10 About Town 11/16-11/20

A rundown of the weekend events in East Tennessee.

The UT Volleyball Team will take on Texas A&M on Wednesday. The game starts at 6 p.m. Tickets are $3, but if you come with two non-perishable food items, admission is free. The donations will benefit Second Harvest. 
 
Wednesday is the last Pint Night at River Sports.  The cost is $5 for 2 pints and a Mason jar glass. This event also benefits Second Harvest. If you bring a non-perishable item, you'll be entered for prizes. It starts at 6 p.m. 
 
Head to the Historic Southern Railway Station for a Food Truck Park on Thursday. There will be food trucks, a farmers market, music and more. Admission is free. It starts at 6 p.m. 
 
The 4th annual "Rock the Red Kettle" concert is on Thursday at the Bijou Theater. The event will kick off The Salvation Army's Red Kettle and Angel Tree campaigns. The show with Erick Baker starts at 8 p.m.
 
Farragut Middle School's Musical Theat class will perform Beauty and the Beast Jr. on Thursday and Friday. Students will dress up, sing and dance. Showings are at 7 p.m. 
 
The Pinnacle at Turkey Creek "Lights Up" on Friday night. The entire shopping center transforms into "Santa's Workshop" with crafts, activities, festive treats and more. The event is free, but a donation is encouraged for the Mission of Hope. Everything starts at 4 p.m. 
 
Calvary Chapel Knoxville will host its Resolve Artisan Market on Friday. The church will host over 40 local vendors with handmade decorations, food, jewelry and more. There will also be a food truck and live music. The fun lasts from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. 
 
The Knoxville Ice Bears will host the Peoria Rivermen on Friday. The game starts at 7:30 p.m. at the Civic Auditorium. It is "First Responders Night". Tickets range in price. 
 
The Knoxville Flea Market returns to the Expo Center Friday through Sunday. Stop by for antiques, jewelry, crafts, candles and more. Doors open on Friday at 3 p.m. 
 
Saturday is the last day to catch the Market Square Farmers' Market. Shop for eggs, produce, baked goods and more. Admission is free, and the market is open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
 
The city of Athens will host "An Old Fashioned Downtown Christmas" on Saturday. There will be carriage rides, arts and crafts, outdoor movies and more. It lasts from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. 
 
Clayton Homes will host their annual "Turkey Trot for Education" 5k and fun run on Sunday. The event will begin at the corporate office and will benefit the Blount County Education Foundation. The race starts at 3 p.m. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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