It’s a time to celebrate our Tennessee rites of spring – one-of-a-kind festivals, incredible food, live music and of course, our abundant natural beauty. Treat yourself. Come relax and recharge. You’ll cherish the memories made during a Tennessee spring.

Festival Fun

It's festival time in Tennessee. From smokin’ barbecue and biscuits to the world’s largest fish fry, wildflowers to delicate teapots, and film to global cultures - come join the fun. Here are some of our festivals to visit over the next few weeks - Memphis Italian Festival May 28-30, Blue Plum Festival in Johnson City June 5-7, Secret City Festival in Oak Ridge June 12-13, and the RC Cola & Moon Pie Festival in Bell Buckle June 20.

Move to the Beat

You’ll find music on almost every corner. From our festivals to the daily shows in our intimate or iconic venues, celebrate spring dancing to the beat. Coming up in Tennessee: Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival in Manchester June 11-14, CMA Music Festival in Nashville June 11-14 and Riverbend Festival in Chattanooga June 5-13.

Outdoor Adventure

Warmer weather is just around the corner. It's time to explore Tennessee's beautiful outdoors. Hiking the mystical Smokies, rushing down the Ocoee rapids or fishing on Reelfoot Lake - what will you plan for your visit?

Spring Trip Tales

Ready for a weekend escape? Here's the perfect 48 hours in downtown Chattanooga. 

Get Away This Weekend to Chattanooga
May 31 Chattanooga Lookouts vs Biloxi Shuckers Chattanooga, TN The Chattanooga Lookouts are a Double-A A affiliate team for the Minnesota Twins. learn more Jun 1 - 30 Milky Way Farm Red, White, & Blue Berry Tours Pulaski, TN Red, White, & Blue Berry Tours Tours of the 20 bedroom estate house of candy legend Frank Mars are complimentary to Veterans for the month of June as a small thank you from Milky Way Farm! $10 adult tour fee; $5 fee under 12 complimentary fresh berries & ice cream at the historic 40 seat table with your June Manor House tour Stories of the farm will be shared as you explore the 25,000 sq ft estate house. If the weather cooperates, Saturday, June 6th there will hayrides around the property. We love a Patriotic Celebration at Milky Way Farm! learn more Jun 1 - Jul 31 Hoffman Quilt Challenge Jonesborough, TN Quilts and Dolls exhibit Hoffman Quilt & Doll Challenge July 1 - 31 learn more Jun 1 - Sep 30 Live at the Garden Concert Series Memphis, TN Imagine sitting under the stars, surrounded by beautiful gardens, while a soft summer breeze lazily floats by. You're sipping a cool drink, dining, and chatting with friends, while listening to the music of world-renowned artists. learn more Jun 1 Chattanooga Lookouts vs Tennessee Smokies Chattanooga, TN The Chattanooga Lookouts are a Double-A A affiliate team for the Minnesota Twins. learn more