The Lady Vols will travel to South Carolina for the first of two SEC games this weekend. If you can't make the trip out to Columbia, you can catch the game on Sports South or tune in later to WBIR for highlights and analysis. Game starts at 9:00PM.
Its the last weekend to strap on your skates and take the ice on Market Square. Holidays On Ice will be open through this Sunday and then close down for the season. The cost is $10 for adults, $7 for kids and bring a few extra bucks for some post-skating hot chocolate.
Head to Barley's Taproom on Friday night and enjoy the music of Tom Pappas, a.k.a. The Senator, formerly of the band Superdrag and show opener The Birdwings. Doors open at 9:00PM and the best part...the show is free!
The UT men are coming off a big win against Xavier and look to carry that momentum into there next bout with in-state rival Memphis. The Tigers come to Knoxville this Friday with tip off at Thompson Boling set for 8:00PM. Be sure to wear your orange! The game can be viewed on ESPN2.
For a more full contact experience, check out the 3FC MMA tournament. Local fighters Amy Coleman from D1 and Josh Carter from Fit Factory will battle for glory Saturday at the Smoky Mountain Convention Center. Tickets are $30 at the door. The event kicks off at 6:00PM.
Don't be surprised if you find yourself getting drowsy this weekend at Side Splitters. Comedian Hypnotist, The Sandman, will have you in stitches as he uses his powers of influence over members of the audience. General admission is $10, $12 for preferred seating or can be purchased for cheaper in advance. Check sidesplitterscomedy.com for showtimes.
Comedian Ron "Tater Salad" White, best known for his work on the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, will be headlining Saturday at the Tennessee Theatre. Please remember that this show is for mature audiences only. Tickets range from $48 to $58 or contact the Tennessee Theatre about the Ron White "200 Proof" VIP Experience. Doors open at 6:00PM.
Finally, the Lady Vols are back home Sunday as they take on the Georgia Bulldogs. Tip off is set for 1:00PM at Thompson Boling or catch the game on Sports South.
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