Appalachian Heritage Festival

There will be a $5 fee for parking.





9:15am - 10:15am

Peek Inside an Appalachian Herbal Apothecary

Michelle Bouton

10:45am - 11:45am

Gardening for Three Seasons and Harvesting for Four

Earl Hockin

12:15pm - 1:15pm

Discoveries in an East Tennessee Garden: Garden Photography

Susan Okrasinski

1:45pm – 2:45pm

Rain Gardens: Building and Populating

Joy Stewart

3:15pm – 4:15pm

Raised Beds and Compost


Ben Hunter



Entertainment at the Festival

10:30 – 11:30am

Music – Sunnyside: Steve and Connie Lewis

12:00 – 1:00pm

Music - Gerald Sheppard

1:00 – 2:00pm

ETSU Storytellers - Evelyn Edwards & Kristi Israel 

2:00 – 3:00pm

Music - Gerald Sheppard



The Northeast Tennessee Master Gardeners would like to thank these generous sponsors for their contributions to the 2019 Appalachian Heritage Festival

Clinchfield Family Medicine


Integrity Management


Orkin Pest Control


Virginia Highlands BCS


Rowell Consulting


Scott County Tourism


Moving Picture Graphics


Little Mountain Microgreens


East Tennessee Hemp Company


Washington County Meat Packing



Kingsport Provision Company