Annual Heritage Fair
First Annual Heritage Fair
Friday, May 17th, 2019. 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM.
Use the links below to electronically sign up for the event.
The Jonesborough Genealogical Society, in partnership with many heritage organizations,and the Jonesborough Visitors Center and Emporium, will host the 1st Annual Heritage Fair on Friday, May 17th from 9 am to 4 pm.
- First, a student competition for 5th through 8th graders within Washington County that will feature student projects through tri-fold displays in three distinct categories will be judged for awards in the Jonesborough Visitors Center.
- Second, heritage organizations and individuals with specific heritage topic interests will display exhibits on their area’s of local interest.
- Finally, a Living History Timeline will be display throughout town, with other presentations, classes, talks, and performances to be made throughout the day at various sites.
Local News about the Heritage Fair:
Johnson City Press article from February 11 2019: First Annual Heritage Fair set by Jonesborough Genealogical Society (Please note a correction to this article: Student winner of the Poster Competition will NOT receive a $500 cash prize. Only the Teacher or Homeschool Teacher of the winning student will receive this $500 cash prize.)