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First Footing

January 1, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

“First Footing” At the Historic John & Landon Carter
Saturday, January 1, 2022                                                                     1:00 pm
Pre-registration required – www.tnstateparks.com/parks/sycamore-shoals
Join park staff for a New Year’s Day visit to the oldest frame house in Tennessee. Built circa 1775, the historic Carter
Mansion boasts architectural details which are quite elaborate when compared to most homes on the frontier. Enjoy the
beauty of this site and learn about 18 th century New Year and 12 th Night traditions and superstitions. The event is free,
however a reservation is required. Tour is subject to cancellation in the event of significantly inclement winter weather.
The Carter Mansion is located at 1031 Broad Street, Elizabethton, TN 37643.


January 1, 2022
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Sycamore Shoals State Historic Park
1651 W. Elk Avenue
Elizabethton, TN 37643 United States
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