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Jonesborough is easy to reach by car.  From Interstate 81, Jonesborough is located along U.S. Highway 11 E.  It is 15 minutes southwest of Johnson City, 25 miles northeast of Greeneville, and 90 minutes north of Knoxville, Tennessee.

Fly Delta Airlines into Tri-Cities Regional Airport (TRI) or McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) in Knoxville and save 2% off the lowest published discounted/restricted fare, 5% off published restricted fare, or 10% off full/non-restricted fare on travel between October 4, 2016 and October 12, 2016.  Tri-Cities Regional Airport (TRI) is conveniently located 20 miles from Jonesborough.

For lowest fares on any airline, call Summit Travel, our official travel agency, at 423-282-4223 and ask for Joyce Britt.  Reservation hours are Monday through Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Eastern time.

You can call Delta Airlines direct at 800-328-1111, and ask for File/Contract # 426220.

Budget Rent-A-Car is also offering special rates with unlimited free mileage.  Call 800-842-5628; ask for Discount #U076743.

For information regarding transportation from the Tri-Cities Regional Airport to your Johnson City hotel or Jonesborough lodging, call FL Limo & Livery, 423-245-0856 or 423-325-6554 (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)).

During the Festival, large, circus-type tents are erected in downtown Jonesborough with seating in each tent. When you pick up your passes at Registration, you will receive a Program of Events which will include the event schedule with map indicating the location for the full weekend programming.

The International Storytelling Center is located across the street from the Courthouse at 100 W. Main Street in downtown Jonesborough. Download a map of Jonesborough, with the Center location and parking.
*Map provided courtesy of George Moate.