Knoxville — ORNL Federal Credit Union is hosting a series of free summer concerts called the Summer Sessions. This week’s show is on Saturday at 6 pm at Oak Ridge’s Bissell Park. Don’t forget to bring a lawn chair or picnic blanket.
If you have children with sensory or attention issues, The Blount County Public Library is showing Mulan on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. in a low light, low-stress setting. Kids can play with LEGOs while they watch the movie.
Race through Pigeon Forge while getting blasted with color at the Titanic Museum’s color run on Saturday at 7:30 am. Each pre-registered participant receives a t-shirt, 2 bags of color, and a fun bag.
You’re never too young to learn about nature. Take your kids to Ijams Nature Center’s Nature Nuggets on Saturday at 10 am. This month’s event is all about animal clues like paw prints and scents. The fee is $4.
Young Williams Animal Center is bringing their furry adoptable pets to Ijams Nature Center on Saturday from noon to 4 pm.
The Hard Knox Roller Girls roller derby team is competing on Saturday at the Knoxville Convention center at 5 pm and 7 pm. Tickets range from $10 to $15.
Peppa Pig is visiting Zoo Knoxville to give out plenty of hugs on Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm. The meet and greet is included with a general admission ticket.
The woman behind the hilarious “I ain’t doing it” Snapchat videos is performing at the Knoxville Civic Auditorium on Saturday at 7 pm. Tickets to see Heather Land start at $33.
Been Haggard is performing at Second Harvest’s “Music Feeds” concert series. The show starts at 7:30 p.m. at the amphitheater in World’s Fair Park, and ticket proceeds go to the food bank.
Observe the stars above during a night of public stargazing on Saturday at the Tamke-Allan Observatory in Harriman, TN. Gates open at 7 p.m. The observatory hosts stargazing nights every first and third Saturday of the month.
Put on your game face for Saturday’s adult field day from 4 pm to 7 pm at World’s Fair Park. It’s like recess, but with beer. There will be live music, food trucks, and competitions.
TeeMar Stables is hosting a family fun day on Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm to benefit the East Tennessee Miniature Horse and Donkey Rescue. There will be pony rides, a petting zoo, face painting, and a silent auction.
Bring the whole family to UT's McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture for a free family fun day from 1 pm to 4 pm. There will be tours, crafts, games, and more. The museum is located at 1327 Circle Park Drive.
The Burlington Branch Library is showing Black Panther at 2 pm for their Super Saturdays Cinemas series. Popcorn and drinks are provided at the free event.
National WIFFLE is hosting its 2nd national tournament on Friday and Saturday in Harriman. Teams from New Jersey to Florida will be competing in the two-day tournament at Dracks Track Ballfield next to the police department.