Downtown Knoxville Ten Day Planner (9/10 – 9/19/2017)

If you want to be certain your event is included on this calendar, I’ll need your event two weeks in advance. The absolute best way to make sure I include your event is to make a FB event and invite me – two weeks in advance. My FB “events” are the … [Continue reading]

New Mural Going Up Near Central and Broadway (Plus the latest photos from Elkmont Exchange)

Murals are spreading all over town and I'm loving it. The most recent to appear is located in Old North. It's at the corner of Irwin and Bearden Place. If that doesn't ring a bell, it's in Downtown North and it's a block off Central and a block off … [Continue reading]

City Council Breaks the Tie in District Four: Is the System Fair?

It seems everyone in the city was surprised on election night except for Cliff Rodgers, Knox County Administrator of Elections. He spoke first at the special session of the Knoxville City Council last night. He pointed out that he was explaining to … [Continue reading]

A Completely Cool Urban Dinner Benefiting a Completely Cool Urban Farm

I'd always intended to make it to Beardsley Farm*. I heard it was close to downtown and I knew enough to know they do good things. But I didn't really know exactly where to find it until I stumbled into it on the backside of Knoxville College as I … [Continue reading]

Clarence Brown Theatre Launches “Peter and the Starcatcher”

Urban Girl and I had a lovely outing last Friday night to Clarence Brown Theatre's new production of "Peter and the Starcatcher." If I heard the phrase, "Oh My God!" once, well, I heard it a bunch. She spent the weekend quote and reliving scenes and … [Continue reading]