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.Visit Site
We bring growth-oriented businesses with strong ﬁscal discipline, infrastructure and workforce-ready people to East Tennessee.Visit Site
We attract travelers who seek unique heritage and the best outdoor recreational experiences to Roane County.Visit Site
We connect leaders and organizations for the beneﬁt of local and regional business growth.Visit Site
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.Visit Site
We offer natural beauty, historic charm and low-cost living, distinguishing Roane County as one of the best retirement destinations in the nation.Visit Site
Roane County is defined by its waterscape, surrounded by 700 shoreline miles. This Soak in Roane campaign draws inspiration from our 39,000-acre Watts Bar Lake and its nonstop outdoor recreation. This new visual campaign portrays a full-on, immersive Roane experience defined by the travelers’ interests: History, music or (literally) outdoor fun.
Want to win some prizes? Show us how you Soak in Roane by taking photos and videos of your favorite places in Roane, creating at least a 5-picture collage posted to our Facebook or Instagram page. The winning collage wins a prize package worth $1,000 that includes a Jackson kayak from Uncle Lem's Mountain Outfitters and a weekend stay in an rv at Caney Creek RV Resort. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram 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.
Each week, Roane Alliance staff will post a picture on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter of something happening in Roane with the challenge, “caption this.” Winners will be notified via a @reply and 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!
Show us how you Soak in Roane by snapping a photos at different attractions and cities in Roane County. Post the 3–5 photos as a collage on Instagram or Facebook 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. Prize includes a VIP weekend in Roane for two, which includes a kayak donated by Uncle Lem’s Mountain Outfitters and a fall or spring weekend with rv at Caney Creek RV Resort (some restrictions apply - no holidays and reservations required.)
Enjoy inviting waterways, a robust recreational life, and breathtaking vistas. Discover how the best of Tennessee all comes together in Roane.