Clarksville, Tennessee

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2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

6 Votes - "Most Patriotic"
1 Votes - "Friendliest"

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Clarksville is the proud home of the U.S. Army’s 101st Airborne Division. This town completely rallies around their military and wrote more celebratory reviews than any other town on Best of the Road. The city has volunteer welcoming patrons for soldiers returning from service and organizations like Bikers Who Care that support the troops. They even have children in a neighborhood color guard who help a veteran conduct a flag raising ceremony every holiday.

The people are so patriotic they host regular appreciation events, have painted murals around town, hang ‘Welcome Home’ signs when troops return, and provide military discounts. Captain and Clark met veterans who still give back and support their neighbors and said, “We were able to see and do so much, but what really stood out to us were the people that we met.”

Visitors should be sure to see Liberty Park, the Clarksville Marina, and the Downtown Market while in town. The Downtown Market is hosted every Saturday during summer and most of fall. Otherwise known as the “farmer’s market,” the event helps support local businesses and promotes healthy eating.

Over summer you can enjoy live outdoor music during Riverfest and anytime you can tour the Customs House Museum and Cultural Center. Parks After Dark is a popular summer program, which offers concerts and “Movies in the Park” screenings.

We are so fortunate to have Ft. Campbell, KY right at our door step. To see true hero's daily is something that I will NEVER take for granted. These are not just hero's of today but hero's of WWll, Vietnam, and the Korean wars. These fine men and women have fought for my freedom as well as yours. So many have given the ultimate sacrifice to keep our country free, so yes Clarksville, TN by far is the most patriotic city in our nation. God Bless America.
Reviewed by Claudia1973
on September 17, 2012
Everyone appreciates and supports our soldiers!
Reviewed by wcsites
on September 17, 2012
Clarksville, TN is the home of Fort Campbell home of the 101st Airborne! You can't get more Patriotic than that!!! We love our soldiers and this counrty!
Reviewed by AshleyCJones
on September 17, 2012
It's a beautiful town with southern hospitality. The support for the military and their families is outstanding!
Reviewed by tszopinski
on September 17, 2012
great place to live.
Reviewed by yaduck
on September 17, 2012
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