|TENNESSEE BOAT INDUSTRY THRIVING AS BUYERS SEEK SPORT AND LUXURY: Boating is big in Tennessee, and in East Tennessee especially.
It’s not just big fun; it’s big money. In March 2019, the GEICO Bassmaster Classic – known as the “Super Bowl of Bass Fishing” – was held in Knoxville
for the first time. The event, which used the Tennessee River and connected waterways, drew a record 150,000 fans.