Tennessee Press Releases


 

Tennessee, Lebanon, Event Date: Feb 25-26, 2017

Bill Goodman's Gun Show Coming to Wilson County Expo Center This Weekend, Lebanon, TN

Bill Goodman’s Gun & Knife Shows has announced that they will be coming to the greater Lebanon/Nashville area this weekend (February 25-26, 2017; 9-5 Saturday and 9-4 Sunday) and will be producing a series of Gun & Knife Shows at the new Wilson County Expo Center,  945 East Baddour Parkway, Lebanon, TN 37087.  Bill Goodman’s Gun & Knife Shows is one of the country’s top, professionally produced, Gun & Knife Shows. The show ...

 

Tennessee, East Ridge, Event Date: November 18 to 19, 2016

Kick off your holiday shopping with the ladies of SHE Degree - Everything SHE Needs Christmas Market, East Ridge, TN

The ladies of SHE Degree (‘Home Ec’ for the Modern SHE), will be holding their Everything SHE Needs Christmas Market on  Friday, November 18th,  4-8 pm and Saturday, November 19th, 10-3 pm., at the Camp Jordan Arena, 323 Camp Jordan Parkway, East Ridge, TN 37412.   There will be many local businesses represented with items to purchase for the whole family.  A few of the vendors represented at the event will be Matilda Jane, do Terra essential ...

 

Tennessee, Nashville, Event Date: Saturday, November 7, 2015

Nashville Christmas Craft Fair Benefits Music Students

Sponsored by the McGavock Orchestra Parents Association, the 35th Annual Christmas Craft Fair will be held on Saturday, November 7th, at McGavock High School, 3150 McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN. The event raises funds for the Strings program at McGavock High School in Nashville .  Over 100 booths of hand-made crafts and beautiful, creative items fill the indoor hallways of McGavock High School from 9:00am until 4:00pm. Admission and parking are free, and the building is handicapped accessible ...

 


Tennessee, Pigeon Forge, Event Date: Through October 31, 2015

Get Scared at the Hollywood Wax Museum Featuring "Outbreak-Dread the Undead," Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

Outbreak-Dread the Undead is celebrating Halloween all month long by offering a coupon for $10 admission. This limited time special can be found online at Outbreak Halloween Special. The promotion is only available for the month of October 2015 and is valid for a limit of six admissions to a haunt that’s been called “one of the most technologically-advanced, year-round zombie attractions in the world.”

 


Detroit, Washington, DC & Nashville, Event Date: August 22 thru August 29, 2015

Allstate® Gospel Superfest Battle of the Bands 2015™ Competition set for August - Detroit, Washington, DC, and Nashville chosen as host cites

Unity Media Limited, producers of the Allstate Gospel Superfest, will conduct its seventh annual new talent search August 22 through August 29. The Allstate Gospel Superfest Battle of the Bands has been heralded as a springboard for aspiring gospel talent and will travel to Washington D.C., Nashville, and Detroit. The competition will award over 5,000 in cash and prizes and gives the winning talent the opportunity to appear as the ...

 


Tennessee, Pigeon Forge, Event Date: Openning June 12, 2015

New Zombie Attraction Opens at the Hollywood Wax Museum Entertainment Center in Pigeon Forge, TN

The Hollywood Wax Museum Entertainment Center in Pigeon Forge has opened its newest thrill attraction Outbreak – Dread the Undead, according to Tej Sundher of Kuvera Partners. The year-round haunted attraction joins the Hollywood Wax Museum, Hannah’s Maze of Mirrors, and Castle of Chaos at the hilltop site on Showplace at Parkway. Outbreak offers a high energy, thrill-a-minute haunted walk-through experience filled with hordes of the undead. The ...

 


 

Tennessee, Collierville, Event Date: May 2-3, 2015

Spring Arrives with the 40th Annual Fair on the Square, Collierville, TN

The fortieth annual Collierville Fair on the Square will be held May 2-3, in the Collierville, Tennessee, Town Square. The hours are May 2, 10-6, and May 3, noon-5. Admission and parking are free to visitors. First held in 1976, the fair is family festival sponsored by the Collierville Twentieth Century Club. The charming town square, named Parade Magazine’s Best Main Street in America, is the backdrop for approximately 170 vendors who set up their tents in the park to sell hand ...

 


 

Tennessee, Maryville, Event Date: May 22 - 24, 2015

Smoky Mountain Quilters 2015 Quilt Show Memorial Day Week-End, Maryville, TN

Smoky Mountain Quilters of Tennessee's 35th Annual Quilt Show will run May 22 - 24, at Maryville College, Cooper Athletic Center, Maryville, TN. 200 quilts, competing for $6,000 in prizes, will be on display and more than twenty vendors will be present through the week-end. Internationally-known quilt historian Merikay Waldvogel will conduct bed turnings May 22, at 11AM and 1PM. Guild members include many nationally-known quilters and quilt artists and the show draws quilts from ...

 


 

Tennessee, Nashville, Event Date: April 24 to 26, 2015

Country Living Fair expands to Nashville for the First Time

Country Living magazine announced today that the annual Country Living Fair will expand to Nashville, TN in 2015. The Fair will take place on April 24-26 at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center in Lebanon and is expected to draw more than 20,000 visitors from across the country. The Country Living Fair brings the magazine’s content to life and gives readers access to a unique shopping experience featuring more than 150 vendors offering antiques, gifts, home décor ...

 


 

Tennessee, Thompsons Station, Event Date: February 8, 2015

Independence High School Hosts 2nd Annual Puppy Love Dog Fest, Thompson's Station, TN

On Sunday, February 8, Independence High School will host the second annual Puppy Love Dog Fest, their signature fundraising event. From 12 noon – 6:00pm, the community is invited to come out to the Independence High School campus at 1776 Declaration Way, Thompson’s Station, TN, and enjoy some great family friendly activities. Mars Petcare US has once again signed on as the presenting sponsor for the event. Additional sponsors supporting the Puppy Love Dog ...


 

Tennessee, Nashville, Event Date: Saturday, November 1, 2014

34th Annual Christmas Craft Fair, McGavock High School, Nashville, November 1

The 34th Annual Christmas Craft Fair supporting the Orchestra Program at McGavock High School will take place in Nashville, TN on Saturday, November 1st. Featuring hand-made and quality items from over 100 vendors, this Craft Fair is all Indoors and handicapped accessible ...

 

 


 

Tennessee, Knoxville

Tennessee RV Moves Forward Under New Ownership of Roger Sellers

Tennessee RV Sales & Service, LLC, in Knoxville, announced today the buyout of Charlie Anderson’s ownership interest in the Tennessee RV dealership by his long time business partner, Roger Sellers. As part of the buyout arrangement, Mr. Anderson has been retained as a consultant for the business. Sellers himself is a 34 year veteran of the RV dealership business having served in several management positions for Foretravel RV before progressing to General Manager and then leaving to start Tennessee RV ...

 


 

Tennessee, Knoxville, Event Date: August 23, 2014

Learn all about ruby-throated hummingbirds at the Wonder of Hummingbirds Festival, Knoxville, TN, August 23rd

On Saturday, August 23rd, at the fourth annual Wonder of Hummingbirds Festival will take place at the Ijams Nature Center, 2915 Island Home Ave., Knoxville, TN. Residents and visitors will have the opportunity to learn more about the fascinating lives of Ruby-throated Hummingbirds and see them up-close at the banding table. Mark Armstrong, a certified Master Bander of both hummingbirds and songbird species, will demonstrate how hummingbirds are harmlessly captured, weighed and measured, and banded before ...

 


 

Tennessee, Knoxville, Event Date: August 30, 2014

Knoxville to Host the Nation's Largest Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Show

Visit Knoxville will light up the sky over the Tennessee River, Saturday, August 30 at Boomsday 2014. Entertainment begins at 3:00 p.m. (gates open at 2:30pm) on Neyland Drive and Volunteer Landing in downtown Knoxville. Fireworks begin at approximately at 9:00 p.m. and will be synchronized to a custom soundtrack broadcast via Star 102.1 radio. The fireworks will also be broadcast by WBIR-TV. In addition to more than 5-tons of dynamite, Visit Knoxville has packed an explosive amount of entertainment into this year’s festival. Knoxville-based band, The Black Lillies, will take center  ...


 

Tennessee, Springfield, Event Date: June 14th

Experience Southern Culture, Food, Music & Fun at Taste of Country USA Festival, Springfield TN, June 14th

The Robertson County Chamber of Commerce will host the 2014 Taste of Country USA festival, sponsored by Electrolux, on June 14th on the Historic Court House Square in Springfield, TN. Gates are open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., with free admission for the whole family. Taste of Country USA offers festival goers a chance to enjoy all the things that make this corner of middle Tennessee unique. Spend the day enjoying the antique car cruise-in, beer garden, live country music on the Court House Stage, family-friendly entertainment on the smaller Main Street Stage, a water-park themed kids’ country  ...



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Groundbreaking Slavery Exhibit Opens at Tennessee State Museum

Nashville, TN (December 9, 2013) - A groundbreaking exhibit about the slaves and slaveholders who worked and resided at a distinctive plantation in Tennessee will open next year at the Tennessee State Museum in Nashville.  The exhibit, Slaves and Slaveholders of Wessyngton Plantation, looks at the lives of both the enslaved African Americans and their white owners on the 13,000 acre plantation in Robertson County, Tennessee. The exhibition, which is free to the public, will open Feb. 11 and close Aug. 31, 2014.  Through first and third person accounts, the exhibit will reconstruct the lives of several enslaved people, giving them names, faces, and the details of what ...

 


 

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49th Annual Southern Weekend of Arts & Craft Show, Fayetteville, TN, June 20-21

Fayetteville, Tennessee (April 17, 2014) - The 49th Annual Southern Weekend of Arts & Craft Show will be held June 20th - 21st at the Stone Bridge Park, in Fayetteville, TN. There will be over 90 artist and crafters displaying their art at the show, and local non-profit organizations promoting their services. The event is sponsored by the Fayetteville-Lincoln County Arts Center.   Talented exhibitors come from all over the Southeast, with a large variety of original art, photography, crafts, woodworking, jewelry, and many more types of art...

 

20th Century Club's 39th Annual Fair on the Square, Collierville, Tennessee

Collierville, Tennessee (April 9, 2014) - The thirty-ninth annual Collierville Fair on the Square will be held May 3-4, 2014, in the Collierville, Tennessee, Town Square. The hours are May 3, 10-6, May 4, Noon to 5. Admission is free to visitors.   First held in 1976 as a part of the United States Bicentennial celebrations, the fair is an eagerly awaited family festival sponsored by the Collierville Twentieth Century Club. The charming town square is the backdrop for approximately 170 vendors who set up their tents in the park to sell hand-made items such as children's clothing and toys  ...