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Christmas Lights in Kingsport, TN

Christmas Lights in Kingsport, TN

Looking for a fun Christmas activity to enjoy this holiday season? Take a drive and enjoy the beautiful Christmas light displays all around Kingsport! We've compiled a tour of 21 stops. Tag us in your light tour photos or comment to add to the list with additional...

Kingsport’s Fall Checklist

Kingsport’s Fall Checklist

It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year In Kingsport, It’s Fall Y’all! From Scenic Hikes And Warm Drinks To Seasonally Festive Tastes And Treats. Carve Out Some Time To Visit Kingsport And Explore The Beauty Of Fall In Our City. We’ve Put Together A Checklist Of Some...

Fishing in Kingsport

Fishing in Kingsport

If You’re Angling To Go Fishing In Kingsport, You’re In Luck Because There Are Some Great Spots To Drop A Line In Our Fair City. One Of The Best Places – And Fly Fishermen In Particular Love It – Is At Fort Patrick Henry Tailwater On The South Holston River. Part Of...

The Sweetest Stops in Kingsport, TN

The Sweetest Stops in Kingsport, TN

In need of some sweets for your sweet for Valentine’s Day? You’re in luck because Kingsport is loaded with some of the sweetest stops in the region that are sure to wow both you and your honey. We asked our Instagram followers (@visitkingsport) to nominate some of...

National Plan for Vacation Day 2021

National Plan for Vacation Day 2021

Dreaming about that vacation that you weren’t able to take last year because of the pandemic? Well, now is the time to start planning, just in time for National Plan for Vacation Day on Jan. 26! When you start thinking about where you want to go and what you want to...

Outdoor Space for Everyone in Kingsport

Outdoor Space for Everyone in Kingsport

There’s space for everyone in Kingsport, Tennessee! We’re ready to welcome everyone back to where the natural beauty is boundless and the outdoor adventures are endless. It’s time to #GetIntoTheOutdoors and enjoy all our wonderful city has to offer! Where should you...

Don’t Forget Your Honey this Holiday

Don’t Forget Your Honey this Holiday

Don’t get so wrapped up on the hustle and bustle of the holiday that you forget your honey. You’re trying to make sure you have the right gifts for the kids, making travel plans, trying to stick to a budget… and just like that the most wonderful time of the year has...

Have The Hap, Hap, Happiest Friendsmas in Kingsport

Have The Hap, Hap, Happiest Friendsmas in Kingsport

The lights are hung, the chimneys are warm and hopefully your shopping list is getting shorter. Now it’s time to take in some of the season with your best pals who have come home for the holidays - let’s celebrate Friendmas! Bundle up and take to the mountain… Bays...

Kingsport Roots: Bays Mountain Park and Planetarium

Kingsport Roots: Bays Mountain Park and Planetarium

If you’re heading to Kingsport for a visit, a trip to Bays Mountain Park and Planetarium has to be on your bucket list! A stunning nature preserve, Bays Mountain Park is one of the most scenic spots in Northeast Tennessee, stretching across 3,550 acres. A haven for...

The Carousel – A True Kingsport Original

The Carousel – A True Kingsport Original

A dream that became a Kingsport Original – that’s the Carousel, one of the most unique and popular attractions in the region. The menagerie-style Carousel features 32 beautiful hand-carved wooden animals, 24 rafter-based creatures and two chariots – each lovingly and...

Santa Train Has Been Brightening Lives Since 1943

Santa Train Has Been Brightening Lives Since 1943

World War II was still raging when the Santa Train made its first journey from Pikeville, Ky. to Kingsport in 1943. That’s how long the little holiday train that could has been warming hearts and bringing smiles the faces of countless people along its route. While...

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