Mountaineer Folk Festival - Spencer, TN - Sep 8 to Sep 10, 2023
Traditional music, old time competitions, handmade crafts, pioneer demonstrations and more at Fall Creek Falls State Park.
Festival of Fine Arts and Crafts - Dalton, GA - Sep 15 to Sep 17, 2023
Hosted by the Creative Arts Guild, Georgias oldest multidisciplinary community arts center, this event features an indoor juried exhibit, outdoor artisan market, live music, children’s activities, bike parades, vendors and more.
3 Sisters Bluegrass Music Festival - Chattanooga, TN - Oct 6 to Oct 7, 2023
A free music concert. Bring your blanket or lawn chair down to the river and enjoy.
Tims Ford Heritage Day and Fall Festival - Winchester, TN - Oct 7 to Oct 7, 2023
This is a weekend long event with live music, dancing, re-enactments, demonstrations, crafts, competitions, food, games, and more! Admission is free, but many vendors are selling food, crafts, and game admission, so cash on hand is encouraged.
Wine Over Water - Chattanooga, TN - Oct 7 to Oct 7, 2023
Wine tasting from over 100 wineries on the Walnut Street Bridge, plus enjoy tastings and food for purchase from local restaurants, and local musicians playing everything from jazz to classic bluegrass. There will also be a separate wine tasting and silent auction called Best Cellars and a number of “Off the Bridge” events that extend the festival – throughout the week there will be several events featuring wines from all of the world, food from local restaurants, and opportunities to flex your own culinary muscles and learn more about food and drink.
Chattanooga Oktoberfest - Chattanooga, TN - Oct 14 to Oct 15, 2023
The annual event will have German food, bier garten with four dozen local and seasonal beers, oompah band, 5K run and car show.
Pumpkintown Festival - Athens, TN - Oct 14 to Oct 14, 2023
Mutt strutt, tasty treats, heritage exhibit, family fun and entertainment plus petting zoo, carriage rides, pony rides, doggie costume contest, pumpkin carving and more.
Cleveland Apple Festival - Cleveland, TN - Oct 21 to Oct 22, 2023
Arts and craft show, live music, food, pony and hay rides, children’s activities, and more
Rock City’s Enchanted Garden in Lights - Lookout Mountain, GA - Nov 17 to Jan 6, 2024
Warm your heart during this nighttime, family tradition as you walk through Rock City Gardens’ winter wonderland. Located a quick drive from downtown Chattanooga, this magical Christmas lights experience is one of Chattanooga’s memorable winter events.