Knox Area Weekend To Do List, May 26-28, 2023

Do: Axes, Alpacas, and Wine! 

When: Saturday, May 27th, 1pm-5pm 
Where: 865 Axe Throwing / 5821 Babelay Rd. Knoxville 

This is some fun that you do not want to miss out on! Axe throwing, alpacas, and wine tasting, what more could you ask for? This is a unique and memorable experience like none other! 

Enjoy beautiful East Tennessee with three unique farm tours rolled into one amazing experience. Your experience starts with 45 minutes of axe throwing. From there you take a 15 minute drive down the road to Rocking Chair Farm. Here you will tour the farm, meet many different animals, and have an opportunity to interact with the alpacas. Another short 15 minute drive brings you to The Winery at Seven Springs Farm. Enjoy a complimentary tasting which will include eight of their wines, ciders, and wine slushies. You will also get an amazing charcuterie snack with meats, cheeses, and jelly to perfectly pair with the wine. 

You will receive a passport book at the first stop and get stamps at each venue. Bring the completed passport to the Winery and receive a free commemorative wine glass! How much fun is this?!?! 

Eat & Drink: Sip & Stir - Dumpling Feast Cooking Class

When: Friday, May 26th, 6:30pm

Where: Flour Power Kids Cooking Studio /  117 Lovell Rd. Knoxville 

This adult sip & stir class will sure make you the hit of your next party! Learn to make Pan Fried Curry Chicken Wontons and Steamed Asian Pork Dumplings. 

Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beer and a friend! Or maybe come and meet new friends! 

Try: Sound Healing Immersion     

When: Saturday, May 27th, 7pm-8pm
Where: Breezeway Yoga Studio / 4830 Kingston Pike, Knoxville 

Sound has been used in various cultures for thousands of years as a tool for healing the body, mind, and spirit. This 60-minute session will lead you through a soothing sound healing journey. 

Join in, relax, and be guided to a renewed spirit. 

Space is limited. Reserve your space on FB or by emailing [email protected]. Tickets are $25. 

Buy: Waterfront Lot in Emory Cove

Listed By: Heidi McBride - Real Broker, LLC (423) 351-3702 and Lainey Jones, Real Broker, LLC (865) 356-5003

An excellent waterfront lot, with gorgeous views in the peaceful Emory Cove subdivision. This property in not dockable, however community docks are available! With one dock set right across the street! Conveniently located in proximity to Kingston, Harriman, and Knoxville. 

Family: Free Yoga at Edgewood Park!   

When: Saturday, May 27th, 10am-10:45am

Where: Edgewood Park / 3109 Ocoee Trail, Knoxville     

Join together at Edgewood Park on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month for free yoga!

This is an all-levels class. Bring a mat, towel, and some water. 

This is a free class, but a suggested donation of $2-$5 is appreciaed and can be paid through Venmo (@Norah-Vines) or with cash. 

After the family joins together for yoga enjoy some playtime at the park. 


Watch & Listen: Cinema Sundays at Yee-Haw 

When: Sunday, May 28th, 8pm-10:30pm

Where: Yee-Haw Brewing Co. / 745 North Broadway, Knoxville

Watch the beloved film, The Princess Bride, at one of Knoxville's most epic brewery/restaurant/venues. Cinema Sundays in the Grove feature your favorite films on the big screen along with cold beer, hot chicken, and gorgeous summer nights. 

Photo Courtesy of Yee-Haw Brewing

Memorial Day: Remember & Honor Memorial Day Concert

When: Monday, May 29th, 7pm
Where: A K Bissell Park / 1403 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge   

The Oak Ridge Community Band will dedicate its Memorial Day concert to honor all United States military veterans and currently serving personnel. 

Admission is free and you are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets for outdoor seating. There is also a paved area for wheelchairs. 

Razzleberry's Ice Cream Lab will be there providing refreshments. 

The Oak Ridge Community Band is nonprofit and will be passing around a donation bucket during intermission. You can also give online here

Program Order: 

  • Star Spangled Banner
  • American Overture
  • The Cowboys
  • Taps
  • Armed Forces Medley '72
  • Suite of Old American Dances
  • Stars and Stripes
Photo Courtesy of Oak Ridge Community Band


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