The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra presents Beethoven's Emperor Concerto as part of the Moxley Carmichael Masterworks Series. Performances will begin at 7:30pm tonight and Friday at the Tennessee Theatre. Single tickets range from $24 to $85. Go to www.knoxvillesymphony.com for more information.
One place guaranteed to have ice this weekend is the Knoxville Civic Coliseum. The Ice Bears have two games. The first, tonight against the Fayetteville Fireantz. Thursday night is also "$1,000 giveaway" and decade night. On Friday, the Bears host the Augusta Riverhawks. Both games start at 7:30pm.
Two-time Cable-Ace Award winner Dom Irrera is back at Side Splitters this weekend. Dom's talents have been featured on shows like The King of Queens and classic movies like The Big Lebowski. Tickets are $16 at the door. Go to www.sidesplitterscomedy.com for showtimes.
Its a full weekend of fiddling at the Laurel Theater. Friday, Charlie McCarroll, son of famous Kingston fiddler Jimmy McCarroll, will fill the hall with his bluegrass expertise. Tickets are $12. On Saturday, enjoy a night of acoustic celtic music and stories from Scottish fiddler Jamie Laval. Some of Laval's credits include playing for Her Majesty The Queen and collaborations with Dave Mathews. Tickets to that show are $16 for adults. Both shows start at 8:00pm.
This Friday at Ijams Nature Center, join ghost hunting enthusiasts Jennifer and Wayne Roder as they explore the world of the paranormal. Ghost hunting 101 begins at 6:00pm. The price is $25 for non-members and be advised that this haunting experience is for children ages 12 and up only.
The Oak Ridge Civic Music Association presents the all-day music festival "From Rock to Bach". Performances will be held in the Pollard Auditorium on the campus of Oak Ridge Associated Universities on Saturday from 10:30am to 8:30 pm. Tickets are $12. Kids under 12 get in free.
Its the first edition of WDVX's quarterly concert series "World Class Bluegrass Show". Be at the Bijou Saturday night for featured acts like Balsam Range. Prices start at $21.50. Show starts at 7:30pm.
The UT Men have a shot at redemption this weekend as the host Alabama. The Vols lost by just 3 points in their last meeting with the Crimson Tide. Tip off will be at 2:00pm, Saturday at Thompson Boling Arena. You can watch the game on ESPN2.
The Evelyn Miller Young Pianist Series presents the talents of Steven Lin, Sunday at the Clayton Center for the Arts. The concert will take place in the Harold and Jean Lambert Recital Hall at 2:30pm. Adult individual tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the door.
The Grammy Award Winning, Zac Brown Band, hits Knoxville, Sunday at Thompson Boling Arena. The show starts at 7:00pm with Blackberry Smoke and Levi Lowery set to open. Tickets start at $29.50.
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