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American Cultural Experiences

American Cultural Experience events introduce students to East Tennessee and provide opportunities to visit local areas of interest. Past experiences have included hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains, visiting the World of Coca-Cola in Atlanta, going to Six Flags amusement park, shopping at local outlet malls, visiting a local dairy, and many more!

All students are all welcome to join these activities. There is no fee to attend, but sometimes it is necessary for us to require a refundable deposit so we can arrange adequate transportation and order the appropriate number of tickets.

Fall 2023 American Cultural Experience Events

Details will be announced here as each event approaches, and we will also share information on our social media outlets. Please email us at with any questions.

  • Event details coming soon!

Past Events

Spring 2023 American Cultural Experience Events

  • February 10, 2023 – Appalachian Food Cooking Demo
  • February 24, 2023 – Knoxville Symphony Orchestra
  • April 22, 2023 – Hiking in the Smoky Mountains
  • April 28, 2023 – Beck Cultural Exchange Center & Museum
  • May 7, 2023 – Picnic at Ijams Nature Center