Brewfest and Slide the City

We don’t seem to be content to have one major downtown event at a time. As I discussed earlier, Pridefest took over the central portion of Gay Street starting at noon and then moved to the south lawn of the World’s Fair Park this past Saturday. Meanwhile, Church Street beside the Coliseum was covered with […]

Brewfest (June 20) Aims to Help Cure Duchenne

Festival Season is winding down and downtown residents and visitors will soon find a summertime rhythm. After the big weekend of the International Biscuit Festival and the Children’s Festival of Books, we have a three-weekend break before the Big Kahuna Wing Festival (June 13) followed by another big two-festival weekend on the 20th with Brewfest […]

Your Planner for Knoxville Festival Season 2015

Isn’t it great to live in a geographical location that has four pretty specific seasons? The downtown year starts off with what I’d call “Hunker Down and Endure It” season (Jan-Feb), “Festival Season” follows (March – May), “Farmers’ Market Season” (June – August) comes next, followed by “Vol Season,” with a mini “Holiday Season” at […]