Daylily Festival this weekend

Sandra ClarkFun Outdoors

The annual Daylily Bloom Festival at Oakes Farm in Corryton will be 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday and Saturday, June 28-2,. rain or shine. Admission is free, but a …

Do good – and have a good time!

Carol EvansFun Outdoors

Excuse me, I can’t help myself:
“Thar be dragons!”
Isn’t that what everyone says when the annual KARM Dragon Boat Festival rolls around? It must be – my ears have been ringing …

By the light of the Strawberry Moon

Carol EvansFun Outdoors

You may have heard about the upcoming Strawberry Moon, June’s full moon so named by Native Americans because its appearance marked the time to pick ripe strawberries. Last year’s Strawberry …

BioBlitz set at Douglas Dam

Betsy PickleFun Outdoors

Ordinary people can help scientists, TVA and Discover Life in America identify flora and fauna at Douglas Dam this month.
A BioBlitz is planned from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, June …

So much to do, from water to air

Carol EvansFun Outdoors

I’m constantly amazed by the variety of outdoor activities available in our area, but it has really struck me lately how much the infrastructure for two specific interests has grown.
Paddling …

It’s all in a day’s play

Carol EvansFun Outdoors

Thanks to everyone who came out Thursday for our Legacy Parks Foundation open house at the Outdoor Knoxville Adventure Center!
We live in a beautiful area, and Legacy Parks HQ is …

Open house to feature fun on the water

Carol EvansFun Outdoors

We’re having a party!
Yep, Legacy Parks Foundation is holding an open house from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 30, at the Outdoor Adventure Center, 900 Volunteer Landing Lane.
Come and play on the …