Whether a formal affair or a causal business lunch, 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, all historic and modern venues can accommodate formal or casual business meetings.


From small and intimate ceremonies to large and lavish celebrations, Jonesborough offers venues to cater to your guest list, style, and budget. The beautiful landscape of the region combined with the charm of downtown boasts unforgettable venues with varying styles and sizes. For out-of-town guests, we boast over ten charming bed and breakfasts, a historic inn, a modern day lodge, fine suites, and spa facilities, all within walking distance of downtown.


Whatever the occasion, Jonesborough has a venue perfect for your event. The International Storytelling Center contains two large meeting rooms that can accommodate from up to 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. The McKinney Center boasts many classrooms, a 300-person banquet hall with a stage, and the feel of southern elegance. All facilities include access to audio and visual equipment.


Several locally owned restaurants and cafes within the town offer catering services for business meetings. They each offer everything from simple coffee and snacks to a buffet style lunch or formal plated dinner.


There are several Bed & Breakfasts, a Historic Inn as well as a hotel within walking distance of downtown Jonesborough. Your meeting or conference attendees will have a wide variety of accommodations to choose from with styles ranging from historic charm to modern lodge.


Jonesborough has plenty of entertainment to keep your guests pleased. Within walking distance of their room, guests can expect to find local dining, shopping, storytelling, and activities for all ages, timeframes, and budgets.

Ready to get started?

Fill out the form to the left and let us know some basic details about your event. Our event concierge will review your request and contact you with  more information about how we can help make your event a great success.

If you’d prefer to talk to one of our helpful phone representatives, simply call 866.401.4223.