Weekend To Do List, October 19-21
Now that we've had a nice wonderful dose of Fall weather we've got the Fall and Halloween activities in full swing. Everyone wants to take advantage of the season to put on their best events and activities. Follow our guide to find some of the best of the best.
When: Saturday, October 20th, 10am-5pm & Sunday, October 21st, 10am-3pm
Where: Fort Loudoun State Historic Area / 338 For Loudon Rd. Vonore
Come visit with living historians, shop 18th century vendors, be amazed at the entertainment: The Travelling Caudells, Thunder & Spice, Magician Rodney the Younger, The Clockwork Clown and the Amazing Budabi Brothers. See demonstrations of 18th century life and work, Cherokee life and see a battle each day between the French and British! Adults $10.00 each day, children 12 & under free. Parking available on site.
Photo Courtesy of Fort Loudoun State Historic Area Facebook Page
Eat & Drink: Beer and Chocolate Pairing with Berrylicious Bouquets
When: Sunday, October 21st, 2pm-3:30pm
Where: The Casual Pint Hardin Valley / 10677 Hardin Valley Rd. Knoxville
Just in time for Trick-or Treat season, the Casual Pint Hardin Valley has a sweet treat for you! They will have 5 amazing 5oz pours of beer paired up perfectly with 5 different chocolatey delights from Berrylicious Bouquets! Come try out these wonderful "magic potions" as part of your Halloween celebrations. Tickets are $25/person.
Photo Courtesy of Caual Pint Hardin Valley Facebook Page
Try: Fall Make & Take
When: Friday, October 19th, 6:30pm-8pm
Where: JoyDropper Essential Classroom / 112 Sherway Rd. Knoxville
Fall is finally here! Celebrate by making some fall-scented goodies using essential oils! They will provide all of the oils and containers to make and take 5 items home.
>Sugar & Spice Room Spray
>Spiced Autumn Sugar Scrub
>Fall Delight Foot Soak
>Fall Favorite Roller
>Lip Balm (premade)
The cost is $20, payable in cash only, at the door of the event. Space is limited; please RSVP on Eventbrite to reserve your spot.
Listed by: Great Life RE
Contact: Great Life RE Agent Brittany Epperly 865.384.5347
This 3bd/2ba home has been beautifully remodeled with an open space kitchen offering a gas cook top, island with breakfast bar, microwave, and cook oven. Also located in the kitchen is a fireplace. The large living room features gleaming refinished hardwood floors and a wood burning fireplace. Boasting a level back yard, covered porch, and 800+ sq ft detached garage and workshop that you must see!
Family: Night Hike - Owl Prowl
When: Friday, October 19th, 7-9pm
Where: Ijams Nature Center / 2915 Island Home Ave. Knoxville
Owls can be found year-round at Ijams Nature Center, if you know when and how to look. Join Ijams Naturalists as they take to the trails in search of these nocturnal predators. The owl prowl begins with a meeting with one of Ijams Owls. On the walk you will learn several owl calls, and practice them together.
The fee for this program is $8 and Ijams members can enter the code HOOT for a $2 discount. Register for this program at Eventbrite.com.
Photo Courtesy of Ijams Nature Center Facebook Page
Watch & Listen: Hocus Pocus at Central Cinema
When: Friday, October 19th, 7pm & 9pm / Saturday, October 20th, 12pm, 2pm, 4pm
Where: Central Cinema / 1205 North Central, Knoxville
Join Central Cinemas for the 25th Anniversary of one of their most requested films: the all-ages Halloween classic Hocus Pocus! Whether you are seeing it for the first time or 100th time head to Central Cinemas for a really cool experience. Newly opened in Knoxville's Happy Holler neighborhood Central Cinemas is a single-screen moviehouse offering oldies, newies, and everthing in between.
When: Friday, October 19th & Saturday, October 20th, 8pm-11pm
Where: Screamville Haunted Attraction / 6625 Tindell Ln. Knoxville
Calling all Walking Dead and Vampire Diaries fans! Josh "TKO" Turner will be joining in for 2 nights at Screamville's Cursed acres. Josh is best known for his role as Negan's Survivor during Season 7 of AMC's The Walking Dead.
He has also appeared on The Vampire Diaries season 1 as a Vampire as well as starred in "The Originals", "Leverage", "East Bound and Down" and many other major network tv series. Josh is very active in charity causes. He is an official ambassador for "Fighting for Autism", and bases all his appearances on raising awareness for the condition. He also works with POPS for Patients, East TN Children's Hospital, The Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, and many more.
Have a great weekend! Let us know if you give something on our list a try!