Happy Thanksgiving!!! Now we can really get in there and deck the halls and hang the stockings. Here's a weekend list sure to get you in the Holiday spirit. Oh, and for you Scrooge's, there is a non-Holiday activity to do too. 



Do: Christmas Belles 

When: November 24 - December 10
Where: Theatre Knoxville Downtown / 319 N. Gay St. Knoxville. 

A hilarious holiday journey through a misadventure-filled Christmas Eve is guaranteed to bring joy to your world! Tickets are $15. Directed by Sarah Campbell and Joe Johnson this comedy about the Futrelle Sisters in their small town of Fayro, Texas at Christmas-time. 

Photo Courtesy of Theatre Knoxville Facebook Page 

Eat or Drink: Espresso Milk Stout

When: Friday, November 24th, 4pm-7pm
Where: Last Days of Autumn Brewing / 808 E. Magnolia Ave. Knoxville     

Come try their new release. This seasonal beer combines the rich flavor of roasted coffee with a full-bodied stout. Roasted Barley, caramel and chocolate malts make for a very dark and intensely flavored ale. Willamette hops balance the malt flavors, while natural milk sugar add sweetness. Cheers!!


Try: 2nd Annual Gingerbread House Throwdown Competition 

When: Saturday, November 25, 6pm-7pm
Where: Mind Yer Ps and Qs / 12744 Kingston Pk. Knoxville  

MInd Yer P's and Qs along with Lil Miss Flossy Events presents - 
a fun way to gather with friends and enjoy the most wonderful baking/decorating time of the year. Registration is $35 per team which includes house, decorating supples and 2 festive cocktails. 
Prizes/giftcards for the winners.  Come dressed in holiday spirit and bring yer friends. Registration available on Ticketleap

Photo Courtesy of Lil' Miss Flossy Facebook Page

Buy: Spacious Maryville Home 

Listed by: Great Life RE
Contact: Great Life RE Agent Eleanor Cippel at 865.712.3656 or Lainey Jones at 865.356.5003

Large Home Full of Potential! A great opportunity to own a 5 bed/5bath home w/ a detached 4 bay garage building inside Maryville city limits for under 250K! This spacious home is situated on 2 combined lots w/a small creek at the rear of the property. The tri-level home provides an abundance of living space,large rooms and great bones. A few updates will make this a truly outstanding home! Features include a master bedroom w/private balcony, a handicapped full bathroom, formal living and dining areas, spacious eat in kitchen that opens up to a cozy hearth room sitting area, covered back patio and a fenced yard. Additional living quarters downstairs w/ a bright open kitchen and living space, bedroom, 2 baths, office or game room area, laundry, storage/closet and a private entrance.

NOT Holiday: Civil War Walking Tour  

When: Sunday, November 26th, 2pm-4pm
Where: East TN History Center / 601 S. Gay St. Knoxville 

Sometimes holiday cheer can be a little overwhelming and we just need a break. Here's an idea for a non-Holiday related activity: Walk the streets of a city torn in two by divided loyalties and then get an overview of the fighting from the observation deck of the Sunsphere. Spies, bridge burners, miracle shots, betrayal, and battle. Reservations required
Book online or call 865-309-4522
Adults: $15
Children 6-12: $10.

Photo Courtesy of knoxvillewalkingtours.com

Family: The Elf on the Shelf Adventure

When:  November 24 - January 7
Where: In over 2 dozen locations in Downtown Knoxville 

Visit any of the participating locations and pick up your Elf on the Shelf® North Pole Pass. Then just start your magical journey! Collect a store stamp at each Scout Elf sighting...and continue the adventure. 

Diligent seekers collecting twenty or more stamps will be entered to win grand prizes of downtown merchandise and gift cards. There will also be lots of fun, treats, and additional prizes along the way. Share where you find Scout Elves at #elvesinknox.


Have a great weekend! Be sure to let us know if you give something on this list a try. 

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