The Secret City Festival in Oak Ridge is scheduled for June 8th and 9th. It is the 75th anniversary celebration for the city of Oak Ridge and plenty of activities are being held.
Friday June 8th there will be an opening ceremony to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Oak Ridge. there will be a Robotics competition, technology exhibition, Tennessee Creates Juried Art Festival, there will be a main stage with several local acts featured through out the day. also a pavilion stage with other acts for all ages. More activities will be announced as they are added.
The Little River Band will headline the Secret City Festival concert on Friday night. they had multi-platinum albums in the 1970s and 1980s with chart topping hits the include, “Lonesome Loser”, “The Night Owls”, “Take it easy on me”, “Cool Change”, “Reminiscing”, “Help is on the way”. Concert tickets go on sale late April.
Saturday June 9th there will be a 75th anniversary parade, several local artist will be set up selling there art and crafts. there will be bounce houses, face painting, and plenty of food vendors set up with all the festival food you can handle. There will also be more Robotics competitions and Technology exhibitions along with Tennessee Creates Juried Art Festival. A petting zoo will also be available for all the kids and kids at heart. Science trucks with activities for everyone to see and enjoy.
Saturday nights band as not been announced yet but i am sure it will be great. Past performers have been The Charlies Daniels Band, The Black Lillies, Dr Dog, these are just a few of past performers, cant wait to see how the Saturday night performer will be
Don’t forget to see all of Oak Ridge in this years 75th anniversary. Call Oak Ridge Lodging for your lodging needs for this weekends events, we are only 5 miles from all the fun.