Weekend To Do List, June 28-30, 2019
Do: FreedomFest 2019
When: Saturday, June 29th, 6pm-11pm
Where: Alcoa Duck Pond / 636 Vose Rd. Alcoa
The City of Alcoa’s FreedomFest, the City’s 41st edition of the overwhelmingly popular Independence Day celebration is set for Saturday, June 29, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. at the Alcoa Duck Pond.Please plan to attend an exciting family fun filled event. Nuthin' Fancy will take the stage from 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. followed by Smooth Groove from 8:00 p.m.-11:00 p.m., breaking for the fireworks show. There will also be food vendors and food trucks all evening long. There will be a a children's area located between the Duck Pond at Springbrook Pool. The spectacular fireworks show will be choreographed to ever popular music ranging from patriotic to pop hits. In addition to the dazzling display of explosives, an entertainment stage will be located in the Duck Pond parking lot.
Photo Courtesy of downtownmaryville.com
Eat & Drink: DaddyO's Filipino Food Truck
When: Saturday, June 29th, 6pm
Where: Freedom Fest, Alcoa
Make plans to come see Daddy’Os at the 2019 Freedom Fest in Alcoa June 29 from 6-11pm! Live music, food & fireworks! For a little taste of the Philippines in Knoxville, TN, look no further than DaddyO’s Filipino Food Truck. Filipino food is delicious, but often overlooked in the United States. If you consider yourself a person with worldly tastes, take a chance to acquaint yourself with the wonder of these international eats.
Photo Courtesy of DaddyOs Filipino Food Truck Facebook Page
When: Sunday, June 30th, 2pm
Where: Studio 212 Arts / 934 E Broadway Ave, Mayville
This class is a fun and total hands-on foundation course on throwing on the wheel. Students be guided in a step- by- step process and will learn how to center, pull a pot, and trim. Students will learn to throw various shapes, leading to successful bowls, mugs, cups, vases etc. to take home to their families to enjoy. Whether you are a beginner with no experience, or a seasoned professional, this is the right class for you! One on one goal setting for each student allows potters of all ages and experience levels to come together in the same class. Fee includes a 25 lb bag of clay, all necessary glaze materials, and both bisque and glaze firing for all pieces you create.
To reserve your seat, please visit their website at
Photo Courtesy of Knoxville Track & Field Club Facebook Page
Custom built, contemporary lake home on the main channel of Fort Loudoun Lake in beautiful Scenic Point. This 3 bedroom 3.5 bath lake house features a large great room with walnut floors and stone fireplace, formal dining room with wet bar, open kitchen with breakfast area and keeping room with fireplace, deck with hot tub, boat dock with lift. Neighborhood is gated with community boat launch and day dock. Call for a private showing!
Family: Family Demo Day
When: Saturday, June 29th, 11am-3pm
Where: 11252 S Northshore Dr., Knoxville
Photo Courtesy of Bonafide Kayaks Facebook Page
Watch & Listen: TKD Presents "45 Seconds From Broadway" by Neil Simon
When: Friday, June 28th & Saturday, June 29th at 8pm and Sunday, June 30th at 3pm
Where: Theatre Knoxville Downtown / 800 S. Central St., Knoxville
“The play may have the rat-a-tat pace of a Marx Brothers movie, but it exists not to create Groucho-like anarchy but to weave fractured lives into healing harmony.”
– The New York Times
“A warm-spirited tribute … a theatrical valentine.”
Photo Courtesy of Theatre Knoxville Downtown Facebook Page
Have a great weekend! Let us know if you give something on our list a try!