History Hootenanny

Enjoy WBY up close and unplugged with our rootsy Appalachian Celtic songs at this event! Join us for an hour and a half set from 1:30-3:00 pm at various locations in and around the museum, galleries and grounds of the East Tennessee History Center. FREE to attend! The Hootenanny will educate and entertain in lots of ways . . . learn about your family history and genealogy classes; new and used local history books to peruse; authors to learn from; other music and family fun! Also enjoy shuttles to the Historic House Museums of Knoxville during the event, walking tours and local historical authors’ presentations. Visit www.eastTNhistory.org for more info.

Knoxville Irish Fest on the Hill

Music, dancing, food and fun with Wild Blue Yonder at this popular downtown Knoxville festival. Wear your green and bring the entire family to enjoy the festivities! WBY performs from 6:15-7:30 pm at the corner of Walnut Street and Vine Avenue. $10 adults; kids & dogs free.