20th Annual Fall Festival
Downtown Athens, TN

Saturday, October 8, 2022
10 am – 5 pm


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 County Living Heritage Museum-36th Annual Quilt Show
  • CASA Corridor of East Tennessee Run For The Child 5K/1 mile
  • McMinn Regional Humane Society Mutt Strut & Adopt-a-thon
  • Pumpkin Plinko
  • Pumpkin Painting at The Arts Center
  • Tennessee Wesleyan University Homecoming
  • USS Ware Reunion
  • Kanusita Garden Club Flower Show
  • Live Entertainment on Two Stages
  • Sounds of Summer Final Concert-The Dexter Thomas Band
  • 250 + arts/crafts/info/food vendors
  • Local Shopping


    Festival Schedule - Coming Soon
    Pumpkintown PowWow - Athens, TN


     Saturday, October 8, 2022

    10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Athens, TN

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

    Pumpkintown Countdown








    The Dexter Thomas Band - Sounds of Summer - Athens, TN

    Finish off the day with the

    Sounds of Summer Finale

    Featuring: The Dexter Thomas Band

    Pumpkintown Festival Plinko - Athens, TN

    Festival Schedule

    Check back here for all the details when it is closer to time for the Pumpkintown festival. You won’t want to miss a thing!

    Pumpkintown Entertainment - Athens, TN