The Jefferson County Business and Expo Home Show started at the Field of Dreams Event Center in Dandridge Friday.
The business expo's goal is to help small businesses in East Tennessee.
Organizers made the affordable for most small businesses in order to help them out during a tough economy. They said its mission is to reconnect the residents with local businesses. The expo featured more than 100 vendors, showcasing everything from retail stores to large contractors.
The event continues over the weekend. It runs from 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Saturday, and 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Sunday.