Poke Sallet Festival
Gainesboro, Tennessee, USA
The 2011 Gainesboro Poke Sallet Festival will once again be on Mothers Day weekend. This year the carnival starts on Thursday with the historic downtown street activities begining mid day Friday May 6th. Many fun activities, including our famous Out House Race, Poke Sallet Eating Contest and 2 Watercolor classes, and great folk art and tradtional Mountain Music. Gainesboro has a long history of celebrating our southern heritage by paying tribute to this unique aspect of our local cultural cuisine. Performers
Therolds Little Opry Sat evening
Live country and bluegrass music from numerous musicians both days!Venue
Historic Gainesboro SquareDirections
Exit 280 off I-40.
Take route 56 north for 15 miles.
Festival is held at the historic Gainesboro square...on your left, follow signs.Times
Fri, 12:00 pm - 12:00 am; Sat, 9:00 am - 12:00 am Admission & Parking