What? The Weekend! :: September 21st – 23rd

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.

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Shrimp & Beers

Join Last Day’s of Autumn’s shrimp boil for an afternoon of food, beer and friends! Each order comes with 1/2 pound of shrimp, corn on the cob and potatoes!


TIME: September 21st, 4:30PM – 10:30PM
WHERE: Last Days of Autumn Brewing

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1998 Tennessee vs. Florida Screening

Remember the big 1998 win?? Watch it on the big screen at World’s Fair Park the night before the game! This event is free, but a $5 donation is suggested! Proceeds will be donated to local non-profit, Knox Area Rescue Ministries.

COST: FREE, $5 suggested donation, $80 VIP

TIME: September 21st, 5PM – 10PM

WHERE: World’s Fair Park

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Pirate Party

All aboard matey! VolNavy.com is hosting a pirate party before the Florida vs. UT game! There’s live music, prizes and of course…pirate costumes! 😉


TIME: September 21st, 6PM

WHERE: Calhoun’s On The River

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Rocky Top Rooftop Party

Celebrate the Big Orange while supporting the YMCA! Party on the rooftop with plenty of food, drinks, tailgate games, and Friday Night Football on the big screen!

COST: $30/person

TIME: September 21st, 6PM – 10:30PM

WHERE: YMCA-Lindsay Young, Downtown Knoxville

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Movies On The Square: Clueless

Pay for a movie? As if!!!!!!! Grab your lawn chairs and blankets and get to Market Square Friday night for a FREE screening of Clueless! The film starts at dusk and is part of the Movies On The Square series.


TIME: September 21st, dusk

WHERE: Market Square

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Gator Hater Shrimp Boil

Last Days of Autumn is hosting the 3rd annual Cook The Gators Shrimp Boil! Head to the brewery for unlimited shrimp, drink specials and game day swag! There will be plenty of tv’s to watch the game and every ticket purchased benefits Habitat for Humanity.

COST: $10/person

TIME: September 22nd, 5:30PM – 10:30PM

WHERE: Last Days of Autumn Brewing

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Schulz Bräu Oktoberfest Opening Ceremony

Schulz Bräu is doing their barrel tapping ceremony simultaneously with Munich’s Oktoberfest…which means a 6 a.m. wake up call! There will be a Bavarian breakfast, polka music and a live screening of Munich’s Oktoberfest!

COST: $40/1 liter ticket, $75/2 liter ticket

TIME: September 22nd, 5AM – Midnight

WHERE: Schulz Bräu Brewing

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Smooth Sailor Concert

Spend the last official day of summer with yacht rock from one of Knoxville’s favorite cover bands! The 70s inspired performers are taking the stage at Barley’s for an extra smooth night of music!


TIME: September 22nd, 10PM

WHERE: Barley’s Taproom

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Boyd's Jig & Reel 7 Year Anniversary

Happy birthday Jig & Reel! Celebrate with specials on their fish & chips and Highland Gaelic Ale! Listen to live music all night long for the anniversary party!


TIME: September 22nd, 5PM – 2AM

WHERE: Boyd’s Jig & Reel

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Maker City Summit 2018

Learn, make, grow & connect with local makers who’ve turned their craft into a business! The Maker City Summit will host panel discussions, workshops and keynote speakers throughout the day to help your small business thrive!

COST: $44 registration

TIME: September 23rd, 11AM – 8PM

WHERE: The Mill & Mine

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Free Yoga Class

Settled Pebble is hosting a FREE yoga class at Birdhouse Knoxville Sunday night! This session is geared towards beginners and those who are on their feet a lot for work.


TIME: September 23rd, 7PM

WHERE: Birdhouse Knoxville

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Beardsley Benefit Brunch

Chef Todd Shaw is cooking up a delicious brunch with a combination of sweet and savory dishes! He’ll be using seasonal produce from the Beardsley Community Farm! A portion of the proceeds will benefit the farm whose mission is to give locally grown food to people in need!

COST: $45

TIME: September 23rd, Noon – 2PM

WHERE: Crafty Bastard Brewery

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