International & Cultural Events in Knoxville

Knoxville is home to a variety of people from different cultures and backgrounds which is reflected in it's events and festivals held throughout the year which showcases their unique global food, history and style. Beginning in August through October is the prime season when the city comes together to merge with these other cultural backgrounds from around the world for a celebration of diversity, varying cultures, unique history, delicious food and ethnic style.

Knoxville is a festival-loving city; there’s always something to celebrate and experience here in East Tennessee.  Springtime in Knoxville claims Beats & Eats, which is a grouping of festivals primarily focused on art, music, and food.  Women in Jazz Jam kicks off the festivities in March, with Big Ears, Rossini Festival, Dogwood Arts, and Rhythm & Blooms in hot pursuit.