ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. (WJHL) — The annual Covered Bridge Celebration begins on Friday, June 14. The festivities will be in downtown Elizabethton and will cause traffic changes in the area surrounding it.
According to a release from the Elizabethton Police Department, the following roads will be closed:
– East Elk Avenue from South Sycamore to Highway 19E
– Riverside Drive from East E Street to Hattie Avenue
– Academy Street from 2nd Street to East Elk Avenue
– Main Street from 2nd Street to Third Street
Special events during the celebration will also cause other closures and diversions throughout the weekend.
The two-day festival will feature music, food, vendors, and kids activities. A ribbon-cutting at the new Riverside Taphouse will take place at 4 p.m. Friday.
Saturday’s events include a cruise-in, 5K race, community yard sale, and Little Hillbilly Contest.
Click here to see more information about the celebration.
The celebration will end Saturday night.