“Shady Valley Cranberry Festival.” This fast-growing and beloved annual festival takes place in the heart of Shady Valley, Tennessee- a stunningly beautiful valley set in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains and the Cherokee National Forest- also referred to as ‘God’s Country’! Friday’s festivities take place at ‘Shady Valley Elementary School’ (a WPA rock school) located at 423 Hwy.133, Shady Valley, TN 37688, and begin with the annual ‘Bean Supper’ at 5pm, with Live Auction starting at 7pm till finished. Saturday’s festivities begin with a Pancake Breakfast at 7am at the “Fire Hall”, with the Cranberry Festival Parade beginning at 10am- kicking off a day of wonderful live music, a plethora of adult and children’s activities, vendors selling their wares, and great fun for all! Don’t forget to visit the ‘American Indian Arrowhead and Relics display’ at Shady Valley Elementary, where there is always free parking for all events- this is a ‘can’t miss’ festival! For additional information contact Olan at (423)739-9242.