glass and unlimited samples of various flavors of beer and bourbon. There will also be live entertainment throughout the day. $35/general admission, $49/VIP admission
BBQ vendors will also be on-site, but food is not included in the admission price.
These FREE outdoor concerts are held on Market Square every Tuesday (8 pm – 10 pm) and Thursday (7 pm – 9 pm) evening in the spring and summer. Please note that city-owned parking garages are FREE after 6 pm.
Proceeds from this event go towards supporting the Smoky Mountain Heritage Center, especially the programs for school children.