Events

Photo of fresh vegatables at a Farmer's Market.

Union County Farmers Market

Every Saturday morning, starting May 4th through October.

9am-noon


Union County Opry.

Union County Opry

Saturday, April 20th, Doors open at 6pm, Show starts at 7pm

Opening Night of the Union County Opry.

This is Tribute Night to: Lois Johnson, Carl Smith, Chet Atkins, Roy Acuff, & Jim Wyrick by 25+ singers and musicians will be recognized that have taken their music from the hills and valleys of Union County and toured nationally!

For more information visit: www.unioncountyopry.com or call
(865) 992-2811


Red Gate Festival & Rodeo

Friday & Saturday, April 19th & 20th


Union County 10k / 5k logo.

Union County 10k/5k & Fun Run

Saturday, May 4th 2019, 8am-10am


The Moron Brothers.

The Union County Opry presents:
The Moron Brothers!

Saturday, May 4th 2019, Doors open at 6pm, Show starts at 7pm

Bluegrass & comedy show.

"For twenty years we've traveled the country sharing bluegrass, laughter and our Faith with wonderful people. Somebody once told us that we were getting big. We finally figured out it was our waist they were talking about." - The Moron Brothers

For more information visit: www.unioncountyopry.com or call
(865) 992-2811


Doyle Lawson.

The Union County Opry presents:
Doyle Lawson!

Saturday, June 1st 2019, Doors open at 6pm, Show starts at 7pm

The living Bluegrass Legend!

"With almost 40 albums to their credit, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver have multiple Grammy, Dove, ICM, IBMA and SPBGMA Award nominations, and are seven-time winners of IBMA’s Vocal Group of the Year Award.

Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver are the reigning Inspirational Country Music Association Vocal Group of the Year, crowned in October at Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center, on the heels of Lawson’s induction into the International Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame at the Ryman Auditorium on September 27, 2012.

For more information visit: www.unioncountyopry.com or call
(865) 992-2811


Bluegrass Festival logo.

Big Ridge Bluegrass Festival

Friday, August 16th, 5pm-10pm


Fireworks photo.

Thunder in the Park

Saturday, August 31st, 5pm-9pm

Cruise-In, Fireworks, Live Music, Craft & Food Vendors, Kid Activities, & more!

Family Friendly Event.


Thunder Road Author Rally logo.

Thunder Road Author Rally

Saturday, September 7th, 9am-1pm


Union County Heritage Festival logo.

The 15th Annual
Union County Heritage Festival

Saturday, October 5th, 10am-4pm