Bubba Fest bills itself as a weekend celebration of America's Heartland. The event features appearances by sports and entertainment icons. They are available to sign autographs for a fee.

Bubba Fest

LeConte Center in Pigeon Forge

Friday, August 10, 2018: 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Saturday, August 11, 2018: 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Sunday, August 12, 2018: 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Here's a partial list of celebrities: Burt Reynolds, Lee Majors, Richard Petty, Dog the Bounty Hunter, Rick Hurst, and Kane.

The event includes a Tricked-Out Truck contest, Baddest Bike contest, family-friendly movie screening, exhibitors, food, and vendors.