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January 20th, 2012
The first weekend of February finds events for everyone going on in Townsend! The Winter Heritage Festival celebrates the natural beauty and cultural history of our town, Cades Cove, and the surrounding mountains with a variety of activities and programs. Then on Saturday the Tennessee Winter Beer Fest is a chance to sample some great brews and food for a good cause – New Hope Blount County Children’s Advocacy Center.
The Winter Heritage Festival will have hikes, demonstrations, storytelling, concerts, and more with a dinner and concert both Friday and Saturday evenings, and events all day Friday and Saturday. For a schedule go to www.smokymountainfestivals.org or call 865-448-6134 or 800-525-6834.
The First Annual Tennessee Winter Beer Fest will be taking place on Saturday in Townsend with one ticket getting you awesome brews from four local microbreweries, dinner, a pint glass and a t-shirt. There will be free shuttles from Highland Manor Inn, so that you can stay here for the whole weekend! Go to http://knoxbeersnobs.com/2012/01/02/tennessee-winter-beer-fest-february-4 for information about tickets.