From 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, May 18, Marble Springs State Historic Site will hold its annual Bonny Kate Community Ice Cream Social. County Commissioner Carson Dailey will serve as the afternoon’s guest host. SoKno Market will be on hand selling ice cream. Other refreshments will be provided by Village Bakery.
The site’s historic cabins will be open with living history guides on hand to teach visitors about life at Marble Springs, the 18th century home and farm of Tennessee’s first governor, John Sevier.
Marble Springs is funded under an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, Tennessee Historical Commission, and supplemented by additional funds provided by Knox County and the Governor John Sevier Memorial Association.