What? The Weekend! :: November 23rd – 25th

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, #KDUB-style.

Photo Credit: Flying Anvil Theatre/Facebook

The Great American Trailer Park Musical

No Thanksgiving plans? Head to the trailer park at Flying Anvil Theater for their “Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical!” Watch the craziness unfold for three characters as they get through the holidays with tinsel, keg nog and chair throwing!

COST: $22 – $24

TIME: November 22nd, 7:30PM

WHERE: Flying Anvil Theatre

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Photo Credit: Hops and Hollers/Facebook

Thanksgiving at Hops

Spend Thanksgiving at Hops! Doors open at 4 p.m. for beer, live trivia and football! Redskins take on the Cowboys at 4:30 p.m. followed by the Saints vs. Falcons game.


TIME: November 22nd, 4PM

WHERE: Hops and Hollers

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Photo Credit: Teen Spirit/ Facebook

Teen Spirit 90s Cover Concert

Knoxville’s favorite 90s cover band is performing at Scruffy City Hall for black Friday! Grab your butterfly clips, Doc Martens and jean jackets for an incredible night of music!

TIME: 9:30PM

COST: $5 – $10 cover

WHERE: Scruffy City Hall

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Photo Credit: East Tennessee Children's Hospital/Facebook

Fantasy of Trees

Walk in a winter wonderland to support the kids at East Tennessee Children’s Hospital! The decked out trees are designed and created by volunteers! Check out the beautiful display early at the Fantasy of Trees preview party on November 20th.

COST: $8/adults, $4/children ages 4-12, $75/preview party

TIME: November 21st – 25th

WHERE: East Tennessee Children’s Hospital

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Photo Credit: Old City Market/Facebook

Old City Market :: Shop Small Saturday

Skip Black Friday and shop small on Saturday! West Jackson Avenue will transform into a marketplace full of local creators. Pick up a candle, printed t-shirt or jewelry for your loved ones – and yourself!


TIME: November 124th, 11AM – 4PM

WHERE: W Jackson Avenue

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Photo Credit: Ticketmaster/Facebook

A Christmas Story: The Musical

Don’t worry, you won’t shoot your eye out at this performance! Watch Ralphie take the Tennesse Theatre stage for a two night performance of “A Christmas Story: The Musical.” This touring show is the perfect way to kick off the holiday season!

COST: $34 – $74

TIME: November 24th & 25th

WHERE: Tennessee Theatre

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Photo Credit: WDVX/Facebook

WDVX Holiday Ho Ho Hoedown

Three great acts in Market Square! Jam to Soulfinger, AP Strings and Circus No. 9 Friday night!! Bring the family out for a good ol’ fashion holiday hoedown!


TIME: November 23rd, 6:30PM – 9PM

WHERE: Market Square

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Photo Credit: Knoxville Coliseum/website

Keyboards at Christmas Benefit

Five grand pianos and the InsideOut Quartet will be playing your favorite holiday songs this Sunday to raise money for Mission of Hope. The organization distributes clothes, food and scholarships in and around our city!

COST: $23

TIME: November 25th, 3:30PM

WHERE: Knoxville Civic Auditorium 

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Photo Credit: Downtown Knoxville/ Facebook

The Elf on the Shelf Adventure

Santa’s elves have come to Knoxville! Spend the holiday season searching for all the elves in downtown shops! You’ll find prizes, treats and fun along the way! Here’s a list of the locations participating!


TIME: November 23rd – January 6th

WHERE: Downtown

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