If you are a performer or street artist, please submit your information to be included in the first Downtown Kingsport Busker Fest, to be held alongside Kingsport's Fun Fest! Click here to read more and apply.



Downtown Kingsport has much to offer, from restaurants and antique shops, theatre, and sweet treats, the downtown area is for everyone to explore. Come on down and see it for yourself!

Welcome to Downtown Kingsport

Downtown Kingsport Association is a private, non-profit membership organization dedicated to the revitalization of Downtown Kingsport. Our purpose is to promote Downtown Kingsport as the heart of our community, strengthen its economic viability by encouraging growth and diversity among businesses, and restore its unique historical characteristics and beauty.

Main Street, Tennessee

Downtown Kingsport was recently featured in an article, “Main Street, Tennessee” published by Ideal Living.  The article focuses on Tennessee communities working to keep their historic downtowns alive and vibrant.

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Community Calendar

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12:00 am
Bring your picnic, your favorite lawn chair and your family and friends for an evening of family fun. This year’s picnic decorating contest theme is “Music to Your Arts Desire” so decorate with your favorite[...]
4444 W. Stone Drive
12:00 am
With a manic, Silly Putty voice, astonishing mouth noises, heart-filled stories, and arguably the greatest whistle in the world, Andy Offutt Irwin is equal parts mischievous schoolboy and the Marx Brothers, peppered with a touch[...]
International Storytelling Center
6:00 pm
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Originally from Rochester, NY, Karen Hitchcock has over 12 years experience making and teaching the art of fused glass. She studied at Corning Glass Center, Oatka School of Glass and Alfred University[...]
Art in the Heart Gallery, Downtown Kingsport
7:00 pm
The Twilight Alive Summer Concert Series, which includes Bluegrass on Broad, takes place each Summer from May to July. It is FREE and open to the public. Concerts take place on Broad Street at the[...]
Broad Street