Northeast Tennessee has some of the most beautiful mountain scenery in the country, but what you may not know about is the abundance of waterfalls throughout the region. We’ve put together some of our favorite videos of area waterfalls as a guide for your next outdoor adventure. Backbone Falls On Highway 133 in Johnson County,… Read more »
This is your go-to spot to find out more information about the exciting things there are to do in our area as well as insight, and first hand experiences to the many fun and entertaining events we have going year round.
Please use the filter below to sort through our stories about what makes Northeast Tennessee America's First Frontier.
July 3 – 5 Take part in Historic Jonesborough’s story through its patriotic celebration featuring live music, storytelling, a parade, fireworks, children’s entertainment, craft vendors, games, food and much more. For information call 423.753.1010 or visit Jonesborough Days on Facebook. Download the Festival Guide Plan Your Trip
July 3 – 12 Tune in as WJRT radio takes you back with 1940s music and dance. Take a trip with radio hits as talented actors end the show with a salute to veterans through the Armed Forces Medley. For tickets visit jonesboroughtheatre.com or call 423.753.1010.
May 24 Visit the area’s most family friendly Water Park with something for everyone including a zero depth area, two flume slides, a 200 ft. giant slide, a lazy river and smaller children’s slides. Season passes are available as well as private party opportunities. For information call 423.753.1553 or visit wetlandsjonesborough.com.
May 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Historic Jonesborough’s sidewalks are filled with second hand treasures from nearly 30 vendors. For information call 423.913.2663.
May 9 at 7 p.m. Listen to the hottest names in bluegrass with this award- winning series. Tickets are $20 and $10 for ETSU students and ages 12 and under. For information call 828.279.6045.
May 3 Celebrate the cultures of Mexico and Central and South America with healthy living workshops, children’s games, storytelling, music, face-painting, running of the bulls, a parade and more downtown. For information email firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. Sample cuisine from restaurants and bakeries and take a look at merchandise and products from a variety of Jonesborough’s shops. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. For tickets call 423.753.1010 and for information call 423.753.3819.
April 12 from 1 to 3 p.m. Hop over to Storytelling Park and participate in an egg hunt, games, face painting, pictures with the Easter Bunny and storytelling. Event is free to children ages 12 and under. For information call 423.753.1010.
An event at the Storytelling Center featuring music, a live auction, food and beverages benefiting Music on the Square.