LIST: Fourth of July events in East Tennessee

KNOXVILLE (WVLT) -- The following is a list of events taking place on July 4th, 2008 to celebrate the 232nd anniversary of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. You will find each celebration listed by the county it is taken place in.


1. Norris Square
-Firecracker Road Run
-Dog Show
-Bike Parade

2. Museum of Appalachia, Andersonville
-Anvil Shoot

3. Downtown Norris
-Norris Day

4. Melton Hill Park
2:30 PM
-Boat displays
-Helicopter flyovers
-Wake board competitions

5:00 PM
-Musical entertainment

10:00 PM

5. Historic Downtown Clinton
6:30 PM
-Bluegrass music
-Wagon rides
-Car Show

6. A.K. Bissell Park, Oak Ridge
7:30 PM
-Oak Ridge Community Band Concert

9:30 PM


1. Cocke County Fairgrounds, Newport
5:30 PM - Dark
- Games
- Food
- Sand beach
- Water slides
- Kiwanis train
- Music
- Car show
- Fireworks


1. Cherokee Park, Morristown
-Little Texas in Concert


1. Farragut High School
9:30 AM
-Farragut High School marching band
-Antique cars
-Dance groups

2. Emory Road, Powell
10:30 AM

3. World's Fair Park
2:00 PM
-Opening ceremony

3:00 PM
- Musical performances begin

8:00 PM
- KSO concert

9:35 PM
- Fireworks


1. Loudon County High School
9:00 AM
- Parade
- Mulberry Street then downtown to the courthouse

2. Lenoir City
11:00 AM
- On Broadway from C Street to Grand Street

3. Greenback
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
-Greenback School to Downtown Greenback

4. Loudon Municipal Park
5:30 PM
- Concert
- Games
- Fireworks

5. Lenoir City
7:00 PM
-Two Rivers Church


1. Athens Regional Park
9:30 PM


1. Kefauver Park, Madisonville
5:00 PM
- Music
- Vendors
- Fireworks at Dusk


1. Kingston City Park
11:00 AM
- Raft race

12:00 PM
- Live music
- Drag Boat Races
- Car Show
- Home Run Derby
- Parade

2:00 PM
-Watermelon eating contest

9:30 PM


1. Downtown Gatlinburg

12:01 AM
-Midnight parade

2. Arrowmont
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
-Jazz & Rock Band performance

3. Gatlinburg
12:00 PM
-River raft regatta at Little Pigeon River

4. Pigeon Forge Patriot Park
1:00 PM
-Patriot Festival

5. Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies Plaza
8:30 PM - 10:00 PM
-U.S. Army Concert
-Fireworks downtown

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