|Published: 9:10 AM, 09/17/2012
Author: Tommy Millsaps
Source: The Monroe County Advocate
SWEETWATER-The second annual National
Muscadine Festival in historic downtown Sweetwater and Tsali Notch
Vineyard is fast approaching.
The two-day festival is slated for
Last year, the event was a big success,
especially for a festival in its first year.
The Sweetwater Merchants and Property
Owners Association (SMPOA) came up with the idea for the festival as
a way to bring visitors to the area for an overnight stay and help
raise funds for a train station/depot downtown. The festival adds to
the already popular antique stores and great restaurants that attract
numerous visitors to Sweetwater each year.
There are lots of fun things to do at
the festival downtown and at the vineyard located between at 140
Harrison Road between Sweetwater and Madisonville.
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