Knoxville St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Downtown Knoxville

Celebrate East Tennessee's rich Irish heritage and acknowledge the role Irish immigrants and Americans of Scots-Irish descent have played in the history of Knoxville. The 2024 Grand Marshal will be John Mancuso. Known by many as “The College Mascot Guy” on social media, Josh Mancuso both delights and infuriates fans across the country with his […]

2024 Knox Shamrock Fest

World's Fair Park, 525 Henley St, Knoxville, TN 37902, USA

Knox Shamrock Fest™ 2024 is the region’s premier, family-friendly St. Patrick’s Day Festival! Join families, runners, and other festival-goers for an afternoon of live Irish music, inflatables, face painting, balloon […]

2024 Big Ears Festival

Knoxville, TN, USA

The Big Ears Festival brings together artists and music lovers from all over the world for an exhilarating, unforgettable four days of musical adventure, discovery, and fun. Nestled in Knoxville’s intimate and historic downtown, festival goers are offered nearly 200 performances during the festival—at restored historic theaters, soaring churches, refurbished warehouse spaces, museums, galleries, and […]

2024 Big Ears Festival

Knoxville, TN, USA

The Big Ears Festival brings together artists and music lovers from all over the world for an exhilarating, unforgettable four days of musical adventure, discovery, and fun. Nestled in Knoxville’s intimate and historic downtown, festival goers are offered nearly 200 performances during the festival—at restored historic theaters, soaring churches, refurbished warehouse spaces, museums, galleries, and […]

Evening with the Stars 2024

320 N White St, Athens, TN 37303, USA

This annual favorite is where tomorrow’s stars take the stage and ideas for House Blend Concert Series shows are born. Evening with the Stars is directed by Andrew Kimball.AthensArtsCouncil.org/upcomingevents

2024 Big Ears Festival

Knoxville, TN, USA

The Big Ears Festival brings together artists and music lovers from all over the world for an exhilarating, unforgettable four days of musical adventure, discovery, and fun. Nestled in Knoxville’s intimate and historic downtown, festival goers are offered nearly 200 performances during the festival—at restored historic theaters, soaring churches, refurbished warehouse spaces, museums, galleries, and […]

Garrison Weekend at Fort Loudoun

338 Fort Loudoun Rd, Vonore, TN 37885, USA

Learn about life at Fort Loudoun during the French & Indian War and witness the Fort brought back to life. See soldiers and Cherokee going about their day, training, firing cannons, working about the fort, and demonstrating the folkways of the time. There will be blacksmiths working the forge, the surgeon giving talks in the […]

Heritage School: Stroke Awareness

522 W Madison Ave, Athens, TN 37303, USA

Pam Breedwell, a three-time stroke survivor will share her steps to recovery and healthy eating. The event is $5 or free for members. If you register online, you will pay upon arrival, or you may pay in person ahead of time.LivingHeritageMuseum.org/calendar/

2024 Big Ears Festival

Knoxville, TN, USA

The Big Ears Festival brings together artists and music lovers from all over the world for an exhilarating, unforgettable four days of musical adventure, discovery, and fun. Nestled in Knoxville’s intimate and historic downtown, festival goers are offered nearly 200 performances during the festival—at restored historic theaters, soaring churches, refurbished warehouse spaces, museums, galleries, and […]

Waucheesi Bike Race

105 Depot St, Tellico Plains, TN 37385, USA

The Waucheesi Bike Event is wickedly sweet and includes three distances: the Wicked 88, the Wily 63, and the Wonderous 38, crafted by Chris Joice. Make no mistake, this event is just as challenging as it is beautiful. Cherohala Skyway and Cherokee and Nantahala National Forests provide all the goods—long climbs, fast descents, great forest […]

Garrison Weekend at Fort Loudoun

338 Fort Loudoun Rd, Vonore, TN 37885, USA

Learn about life at Fort Loudoun during the French & Indian War and witness the Fort brought back to life. See soldiers and Cherokee going about their day, training, firing cannons, working about the fort, and demonstrating the folkways of the time. There will be blacksmiths working the forge, the surgeon giving talks in the […]

An Exhibit by Donald Keefe

320 N White St, Athens, TN 37303, USA

Donald Keefe was born in Des Moines, Iowa, and grew up in Southern California. He has lived and worked all over the country, from rural Appalachian Kentucky and West Virginia, to Miami, FL, Los Angeles, and New York city. He has lived just outside of Chattanooga, TN since 2015, where he serves as Associate Professor […]