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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News & Events

Community Calendar

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The Krueger Brothers with Symphony of the Mountains @ 400 S. Wilcox Drive
Feb 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Award-winning Bluegrass trio The Krüger Brothers will join Symphony of the Mountains to perform “Music from the Spring”. Opening act will be the ETSU Bluegrass Pride Band.

Cleaners & Clothes Donation Drive @ Kingsport Dry Cleaners
Mar 1 – Mar 20 all-day

Looking to start your spring cleaning early? From March 1 to March 20, local Kingsport dry cleaners and Goodwill Industries of Tenneva are partnering together for a ‘Cleaners & Clothes’ clothing donation drive. Community members will be able to drop off their Goodwill clothing and linen donations to their local participating dry cleaners.

Hyatt Cleaners, The Cleaning Center, B&W Cleaners, Massey’s Cleaning and Mr. Cleaners are all participating in the clothing drive! Participants can bring their gently used clothing and linen items to any of the dry cleaners’ locations through the donation drive dates and Goodwill trucks will pick up the items on March 20.

Goodwill retail stores operate on the donations we receive from the communities that support our organization. The proceeds from the retail stores help fund our mission of providing employment service programs to individuals with a barrier to employment.

Gate City/Kingsport Trombone Collective @ Marmalade Art Studio
Mar 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This is a group that meets once a month to explore the art of Trombone Quartet Playing. Almost any level of player is welcome.