JANUARY
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Martin Luther King Day Celebration, Children’s Museum, 865-482-1074
FEBRUARY
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Valentine Train Rides, Secret City Excursion Train, 865-241-2140
~International Festival, Children’s Museum, 865-482-1074
MARCH
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Wildflower Walk, Norris Dam State Park, 865-426-7461
APRIL
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Celebration of the Young Child, Children’s Museum, 865-482-1074
~Dogwood Regatta, Melton Hill Lake, 800-887-3429
~Earth Day Festival, A.K. Bissell Park, 865-425-3450
~Sheep Shearing Day, Museum of Appalachia, 865-494-7680
~Smoky Mountain Shoot Out, Oak Ridge Sportsmen’s Club, 800-887-3429
~Spring Jamboree, Windrock Park, 865-435-3492
~Civil War Reenactment, Harrogate, 800-332-8164
~Ridge Runner 5K and Fun Run, Big Ridge State Park, YMCAKnoxville.org
~Union County Rescue Squad’s Annual Bass Tournament, 4th Saturday,865-992-3811
~Weekends- Live music Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Bubba’s Sports Bar and Grill, Beach Island Resort Marina, Website
MAY
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Clinch River Spring Antique Fair, Historic Downtown Clinton, 800-524-3602
~Memorial Day Concert by the Oak Ridge Community Band, A.K. Bissell Park, 865-482-3568
~Farmers Market, Maynardville, Every Friday, 4-7pm, 865-992-8038
~Weekends- Live music Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Bubba’s Sports Bar and Grill, Beach Island Resort Marina, Website
JUNE
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Secret City Festival, A.K. Bissell Park, 865-425-3610
~Lavender Festival, Historic Jackson Square, 865-483-0961
~DOE Facilities Bus Tour, June-September, American Museum of Science and Energy, 865-576-3200
~Fire on the Water, Sequoyah Marina, 865-494-7984
~Art on Main Festival, Maynardville, 865-992-9161
~Willow Ridge Center Car Show, Maynardville, 865-992-5816
~Oakes Daylily Festival, 800-532-9545
~VFW (free) Youth Fishing Tournament, Big Ridge State Park
~Mountain Heritage Literary Festival, Lincoln Memorial University, 800-332-8164
~Farmers Market, Maynardville, Every Friday, 4-7pm, 865-992-8038
~Weekends- Live music Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Bubba’s Sports Bar and Grill, Beach Island Resort Marina, Website
JULY
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Anderson County Fair, Jaycee Park, 865-457-2559
~Oak Ridge Community Band Concert & Fireworks, A.K. Bissell park, 865-482-3568
~Celebration on the 4th, Melton Lake Park, 800-887-3429
~July 4th Celebration and Anvil Shoot, Museum of Appalachia, 865-494-7680
~Fireworks, Beach Island Marina, Maynardville, 865-992-3091
~Red Gate Festival and Rodeo, Red Gate Farm, Maynardville
~29th at 9:00AM at Oak Grove Public Boat Launch in Rocky Top – Lake Clean-up, Target Areas of Cove Lake State Park to Oak Grove, Great Community Service Hours for TN Promise and TN Achieve Scholarship Students (8 Hrs)
~Farmers Market, Maynardville, Every Friday, 4-7pm, 865-992-8038
~Weekends- Live music Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Bubba’s Sports Bar and Grill, Beach Island Resort Marina, Website
AUGUST
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Summertime Train Rides, Secret City Excursion Train, 865-241-2140
~Oak Ridge Fall Velo Classic, Various Locations, 865-482-7821
~Bluegrass Festival, Big Ridge State Park, Maynardville, 865-992-5523
~Farmers Market, Maynardville, Every Friday, 4-7pm, 865-992-8038
~Weekends- Live music Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Bubba’s Sports Bar and Grill, Beach Island Resort Marina, Website
SEPTEMBER
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Days of Pioneer Antique Show, Museum of Appalachia, 865-494-7680
~Back to School Train Rides, Secret City Excursion Train, 865-241-2140
~Labor Day Concert, Oak Ridge Community Band, A.K. Bissell Park, 865-482-3568
~Memory Magic Scrapbook Event, Oak Ridge Civic Center, 865-425-3450
~Luttrell Music Festival, Luttrell Park, LuttrellBluegrassFestival.com
~Farmers Market, Maynardville, Every Friday, 4-7pm, 865-992-8038
~Weekends- Live music Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Bubba’s Sports Bar and Grill, Beach Island Resort Marina, Website
OCTOBER
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Clinch River Antique Festival, Historic Downtown Clinton, 865-457-2559
~Fall Color Cruises, Norris Lake, 800-524-3602
~Fall Color Train Rides, Secret City Excursion Train, 865-241-2140
~Fall Jamboree, Windrock Park, 865-435-3492
~October Sky Festival, Downtown Oliver Springs, 865-435-2509
~Secret City Head Race, Melton Hill Lake, 800-887-3429
~Street Painting Festival, Roane State Community College, 800-887-3429
~Tennessee Fall Homecoming, Museum of Appalachia, 865-494-7680
~Owl Prowl, UT Arboretum, 865-483-3571
~Oakes Corn Maze, Pumpkin Patch & Haunted Corn Maze, Corryton, Open Thursdays – Sunday, 865-688-6200
~Annual Union County Heritage Festival, Wilson Park, 1st Saturday
~Union County Humane Society Motorcycle Ride, 865-992-7969
~Ghost Walks at Big Ridge State Park, Friday & Saturday, reservations required, 865-992-5523
~Farmers Market, Maynardville, Every Friday, 4-7pm, 865-992-8038
NOVEMBER
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ORCBA presents The Nutcracker, Oak Ridge, 865-898-4637
~Thanksgiving Train Rides, Secret City Excursion Train, 865-241-2140
~Secret City Half Marathon, Oak Ridge, 800-887-3429
DECEMBER
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Holiday Homecoming, Norris Dam State Park, 865-426-7461
~Christmas in Old Appalachia, Museum of Appalachia, 865-494-7680
~Santa Train Rides, Secret City Excursion Train, 865-241-2140
~Maynardville Christmas Parade, 992-3811
~Luttrell Christmas Parade, 992-0870
~Victorian Christmas, Cumberland Gap, 800-332-8164