Saturday, October 12, 2024 |10 am - 5 pm

If you’re looking for something to do on Saturday, October 12th, look no further than Pumpkintown 2024.
Pumpkintown, held in historic downtown Athens, Tennessee, has become one of the region’s favorite festivals in East Tennessee for the last 20 years with plenty of activities for young and old. Pumpkintown is planned and carried out by Friendly City Festivals and is free to the public. The festival hours are 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Pumpkintown celebrates the rich cultural history of East Tennessee. Native American culture and local history are displayed with elements that are unique and interesting for all ages. Pumpkintown is one of the largest annually attended events in McMinn County with almost 16,000 in attendance.
Some of the planned events will include:

  • Scott Crisp Memorial PowWow
  • McMinn Regional Humane Society Mutt Strut & Adopt-a-thon
  • Historical Walking Tours¬†
  • Live Entertainment on Two Stages
  • 200 + arts/crafts/info/food vendors
  • Local Shopping

This event is made possible by its many sponsors. Please click the link to visit our sponsor area.

    2024 Vendor Applications
    Pumpkintown PowWow - Athens, TN


     Saturday, October 12, 2024

    10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Athens, TN

    Pumpkintown MuttStrutt - Athens, TN
    Pumpkintown PowWow - Athens, TN

    Vendor Application

    Food Vendor Application


    Willsonthropic Compassionate Community

    Willsonthropic, Inc.

    DENSO - MooFest Sponsor


    City of Athens, TN - Presenting Sponsor for Moofest in Downtown Athens, TN

    Presenting Sponsor

    City of Athens

    Mayfield Dairy - Presenting Sponsor for Moofest - Downtown Athens, TN

    Mayfield Dairy Farms

    Starr Regional Medical Center - Sponsor Friendly City Festivals - Athens, TN

    Starr Regional Medical Center

    Friendly City Festivals Sponsor - Downtown Athens, TN

    Kiwanis International

    Tennessee Arts Commission - Moofest Sponsor

    Tennessee Arts Commission

    Tennessee Overhill - MooFest sSponsor

    Tennessee Overhill

    McMinn County Tourism

    McMinn County Tourism Board

    Exit Milestone Realty - Friendly City Festivals Sponsor - Athens, TN

    Exit Milestone Realty

    Simmons Bank - Sponsor for Friendly City Festivals - Downtown Athens, TN

    Simmons Bank

    Simmons Wealth Management - Friendly City Festivals Sponsor - Downtown Athens, TN

    Simmons Bank – Wealth Management

    Citizens National Bank - Friendly City Festival Sponsor - Downtown Athens, TN

    Citizens National Bank of Sevier County

    Valley Oil Company - Sponsor for Friendly City Festivals - Downtown Athens, TN

    Valley Oil

    Wolfenden Family Pharmacies - Moofest Sponsor - Downtown Athens, TN

    Wolfenden Family Pharmacies

    OneHeart Dojo - Friendly City Festivals Sponsor - Athens, TN

    Oneheart Dojo

    Dynasty Spas - Friendly City Festivals Sponsor - Downtown Athens, TN

    Dynasty Spas

    Humana - Friendly City Festivals Sponsor - Athens, TN


    VEC Customer Shares Moofest Platinum Sponsor

    VEC Customer Shares

    Warren Jackson CPAs - Moofest Sponsor

    Warren Jackson CPAs

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