Johnson County Attractions

Johnson County has become a popular family vacation destination offering many outdoor adventures and a great variety of family attractions. We have a great county Welcome Center located on Hwy 421 in Mountain City offering travelers all the information they need to enjoy these adventures and attractions.

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Our Log Cabin Welcome Center warmly welcomes visitors to Johnson County. It is conveniently located on Hwy 421, in the middle of Mountain City, which is our county seat.

 

Here you will find a small history museum with exhibits that present our history and showcases original artifacts and pictures from the past. The Welcome Center is staffed with knowledgeable and friendly people who can answer your questions, give you information about local businesses and provide tourism information about the many activities, attractions and adventures available in our area. 

Johnson County Welcome Center
716 S Shady St, Mountain City, TN 37683
(423) 727-5800

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Johnson County is home to many types of attractions including historical sites, museums, theater, parks and music. There are also several nature based attractions such as Watauga Lake, Doe Mountain Recreation Area, and the Snake Motorcycle and Sports Car Route.

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Our Annual Festivals

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MOUNTAIN CITY

SUNFLOWER FESTIVAL

JULY

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LONG JOURNEY HOME LABOR DAY WEEKEND

SEPTEMBER

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TRADE MILL &

NATIVE HERITAGE DAYS

SEPTEMBER

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OLD BUTLER DAYS

FIRST SATURDAY

OCTOBER

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CRANBERRY FESTIVAL SHADY ROCK SCHOOL

OCTOBER

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FESTIVAL OF TREES

JC WELCOME CENTER

DECEMBER