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We are sad to report that the Dogwood Festival has been cancelled for 2017. We hope to be able to bring the festival back next year. Please check back early 2018 for more information.


Awards

Winner of more than 40 Pinnacle International Festival & Events Awards and Southeast United States Awards.

Recent awards include:

Southeast Tourism Society Top 20 Event Dogwood Festival 2016 Kaleidoscope Award Winner ifea-logo


Directions to Winchester, Tennessee

From Chattanooga, TN – Take I‐24 towards Nashville Turn right to merge onto I‐24 W Passing through Georgia Entering Tennessee Take exit 127 for State Hwy 50/US‐64 toward Pelham/Winchester Turn left at TN‐50/US‐64/Veterans Memorial Dr Continue to follow US‐64 Take the ramp to 64/TN‐15/US‐41 Turn right at 64/TN‐15/US‐41 Continue to follow 64 Slight right at 64/S College St.

From Nashville, TN – Take I‐24 E (signs for Chattanooga/I‐24 E) Take exit 127 for State Hwy 50/US‐64 toward Pelham/Winchester Turn right at TN‐50/US‐64/Veterans Memorial Dr Continue to follow US‐64 Take the ramp to 64/TN‐15/US‐41 Turn right at 64/TN‐15/US‐41 Continue to follow 64 Slight right at 64/S College St.

From Huntsville, AL – Take US‐231 N/US‐431 N Entering Tennessee Turn right at Thornton Taylor Pkwy/TN‐10/TN‐15/US‐231 Turn right at TN‐15/TN‐50/US‐64 Continue to follow TN‐15/US‐64 Slight right at 64/TN‐15 Continue to follow TN‐15 Turn left at 64/S College St Slight right to stay on 64/S College St


Place to Stay

Follow the link to Winchester Places to Stay


Fast Facts

What

A three-day festival celebrating the nursery industry. Franklin County nurserymen have patented more flowering dogwoods than anywhere else in the world.

Where

Downtown Winchester – a short drive from Nashville, Chattanooga, Murfreesboro, and Huntsville. We are about 1-1.5 hour drive from all four cities.

Admission

FREE

Music

Diversified entertainment for three days – visit our Entertainment Page for a full line-up

Activities

For more information about zones and activities can be found here. We also have a full event schedule posted here.

Exhibits

More than 200 exhibitors will showcase food, commercial wares, and arts and crafts.

Attendance

Between 15,000 to 30,000 people fill the streets of downtown Winchester

Information

For additional information contact 1-866-967-2532, e-mail dogwood@winchesterdogwoodfestival.com, or visit our Contact Page

The International Dogwood Festival is produced by the City of Winchester.