A visit to Sweetwater, Tennessee, is like taking a step back in time. Discover many unique shops and attractions teeming with nostalgia, charm and friendliness. In the historic shopping district you will find shops filled with rare antiques, exquisite home furnishings and décor, original works of art, choice fashion, unique garden gifts, hard to find collectibles, and much more. Sweetwater was said to hold the biggest fair in East Tennessee in the 1990s. The town is also on record as the smallest town ever having hosted the Ringling Brother's Circus. While you are there, don't miss a chance to explore underground at the fascinating Lost Sea, and a visit to the Sweetwater Valley Farm Cheese will satisfy your hunger after a long day of playing.