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PARKing Day Knoxville


Knoxville, TN

Knoxville, TN


  • Date(s): September 21, 2018 to September 21, 2018
  • Event Time(s): 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
  • Price: Free
  • Location: Gay Street, Downtown Knoxville

PARK(ing) Day is an internationally recognized event where parking spots in various cities and towns are transformed into pocket parks and parklets.

PARK(ing) Day is a annual open-source global event where citizens, artists and activists collaborate to temporarily transform metered parking spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces: temporary public places. The project began in 2005 when Rebar, a San Francisco art and design studio, converted a single metered parking space into a temporary public park in downtown San Francisco. Since 2005, PARK(ing) Day has evolved into a global movement, with organizations and individuals (operating independently of Rebar but following an established set of guidelines) creating new forms of temporary public space in urban contexts around the world.

The mission of PARK(ing) Day is to call attention to the need for more urban open space, to generate critical debate around how public space is created and allocated, and to improve the quality of urban human habitat…

PARK(ing) Day Knox 2018 is sponsor by Shannon Foster-Boline Group, Realty Executives Associates

Contact Parkingdayknox@gmail.com for more information.


PARKing Day Knoxville