What? The Weekend! :: August 9th – 11th

The Knoxville events YOU need to know about!

Click over to our Event Calendar for more exciting things to round out your perfect Knoxville Weekend!  If you want to submit an event, email us at info@knoxvilleweekend.com.

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What? The Weekend?! There's so much going on in East Tennessee! Here are a few of our picks for how we can help you plan your perfect weekend.

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Creepy Con 2019

Everything creepy, crawly and crazy is coming to the Knoxville Convention Center next weekend! Get your tickets ahead of time for the 2019 Creepy Convention! Fans of Halloween and horror with love this expo!

TIME: August 23rd – 25th

COST: $15 – $60, buy tickets before hand here

VENUE: Knoxville Convention Center

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Bongos Latin Club Grand Opening

Bongos Latin Club is celebrating it’s grand opening with a dance party! Join DJ Frankie for a night of great music and fun!

TIME: August 9th, 10PM

COST: $10

VENUE: Kabuki Restaurant in Market Square

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Butterfly Dash & Burger Bash 2019

Run the 5k or 10k and after enjoy some incredible burgers all to benefit the East Tennessee Children’s Hospital!

WHERE: World’s Fair Park

TIME: August 10th, 8:30AM – 3:30PM

COST: $25 – $40/race registration

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Hi-Wire Brewing Grand Opening

Hi-Wire Brewing is opening a taproom in South Knoxville! Grab a beer, listen to live music and try a bite from Lanai Food Truck! Join the Carnival Saturday.

TIME: August 7th, 3PM – 10PM


WHERE: 2020 Barber Street

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Cheeky Tiki Pop Up Bar

Sapphire’s menu is getting a cheeky tiki twist for the last few weeks of summer! Try a tiki concoction frozen, classic or as a shot!

TIME: August 10th – 27th


WHERE: Sapphire Fine Food & Fancy Drinks

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Old City Ghost Tour

Knoxville’s Old City is rumored to be haunted! If you’re brave, head to the ghost tour Friday night benefiting the Knoxville History Project. Learn about the red summer, drunken brawls and blood spilt on the railroad tracks!

TIME: August 9th, 8PM – 9:30PM

COST: $20/adults, $14/kids 6 -12

WHERE: Phoenix Pharmacy

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