Calendar of Events
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Free Concerts on the Square
Tuesday and Thursday nights - Bring your kids, lawn chairs, blankets, pets, and friends to enjoy outdoor Knoxville nights, live music, food, fun, and community in Market Square. The City of Knoxville provides these free Concerts on the Square all summer long. No tickets needed - it's free!
May 1 - Karns Middle School Jazz Band (7 pm) Karns High School Jazz Band (8pm)
May 8 - Knoxville Youth Saxophone Ensemble (7-9 pm)
May 10 - Symphony on the Square (starts at 7:30 pm)
May 15 - Knoxville Jazz Youth Orchestra (6 pm) and Knoxville Jazz Orchestra (8 pm)
May 17 - The Young Fables
May 22 - Jazz by The Core with Justin Ray
May 24 - The Ville Band
May 29 - Jazz by Greg Tardy Quartet
May 31 - Frontier Band
June 5 - Jazz by Greg Tardy Quartet
June 7 - Ensemble Swing Time
June 12 - Jazz by Greg Tardy Quartet
June 14 - Square on the Square by the Hellgrammites
June 19 - Jazz by Mark Boling's Trio Life
June 21 - Josh Cottrell
June 26 - Jazz by Greg Tardy Quartet
June 28 - Bary Jolly Pirates on the Patio (Jimmy Buffett Tribute Band)
July 3 - Jazz by Greg Tardy Quartet
July 10 - Jazz by Greg Tardy Quartet
July 17 - Jazz by Greg Tardy Quartet
July 24 - Jazz by Greg Tardy Quartet
July 31 - Jazz by Greg Tardy Quartet
August 7 - Jazz by Greg Tardy Quartet
August 14 - Jazz by Greg Tardy Quartet
August 21 - Jazz by Greg Tardy Quartet
August 28 - Jazz by Greg Tardy Quartet
The Troubadour Roadhouse and Performance Hall
We have a full event calendar that grows by the day!
Monday - Singer/songwriter night (open sign-up)
Tuesday - Open mic night (open sign-up)
Wed through Sun - Various Americana/Folk artists from Knoxville and across the country
The Troubadour Roadhouse and Performance Hall located in Bearden, 4705 Old Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919
Information: 865-851-8650, www.troubadourroadhouse.com
WDVX: Blue Plate Special
Just like at your favorite meat n’ three, the WDVX Blue Plate Special® is served up piping hot. This fresh and free daily helping of live music during the lunchtime hour that features performers from all over the world and right here in Knoxville has put WDVX on the map as East Tennessee’s Own community supported radio.
The WDVX Blue Plate Special® is a live performance radio show held at noon, with your host Red Hickey Monday through Friday and Doug Lauderdale on Saturday, at the WDVX studio inside the Knoxville Visitor Center. It’s always free to join in so please don’t be shy. Make yourself at home as part of the WDVX family. From blues to bluegrass, country to Celtic, folk to funk, rockabilly to hillbilly, local to international, it all part of the live music experience on the WDVX Blue Plate Special. You’re welcome to bring your lunch.
Previous performing artists include Bela Fleck and the Flecktones, The Avett Brothers, Old Crowe Medicine Show, Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver, Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder, Jim Lauderdale, Marty Stuart, Nickel Creek, Red Stick Ramblers, Rodney Crowell, String Cheese Incident, The Del McCoury Band, Tim O’Brien, Yonder Mountain String Band, David Grisman, Claire Lynch Band, Brett Dennen, Tommy Emmanuel, Uncle Earl, The Infamous Stringdusters, the Jerry Douglas Band, Joan Osborne, John Oats, Mary Gauthier, Darrell Scott, and many many more! There’s plenty of great music to go around! http://wdvx.com/program/blue-plate-special/
Free 2-hour visitor parking located next door to the Knoxville Visitor Center. One Vision Plaza, 301 S. Gay Street, Knoxville, TN 37902. Info: 865-544-1029, http://www.wdvx.com
Trollkretsen Scandinavian Dancers at the Laurel Theater
Tuesdays at 7:30. No partner necessary. Dances include polskor, schottische, waltzes and more. Call 865-522-0515.
At the Laurel Theater, 1538 Laurel Ave, Knoxville, TN 37916. For information: 865-522-5851, www.jubileearts.org.