2013 Best of Tennessee – Runners Up

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EATS

Bakery

West
Hali Hannigans
Jackson

Middle
Merridee’s Breadbasket
Franklin

East
Patsy’s Bakery
Church Hill

Barbecue

West
Rendezvous
Memphis

Central BBQ
Memphis

Middle
Martin’s Barbeque Joint
Nolensville

East
Ridgewood
Bluff City

Catfish

West
Hagy’s Catfish Hotel
1290 S. Highland Ave., Jackson; 731-422-1001; catfishcabinjackson.com

Middle
Catfish Campus
Columbia

East
Biggie’s Restaurant and Clam Bar
Kingsport

Hamburger

West
Burger Basket
Brownsville

Wimpy’s
Greenfield

Middle
Jiffy Burger
Manchester

Rotier’s
Nashville

East
Biggie’s Restaurant and Clam Bar
Kingsport

Home/Country Cooking

West
Well’s Kitchen
Brighton

Middle
Miller’s Grocery
Christiana

East
Old Mill Restaurant
Pigeon Forge

Milkshake

West
Wiles-Smith Drug Store
Memphis

Middle
Thomas Drugs
Cross Plains

Elliston Place Soda Shop
Nashville

Bobby’s Dairy Dip
Nashville

East
Frosty Freeze
Tazewell

Place for Dessert

West
Hali Hannigan’s
Jackson

Middle
Pie Sensations
Columbia

East
McKinney’s Hale Springs Inn
Rogersville,


TRAVEL & FUN

Agritourism/Pick- Your-Own Farm

West
Jones Orchard
Millington

Middle
Batey’s Farms
Murfreesboro

East
Scott Strawberry & Tomato Farms
Unicoi

Campground

West
Reelfoot Lake State Park
Tiptonville

Middle
Montgomery Bell State Park
Burns

East
Warrior’s Path State Park
Kingsport

Roan Mountain State Park
Roan Mountain

Panther Creek State Park
Morristown

Golf Course

West
Paris Landing Golf Course
Paris

Shiloh Golf Course
Adamsville

Woodland Hills Golf Course
Pinson

Middle
Montgomery Bell State Park Golf Course
Burns

Fall Creek Falls Golf Course
Pikeville

East
Ridgefields Golf Course
Kingsport

Hiking Trail

West
Pinson Mounds
Pinson

Natchez Trace State Park
Wildersville

Middle
Burgess Falls
Cookeville

Fiery Gizzard
Tracy City

Old Stone Fort
Manchester

Radnor Lake State Natural Area
Nashville

East
Abrams Falls
Townsend

Outdoor Adventure

West
Pickwick Lake
Pickwick

Middle
Nashville Shores
Nashville

East
Dollywood
Pigeon Forge

Sporting Event

West
Memphis Grizzlies
Memphis

Middle
Nashville Predators
Nashville

East
NASCAR Races
Bristol

State Park

West
Pickwick Landing State Park
Pickwick

Natchez Trace State Park
Wildersville

Paris Landing State Park
Buchanan

Middle
Henry Horton State Park
Chapel Hill

Montgomery Bell State Park
Dickson

East
Warrior’s Path State Park
Kingsport


THE ARTS

Art Gallery

West
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
Memphis

Middle
Cheekwood Botanical Garden and Museum of Art
Nashville

East
Knoxville Museum of Art
Knoxville

Museum

West
Children’s Museum of Memphis
Memphis

National Civil Rights Museum
Memphis

Middle
Tennessee State Museum
Nashville

East
Natural History Museum/Gray Fossil Site
Gray

Performing Arts

West
The Ned
Jackson

Middle
The Schermerhorn Symphony Center
Nashville

East
Niswonger Performing Arts Center
Greenville


GETAWAYS

Place to Take the Kids

West
Tennessee Safari Park
Alamo

Middle
Nashville Shores
Nashville

East
Tennessee Aquarium
Chattanooga

Weekend Getaway/Town to Visit

Editor’s note: These appeared as two separate categories on the entry form, but the same cities won in both

West
Jackson

Middle
Franklin

East
Pigeon Forge


SHOPPING

Antiques Store

West
Carriage House Antique Market and Cafe
Jackson

Middle
Cuz’s Antique Center
Lebanon

East
Homestead Shoppe
Church Hill

Farmers Market

West
Memphis Downtown Farmer’s Market
Memphis

Middle
Franklin Farmers’ Market
Franklin

East
Market Square Farmers Market
Knoxville

Flea Market

West
Crump Flea Market
Crump

Middle
Crossville Flea Market
Crossville

East
Sweetwater Flea Market
Sweetwater


EVENTS

Arts and Crafts Show

West
Arts in the Ally
Henderson

Paris Landing Arts and Crafts Festival
Buchanan

Middle
Tennessee Association of Craft Artists Craft Fair
Nashville

East
Mountain Makins
Morristown

County/Regional Fair

West
Dyer County Fair
Dyersburg

Middle
Williamson County Fair
Franklin

East
Tennessee Valley Fair
Knoxville

Festival

West
Barbeque Festival
Henderson

Middle
Coopertown Barrel Festival
Coopertown

East
Cornbread Festival
South Pittsburg

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