SEP 15-21, 2021
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Sep 16 - Oct 10 Flying Anvil Theatre: The Sunshine Boys
Sep 17 - Oct 3 Knoxville Children's Theatre: Disney's The Aristocats (kids)
Sep 18 - Oct 3 Schulz Bräu Oktoberfest
Sep 20 - Oct 8 Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts: Permanent Collection Exhibition
Through Sep 21 Inside of Knoxville: Ten Day Planner
Through Sep 24 Ewing Gallery: Professional Practices
Through Oct 28 Knox County Public Library: Outdoor Storytimes (Mon-Fri)

Wed Sep 15 Pellissippi State: Knoxville Opera Season Preview
Thu Sep 16 Ancient Lore Village: "Field of Dreams" Movie Night
  Biou Theatre: Lost Dog Street Band
  East TN Historical Society: A TN Conversation with Bill Haslam + Gary Wade
  Knoxville Botanical Garden: Ancient Flowers
  Knoxville Classical Guitar: Open Mic Night
  Knoxville History Project: History Happy Hour - Women's Rights
  Knoxville Symphony Orchestra: Bach at the Botanicals
Fri Sep 17 Bijou Theatre: Sarah Jarosz
  Ijams' Movies Under the Stars: Wizard of Oz
  Parking Day Knoxville
  Tennessee Theatre: The Righteous Brothers
  UT Science Forum: When Parts of the Body Go Missing
Sat Sep 18 East Tennessee Music Collectors Show
  Ijams Nature Center: Volunteer Workday
  Knox Heritage: Summer Supper
  Knoxville Botanical Garden: Introduction to Canning
  Mabry-Hazen House: Fall Clean-up Day
  Morristown Art Association: Arts In The Park
  ORNLFCU Summer Sessions Concert with Songs from The Road Band
  Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day: Free Admission
  UT Arboretum Society: 6th Annual Butterfly Festival
Sun Sep 19 Friends of Seven Islands: Riverboat Cruise
  Ijams Nature Center: Bluegrass Jam Features Dog Adoption Event
  The Maker City Summit
  The Mill & Mine: The Dead South
  The Square Room: Carlie Bannister with Jordy Searcy
Trailhead Beer Market: Silent Disco
  Tennessee Children’s Dance Ensemble: Children in the Arts
  8th annual Knoxville Race for the Summitt
Mon Sep 20 Bijou Theatre: Kathleen Edwards
Tue Sep 21 Bijou Theatre: Son Volt

Sep 16-18 21st Annual Dumplin Valley Bluegrass Festival
Sep 17-18 Gallery 1010: Thais Lloyd: Men Say Things to Me
  TAPestry: Cheezus - Knoxville’s first cheese festival

Through Sep 15 Clayton Center for the Arts: Southern Circuit screening of Stateless
Through Sep 19 The Maker City Summit 2021
  101st Tennessee Valley Fair

Through Sep 22 UT Gardens: Home Sweet Home: A Birdhouse Exhibit Auction
Through Sep 24 Dogwood Arts: Epiphone Student Guitar Design Exhibition + Auction
  Pellissippi State: Mezzotint Prints by Jacob Crook
Through Sep 25 Tri-Star Arts: Mondegreen by Pete Hoffecker Mejía
  The Emporium Center: Diana Ferguson and Kit Hoefer: Chroma
  The 3-Ring Circus: Judi Gaston, Jolie Gaston and Cynthia Markert
  The Emporium Center: Tracye Burnett Sowders: Resplendent Rarities
  Out of Hand by Lesley Eaton, Melissa Everett and Colleen Thornbrugh
  The Emporium Center: Works by Cody Swaggerty
  UT Downtown Gallery: Alabama Abstractions by Bill Dooley + Alex McClurg
Through Sep 26 Art Market Gallery: Gary Dagnan and Patricia Herzog
  Awaken Coffee: Featuring Master Repurposers
  Eastside Sunday Market at Walter Hardy Park (Sundays)
  Ijams Hallway Gallery Presents: Jon Pemberton
  Knoxville Community Darkroom: Houston Vandergriff Gallery Opening
Through Sep 28 Clayton Center for the Arts: Tennessee Artists Association exhibition
  Rala: Yonder by Sarah Moore
Through Sep 29 Art Guild at Fairfield Glade: September Classes & Workshops
Through Sep 30 Art Guild at Fairfield Glade: Randy Halverson & Self Portraits
  Fanatic Brewing Company: Open Mic Comedy Night (Thu)
  Nourish Knoxville: New Harvest Farmers' Market (Thu)
  Old City MedSpa: Works by Leesa Osburn
  Zoo Knoxville: Zoo After-Hours (Thu)
Through Oct 7 TVUUC: Inna Nasonova Knox & Charlotte Rollman
Through Oct 15 HoLa Hora Latina: Frutos Latinos Contest and Group Exhibit
  Omega Gallery: Back to the start: Recent Artworks by Jennifer Brickey
Through Oct 18 Arts in the Airport at McGhee Tyson AIrport
Through Oct 22 The Outpost Outdoor Concerts (Fri)
Through Oct 31 Westminister Pres Church: Exhibit by Judy Kelley Jorden + Paula Browning
Through Nov 5 Broadway Studios and Gallery: New Works by Broadway Studios Artists
Through Nov 7 Knox Museum of Art: Under Construction: Collage from The Mint Museum
Through Nov 16 Ijams Nature Center: Big Fun Tuesdays at Mead's Quarry
Through Nov 17 Nourish Knoxville: Market Square Farmers’ Market (Wed)
Through Nov 20 Nourish Knoxville: Market at Mary Costa Plaza (Sat)
Through Dec 4 McClung Museum: Between the Hand and Sky: The Art of Elizabeth Gould
Through 2021 East Tennessee Foundation: Knoxville Local curated by Ashley Layendecker
Through Jan 28 McClung Museum: Ornithological Quadrupeds
Daily/various Old Gray Cemetery: Open Grounds
  WDVX: Blue Plate Special & The Big Plate
  Central Cinema: Film Screenings
  Glowing Body: Classes
  Haunted Knoxville Ghost Tours
  Knoxville Walking Tours
  Postmark LaFollette: Homemade ArtShine Arts & Crafts Co-Op
  Tennessee Riverboat Company: Star of Knoxville
  Town of Farragut: Farragut History Walk
  Volunteer Princess: Tennessee River Cruises
Tuesdays Knox Makers: Open Hack Night
Wed-Sun Central Filling Station
Thursdays Centro Hispano: Spanish Conversation Table
  WDVX: The Swerve
Thu-Sun Zoo Knoxville: Keeper Chats
Saturdays Printshop Beer Co: Explore Knox Bike Ride
Sat & Sun Jubilee Community Arts: Mountain Jubilee with Paul Campbell
Sundays Jubilee Community Arts: WDVX Sunday Jubilee
  Circle Modern Dance: Classes

Wed Sep 22 Blount Mansion Association: Ribbon-Cutting at Craighead Jackson House and Garden
  East TN Historical Society: A Delicate Balance: African American Women and Suffrage in Knoxville
Thu Sep 23 Appalachian Ballet Company: Blue Jeans, Ballet & Books
  Domino Ensemble: New Music from el Rio de la Plata
  Marble Springs State Historic Site: Flintlock Muzzleloader Workshop
  Women's Fund of TN: 10th Annual Luncheon
Sep 23-24 Knoxville Symphony Orchestra: The Four Seasons
Fri Sep 24 Ancient Lore Village: Alliance Beer Co. Dinner
  Bijou Theatre: Lindsey Buckingham
  GSM Heritage Center: Pistol Creek Catch of the Day Sunset Series Concert
  Muse Knoxville: FREE Family Night
Sep 24-25 Townsend Spring Festival
Sep 24 - Nov 10 Fountain City Art Center: Open Show - Autumn
Sat Sep 25 Able Trade: Broom Making Class
  AIA East Tennessee: 2021 Design Awards Gala
  Great Smoky Mountain Heritage Center: Blue Ribbon Country Fair
  Kickstand: Books and Bikes
  Knoxville Internationals Network: Birthday Party
  Marble Springs State Historic Site: Sevier Days 2021
  Momentum Dance Lab: Company Auditions
  Pretentious Beer Co.: David Ramirez Live
  Trees Knoxville: Holston River Park Tree Walk
  UT Gardens: Fall Plant Sale
Sep 25-26 HoLa Hora Latina: 21st Annual HoLa Festival
Sep 25 - Oct 8 UT Arboretum Society: Online Fall Plant Sale
Sun Sep 26 Farragut Museum: Tom Fine - Admiral Farragut & Civil War
  Smoky Mountain Blues Society: Membership Campaign Show
Sep 26-29 Clayton Center for the Arts: Southern Circuit screening of At the Ready
Wed Sep 29 Bijou Theatre: The Allman Betts Band
  Knoxville Symphony Orchestra: Q Series
  Sundress Academy for the Arts: September Virtual Reading Series
Sep 29 - Oct 10 River & Rail Theatre Company: Pass Over
Thu Sep 30 Centro Hispano: The Latino Awards
  Random Acts of Flowers: Garden Party
Sep 30 - Oct 1 Tennessee Theatre: Black Jacket Symphony
Sep 30 - Oct 3 5th Annual Mountain Fiesta
Fri Oct 1 AIA East Tennessee: First Friday Art Salon
  East Tennessee Preservation Conference
  Great Smoky Mountain Heritage Center: Petty Hearts: Tom Petty Tribute
  Ijams' Movies Under the Stars: The Shining
  Mighty Mud: New Work by Kelly Hider
  Museum of Appalachia: Fall Heritage Day
  Pretentious Beer Co.: Jill Andrews
Oct 1-15 Appalachian Arts Craft Center: Fall Porch Sale
Oct 1-29 Dogwood Arts: Old City Photography Exhibition
  Knox County Public Library: Drive-In at the Midway (Fridays)
Oct 1-30 Art Guild at Fairfield Glade: Susan Midelton exhibition
  KnoxDraw Show
  UT Downtown Gallery: Jim Clark
Oct 1-31 The Emporium Center: Alex Smith: Rerouted
  The Emporium Center: The Fountain City Art Guild
  The Emporium Center: Douglas Molinas Lawrence: 50 bud vases in 50 days
  The Emporium Center: Mike Lana: Beyond the Walls
  The Emporium Center: Foothills Craft Guild: Fine Crafts
  Art Market Gallery: Charles R. Graves and Karyn Kyte
Sat Oct 2 Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts: Golf Tournament
  Sustainable Future Center: Makers Market
  Sustainable Future Center: Flow Jam
  Tennessee Theatre: Theo Von
  Water Lantern Festival
Oct 2-17 6th Annual Tennessee Medieval Faire
Oct 2 - Nov 27 Oak Ridge Art Center: Open Show 2021
Sun Oct 3 Clayton Center for the Arts: Judy Collins
  Knoxville Botanical Garden: 2nd Annual Green Thumb Gala
  Knoxville Jazz Orchestra: Dancing Under the Stars
  Knoxville Symphony Orchestra Chamber Classics: Tchaikovsky
Tue Oct 5 AIA East Tennessee: The Symposium
  Bijou Theatre: Hal & Phil Off the Record 7 (with Bob!)
  Compassion Coalition's Community Impact Luncheon
  The Farragut Harvestfest
  Startup Day
  Tennessee Theatre: Patty Griffin & Gregory Alan Isakov
Wed Oct 6 Bijou Theatre: Boy Named Banjo
  East Tennessee Historical Society: Troubled Times in Tennessee
  Tennessee Theatre: Earth, Wind & Fire
Oct 6-7 Knoxville Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster Series: William Shaub and Friends: Tour of Italy
Thu Oct 7 Bijou Theatre: Henry Cho
  Community Church at Tellico Village: Chanticleer
  Knoxville Classical Guitar: Marceaux in Concert
  The Mill & Mine: Parker McCollum
  Tennessee Theatre: The Monkees Farewell Tour
Oct 7-17 The WordPlayers: Big Mama's Kitchen
Oct 7-24 Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair
Fri Oct 8 Bijou Theatre: WDVX present Darrell Scott
  Central Filling Station: Okinawaamericana
  Knoxville Symphony Orchestra Pops: Aretha: A Tribute
  Legacy Luncheon for the Parks
Oct 8-31 Theatre Knoxville Downtown: The Haunting of Hill House
Sat Oct 9 Marble Springs State Historic Site: Fall Frolic Craft Fair
  Pilot Light: Tinca Tinca Album Release Show
Oct 9-24 Zoo Knoxville: BOO! at the Zoo
Sun Oct 10 Knoxville Civic Auditorium and Coliseum: Zach Williams
  Old City Market
  Sunsphere Sundays: COIN
Oct 10-13 Clayton Center for the Arts: Southern Circuit screening of Not Going Quietly
Mon Oct 11 Bijou Theatre: Tallest Man on Earth
Tue Oct 12 AIA East Tennessee: Trivia Night
  Knoxville Jazz Orchestra: Buy Local: Celebrating Knoxville's Music & Musicians
  Tennessee Theatre: JOHNNYSWIM
Wed Oct 13 East TN Historical Society: Exploring Shaver: East TN History Center Collection and Beyond
  Random Acts of Flowers: Flowers After Hours
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