22nd Annual Fort Watauga Knap-In

Date: September 14 - September 15, 2019

Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location: Elizabethton, TN

Phone: (423) 543-5808

Event Website

Season: Fall

Event type: Festivals

Region: East Tennessee - Northeast

Knapping – with a “K” – has nothing to do with sleep! Knapping is the art of making stone tools, and the Knap-In at Fort Watauga is a celebration of Tennessee Archaeology Week. Watch primitive skills craftsmen make arrowheads, spear points and other survival tools. There will be demonstrations of primitive tools such as the bow, arrow and atlatl throughout the day.

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