2.1 First Desegregated Public High School in the South

On August 27, 1956, twelve young people in Clinton, Tennessee walked into history and changed the world. They were the first students to desegregate a state-supported high school in the south.

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11.28 An Appalachian Christmas

The holiday season can be a stressful time.  Sometimes getting away for a day or a quick weekend is a great way to unwind and get yourself ready for the hustle and bustle of what’s to come. We recommend stepping back in time and visiting a Candlelight Christmas Tour! This annual event at the Museum of Appalachia will not only remind you of what Christmas was like in simpler times, but will help you unwind and get in the Christmas spirit. 

9.21 The Tennessee Fall Homecoming at the Museum of Appalachia

The Tennessee Fall Homecoming at the Museum of Appalachia in Clinton, TN is one of the largest and most authentic music and folk festivals in the nation. It showcases traditional Appalachian life through music, crafts and demonstrations. For three days, visitors are taken back to a simpler time of life.

5.23 Norris Dam in Anderson County Celebrates 80th Anniversary

Don't miss Norris Dam's celebration of its 80th anniversary on July 29th and 30th.