Tennessee's Upcoming Craft Shows

Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Here is a listing of Tennessee's upcoming craft shows:


Nov. 3

Murfreesboro — Patterson Pre-Holiday Craft Show – Crafters will bring homemade items for sale from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Patterson Park Community Center. For more information, call 615-893-7439.

Johnson City – Artlandia: An Arts and Crafts Peep Show – Over 40 local and regional artists showcase their sellable work from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at The Charles in downtown Johnson City. Admission is free. For more information, call 423-833-8474.

Nov. 9 – 10

Brownsville – Annual Holiday in Haywood – This two-day craft bazaar will feature over 20 retail and specialty merchants from noon to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9 and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10. Admission is $5 or a donation of three canned good items. Pictures with Santa cost $5. For more information, visit www.ShopBrownsvilleTn.com

Jonesborough – 30th Annual Holiday Craft Show & Sale – Woodcarvings, jewelry and Christmas décor will be sold from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $1 for adults. For more information, visit www.historicjonesborough.com.

Nov. 10

Fayetteville – 20th Annual Host of Christmas Past – Enjoy crafts, carriage rides, storytelling and food. For more information, visit http://hostofchristmaspast.com.

Nashville – Wonderland Village – Shop for unique gifts and crafts. Enjoy gourmet concessions from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Grace Church of the Nazarene. Admission is free. For more information, contact wonderlandvillage@yahoo.com.

Nov. 16 – 18

Knoxville – Fine Crafts Show – Over 160 artists will have crafts for sale at all price ranges. Admission is $6 for adults, $5 for seniors. For more information, visit www.foothillscraftguild.org.

Franklin – Centennial Holiday Show – Over 170 artisans will sell their hand-made crafts at the Centennial High School from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 17 and noon – 4 p.m. Nov. 18. For more information, call 615-472-4271 ext. 2335.

For more information, visit tnvacation.com, facebook.com/tnvacation, tnvacation.com/triptales/, twitter.com/tnvacation/ or pinterest.com/tnvacation/  



Phantoms And Fall Fun In This Week's Tennessee Tourism Calendar

Tennessee’s upcoming tourism news is consolidated for your convenience below. For a complete list of Tennessee events, visit   tnvacation.com/calendar . Sept. 24-Oct. 5 Memphis –   Listen to the music of the night as Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “The Phantom of the Opera” plays for a limited engagement at The Orpheum Theatre. Sept. 25-28 Crawford –   ... (click for more)

National Storytelling Festival Welcomes World-Famous Storytellers To Jonesborough

The National Storytelling Festival will welcome some of the world’s best storytellers on Oct. 3-5, to the International Storytelling Center in downtown Jonesborough. The event is packed full of activities including dozens of world-renowned storytellers, food and merchandise vendors, and an anticipated crowd of more than 100,000 visitors encompassing nearly the entire ... (click for more)

Erlanger Finishes Fiscal Year With $18 Million Profit

After a major loss the year before, Erlanger Health System finished the fiscal year with an $18 million profit, officials announced Monday night. It was well ahead of the $2 million gain that Erlanger had budgeted for, and far better than last year's $8 million loss. The profit was boosted by a first-time $19,587,000 from a Public Hospital Supplemental payment and essential ... (click for more)

Chancellor Rules That IDB Must Reimburse Attorney Fees, Other Legal Costs For Helen Burns Sharp On TIF Lawsuit

Chancellor Pam Fleenor has ruled that Helen Burns Sharp, who sued over the validity of a $9 million Tax Increment Financing (TIF) for a planned major development on Aetna Mountain, should be reimbursed her discretionary costs as well as her attorney fees. Ms. Sharp said in a recent court filing that her legal bills to attorney John Konvalinka were $74,427 at the time. The ... (click for more)

ChattaData Is A Real Advance For The City

This past Tuesday, the city of Chattanooga's new performance management tool called ChattaData was unveiled. As the chairman of the City Council’s Budget & Finance Committee, I am excited to witness the city putting this important information online in a way that is accessible and transparent to all taxpayers. This approach shines light on how we as a city prioritize our ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: It’s ‘Hate The SEC’ Day

The boo birds came out on the fly on the ESPN website Sunday afternoon, this moments after the latest AP College Football “Top 25” included eight teams from the Southeastern Conference.   What set naysayers aglow was Mississippi State, after upsetting LSU 34-29 Saturday night, debuted on the list at No. 14 while Clemson, playing Florida State in an overtime thriller, got tossed ... (click for more)