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2018-19 Back to School Expo

9th Annual Back to School Expo! 

Kingsport City Schools  and Kingsport Times-News are hosting the 2018 9th Annual Back to School Expo, on Tuesday, July 31 from 3 - 6 p.m. located at the Kingsport Farmer’s Market. There will be over 90 vendors/exhibitors on-site for parents/guardians, students of Kingsport City Schools, and for the community to enjoy.


Parents/guardians will be able to pick up information needed to get their child(ren) started back to school and have the opportunity to sign-up for programs and activities this fall.


~ Pets for Adoption, Free Carousel Rides, Beach Hut, Hot Dogs and Kettle Corn ~ 


Vendors range from Kingsport City Schools services and school programs; health, nutrition and safety related services; animal welfare/pet adoption; financing for college; tutoring, library/literacy programs; pre-school programs; wellness activities; arts, sports and recreation activities; children’s services and various other vendors providing interactive activities, demonstrations and prizes. 


Click here for KCS Back to School webpage!

Back to School Expo Vendors So Far! 

Army National Guard
Bays Mountain Park & Planetarium
Beach Hut
Big Brothers and Big Sisters of East Tenn.
Boys and Girls Club of Greater Kingsport
Bristol Motor Speedway
Brushstrokes N' More
Bushido Marital Arts 
Carol's Face Painting & Balloon Animals
Casa For Kids
Centre for the Performing Arts
DBHS Dramahawks
DBHS Quarterback Club
Dobyns-Bennett High School Alumni Association
doTERRA Wellness Advocate
East Tennessee Cheer & Gymnastics
Eddie Lambert Photography
Edward Jones
ETSU at Kingsport
ETSU Families First
Exchange Place
First Assembly of God
First Baptist Church
Flight Athletic Academy
Girl Scouts of the Southern Appalachian Troops
Girls Inc. 
H & R Block
H.O.P.E - Help Our Potential Evolve
Hagan's Dentistry
Hands On! Discovery Center / Gray Fossil Site & Museum
Harville and DeBow Orthodontics
Henley Dance Studio
HMG (Holston Medical Group)
Holloway Dance School
Holston Habitat for Humanity
Indian Path Health Resource Center
KCS: Communications Department
KCS: Homeless Education Program
KCS: Libraries
KCS: Palmer Center
KCS: School Nutrition Services
KCS: Student Health Services & Niswonger Virtal Health 
KCS: Transportation Department
KCS: WCSK Radio Station 90.3 FM
Kettle-Licious Kettle Corn
Kingsport Aquatic Center
Kingsport Knights Lacrosse Club
Kingsport Mets Macsot
Kingsport Parks & Recreation
Kingsport Pediatric Dentisty
Kingsport Piranha Swim Club
Kingsport Public Library
Kingsport Scouting: Pack 250 & Pack 54
Let's Play Music!
Literacy Council of Kingsport
Mafair United Methodist Church - Kidz Ministry
Mama Crafts
Matilda Jane Clothing
McKinney Center/Jonesborough’s Mary B. Martin Program for the Arts
MeadowView Gymnastics Academy
Mental Transformation Alliance
Mountain Melody School of Music
Ms. Penny's Pre-School
Once Upon A Party TN
Pangle Photography
PetWorks Animal Services
Putt-Putt Golf Kingsport
Regional Intervention Program
Rose Boutique
Sam's Club
Seasons of Hope, Inc.
Shelter Insurance
St. Paul's Day School & Kindergarten
Sullivan Co. Health Department (Community Outreach)
Sullivan Co. Health Department (Health Promotions)
Sullivan Co. Health Department (Tabacco)
Sullivan Co. Health Department (WIC Program)
Sullivan County 4-H
Sullivan County Imagination Library
Tennesseans for Student Success 
Times-News Circulation Dept.
TK's Hot Dogs
Tri-Cities Moms Demand Action
Tri-Cities Talent
Tri-Cities United Soccer Club
UETHDA Head Start Program
United Way - "United WE READ" 
Usborne Books & More
WJHL News Channel 11

Contact Us!
Kingsport City Schools Communications Department
400 Clinchfield Street, Ste. 200
Kingsport, TN 37660
Ph: (423) 378.2123
Fax: (423) 378.2120