May the Fourth Be With You Schedule

The Sewanee Fourth of July schedule can be found here!

Fourth of July Parade Entry Form

This year, all entries must complete and return an entry form by Saturday, July 1, to be in the parade. The form is found here.

Monteagle Fourth of July

Monteagle’s Fourth of July parade registration and line up will be at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, July 4. Walkers and horses start at Monteagle Church of Christ. Floats, ATV’s and cars meet at the Smokehouse. Firetrucks and police cars meet at Freds. The parade will begin at 10 a.m. This year’s theme is “Forever Stars and Stripes.”
From 11 a.m.–2 p.m. at Hannah Pickett Park, there will be food, a live band, corn hole, dunk tank, watermelon eating contest and more fun for kids of all ages. Fireworks will light up the sky at 9 p.m. at the Monteagle Ball Field.
The Town of Monteagle is handling all arrangements for the parade. If you wish to volunteer to help with this parade please contact Monteagle City Hall at 924-2265.

Sewanee Summer Music Festival Tickets

The 61st annual Sewanee Summer Music Festival (SSMF) runs June 17 though July 16. Individual tickets may be purchased in advance for $15 each or $20 at the door. For complete concert and events information go to

Reverse Raffle and Friday Nights in the Park

The Sewanee Business Alliance (SBA) is sponsoring a reverse raffle to benefit Angel Park and the Community Action Committee, with a chance for participants to win up to $10,000.
Tickets are $100 each and are for sale at the following local businesses: The Blue Chair, Locals, Lemon Fair, University Realty, and Woody’s Bicycles. Tickets may also be purchased online at
During each Friday Nights in the Park event, there will be a drawing for a special prize. The ticket drawn will be placed back in the pool for another chance to win. On the last night, July 14, the $10,000 grand prize drawing will be held. Participants do not have to be present to win.
The lineup for Friday Nights in the Park is: Little Russell Band on June 23; The Yellow Dandies on June 30; Top Tier Band on July 7; and C-Mac and the Madras Men on July 14. University Avenue will be closed at 6 p.m. each of these nights for the annual outdoor family event, with food and drink from local vendors available for purchase. The entertainers play from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the Angel Park Pavilion. The events are free and open to the public.