Get Out & Play: Fall colors

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Trees are starting to change colors at higher elevations, and the recent cool nights and warm days are sure to bring out the much-anticipated vibrant hues in the next week …

Get Out & Play: 2018 DockDogs Competition

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Who let the dogs out?
You may have noticed an abundance of agile-looking dogs downtown. This week, Knoxville is hosting the world’s premier canine aquatics championships: DockDogs. For three days, spectators …

Get Out & Play: Fall Break

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Fall Break is next week, and we’ve got the scoop on fun things to do. Take the kids out to enjoy the warmth in our many parks or enjoy one …

Get Out & Play: In the open streets

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This Sunday, enjoy the first days of fall at Bikewalk Knoxville’s Open Streets! Back in the streets of North Knoxville, Broadway will be closed from East Glenwood Avenue to Emory …

Get Out & Play: National Public Lands Day

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This Saturday marks the 25th annual National Public Lands Day (NPLD). What is NLPD, anyway?  NPLD was established by the National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF), a nonprofit organization that was chartered …

Get Out & Play: Monarch migration

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The monarch butterflies have begun their yearly migration through East Tennessee. This beautiful insect is admired for its flamboyant orange and black coloring and unique migration cycle. Not only are …