Finally, it's summer and time to escape to Tennessee. Come, get away from it all and create family vacation memories of a lifetime.

Family Fun

From beautiful clothing of famous Italian designers to art inspired by the music of Stax Records, we have covered six must-see museum exhibits this summer in Tennessee. Read more now about these unique exhibits. 

Museum Exhibits Not to Miss

Outdoor Adventure

Summer is the perfect time to explore Tennessee's beautiful outdoors. The Cumberland Plateau has some of the most stunning waterfalls you'll ever see.  Here are some of our best.

Beat the Heat on the Cumberland Plateau

Summer Fun

Summer's almost over, but Tennessee adventures don't stop. Here are some tips for last minute summer getaways. Where are you headed in Tennessee before the end of summer?

Before Summer Ends

Summer Trip Tales

Summer is the perfect time to hit Tennessee's backroads. Pick one of our 16 Discover Tennessee: Trails & Byways, pack the car, turn up the radio and hit the road. It's time for a road trip that can only be Made in Tennessee.

Road Trip Revival
Jul 31 - Sep 12 War of 1812 Paris, TN War of 1812 learn more Jul 31 Chattanooga Lookouts vs Pensacola Blue Wahoos Chattanooga, TN The Chattanooga Lookouts are a Double-A A affiliate team for the Minnesota Twins. learn more Jul 31 Travis Cottrell Live @ Jackson's AMP Jackson, TN Do you hear it? Only the music of Jackson and West Tennessee could connect Memphis’ Beale Street and Nashville’s Music Row. Join us as we celebrate the rich musical legacy of our region with the 2015 season of Jackson’s Award Winning music venue Jackson‘s Amphitheater at the Market (AMP).Located in the heart of Jackson behind the West Tennessee Farmers’ Market and within walking distance of the Jackson Walk, the AMP kicks off the 2015 Season on April 24. Eleven Free performances are planned for the second season and the dates are as follows: April 24 Reverend Jesse and The Holy Smokes (Josh Smith) May 8 The Kimberlie Helton Band May 22 Jimmy Church Review June 5 Little Boys Blue July 17 Iron Horse July 31 Travis Cottrell August 14 King Beez August 22 Stacey Mitchhart September 12 Paula Bridges, Chuck McGill, Colton Parker & The Bandstand Group September 26 Surprise Guest! October 3 Will Davenport The open air venue encourages guests to bring their picnic basket or visit one of the food concessions. Music will begin at 7:30 pm. Blankets and lawn chairs are welcome at this family friendly event! Free parking is available throughout Downtown. In the event of rain, performances will be moved to the West Tennessee Farmers’ Market shed. learn more Jul 31 STAR TREK II: THE WRATH OF KHAN Memphis, TN With the assistance of the Enterprise crew, Admiral Kirk must stop an old nemesis, Khan Noonien Singh, from using his son's life-generating device, the Genesis Device, as the ultimate weapon. Doors open at 6pm. Arrive early for drink specials and pre-movie activities in the Orpheum lobby. Rated PG learn more Jul 31 - Aug 28 Wing Night at Sequoyah Marina Andersonville, TN Start off your weekends on Friday night with Sequoyah’s famous "Wing Night" at the dock. learn more