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New in Knoxville

Psst…Did You Miss These Openings? Keeping track of what’s new in the world of restaurants, shops, and attractions is a near impossible task, especially if you haven’t visited Knoxville in while. This post highlights just a few of this year’s openings throughout the county that you might have missed…

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Fresh Fall Finds

Refresh your seasonal dress and décor with a few new styles that are sure to become regular staples. Visit Knoxville’s Visitors Center Gift Shop is bringing even more locally made swag to Downtown Knoxville fresh off the press just in time for Fall! With the leaves changing and Vol Game Days right…

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August is Here, Schooltime is Near

As the days get shorter and July fades into the sunset, August patiently waits on the horizon. The ongoing sweltering heat may fool one into thinking it is here for good, but summer is officially simmering down, and school season is swinging on in. August marks the perfect time to wait out summer’s…

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Christmas in July

Since Knoxville is such a festive town, it should come as no surprise that we just can’t wait until December to celebrate Christmas! This year we’re moving the season up six months and celebrating Christmas in July by shining a spotlight on our unique-to-Knoxville Christmas ornaments. (And just for…

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Self Care

This monthly blog from The Maker City features a look at some of the Knoxville area’s outstanding makers – artists, crafters, and custom builders. In the spirit of “April Showers…”, this month’s blog introduces three area makers who excel at bath, scent, and wellness products. Name: Courtney Lozano…

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April Showers Bring May Flowers

This monthly blog from The Maker City features a look at some of the Knoxville area’s outstanding makers – artists, crafters and custom builders. This month’s blog introduces three area makers who excel at growing and arranging flowers. Name: Susie Kawar Business: Little Mountain Flower Farm How…

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Bath, Body and Wellness

This monthly blog from The Maker City features a look at some of the Knoxville area’s outstanding makers – artists, crafters, and custom builders. In the spirit of “April Showers…”, this month’s blog introduces three area makers who excel at bath, scent, and wellness products. Name: Morgan Hendrieth…

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Special Occasion Edition: There's a Gift Basket for That

Needing a corporate or business gift? Something special for a wedding gift or housewarming? A graduation gift or a simple thinking-of-you? Visit Knoxville’s Gift Shop can personalize a gift basket for any occasion! With our wide assortment of giftable goodies, you’re sure to find a selection to suit…

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Cozy Up for Spring's Crisp Air and Blooming Buds

Knoxville’s transition into spring is a time of natural beauty and regrowth, a time to be enjoyed by all regardless of the weather—and that’s a local challenge all Knoxvillians endure. With temperatures reaching comfortable highs in the sun and chilly lows in the shade, it can be tricky to enjoy…

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