New Exhibitions Opening at the Emporium Center on March 2

The Arts & Culture Alliance is pleased to present five new exhibitions at the Emporium Center in downtown Knoxville from March 2-29, 2018. A reception will take place on Friday, March 2, from 5:00-9:00 PM as part of First Friday activities downtown to which the public is invited to meet the artists and view the […]

New Harvest Park Farmers Market to host winter events

What:         Winter Markets   When:         Feb. 8 and March 22   Where:       New Harvest Park, 4775 New Harvest Lane                                                         KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (Nov. 28, 2017) – The New Harvest Farmers Market will host five winter markets from December through March.   The events are set for Feb. 8 and March 22.   […]

Groups Offer a Citizen’s Academy for Planning

East Tennessee Quality Growth and the League of Women Voters of Knoxville/Knox County are offering a “Citizens Academy for Planning” from 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 10, and Saturday, Feb. 24, at the City County Building.   This is a two-day workshop for those who want to learn more about the role of local […]

Upcoming events at the Historic Ramsey House

February 24, 2018, 10am – 2pm; Hal Galbraith with “The Legacy of Woodworking”: Master Woodworker Hal Galbraith will take the participants through a four hour demonstration devoted to furniture making during the Federal Period from 1788-1825. You will learn the design and function of essential cabinet making tools from the period. Pieces from the Ramsey […]

Baker Center Announces Spring Lectures and Events

UT’s Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy has released its schedule for lectures and events this spring: February 7—Akbar Ahmed, Ashe Lecture Series, 5–6 p.m., Toyota Auditorium. “Being Muslim Today: Building Bridges in an Age of Uncertainty.” Ambassador Ahmed is the Ibn Khaldun Chair of Islamic Studies at American University in Washington, DC, and […]

Season Tickets On Sale Now to Clarence Brown Theatre’s 2018/2019 Season

  Season tickets are on sale now to the Clarence Brown Theatre’s 2018/2019 Season which includes a marvelous collaboration with the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra, a Margaret Atwood drama, David Sedaris comedy, new history play… and more!  Season ticket holders enjoy several exclusive benefits, including free ticket exchanges, priority seating, the opportunity to purchase Lab Theatre […]

Town Hall East meets tonight

Town Hall East meets tonight, February 5th, at 7 p.m., Eastminster Presbyterian Fellowship Hall, 4904 Asheville Highway Program features Gerald Green, Executive Director of the Metropolitan Planning Commission, speaking about Knoxville’s massive zoning revamp and the implications of the new Short Term Rental law.

Transportation Available for Elderly and Disabled Neighbors

from the City of Knoxville’s Office of Neighborhoods If your organization gets involved in helping elderly and disabled neighbors, here is a program that will help you help them. The Knoxville Knox County Community Action Committee — better known as CAC — operates a program called Volunteer Assisted Transportation (VAT). VAT uses volunteers to provide […]

2018 South Knoxville Cleanup

It’s time to register for Keep Knoxville Beautiful’s 2nd annual South Knoxville Cleanup! The community-wide South Knoxville Cleanup will be held on Saturday, March 17th from 9 a.m.–12 p.m., followed by lunch. The event will kick off at Sam Duff Memorial Park. (Duff Park is located at 4060 Chapman Highway, which you can access via […]

City to Conduct Public Meeting for Annual Action Plan

from the City of Knoxville’s Office of Neighborhoods The City of Knoxville’s Community Development Department will conduct a public meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 5, at O’Connor Senior Center, 611 Winona.  Inclement weather date is February 7 at the same time and place.   Community Development is working on the Annual Action Plan Update […]