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The great state of Tennessee, known at the volunteer state.


MEMPHIS

The four main events are the Beale Street Music Festival, International Week, The World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest, and the Sunset Symphony. The World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest is the largest pork barbecue-cooking contest in the world.

Memphis is the home of founders and pioneers of various American music genres, including Memphis soul, Memphis blues, gospel, rock n' roll, Buck, crunk, and "sharecropper" country music (in contrast to the "rhinestone" country sound of Nashville).

Beale Street is a national historical landmark, and shows the impact Memphis has had on American blues.

 

KNOXVILLE

Knoxville Museum of Art, was founded by Mary Katherine Dulin Folger in 1961 as the Dulin Gallery of Art. The Museum collection consists of work primarily from the 20th and 21st century. Included in the collection are many well-known artists, including Charles Burchfield, Gordon Cheung, Ori Gersht, Red Grooms, Wade Guyton, Robert Longo, Loretta Lux, William Morris, Ulf Puder, Hiraki Sawa, Kenneth Snelson, Robert Stackhouse, and Anne Wilson.

 

GATLINGBURG

Gatlinburg is a mountain resort city in Sevier County, Tennessee, in the scenic Smoky Mountains offers romantic getaways for couples and a great adventure for families.

 

This is just a very small sample of what Tennessee has to offer.   This is just one of the many cities we visit. Want to know more about Tennessee or is there another city that you are interested in?   Contact us today and we will fill you in on the many fun activities that city has to offer.