Our mission is to invest in Downtown Johnson City
through cultural experiences that create lifelong
memories for today and tomorrow.

We produce three events each year in the Downtown Johnson City area that bring
the community together and promote health, community and the arts!
The Blue Plum Organization is a not for profit 501c3 organization.

Blue Plum Festival

The Blue Plum festival began in 1999 with the idea of bringing awareness to Downtown Johnson City- and having a little fun!  We have watched our downtown flourish and continue to bring the festival to the greater Johnson City community each year- highlighting our growing and thriving downtown area!

The festival consists of a 5K race, two days of music, art and craft vendors, children’s area, food court and much much more!  Our goal is to create events that families and friends can enjoy and make memories for years to come!

This years festival will take place on June 5 & 6 in Founders Park of Downtown Johnson City. Event’s include music & arts, a 5K, a kids zone, and even a silent disco (yes you heard that right!). There is so much to this years Blue Plum festival you have to attend to see it all. Interested in being a vendor or need more information? Learn More

Christmas Parade

The Blue Plum Organization is proud to present the Johnson City Christmas parade each year!  People of all ages come out to see the floats, dance teams, and local high school bands perform!  This is a holiday tradition you don’t want to miss!

The Christmas parade has something for the whole family Interested in participating this year or need more information? Learn More

Bunny Hop 5k

The Blue Plum Organization is bringing back the Bunny Hop 5K and Kids’ Dash. This certified 5K course starts promptly at 8:30 AM on April (TBD). The Kids’ Dash will begin at 9:30 AM and a joint awards ceremony will be immediately after. After you HOP across the finish line, stay for the community Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by Munsey Church in Founders Park beginning at 10:30 AM! Register online at http://www.athlinks.com/event/bunny-hop