Christmas At Rugby

Christmas At Rugby

Each year, the historic settlement of Rugby, Tennessee, comes alive with Christmas spirit and celebrates the holidays as if it were still 1880, the year the town was settled. The living Victorian-era village will bustle with children’s activities, caroling, holiday...
NEW! Forgotten Times: Characters of Rugby (Part I)

NEW! Forgotten Times: Characters of Rugby (Part I)

The first part of  the last installment in a series featured online in the Oneida Independent Herald describes a variety of unique characters who lived in Rugby back in the day. The second part will be published on October 22. Please click on the link Forgotten Times:...
Ghostly Gathering! Oct 17 & 24

Ghostly Gathering! Oct 17 & 24

Historic Rugby’s annual “Ghostly Gathering” celebration will take place on October 17 and 24 (Saturdays) this year at 6pm Eastern. The yearly Halloween-season celebration is a favorite among village visitors, who enjoy a homemade chili dinner with dessert at the...
Fall ’15 Events in Rugby

Fall ’15 Events in Rugby

      Our loveliest season is upon us and we are offering an array of activities and events-some new and some beloved favorites. Be sure to mark your calendar and come up and join us here this fall in Rugby!     September 26 National Public...
Fall Hiking Event Saturday, Oct. 24!

Fall Hiking Event Saturday, Oct. 24!

Come to Rugby this fall and take in the beautiful colors of the season in the Rugby State Natural Area. Enjoy guided hikes on seven different trails! The hikes will begin at 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM, Eastern time. Meet at the Community Building behind the Visitor Centre....
15 Lots- Auction 10:00 am, Oct. 3

15 Lots- Auction 10:00 am, Oct. 3

  FIFTEEN LOTS AT HISTORIC RUGBY UP FOR AUCTION AT 10:00 AM, OCTOBER 3, 2015   THIRTEEN lots are available of the western edge of town, and TWO lots are available in the existing subdivision of Boyle Woods. To view the flyer from Ayers Auction Realty please...
BSF Ranger Station open weekends through October 3rd!

BSF Ranger Station open weekends through October 3rd!

The Big South Fork Ranger Station is open again for the summer season. It is located in the Board of Aid building in the center of Rugby, next door to the Rugby Commissary. New 2015 Ranger Natasha Hamby Klug will lead hikes each Saturday and Sunday morning at...
Appalachian Heritage Days

Appalachian Heritage Days

Celebrate the history and culture of Appalachian families who settled the Rugby region with a family friendly day filled with demonstrations and crafters on October 3rd and 4th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST. The demonstrations will include blacksmithing, chair canning,...