This September 26th - 28th is set to be full of excitement as the fourth annual National Muscadine Festival is held in Sweetwater, TN. You can expect to find great food, family fun, live music, and more.

Several of the events will be at Tsali Notch, Tennessee’s largest muscadine vineyard, which is just a few miles from Historic Downtown Sweetwater.

The National Muscadine Festival is hosted by the Sweetwater Merchants and Property Owners Association (SMPOA).

2014 National Muscadine Festival
Schedule of Events • September 26-28, 2014


Saturday, September 13th:
12:00-2:00 p.m. Little Miss Muscadine pageant
6:30 p.m. Miss Muscadine Queen Pageant at Sweetwater Elementary School Auditorium on Broad Street
Admission $10, Students $5, 3 & under free

Friday, September 26th:
10a.m.- 6pm Tsali Notch Vineyard You-Pick
Noon- 6pm Vendor set up
7-10pm Downtown Sweetwater: Live Music with SouthBound
Vendors and BBQ cookers begin

Saturday, September 27th:
8:30 am-5 p.m.
Muscadine Wind 5K at Tsali Notch Vineyard at 8:30 a.m.
(Pre-register at active.com or the morning of the race)
Activities at the Vineyard including: Hayride, muscadine picking and product samples, crafters
Parade line up begins at 9 a.m. at Wal-Mart
Parade begins at 10:00 a.m.
Food & Art & Craft Vendors
BBQ Competition at Hunt Commons
BBQ People’s Choice begins at 2 p.m.- limited to 75 tickets at $10 each
KIDS ZONE- $5 all day armband/$8 weekend
Children’s Art Show at Morris Galleries on Main
Artists and Vendors downtown
Wagon rides-$5 each/$15 family

Live Music at Main Stage Bandstand at Duck Park:
11-12:00pm Mike Anderson
12-1:00pm Eli Currier
1-2:00pm Emi Sunshine & The Rain
2-4:00pm Doyle, Devin & Chloé Tallent
4:00pm Join us at the gazebo!

At the gazebo:
WMTY 98.3 FM Live
3:30-4:00pm Sweetwater Tumbling
4-4:30pm BBQ Awards & Wreath Auction

SHUTTLE - $5 per person/$20 family
Runs to Tsali Notch Vineyard, The Lost Sea, and Downtown Sweetwater.

Sunday, September 28th:
Noon - 5:00pm
Live Music at the Main Stage Bandstand at Duck park:
1-2:00pm Eli Currier
2-3:00pm Emi Sunshine & The Rain
3-5:00pm Blue Moon Rising

Vendors & Artists
**All events subject to change