Knoxville’s Tenth Annual Bob Dylan Birthday Bash

In a way it seems it has been around forever, but for the last ten years, in one form or another, a celebration has been held to honor the birthday of Bob Dylan who turned 73 on May 24th. He shares the day with local musician and member of Y’uns, Steve Horton. I’m told the […]

Three Crazy Urban Events for Your Weekend – Plus bonus events

It starts tonight and it runs for two days of craziness. Two of the three would only happen in an urban environment and two all three promise to be completely exciting. I would be remiss, however, if I didn’t point out there are many other great events going on. It is First Friday weekend and […]

Blankfest, Biscuit Fest, Book Fest, Bob Fest: They Just Keep Coming

Residents of downtown Knoxville might be forgiven if they suffer from a little festival fatigue this time of year. We’ve had Earthfest, Outdoorfest, the Dogwood Arts Festival, the Rhythm and Blooms Festival and the Rossini Festival. That’s a festival each for environmentalism, outdoor recreation, the arts, the specific art of music and the specific music […]