Smoky Mountain Tourism Development Authority (SMTDA), the tourism entity of Blount Partnership, joins parks, programs and partners across the country to encourage individuals and families to find their park during National Park Week April 18-26 . National Park Week is America’s largest celebration of national heritage. The National Park Service is partnering with the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America’s ... (click for more)
The Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum is proud to announce that Steam Locomotive 4501, the star of its fleet, will power rail passenger excursions as part of Norfolk Southern’s 21st Century Steam excursions this year. The 4501 was the pioneer locomotive in ... (click for more)
A huge Southern celebration of quality bourbon, craft beer and horse racing, Frontstretch Fest—the world’s largest Derby viewing party—will feature a stellar lineup of food, drink, and music as it prepares to bring the excitement of the most famous horse race to the Nashville Farmers’ ... (click for more)
April 15, 2015
Knoxville Opera celebrates the arts with a spectacular feast of dance, music and performance through Knoxville Opera’s annual Rossini Festival International Street Fair on ... (click for more)
Tennessee’s upcoming tourism news is consolidated for your convenience below. For a complete list of Tennessee events, visit tnvacation.com/calendar . Ongoing Pigeon ... (click for more)
The worst railroad accident in U.S. history took place on July 9, 1918 in the Nashville suburb of Belle Meade with 121 lives lost, according to a contemporary report in the Nashville Tennessean ... (click for more)
Should Tennessee declare the Bible to be the official state book?