East Tennessee Spring Festivals

As the weather warms, East Tennesseeans are ready to get out and enjoy the beautiful spring sunshine.

Tellico Village is in close proximity to several East Tennessee spring festivals that draw crowds of locals and visitors alike. If you plan on visiting the Village this spring, consider adding one of these activities to your itinerary. All are within a short drive of Tellico Village:

Spring Wildflower Hike
Rocky Top, TN
TVA and Tennessee State Parks collaborate to provide a guided hike along the Clinch River. Hikers will see one of the most diverse arrays of wildflowers in the region.
April 2
Free admission

31st Annual Artists Showcase
Paris, TN
Professional and amateur artists will display their oil paintings, watercolor paintings and sculptural art.
April 3-29
Free admission

Tennessee Smokies Home Opener
Kodak, TN
Watch East Tennessee’s favorite minor league baseball team face off against the Mobile Bay Bears in the home season opener.
April 7
Ticket prices vary

Earth Fest
Knoxville, TN
A zero-waste event offering fun, food and festivities for the entire family (and pets)! With educational actives as well as earth-friendly exhibits, this festival is a must.
April 16
Free admission

International Biscuit Festival
Knoxville, TN
Started in 2009, the Biscuit Festival celebrates Southern food right. Chefs, food lovers and writers gather to taste the best biscuits around.
May 14
Ticket prices start at $10