From small, more intimate local municipal events to festivals of national scope, Marion County provides plenty of entertainment and activities at home. Check here for the latest information on happenings in and around Marion County.
This MonthFestivals


18jan8:00 pm- 10:00 pmComedian Derik Zoo at The Princess Theater

21janAll DayMartin Luther King Jr. Day

28jan6:00 pm- 8:00 pmMarion County Commission


8feb - 10All Day“9-5 the Musical” presented by Marion County High School

9feb10:00 am- 11:00 amUnveiling of a plaque recognizing the Town of Kimball’s founder

14febAll DayHappy Valentine’s Day!

18febAll DayPresidents Day

21feb12:00 pm- 1:30 pmChamber Board of Directors Meeting

25feb6:00 pm- 7:30 pmMarion County Commission

The National Cornbread Festival is a weekend-long celebration of cornbread and many cornbread related activities for adults and kids. At the end of every April, the quaint town of South Pittsburg explodes with family-friendly games, food, music and fun, including a 5k road race and free tours of the Lodge foundry. Visit Site
Ketner’s Mill is the premier Country Arts Fair in East Tennessee, and is home to some of the best in arts and crafts – ranging from sculpture and paintings, to pottery and hand-woven baskets to metal art and jewelry, plus woodworking, furniture, folk art, and more. Visit Site
Located in the county seat of Jasper, the Marion County Fair is a five-day festival filled with carnival rides, nightly entertainment, industrial, commercial and agricultural exhibits. Visit Site
*For ongoing information regarding the Marion County Arts Council go to or follow them on Facebook and Instagram.

*For updates to preserve, enhance, and enjoy local and regional nature, visit or email or call 423-991-1548.

To have events listed with the chamber, contact the chamber office at 423-942-5103 or