WORLD CHAMPION BBQ COOKERS &
LEGENDARY BLUEGRASS MAY 20 & 21
More than 40 cook teams battling during the Bush’s Best Tennessee State Championship Cook Off,
Kid's Zone and the Bluegrass Music Tent add fun and enrichment for all.
A highlight of Bloomin’ Barbeque & Bluegrass is the 12th Annual Mountain Soul Vocal Competition
Finals held on May 21. Finalists from around the nation will sing their hearts out for a chance to
win cash and prizes.
Musicians can get in on the fun during Friday night’s Late Night Jam presented by Dixie Stampede.
COOL WAYS TO BEAT THE HEAT THIS SUMMER
Planning a visit during the heat of summer? Here are some great ways to stay cool in the Smoky Mountains.
Cool off while rafting the Pigeon River! Brave class III and IV rapids, or choose a more scenic float trip from several area outfitters.
Explore hidden caverns, hike in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and visit indoor and outdoor water parks.
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