UPCOMING EVENTS

  • TN Tellico Plains Wagon Train & Horseback Ride
    Thu, May 27
    Monroe County TN Tourism
    Come join us for the 2021 Anniversary Ride!
  • Statehood Day
    Sun, May 30
    Sequoyah Birthplace Museum
    Join us for our Statehood Day celebration activities. On June 1, 1796, Congress approved the admission of Tennessee as the sixteenth state of the Union. All events are free.
  • Sequoyah Remembrance Day
    Sun, Aug 01
    Sequoyah Birthplace Museum
    Sequoyah Birthplace Museum in Vonore, TN will be celebrating Sequoyah Remembrance Day and Sequoyah’s contribution to the Cherokee people by creating a writing system, the Cherokee Syllabary with free admission to the museum from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Monroe Life Balloon Festival
    Sat, Sep 04
    Monroe County TN Tourism
    The Annual Monroe Life Balloon Fiestival will return to The Sequoyah Birthplace Museum in Vonore, Tennessee. Enjoy tethered balloon rides, live music, food, games and much more!
  • CHEROKEE FALL FESTIVAL
    Sat, Sep 11
    Sequoyah Birthplace Museum
    The Sequoyah Birthplace Museum, Tennessee’s only tribally owned museum, will host its 30th annual Cherokee Fall Festival on September 11-12, from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. each day.
  • CHEROHALA SKYWAY FESTIVAL
    Sat, Oct 23
    Charles Hall Museum
    Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of The Cherohala Skyway Festival: Living and Playing Along The Cherohala Skyway Festival Past and Present; The Uncle Josh Memorial Music Festival with Josh Graves Dobro Contest sponsored by Monroe County Tourism.