June 2019 Around Town

Knoxville Brewfest 2019 The Ninth Annual Knoxville Brewfest will be held Saturday, June 22 in downtown Knoxville from 4–8 p.m. Breweries, beer and enthusiasts from all over will gather for a summer afternoon sampling fresh beers of all colors, styles and flavors. Knoxville Brewfest is held around the fountains and lake at the base of the Sunsphere and Tennessee … Continued

Home Away from Home

Vacation Your Way and Book a Luxurious Vacation Rental for Your Next Getaway Photography provided by HomeAway When you’re determining where to go for your next trip, it can be difficult to decide among sights to see, food to eat and adventures to have. From wine country to the mountain state, we’ve rounded up a … Continued

February 2019 Around Town

Christman Company Names Randy Merritt Regional Business Development Manager Randy Merritt has been named regional business development manager for the Christman Company and will be responsible for seeking new business and project opportunities, as well as maintaining and developing relationships for the construction company. Randy, who previously held the title of project manager at the … Continued

December 2018 Around Town

Eric W. Barton Makes $3.14 Million Gift to UT School of Music The University of Tennessee School of Music has received a $3.14 million gift from Maryville entrepreneur Eric W. Barton, a former U.S. Marine who formed several businesses after serving in the armed forces in the Middle East. The genesis of the gift was … Continued

The Tennessean Hotel Opens Pat Summitt Suite to Benefit Goundation

The Tennessean Personal Luxury Hotel officially dedicated the Pat Summitt Suite to honor the iconic coach of the Tennessee Lady Vols and raise funds for the Pat Summitt Foundation. 

Alzheimer’s Tennessee Celebrates Grand Opening of Home & Garden Tour

Alzheimer's Tennessee staff and supporters kicked off its inaugural Home & Garden Tour on Tuesday, Sept. 25, at the newly renovated home of Scott and Hope Davis. The “Southern Nights” Grand Opening Party was themed after the late Glen Campbell’s song and unveiled the transformation of the home on this 14-acre estate.

Come On In

Now in its 35th year serving families and individuals living with Alzheimer’s and other dementias, Alzheimer’s Tennessee is in the midst of one of its largest fundraisers—literally. As in, 14 acres large.

U.S. Cellular Keeps Kids Sharp with “Ask an Engineer” Event

In July, U.S. Cellular visited the Regal Entertainment Teen Center at the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Tennessee Valley to help increase understanding of and interest in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) careers. U.S. Cellular engineers conducted an “Ask an Engineer” session to engage with youth and show real-world applications of STEM specifically … Continued

Revitalist Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Revitalist, the area's first and only clinic specializing in personalized low-dose ketamine infusion therapy for those suffering from chronic pain and mental illness, provided in a compassionate spa-like environment, held its ribbon cutting ceremony with the Farragut West Knox Chamber of Commerce in June. Photography by Elena Ganusova  

Double Dogs opens its second Knoxville location

Double Dogs, a family-friendly restaurant with a sports atmosphere, celebrated opening its second location in Knoxville on Saturday, July 9.