The Sunsphere
Kristen Combs
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Kristen Combs

Kristen Combs is the Director of Communications & Social Strategies for Visit Knoxville. With an extensive knowledge of Knoxville as a tourist destination, Kristen is also the author of 100 Things to Do in Knoxville Before You Die, published by Reedy Press and available in the Visitors Center Gift Shop. Find Kristen on Instagram at @100thingsknoxville.

Guide to Things to Do in Knoxville's Outdoors

Looking for things to do in Knoxville's outdoors? All you adventure seekers grab your compasses; you’ll find nature in ALL directions here. C’mon, we’ll show you! Outdoor Adventure in All Directions From downtown, there are several urban access points to enjoy the outdoors. Walkers and cycling…

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Guide to Things to Do in East Knoxville

Looking for things to do and places to go in Knoxville? Enjoy our Neighborhood Guide series where we share a part of town and cover food and drinks, nature and outdoors, arts and culture, attractions, and more! Family Friendly Fun - East Knoxville East Knoxville is a hotspot for kids of all ages…

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Knoxville’s Coffee Scene

Visiting a new city means new coffee shops to explore – but with so many options, how to decide? We guarantee you can’t go wrong with any of Knoxville’s shops, but you might be looking in a certain part of town, a particular vibe, or even on the hunt for a certain roast if you really know your…

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Guide to Things to Do in South Knoxville

Looking for things to do and places to go in Knoxville? Enjoy our Neighborhood Guide series where we share a part of town and cover food and drinks, nature and outdoors, arts and culture, attractions, and more! Adventure Awaits - South Knoxville If you find yourself looking taking in the…

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Guide to Things to Do on Gay Street

Looking for things to do and places to go in Knoxville? Enjoy our Neighborhood Guide series where we share a part of town and cover food and drinks, nature and outdoors, arts and culture, attractions, and more. Look Up When You're Down(town) - Gay Street A stroll down Knoxville’s historic downtown…

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10 Spring Things to Do with Kids

Whether you’re planning a Knoxville spring break trip or looking a little bit later in the season, we’ve got a handy list of ideas on things to do in the spring with your kids. Read on! Let’s start with Knoxville’s iconic structure – the magnificent Sunsphere! The Sunsphere allows for a 360° view…

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Guide to Things to Do in Bearden

Looking for things to do and places to go in Knoxville? Enjoy our Neighborhood Guide series where we share a part of town and cover food and drinks, nature and outdoors, arts and culture, attractions, and more! Easygoing Elegance - Bearden Ask a local where Bearden is, and you’ll get some varying…

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10 Things Only in Knoxville

Every city has things that you can only do in that town. You can only see the US Capitol in Washington DC. You can only try moose cheese from one farm in Sweden. And there are several things you can only experience in Knoxville! Located in Eastern Tennessee between the Cumberland Plateau and the…

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Guide to Things to Do in West Knoxville

Looking for things to do and places to go in Knoxville? Enjoy our Neighborhood Guide series where we share a part of town and cover food and drinks, nature and outdoors, arts and culture, attractions, and more! Compelling and Cosmopolitan - West Knoxville West Knoxville is a large section of the…

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