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Kingsport: A City of Originals

Kingsport is a city full of originals. Pal’s Sudden Service was born here, as was the recipe for the Original Long Island Iced Tea. The hand-carved carousel is a beloved original too, as is our music, brews, cultural experiences and outdoor adventures. As a city of...

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Tennessee Songwriters Week FAQ

Visit Kingsport is proud to parter with Model City Taphouse and the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development to host a Tennessee Songwriters Week Qualifying Round once again in 2023. The qualifier will be held on Tuesday, February 7, 2023 at 6 p.m. at Model City...

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Winter in Kingsport – Winter Adventure Checklist

Kingsport is known for its natural beauty and southern charm, but there’s something extra special about this place when the temperatures drop and the Christmas lights are twinkling throughout town. Whether you’re local looking for a fun family experience or from out...

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Event Services

Visit Kingsport has a variety of services we can provide to make your next sports event an easy success. Our years of experience in the sports event operation space combined with our southern hospitality, expertise and resources are guaranteed to make your next event a winner. From helping you secure your facility, tracking room nights to planning opening ceremonies, we have you covered.

Frank Lett

Frank Lett

Senior Associate Executive Director

Bradley Hoover

Bradley Hoover

Director of Sports

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