2009 East Tennessee History Fair
At the , Krutch Park , and various downtown sites
August 22, 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
The East Tennessee Historical Society will celebrate our region’s history in a big way in Downtown Knoxville. On August 22 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., bring your friends and family to join in the excitement. Activities will include a living history timeline, historical and genealogical groups from our 35 counties, live traditional music, historical craft demonstrations, storytelling, children’s activities including Davy Crockett’s birthday party, trolley tours to downtown’s historic homes, old movies at the Bijou Theatre, Market Square Farmers Market, tours of the new exhibitions Voices of the Land: the People of and Mountain Splendor: Art and Artists of the Great Smoky Mountains, 1850-1950, and much, much more. The event is free to the public.
The East Tennessee History Fair is sponsored by the Knoxville www.eastTNhistory.org. Look for more to come on this event in Newsline and future emails. (CBID) and Clayton Bank and Trust. The East Tennessee History Center is located at . For more information call or visit