Travel and Stay at the SUMMIT

Fly or Drive, Your Stay Will Be Amazing


ETSU Martin Center
Johnson City, Tennessee


October 25-27th, 2023

Start Your Adventure the Right Way

Why waste the precious hours of your vacation driving or commuting from another airport? Within just twenty minutes passengers can be in downtown Bristol, Johnson City or Kingsport. When you touchdown at TRI, you’ll begin your adventure with just a few steps off the plane. Explore all that Northeast Tennessee has to offer when you use TRI as your gateway to unspoiled Appalachian paradise.

Tri-Cities Airport (TRI) is the leading air transportation provider for Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia which features wide-ranging services for scores of diverse travelers. Through partnerships with Allegiant, American Airlines and Delta Air Lines, TRI offers non-stop service to Atlanta, GA; Charlotte, NC; Dallas, TX; Orlando, FL; and St. Petersburg, FL. TRI’s convenient location makes it the perfect starting point for your next mountain adventure.

Stay at the Carnegie Hotel

Nestled in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains, our boutique replica property pays homage to its to namesake “Carnegie Hotel”, first opened in Johnson City, September 27th, 1891 and standing 19 years before succumbing to fire April 3rd, 1910. Traditional décor, charming ambiance, and dedicated staff offer a unique experience of a by gone era; accompanied by all the modern amenities today’s travelers have come to expect. 

The Carnegie is less than a minute walk to the venue, next to food, and minutes from the downtown Johnson City brewery scene. 

Stay in an AirBnB

Find a unique location or share an entire place with your whole team. Johnson City has unique AirBnB options for your stay.

Evening Experiences

Hiking Trails

Hiking trails, mountain biking, and parks are within an easy 10-20 minute drive from the venue. Keep an eye out for special curated opportunities.

Brewery Tours

Enjoy the creative and tasty brews on tap at one of our many local breweries and pubs.

Mountain Biking

Local trails offer multiple exciting options for beginners and advanced riders alike.

Local History

Founded in 1856, Johnson City's rich history is alive with Appalachia's creativity and heritage.