In the middle of May, our friends from Knoxville Weekend (affectionately known as K-Dub) came to Roane County to see what’s so great about Watts Bar Lake. Our friend and host, Jac B., was up for any adventure we threw her way, and little did she know just all we had planned for her! WeRead More Fun Day on WBL With K-Dub
Four years ago Roane Tourism amped up our marketing program by first creating a more visual website – after all, people do come here because of the beauty. So this required photo and video shoots to capture life in Roane. Then we went to work marketing all over about how you could Soak in RoaneRead More More Visitors Are Soaking in Roane
What’s more fun than a friendly competition? To celebrate Summer being in full-swing, we’ve created a signature scavenger hunt designed to get locals and visitors out to all 5 of our cities in Roane County! We’ve randomly selected 10 must-sees in Roane County that we’d love for you to visit. All you have to doRead More Dive Into Summer Scavenger Hunt
If you’ve driven through Harriman, you’ve crossed over the bridge that runs over the river. Did you know that underneath that bridge and to it’s left and right, there’s a BEAUTIFUL park? David Webb Riverfront Park is a labor of love created by a team of volunteers led by David Webb, longtime owner of theRead More Rollin’ on the Riverfront
May is here, and with it comes a million amazing ways to Soak in Roane! From live music to lakeside burgers, knights in armor to nights around a campfire – you’ll find your idea of a good time in one of our charming cities. If you’re looking to get outside this month, you’re in luck!Read More Soak in Roane: It’s a-MAY-zing!
Spring brings flowers & fun to Roane County! Looking for something new? Come join the fun at one or more of our many events! April 14 – Kingston Spring Street Fest will feature food, vendors, live entertainment, a free barre workout class and more! This takes place on the Historic Courthouse lawn from 11am-9pm. InRead More Spring Into Fun! Soak In Roane!
Can you feel it? Fall is practically here! And with the onset of autumn comes many opportunities to Soak in Roane! From Rockwood to Oliver Springs, you’ll find great music, fantastic food & much more. Here’s what we think you can’t miss: Saturday, September 23rd Narramore Farms will kick off their 2nd season of familyRead More Soak in Roane with Our Fall Festivals
150 years ago, John Muir walked 1,000 miles from Indiana to the Gulf Coast. When he reached the place where the Clinch and Emory Rivers meet in Kingston on September 12, 1867, he wrote that he had just seen “the most heavenly place.” Recognized as “The Father of the National Parks system,” we believe thatRead More Take In Roane’s Best at Muir Fest!
Did you know Roane County is in the path of totality for the solar eclipse on August 21? According to space.com, “The so-called Great American Total Solar Eclipse will darken skies all the way from Oregon to South Carolina, along a stretch of land about 70 miles (113 kilometers) wide. People who descend upon this “pathRead More Soak In Roane with the Solar Eclipse
It’s that time again. Time to purchase backpacks and pencils. Time for school supply lists and physicals. Time to wrap up those last few days of sleeping late and staying up past bedtime. It’s hard to believe that back-to-school season is upon us, but there are some really fun ways to celebrate the end ofRead More Camp Outs & Cobbler Festivals