We plan and implement strategies for the controlled growth of Roane County’s economy as a unified voice representing the best Tennessee has to offer businesses, citizens and travelers.

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We bring growth-oriented businesses with strong fiscal discipline, infrastructure and workforce-ready people to East Tennessee.

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We attract travelers who seek unique heritage and the best outdoor recreational experiences to Roane County.

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We connect leaders and organizations for the benefit of local and regional business growth.

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We empower leaders, parents and students to invest in education, so they are better prepared to fulfill the workforce opportunities of Roane County’s future.

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We offer natural beauty, historic charm and low-cost living, distinguishing Roane County as one of the best retirement destinations in the nation.

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Soak in Roane Contest Information

1. Photo Collage Contest

Show us how you Soak in Roane by taking photos and videos of your favorite places in Roane!

Create at least a 5-picture collage posted to our Facebook or Instagram page with the hashtag #SoakinRoane and a caption. These photos should show something unique about the city or experience. Two winners will be selected the first week of September 2017. 

The winning collage receives a VIP weekend for two in Roane County. Prize package is worth $1,000 and includes a Jackson kayak from Uncle Lem's Mountain Outfitters and a weekend stay in an RV at Caney Creek RV Resort. Some restrictions apply – no holidays and reservations required.


2. Weekly Best Caption Contest

Follow us on InstagramFacebook and Twitter and if you have the best caption for the Photo of the Week then you could win some great prizes every week through the summer.

Roane Alliance staff will post a picture on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter of something happening in Roane with the challenge, “caption this.” A winner will be selected and notified via a @reply. Each week's winner will be asked to send their contact information to [email protected]

Prizes include Soak in Roane SWAG, 4 Tennessee Medieval Faire tickets, Power T wall art, Sugarlands moonshine pack, Watts Bar Lake SWAG, and more! Enter to win!