Tremont Institute named beneficiary of Sugarlands MountainFest

Sugarlands MountainFest names Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont as a nonprofit partner for their inaugural four-day music and outdoor festival held September 28th – October 1st.

“Every child, from the youngest to the oldest, needs to experience Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont. It leaves a lasting, positive, and motivating impression on our young people who are entrusted to continue taking care of our planet. This is the beginning of a lifelong appreciation of the Great Smoky Mountains,” says Brent Thompson, Director of Marketing & Strategy, Sugarlands Distilling Company.

This fall, outdoor enthusiasts will gather to enjoy live musical performances, running, biking, & fishing competitions, craft cocktails, award-winning spirits and brews—all in the breathtaking mountains of East Tennessee.

With over 30 bands performing, you are invited to dance the night away with the Travelin’ McCoury’s, Jeff Austin Band, The Hard Working Americans and many more.

Sugarlands invites you to kick off the weekend with the Tennessee Whiskey Experience. Enjoy whiskey and spirited cocktails from Southern Pride, Knox Whiskey Works, Nashville Craft Distillery and other distilleries from across Tennessee.

“Tremont Institute is thrilled to continue our partnership with Sugarlands Distilling Company. Two years ago, their MoonShare grant helped us get more kids active in nature. MountainFest will benefit local nonprofits, which further demonstrates their commitment to our community,” says Dr. Jen Jones, Tremont Institute President, and CEO.

Purchase your tickets online at A portion of the proceeds will benefit Tremont Institute and help get kids outdoors.

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By | 2017-08-30T07:38:03+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Announcements, News|Comments Off on Tremont Institute named beneficiary of Sugarlands MountainFest