Pinklets to liven up Father’s Day

Betsy PickleFeature, South Knox

South Knoxville’s own The Pinklets, one of Knoxville’s most popular bands, will lead the Father’s Day celebration as the Ijams Summer Concert Series returns on Sunday, June 17.
The talented Abernathy …

Ijams sets stage for Sunday concerts

Betsy PickleArts 865, Feature

Ijams Nature Center will be rockin’ out this summer, thanks to a local music expert and some of the area’s finest bands.
The Ijams Summer Concert Series kicks off this Sunday, …

South Coast offers new pizza hangout

Betsy PickleFeature, South Knox

Surf’s up at South Coast Pizza!
SoKno’s newest eatery is open at 1103 Sevier Ave. Co-owner and “employee No. 1” Chris Morton, a surfer himself, says features such as Suttree Landing …

All signs point to Vestival fun

Betsy PickleFeature, South Knox

Vestival is turning 18 in 2018, and it’s still growing.
The eclectic music and arts festival, held annually on the Saturday of Mother’s Day weekend, brings together people of all ages …

‘Corteo’ puts the ‘fun’ in ‘funeral’

Betsy PickleArts 865, Feature

Cirque du Soleil’s “Corteo” is spinning audiences into a frenzy at Knoxville’s Thompson-Boling Arena.
“Corteo,” which is Italian for “cortege,” builds its feats of athletic wizardry and comical scenarios around an …