Children’s Festival of Reading Celebrates Ten Years

Sometimes there’s just too much going on downtown. Saturday marked not only the International Biscuit Festival, but the tenth anniversary of the Children’s Festival of Reading. Celebrating all the arts from illustrators to children’s entertainment, magic and dance, the festival hosts a world of fun for children and their parents. I really hate that they […]

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 […]