Episode 3508

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Tennessee Crossroads

September 09, 2021

Season 35 | Episode 08

Miranda Cohen stays cool at the Legendairy Milkshake Bar. Joe Elmore takes flight on the Gatlinburg Skybridge. Ed Jones digs in at Collins River BBQ. And Susan Watson goes Scottish at the Middle Tennessee Highland Games.

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Legendairy Milkshake Bar on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Legendairy Milkshake Bar

Nashville, TN

Miranda Cohen stays cool at the Legendairy Milkshake Bar.

Middle Tennessee Highland Games on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Middle Tennessee Highland Games

Nashville, TN

Many Tennesseans claim Scottish heritage, including Tennessee Crossroads' Susan Watson. Recently, she braved the summer heat to attend an event where people come together to learn, appreciate, and preserve Scottish and other Celtic cultures. It's called the Middle Tennessee Highland Games. Join Nashville Public Television and find out more.

Gatlinburg SkyBridge on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Gatlinburg SkyBridge

Gatlinburg, TN

Nashville Public Television learns that the whole town of Gatlinburg, TN was hurt by the devastating fires of 2016. While recovery has been steady, a big boost came along earlier this year with completion of the Gatlinburg Skybridge. You've probably heard about it, but Tennessee Crossroads lets you experience it thanks to our guide Marcus Watson. His job is spreading the word about this Smoky MT marvel.

Collins River BBQ & Cafe on NPT's Tennessee Crossroads

Collins River BBQ & Cafe

McMinnville, TN

If you were to make a list of things loved by Tennesseans, barbecue would surely make the top ten, with the love of family at or near the top. Tennessee Crossroads found a restaurant in Warren County that combines the two. Just about everyday, the O'Neal brothers share their love of smoked goodness with the grateful inhabitants of McMinnville, TN. Watch this and more episode segments of Nashville Public Television's Tennessee Crossroads.