Knox Area Weekend To Do List, November 25-27, 2022

Do: Ancient Lore Village - All Access Pass 

When: Saturday, November 26th, 1pm-4pm

Where: Ancient Lore Village / 7107 Sevierville Pike, Knoxville   

The All Access Pass = An Afternoon of Activities + Fun at Ancient Lore Village 

  • Check in at Tree Elf Nest for Self Guided Story Tours
  • Axe-Throwing + Archery [based on availability] 15-minute sample times per range
  • Enjoy s’mores around the Unity Firepit (one [1] s’mores kit per person)
  • Games galore: horseshoes, cornhole, jumbo jenga, yard dice and more…
  • Hiking Trails: bring your hiking shoes and venture to Pinnacle Point for an awesome photo of the Village!
  • Fireside Bar will be open with food + beverages available for purchase

Ticket Prices: $20 per Adult & $10 per Child (10 and Under)

*Children 10 and Under will not be able to participate in axe or archery due to safety liability.

Hurry and get your tickets! Space is limited. 

Photo Courtesy of Ancient Lore Village Facebook Page 


Eat & Drink: American Steakhouse

When: Saturday, November 26th, 6pm-9pm
Where: The Cutting Edge Classroom / 150 N Martinwood Rd. Suite 402, Knoxville 

Ever wonder how your favorite steakhouse prepares those amazingly juicy perfectly cooked steaks? The Chef will show you how in this fun, hands-on, and interactive class. They will walk you through a delicious menu while demonstrating and explaining cooking techniques that will enable you to prepare the same excellent quality steaks and sides at home! They will cover methods and techniques like shopping for and knowing what steak to choose, checking temperature and getting it right, searing, grilling, sous vide, cutting steaks, seasoning, marinades, and compound butter. Get ready for the most fun and educational class you have ever experienced!

The Menu:

  • Sous Vide Cast Iron Ribeye With Garlic Mushrooms & Creamy Dijon Green Caper Sauce
  • Marinated Chimichurri Flank Steak
  • Roasted Garlic Boursin Mashed Potatoes
  • Pan Seared Balsamic Glazed Brussels Sprouts
  • Baileys Chocolate Poke Cake

Drink Special:

  • Smoked Manhattan

Photo Courtesy of The Cutting Edge Classroom Facebook Page 

Try: 2022 Elf on the Shelf Scavenger Hunt 

When: Friday, November 25th - Sunday, January 8th 

Where: Downtown Knoxville 

Santa is sending Scout Elves to Downtown Knoxville for a magical scavenger hunt in more than two dozen downtown businesses! And Saint Nick has granted these special elves permission to remain in Knoxville from Friday, November 25, 2022 to Sunday, January 8, 2023.

You can pick up a North Pole Pass at Mast General Store or Knoxville Visitors Center to guide you through the adventure. The first 5,000 participants will receive a holiday stamp to self-stamp their passes. Or you can download a North Pole Pass here.

Find 20 or more Scout Elves and register to win prizes. Happy holiday hunting!

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Buy: 1.72 Acres in Private Gated Community on the Banks of Tellico Lake

Listed by: Lainey Jones & Eleanor Cippel, eXp Realty (865) 356-5003 or (865) 712-3656

Build your getaway on 1.72 Acres in this private gated community on the banks of beautiful Tellico Lake! Clearwater Cove is a prestigious community with so much to offer. Stunning views, private water access (ONLY $300/year for your own covered dock), boat ramp, fiber optic internet, HOA maintenance, and more! Restrictions require only 1400 sq ft for a one-story and 1600 sq ft for a two-story. Only 15 minutes to shopping and dining in Madisonville. *No short term rentals allowed!

Family: Opt Outside - Guided Family Hike 

When: Friday, November 25th, 10am-11:30am

Where: Ijams Nature Center / 2915 Island Home Ave. Knoxville 

Join your friends and family to Opt Outside on Black Friday at Ijams Nature Center! With an Ijams naturalist, participants will discover the unique flora and fauna that inhabit our backyards and neighborhoods in East Tennessee through observation and immersive trail games. 

Ages: This program is designed for ages 6+

Accessibility: Participants can expect to travel a distance of up to 1.5 miles during the duration of the program over uneven surfaces that may include rocks, roots, and gravel. This program includes various stopping points.

Please check your junk mail folder the day before this program if you have not received an email containing program details.

No walk-ins will be accepted. Every participant must have a ticket. Ijams awards full refunds for any cancellations up to 7 days before a program, or if Ijams cancels a program due to inclement weather. Refunds are not awarded for programs with fees of $5 or less for any reason. Tickets are non-transferable.


Watch & Listen: Vols vs. Vandy Watch Party 

When: Saturday, November 26th at 7:30pm
Where: Wagon Wheel / 115 South Central St. Knoxville  

Free Miller Lite Draft until the first score of the game! 

Watch our Vols take on the Commodores! Bring your best buds and all the BIG ORANGE ENERGY!

The Wagon Wheel is The Old City's only country bar. 

Photo Courtesy of Wagon Wheel Facebook Page 

Shopping: Downtown Holiday Market 

When: Saturday, November 26th, 9am-3pm
Where: 123 E Broadway Ave. Maryville 

The Downtown Holiday Market will showcase Southern Appalachian Artisan Market’s more than 100+ specialty Artisans, in 2 INDOOR venues, on the Plaza across from Bella Restaurant and along Broadway from Bill Cox to Founders Square Plaza.

Bring your Family and make it part of your Holiday Tradition! Santa, Live Music, Food Trucks and all your favorite downtown merchants will be full of their Holliday Merchandise! 

“Southern Appalachian Artisan Market was created to be the premier location to find handmade, one-of-a-kind, local items in the East Tennessee area.

Artisans are from the Blount, Knoxville, Sevier, Loudon, and Cocke Counties.

Photo Courtesy of Sophisticated Country Design Facebook Page


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