Events Happening Around the Gap.


Civil War Reenactment

April 26, 2013 (School Day)

April 27-28, 2013

The Town of Cumberland Gap invites you to the annual " Gap Divided"                   
an authenic War Between the States living history and reenactment.
Visitors will be able to see battles close up as well as infantry, calvary
and artillery demonstrations. There will be opportunties to visit
authentic Civil War encampments, and eight stations presenting
civil war talks and demonstrations on equipment and different
branches of the army. The ladies will have a Period Tea and Fashion Show.
Sunday is an abbreviated day with period church services
and other Civil War activities before the soldiers start moving
out at 4 pm. For more info you may call John Ravnum
at 423-869-2282.

Crazy Aunt Sadie's Yard Sale

May 11, 2013

Fall date will be posted when determined

Make a day of it. Find some great deals.
Then enjoy the sites around Cumberland Gap.

Crazy sales...Crazy prices...Crazy Aunt Sadie's Yard Sale

Genealogy Jamboree

June 6-8, 2013

See the streets come alive with genealogy.
Four days of walking in the footsteps of our early pioneer ancestors.
Gain an understanding of a fundamental component of our heritage.

Contact Mark Treadway
Roger Edmondson


LMU Arts in the Gap

June 9 - July 13, 2013

See schedule

White Lightning Trail Festival

June 29-30, 2013

From the Civil War to modern day America, The White Lightning Festival
will tell the story of those rugged, self-reliant people that made this
area the topic of movies and gave birth to one of America's fastest growing
sports-stock car racing. The White Lightning Trail, which
begins in Knoxville, TN travels through eight other counties including
Anderson, Union, Campbell, Claiborne, Grainger, Jefferson, Hamblen,and
Cocke. The festival will feature live music, artists, crafts, games for kids, food
vendors, and much more.
For additional information and vendor information you may call

Antiques Day

May 18, 2013

Fall date will be posted when determined.

Antiques, Arts, Crafts

9:00 - 5:00 pm

Questions call 423-869-7311 or 423-869- 0501

"Rain or Shine"

Pumpkin Lights

October 29-31, 2013

Come and enjoy the array of decorated pumpkins glowing
in Festival Park.

Anyone wanting to enter their best carved pumpkin,
please bring it to Festival Park between 5 and 6 pm on October 29th.

The Fire Station will host a Halloween party on October 31st featuring
hotdogs and treat bags as well as community fellowship.
Be there between the hours of 5 and 9 pm.

Victorian Christmas

December 7, 2013

Father and Mother Christmas is coming to town. They will make a stop
at the Victorian home located at 511 Colwyn Avenue betweeen the hours
of 10 am - 3 pm. Children and adults can enjoy the reading
of the Christmas Story, the Legend of Santa, and hot cider and cookies