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JUNE 29 & JUNE 30, 2018
Cumberland Gap, Tenn. ∙ Free Admission

One of the area’s largest summer events, the White Lightning Trail Festival features a variety of family-friendly activities that celebrate the history of East Tennessee and Appalachian culture. Friday’s entertainment includes a Beauty Pageant; while Saturday’s events will feature a 5K run through Cumberland Gap and dozens of art, craft, food, and specialty vendor booths in the historic town of Cumberland Gap. Throughout the two-day event, folk life and Appalachian culture will take center stage in a series of musical performances and handcraft demonstrations.

WLTF Beauty Pageant

June 23, 7:00pm

LMU Convention Center

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WLTF Cruise-In Car Show

June 24, Brooklyn Street 10:00am

No pre-registration required!

White Lightning 5k 

June 24
Registration: 8:00am

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WLTF Quilt Festival

June 24, LMU Convention Center