2020 has been a long year, and we all need some holiday cheer. Great news! On Sunday, November 8th, the Roane Chamber will host its first ever holiday shopping market! The Jingle & Mingle Market will be held at The Barn at Maple Creek in Kingston and will have a festive atmosphere! Here you’ll beRead More Jingle and Mingle Market Sunday November 8th!
The Henry/Stafford East Tennessee Agricultural Exposition Center, often simply referred to as the “Expo Center,” is one of Roane County’s hidden gems. The Expo Center opened in 1990 and is a part of Roane State Community College’s Roane County campus. The Expo Center is the busiest arena in Tennessee and brings an impressive amount ofRead More Feathered Horse Classic at The Expo Center
Wherever you are in Roane County, you’re never too far from a farmers market, making this the perfect summertime outing. So, we encourage you to join us in celebrating National Farmers Market Week (Aug 2-8, 2020) at one of our local farmers markets!
Roam in Roane Summertime is here, and we’ve got your resource for outdoor fun in Roane! Getting outside is healthy, especially now during the COVID-19 pandemic. While COVID-19 has thrown a loop in many of our plans, it doesn’t have to stop your next outdoor adventure. Social distancing is easy to accomplish in the greatRead More Our New Outdoor Guide—Your Resource for Safe Summertime Fun!
Fall officially began on September 23, so grab your pumpkin spice latte and check out our list of 30 Fall Events in Roane! With cozy sweaters, leaves falling, pumpkin spice and everything nice, it is no wonder that Autumn is our favorite season around here! The gorgeous autumn scenery and crisp weather make it easyRead More 30 Fall Events in Roane!
I’m sure any person reading this is completely familiar with bingo. Someone calls out a number followed by a letter, you mark the space, you hope to fill up the row and win, right? Something new has come to Roane County, and we’re excited to show you that this is not your mama’s Bingo! ThisRead More What the Heck is Singo?
When you think of Roane County, you probably think of Watts Bar Lake, but these days, we’re gaining popularity among travelers due to our abundance of boutiques and our local bluegrass at Bradbury. Over the past few years, locals have opened up new boutique shops all over Roane, each with a different style. You’ll findRead More Boutiques & Bluegrass
Have you ever heard of a town that’s actually in 3 places at once? Sounds impossible, right? Well, Oliver Springs is proof that it’s not! This small town, located in Morgan, Anderson and Roane Counties, was once well-known as a vacation destination due to its beautiful hotel and natural springs. Historic Oliver Springs was foundedRead More Oliver Springs
We’ve all seen that picture perfect Instagram photo in front of a cool mural and wondered where we’d have to travel to snap the same photo. Look no further than right here in Roane! With murals of all kinds spread out across the county, you’ll be racking up likes in no time. Kingston, Rockwood andRead More Murals Around Roane
Roane County is made up of 5 unique cities, but did you that one of those cities was once a secret community that changed the course of history? Oak Ridge, Tennessee, formerly known as “The Secret City,” was formed from farmland in Anderson and Roane Counties and used as a top-secret location for enriching theRead More K-25 Overlook & Visitor Center