It’s a rootin’ tootin’ festival of good eats at the Gatlinburg Beans ‘n Cornbread Blast presented by Bush Brothers & Company on Thursday, May 14 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. The festival will be held on the downtown Gatlinburg Parkway between traffic lights #6 and #8.
An authentic celebration of Appalachian culinary history complete with roots and bluegrass musical entertainment, antique engines, and a Corn Hole Tournament from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. A $10 entry fee for the tournament benefits the Sevier County Humane Society. Over a dozen vendors, each with their own special recipes, will be in competition and your vote helps pick the winners!
Tickets are $10 per person for unlimited sampling while supplies last. For more information and to purchase tickets to the Gatlinburg Beans ‘n Cornbread Blast, email the Gatlinburg Convention & Visitor Bureau’s Special Events Division at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 865-430-1817 or 800-588-1817.
Did you know that Bush Beans & Company has a fabulous Visitor Center, General Store and Cafe in the Great Smoky Mountains? Be sure to visit the Bush’s Visitor Center in beautiful Chestnut Hill. The short drive over to Dandridge is worth the trip to learn all about how they “roll that beautiful bean footage!”