Happenings downtown

Susan EspirituDowntown

Peppermint Grove lights up Market Square in Downtown Knoxville, Tennessee. (Photo: Bruce McCamish/ Visit Knoxville)

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Join us in Downtown Knoxville for a series of events throughout the season:
Krutch Park features the Regal Celebration of Lights.
Peppermint Trail – …

Knoxville Community Band Christmas Concert

Susan EspirituDowntown

Join the Knoxville Community Band on Sunday, December 3, 2023, 3 p.m. at Bijou Theatre for its annual free Christmas concert. Knoxville Community Band Christmas Concert.
The Knoxville Community Band gives …

Ice skating returns to Market Square

Susan EspirituDowntown

Strap on your skates, button your coat and head to Market Square from Friday, November 24, until Tuesday, January 2
Enjoy skating during the daylight hours or under the stars and …

Look what’s happening at The Emporium

Suzanne CadaDowntown

It’s not First Friday, but tonight (11/17/23) promises excitement downtown. Here is a link to the city’s events.
Ceramics Soul Collective will be introduced with a community celebration from 6-9 p.m. …

Dr. Tyvi Small: Leading with purpose

Susan EspirituDowntown

In small towns, where communities are tightly knit and opportunities may seem limited, what truly makes people able to harness their resilience and resourcefulness to achieve success even in the …

November at the KMA

Jay FitzDowntown, Our Town Arts

Knoxville Museum of Art has a lot planned for November 2023, starting with the re-opening of Higher Ground, the museum’s flagship permanent exhibition, on Friday, Nov. 3. A reception will …