Here in East Tennessee, there are events worth celebrating all year long. That’s why our area-wide calendar is full of annual festivals, fairs and dozens of special and seasonal events. Celebrate our musical and cultural heritage, the changing of the seasons and the beauty of the great outdoors. Best of all, many of the festivals and events in Tennessee are filled with old-fashioned entertainment that’s fun for the whole family. Use the calendar search below to find unforgettable East Tennessee events for your vacation or getaway.
American Science and Energy Museum Bus Tour115 Main Street East, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Explore the original Manhattan Project sites around Oak Ridge and learn the history behind the development of the world’s first atomic weapon which helped to end WWII.
The tours run August 1 – 30: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Arrive at 8:30 am, boarding at 8:45, depart at 9:00 am. and returns at 12:30 pm.
Tickets can be purchased in advance: https://amse.org/get-tickets/
This tour is $15 paid admission to the American Museum of Science and Energy and runs.
AMSE is a Smithsonian Affiliate Museum