Lose yourself in the wonder of tales told in traditional stage shows and quirky storytelling that reaches deep into our heritage. Learn about Tennessee’s greats of stage and screen. Let the visual arts in our galleries, museums and festivals fill your mind’s eye.
Touch the handiwork of Tennessee’s artisans both traditional and avant-garde. Examine our astonishing literary history from scholarly research to science fiction. Top it all off with a filling taste of Tennessee’s culinary arts.
The heart of East Tennessee’s respected tradition of art and fine crafts for more than 100 years, Arrowmont is more than a gallery or a school. It’s an experience, a symbol of a way of life and an anchor in the artistic community.Be Original
The famous names call to mind the rhythms of the Mighty Mississippi River that gave birth to the blues and, later, rock ‘n’ roll: Beale Street, B.B. King, W.C. Handy, Stax, Sun Studio and the Memphis Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum. Come and explore the heritage of this uniquely American sound.Get the Blues
Tennessee’s natural beauty and cultural heritage feed the creative instinct like no other place. Immerse yourself in the depth and variety of artistic expression in Tennessee.