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Winterfest Art Show

Sycamore Shoals State Park 1651 W Elk Ave, Elizabethton

November 18 – 26 During Visitor Center Hours: Monday - Saturday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (Closed 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM) Sunday 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM Reception – […]

Downtown Elizabethton Small Business Saturday

Downtown Elizabethton Elizabethton

Join us in Downtown Elizabethton to Shop Small on Small Business Saturday! You're invited to celebrate this special day dedicated to supporting small businesses and communities across the country. Small […]

seasonal Events

Each year, Carter County businesses, organizations, and community members come together to host a multitude of great events!


Peter’s Hollow Egg Fight • April

Spring Naturalists Rally • April

Carter Mansion Celebration • April

Stateline Drive-In Theater • April to September

Antique Car Show & Cruise In • April to October

Music & Miles Half Marathon • May

Roan Mountain Summer Concert Series • May to August

Roan Mountain Farmers Market • May to September


Liberty! The Saga of Sycamore Shoals • June

Roan Mountain Rhododendron Festival • June

Roan Groan Bike Race • June

Covered Bridge Jams • June to September

Elizabethton River Riders Baseball • June to September

Fourth of July Boat Parade • July

Xtreme Roan Adventures Youth Rally • July


Fall Naturalists Rally • September

Overmountain Victory Trail • March to September

Covered Bridge Celebration • September

Downtown Elizabethton’s Trick-or-Treat • October

Small Business Saturday • November

Skate by The Doe • November-January

Colonial Harvest Celebration • November

Elizabethton Christmas Tree Lighting • November

Roan Mountain Christmas Tree Lighting • December

Downtown Elizabethton Christmas Parade • December