Knoxville Festivals & Shows

Knoxville Festivals & ShowsThe potent mix of Knoxville's deep historical roots and southern charm prove to be the perfect combination of ingredients for a great party. Throughout the year, Knoxville is the host city for various festivals and annual events that celebrate the seasons, the city's varied history and some of the area's most significant cultural elements. So get your friends and family together and make plans to be a part of all of these great happenings on Knoxville's very busy event calendar.

Dogwood Arts Festival
The Dogwood Arts Festival is highly recognized as the best 17 days in April. Spring into spring with special events all over Knox County that include art shows, craft fairs, lots of great food and live music, too! Also, the event features more than 60 miles of landscaping and garden trails.

Address: 123 W Jackson Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902 - MAP
Phone: (865) 637-4561

Knoxville Jazz Festival
The Knoxville Jazz Festival aims to make jazz lovers of as many people as possible. The event not only strives to foster a deep appreciation for this uniquely American musical genre, but to also direct fans to their local libraries to further study this music. To that end, the Festival makes it possible for jazz buffs to interface with jazz masters at local libraries during the days leading up to and during the main event. It's all designed to continue the tradition of jazz, the music that has survived to become an iconic musical treasure.

Address: 4 Market Square, Knoxville, TN 37902 - MAP
Phone: (865) 544-4199

Hola Hora Latina
The Hola Hora Latina is held in Knoxville every September as part of Hispanic Heritage Month. The month-long celebration of all things Hispanic has been observed in the United States since 1968. This day-long event is a salute to the cultural diversity of East Tennessee. The Hola Hora Latina's goal is to welcome visitors and familiarize them with new flavors of food as well as culturally diverse music, arts, crafts and much more. Hola means "hello" in Spanish, so come greet your new friends and have a great time!

Address: 100 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902 - MAP
Phone: (865) 335-3358