Business Meetings

Historic Jonesborough serves as an excellent location for both large and small business meetings with its numerous types of facilities, as well as fine dining and historic ambiance.

Invite your out-of-town business travelers to meet in one of the most beautiful settings in East Tennessee. Historic Jonesborough is known as the regional gem of Johnson City, Kingsport and Bristol. All historic and modern venues can accommodate formal or casual business meetings and provide excellent business and electronic communications. Fine dining and banquet facilities are also available to keep business travelers satisfied during their visit.

The downtown Historic district contains all of the resources you need to plan and host any business meeting or conference, large or small. The International Storytelling Center contains two large meeting rooms which can accommodate from 100 - 120 people. The Historic Jonesborough Visitors Center has a large 300 person capacity auditorium, as well as a smaller meeting room with a 30 person capacity. Both facilities include access to audio and visual equipment.

Jonesborough also has many nearby restaurants and cafes who cater for business meetings, from the simple coffee and snacks to a buffet style lunch. Just within the downtown area, there are five restaurants that could help provide food and refreshments for your function.

There are several Bed & Breakfasts, a Historic Inn as well as a hotel, all within walking distance of downtown Jonesborough. Your meeting or conference attendees will have a wide variety of accommodations to choose from while attending your function.

When your attendees are ready to get out and about, Jonesborough has plenty of entertainment venues to choose from, ranging from an afternoon storytelling performance at the International Storytelling Center to an evening at the Jonesborough Repertory Theatre. And if you’re here during May through October, an enjoyable evening can be spent outside at Music on the Square, in the very heart of the award winning downtown square. Shopping is also available with a wide variety of unique shops to choose from including beautiful women's clothing, handmade jewelry and artwork, or Vera Bradley's latest line.

Jonesborough is the perfect location to plan your business event, so whether it’s a small private function or a large weekend conference, come plan your work event in Tennessee’s oldest town, in the heart of the Appalachian mountains.