Events

Ijams Hosts Fairy House Festival

Ijams Hosts Fairy House Festival

Ijams Nature Center, located in South Knoxville on Island Home Ave, will host their annual Fairy House Festival Saturday from 10am-12pm. “We take over Joe’s Grove and we have little building plots. We turn that natural area into a congregation of fairy houses and gnome homes, whatever kind of creature[Read More...]

October 16, 2014 Calendar, Community, Events, Knox County, News, South Knox
Vintage Porsches Tour the Smokies

Vintage Porsches Tour the Smokies

By Steven Schleif - [email protected] Germany’s Oktoberfest is the world’s largest annually held funfair. Running from late September to the first weekend in October, it is a 16-day festival drawing over 6 million people from around the world. Though nowhere near as large as Oktoberfest, Okteenerfest doubled in size in just[Read More...]

October 2, 2014 Blount County, Calendar, Events, Featured
Annual Fall Festival Returns

Annual Fall Festival Returns

The Townsend in the Smokies Heritage Fall Festival will be held September 26-27 and offers visitors opportunities to experience firsthand some of the area’s great arts and crafts. The festival brings together visitors and locals to celebrate the fall season and the Great Smoky Mountains culture. It will include bluegrass music from[Read More...]

September 18, 2014 Blount County, Community, Entertainment, Events, News
Harvest Festival & Auction

Harvest Festival & Auction

Seymour Community Christian School will be having its annual Harvest Festival & Auction fundraiser. All proceeds will benefit the school. Date of the event is Friday, October 3, 2014 Harvest Festival & Concessions (5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.) Games, inflatables, and a General Store. Admission is free and tickets will[Read More...]

September 16, 2014 Calendar, Events, Guest, Seymour
‘Learning to Laugh Again” with Chonda Pierce Comes to Knoxville

‘Learning to Laugh Again” with Chonda Pierce Comes to Knoxville

America’s top-selling female comedian Chonda Pierce will bring an evening of laughter and ministry to Knoxville, Tennessee, on Tuesday, September 23rd, at 7 p.m. at Grace Baptist Church in Knoxville. Presented by Muse Concerts and sponsored by Feed the Children, ‘Learning to Laugh Again’ will feature Chonda’s unique ability to[Read More...]

September 4, 2014 Calendar, Events, Guest, Knoxville
First Friday Opening at Blount Mansion

First Friday Opening at Blount Mansion

It is our immense pleasure to invite the community to the next First Friday Art Opening at the Blount Mansion Visitors Center. We are privileged to have acquired many wonderful pieces over the years, and now we are going to display them for our visitors. This exhibit will showcase some[Read More...]

September 2, 2014 Calendar, Events, Guest, Knoxville, South Knox

Beth Moore Simulcast hosted by Seymour First Baptist Church

LifeWay Christian Resources is slated to simulcast well-known Bible teacher and best-selling author Beth Moore live from Fort Wayne, IN, on September 13th. Seymour First Baptist Church is serving as a host location for the Seymour area. Living Proof Live, sponsored by Nashville-based publishing company LifeWay Christian Resources, will feature[Read More...]

August 25, 2014 Calendar, Events, Guest, Seymour
Civil War Event in Seymour

Civil War Event in Seymour

By Jay Miller, [email protected] Wheatlands Plantation in Seymour held their annual Civil War Event July 19 and July 20 despite the presence of inclement weather. The first day of the events kept dozens of expected visitors away when over two inches of rain came down on the plantation.  Things were[Read More...]

Hidden Cash Found in Seymour

Hidden Cash Found in Seymour

The first round of the local Hidden Cash game commenced at 5:00pm on August 8. Within two hours, the cash was found and claimed by Gary and Marie Flanagan. This week’s Hidden Cash will take place in two locations: Seymour and South Knoxville. Follow us on Facebook.com/HeraldNewsTN or Twitter @HeraldNewsTn for clues[Read More...]

August 14, 2014 Community, Entertainment, Events, Featured, News, Seymour
Special Escort Planned for Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Pigeon Forge Arrival

Special Escort Planned for Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Pigeon Forge Arrival

A caravan down the Parkway to mark the arrival of a half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial has been added to a multi-day salute to America’s veterans in Pigeon Forge this month. The major events are Aug. 21-24 and include the Celebrate Freedom Welcome Home Vietnam Parade on Aug.[Read More...]

August 14, 2014 Calendar, Community, Events, Featured, News, Sevier County