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.
Lakeside of the Smokies Balloon Festival715 HWY 113 , White Pine, Tennessee 37890
This hot air balloon festival is one of the premier events in the region. Each day features balloon rides, a nightly balloon glow, up and coming musicians from the region and Nashville, antique tractor show, local food truck cuisine, children activities, and artisan vendors.
Gates open daily at 1pm. Nightly balloon glow at 6:30 pm.
Price for admission is $20.00 per car advance sales or $30.00 per car at the gate. To buy tickets: https://lotsballoonfest.com/buy-tickets/
More details are available on the website