In Knoxville, every season has something unique to offer. Knoxville is a four-season city, making it a unique and fascinating location to come all year! Whatever time of year you visit Knoxville, you will discover a variety of events and things to do that will keep you amused throughout the season. In the spring, you can admire the lovely Dogwood trees and enjoy the sights and smells of freshly blooming flowers and trees. Summer brings a plethora of music festivals as well as a plethora of other outdoor activities to make your time in the sun enjoyable. The fall season is ideal for football and sampling distinct, cultural food while taking in the fall foliage. With glittering lights and peppermint trails, winter will put you in the Christmas spirit. In Knoxville, there are plenty of entertaining activities to attend no matter what season you visit.
Springtime in Knoxville
In the spring, Knoxville is THE place to be! We’ve got the beats, the foods, and more with a full lineup of food festivals, music festivals, and events throughout March and April! The flowers are blooming, the birds are chirping, the weather is getting a little warmer, and Knoxville has plenty of exciting events to keep you busy all spring! If you’re looking for non-event activities to keep your family or pet entertained, Knoxville has lots to offer. Come for one or all of them!
Here is a list of five things you can do in Knoxville this spring:
Attend the Rossini Festival International Street Fair
The Dogwood Arts festival
Take your dog to Bike Boat Brew & Bark
Enjoy Mediterranean cuisine at Yassin’s Falafel House
Try out your favorite local beverages at Central Filling Station
Summer in Knoxville
The weather is getting warmer, the sun is shining stronger, and when those lazy days by the pool become a bit too monotonous, Knoxville has plenty of fun events to keep you occupied throughout the summer! If you’re looking for non-event activities to keep your family or pet entertained, Knoxville has lots to offer.
Five of our random Knoxville Summer fun picks:
Visit the Knoxville Museum of Art
Attend the Wonder of Hummingbirds Festival
Grab a few drinks at the Knoxville Brewfest
Spend the day at Knoxville’s Concord Park
Join the Historic Downtown Knoxville Walking Tour
Knoxville Fall Events
Fall is here…the air is crisp, the temperature is cooler, the fragrance of cinnamon apples and pumpkin spice fills your senses, and you can hear the crunching of leaves beneath your feet. Fall is a favorite season for many people. Autumn brings football, vibrant leaves, fresh apple cider, pumpkins, corn mazes, hayrides, bonfires, nature walks, and a plethora of festive Knoxville events for a pleasant time!
A few of our wonderful fall selections include:
Attend an Oktoberfest in Knoxville
Drive up to the Smokies for a trip to Grotto Falls
Head to South Knoxville for a day at Ijams
Enjoy the spooky experience at Ripley’s Haunted Adventures
Take your tastebuds on a pumpkin flavoured trip around Knoxville
Knoxville Winter Events
Despite the fact that the weather has cooled, there are still lots of entertaining things to do in Knoxville throughout the winter. From the winter farmers market to colorful winter festivals, there are plenty of things to do in Knoxville throughout the winter. To find upcoming events, look through the list below.
Avoid the icicles in Alum Cave
Take a selfie atop Mount LeConte.
On Tharp Trace, visit Chilly Graves.
At Mead’s Quarry, take a walk along the tracks.
Visit Navitat and climb through the Quaking Trees