Mabry-Hazen House will host its 7th annual Boomsday, Bluegrass, and Barbeque celebration on Saturday, August 30, 2014. On a cool hilltop setting attendees will enjoy a great view of Knoxville’s premiere fireworks show, good food, and live music. Tours of the historic home will begin at 6pm, and dinner will be served at 7:30. Alcohol is BYOB.
Voted one of the best places to watch the Knoxville, Tennessee Boomsday fireworks show, Mabry-Hazen House also offers food and entertainment without the traffic. Photo submitted.
Tickets are $60 per adult and children under 12 are free when accompanied by a ticket holder. Tickets are limited to 200 adults to ensure a quality event. This event has sold out for the past four years. Purchase your tickets in advance to guarantee your attendance. There is plenty of parking and the site offers easy access to I-40 without traffic concerns. The event will take place rain or shine. Tickets are non-refundable.
Built in 1858, Mabry-Hazen House is strategically located on the highest hill east of downtown Knoxville with spacious views in all directions. The home was occupied and defended by both armies during the Civil War. It housed three generations of the same family for 130 years; the museum showcases one of the largest original family collections in America. Your attendance will help support the museum’s mission to preserve and educate the public about an important part of East Tennessee history. Please call 865-522-8661 or visit www.mabryhazen.com for more information.