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A Northeast Tennessee vacation at the foot of the Appalachian Mountains is waiting for you. Come to the Sunny Side of Tennessee, and you’ll discover a region that’s rich in history, culture and outdoor adventure with festivals and events for couples and the entire family.

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Resources, FAQs, and How to Volunteer During COVID-19

Your plans and day to day activities may have changed, but this is temporary and we are stronger together. During this unprecedented event, it is our mission to keep our visitors informed and focus on the health and safety of all those who live or…

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Outdoors, Like a Local

  See how locals, Kate and Katelyn, spend the day in search of new ways to enjoy the Appalachian Mountains of Northeast Tennessee. Follow along as they fly through the trees on the adventure course & zip-line at Bays Mountain Park and Planetarium in Kingsport,…

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Sustainable Coffee & Juice Shops in Johnson City You Must Try

Northeast Tennessee is no stranger to unique stores, restaurants and cafes. Johnson City is evolving as a college town and we’ve handpicked three local baristas that are among East Tennessee State University’s student favorites, all while taking sustainability and healthy eating seriously. Java Juice House …

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