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Johnsonville's Big Taste Grill Making a Stop at the Tennessee Valley Fair

KNOXVILLE, TENN. (August 6, 2021) - Want to see the world's biggest grill? Look no further than the Tennessee Valley Fair! Delicious Johnsonville Sausages will be sold Friday, September 10 to Sunday, September 12. All proceeds benefit Knoxville Area's Salvation Army.

About the Grill:

Weighing more than 53,000 pounds and measuring 65 feet long, the semi-turned-grill can cook hundreds of brats at a time and up to 2,000 per hour.

Providing more than just tasty tailgate sausages at special events and retail locations across the country, the Big Taste Grill also raises money for local charities. At each event, the Big Taste Grill partners with a non-profit organization to raise money for their cause through product sales.

To date, the Big Taste Grill program has raised more than $4 million for a variety of charities nationwide, many of them local community organizations. In 2019 alone, the Johnsonville Big Taste Grill raised more than $110,306 for 34 different organizations nationwide.

The Tennessee Valley Fair will be September 10-19, 2021 at historic Chilhowee Park & Exposition Center. For tickets and information, visit

About the Tennessee Valley Fair

The Tennessee Valley Fair is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization and one of the state’s largest multi-day events attracting thousands of attendees each year. Known for its innovative exhibits, livestock shows, concert series, action sports, exciting rides and variety of unique foods, the Tennessee Valley Fair offers great entertainment for the entire family. The Tennessee Valley Fair is proud to present nightly fireworks sponsored by the Tennessee Education Lottery For more information, please visit or call (865) 215-1471.

Abbington Villas
Marketing Coordinator
(865) 215-1473 or (865)215-1471

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