Knox Area Weekend To Do List, August 13-15, 2021
What a great weekend we have in-store! Check out this edition of the Great Life RE Weekend To Do List! So much to do, to try, to eat, to buy, and more!
Where: Ijams Nature Center / 2915 Island Home Ave. Knoxville
Join Ijams and Central Cinema for the afterlife comedy that showcases the ghost with the most- Beetlejuice, part of 2021's Movies Under the Stars, presented by Cherokee Distributing Co. and Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.!
This event is on the Visitor Center lawn.
Eat & Drink: Date Night Hand Crafted Burgers and Bourbon
Do you love a great burger and bourbon? How about some hand crafted sides to go with it? Then this date night class is definitely for you! You will start by grinding some fresh choice cuts of beef like sirloin, brisket, tenderloin, chuck, and short rib, season it to perfection, and form it into beautiful burgers. The Chef will walk you through the preparation of some delicious sides, fresh baked Hawaiian rolls, and toppings to compliment our burgers. Then off to the grill where you will cook up the burgers to juicy perfection. best of all you will sit down for an epic burger meal while sipping on some premium selections of bourbon! Price is for two adults ages 21 plus.
- Fresh Hand Ground Beef Burgers
- Homemade Brioche Buns
- Assorted Topping Bar, Caramelized Onions, Mushrooms, Lettuce, Tomatoes, Pickles, Peppers
- Assorted Cheese, Goat Cheese, Blue Cheese, Sharp Cheddar
- Herb Roasted Fingerling Potatoes
- Bourbon Tasting (5 selections)
- The Ultimate Manhattan
- Smoked Bourbon Old Fashioned
Try: Try Scuba Diving
Where: Ski Scuba Center / 2543 Sutherland Ave. Knoxville
Try scuba diving! It's your chance to discover unknown worlds, make new friends, and enjoy a unique passion. There's nothing like it. Diving is much easier than you might think! Be ready to enjoy the new challenge and dive into a new world.
Ski Scuba Center offers full-service beginner and advanced training, their many classes are taught in an engaging, fun environment. With an emphasis on safety and knowledge, students of Ski/Scuba Center will feel confident that they have the information to dive safely, to make smart decisions, and allow them to have the best time possible.
Listed by: Megan Branam, eXp Realty (865)686-2087 and Leslie Henry, eXp Realty (865)368-9836
Family: Fun with Farragut's Fleet
Where: Mayor Bob Leonard Park / 301 N Watt Rd. Farragut
Kids have the opportunity to see, touch and climb on trucks and equipment used by the Town of Farragut and local rescue and construction organizations at this free event! This year's participants include Farragut Public Works Department, Smyrna Ready Mix, Rural Metro, Waste Connections of Tennessee, the Knox County Sheriff Office and more! Children's ID Kits will be provided by HIS Security and Snacks are provided by Farragut Parks & Recreation.
Watch & Listen: Tangled in Blues @ Historic Loudon Theater
Where: Historic Loudon Theater / 320 Grove St, Loudon
Blues you can use. Tangled in Blues brings you Chicago, Texas, West Coast Blues and beyond. Historic Loudon Theater. BYOB and your own grub. Perfect combination for a great evening. Bring your dancing shoes!