Calendar of Events

Dogwood Arts :: 2016-2017 Events

Dogwood Arts Spring 2017 Calendar

March 3, 2017 :: First Friday: Rhythm N’ Blooms Preview
March 6, 2017 :: SYNERGY [Student Art Exhibition & East Tennessee Art Educator Exhibition] Openings
March 18, 2017 :: Hikes & Blooms
March 29, 2017 :: A Very Special Arts Festival
March 31, 2017 :: Dogwood Luncheon
March 31 – April 30, 2017 :: Dogwood Trails, Open Gardens & Camera Sites
March 31, 2017:: Artitude: A Partnership with Knoxville’s Cancer Support Community
April 1, 2017:: Chalk Walk
April 1, 2017 :: Art in Public Places
April 6, 2017:: The Art of Recycling at the Knoxville Convention Center
April 7, 2017 :: First Friday: Student Guitar Design Exhibition at Awaken Coffee
April 7-9, 2017 :: Rhythm N’ Blooms Music Festival
April 12, 2017 :: Hikes & Blooms
April 22 & 23, 2017 :: Featured Open Gardens
April 29 & 30, 2017 :: Bikes & Blooms
April 28 – 30, 2017 :: Dogwood Arts Festival on Market Square
April 30, 2017 :: Art Slam at Dogwood Arts Festival 
All April & Throughout The Year :: Walking Trails

Art DeTour
May 5, 2017 :: First Friday: Art DeTour Arrowmont Opening & Reception
May 6-7, 2017 :: Dogwood Art DeTour

Regional Art Exhibition
June 2, 2017:: Regional Art Exhibition


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Other Events Happening In Our Region

Rebel Kitchen presents a “Small Plates & Conversations” dinner pop up

WHERE: The Hive | 854 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: February 23rd | 7:00 PM
TICKETS: $55
Rebel Kitchen presents a “Small Plates and Conversations” dinner pop up. Join us for a night of adventure with Chef Paul of Rebel Kitchen and Chef Jeffrey of OliBea.
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Bring Your Bestie: ZUMBA + Mimosas

WHERE: The Hive | 854 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: February 26th | 1:00 PM
TICKETS: $25 for 1 ticket; $40 for 2 tickets
You’re invited to party with us: come + see our space! This evening is an open house for you and your pals to get a taste of our modern bohemian event space in Knoxville.
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Sip + Stitch: A Hand Embroidery Workshop – SOLD OUT

WHERE: The Hive | 854 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: March 1st | 6:00 PM
TICKETS: $25- SOLD OUT
Bring a girlfriend and join us for the very first Sip + Stitch at The Hive featuring Virginia Lawrence of Stitchin’ Ain’t Easy Embroidery! 21+
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The Hive Open House

WHERE: The Hive | 854 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: March 3rd | 5:00 PM
TICKETS: FREE
You’re invited to party with us: come + see our space! This evening is an open house for you and your pals to get a taste of our modern bohemian event space in Knoxville.
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“Last of the Red Hot Lovers” by Neil Simon

WHERE: Clayton Center for the Arts | 502 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville
WHEN: March 3rd | 7:30 PM
TICKETS: $16.50 – $29.50
A favorite playwright is Neil Simon. Join us for this classic Simon comedy. America in the 1960s, an era that encouraged LOVE, was populated by men and women trying to navigate a new normal.
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International Women Art Benefit: A Fundraiser for Bridge Refugee Services

WHERE: The Hive | 854 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: March 10th | 5:00 PM
TICKETS: $5 at the door
In conjunction with International Women’s Day, we want to celebrate the resiliency of refugee women. This event will be held at the Hive on Central. Come and peruse the beautiful art, music, & more!
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Woodworking 101 – SOLD OUT

WHERE: The Hive | 854 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: March 23rd | 6:30 PM
TICKETS: $60
This class is designed for men and women who have not had much (or any at all) experience working with wood or tools to learn more and walk away with one completed honeycomb piece! 18+
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Old McDonald’s Farm Spring Barn Sale + The Traveling Bazaar

WHERE: Old McDonald’s Farm | 16705 Coulterville Rd, Sale Creek, TN
WHEN: March 25th | 10:00 AM
TICKETS: FREE
High-Quality Arts/Crafts/Handmade Items, Boutique Clothes, Vintage Items & Antiques! Spill the Beans & The Chicken Coop Food Trucks will be There! Door Prizes!
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Harvest Acres Farm Spring Barn Sale + The Traveling Bazaar

WHERE: Harvest Acres Farm | 357 Harvest Lane, Limestone, TN
WHEN: April 1st | 10:00 AM
TICKETS: FREE
A fabulous Barn Sale with high-quality arts/crafts/handmade items, boutique clothing, vintage items, and antiques! Spill the Beans coffee truck & Chicken Coop food truck! Door Prizes!
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Pop-Up Headshot Studio

WHERE: The Hive | 854 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: April 1st | 6:30 PM
TICKETS: $175
We’ve gathered some of Knoxville’s finest creatives for a day of makeup and hair touch ups followed by a professional headshot session.
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Hiking Hastie

WHERE: William Hastie Natural Area | Margaret Road, Knoxville 37920
WHEN: April 1st*, 8th, 15th*, 22nd, 29th  [*the 1st & 15th hikes will be exercise oriented] | 10:00 AM
TICKETS: FREE
Lake Forest Neighborhood Association will be offering guided hikes through William Hastie Natural Area, part of the Urban Wilderness. This park is well known for its wildflowers in March, and because it offers so many views and elevations you feel like you are in the Smokies even though you are only 3 miles from downtown. Meet at 10 a.m. at the Margaret Road gravel parking lot. Bring a waterbottle and camera!
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Messiah performed by the Knoxville Handel Society Chorus & Orchestra

WHERE: The Tennessee Theatre | 604 S. Gay Street, Knoxville
WHEN: April 2nd | 7:30 PM
TICKETS: TBA
The Knoxville Handel Society Chorus and Orchestra will perform “Messiah” portions of Parts 2 and 3 on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 7:30 PM in the majestic Tennessee Theatre. The concert will be under the baton of Guest Conductor, Donald Neuen.
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The Flying Karamozov Brothers

WHERE: Clayton Center for the Arts | 502 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville
WHEN: April 6th | 7:30 PM
TICKETS: $16.50 – $29.50
The four self-proclaimed eccentric lunatics spice things up with a zany showcase filled with laugh-out-loud comedy, wild theatrics, arcane errata, and astonishing juggling feats.
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Farragut Book Fest for Children

WHERE: Founders Park at Campbell Station | 405 N. Campbell Station Road, Knoxville
WHEN: April 8th | 10:00 AM
TICKETS: FREE
This educational and free event features storytelling, music, book signings and more. The first 400 children will receive a free giveaway plus free hot dogs, popcorn and lemonade as long as supplies last.
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53rd Annual Talahi Plant Sale

WHERE: Lakeshore Park | Corner of Westland Dr. & Northshore Dr
WHEN: April 8th | 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
TICKETS: FREE
This year’s theme, “It’s in our ROOTS!” is a celebration of the many plants that have been lovingly grown and dug from members of the Knoxville Garden Club’s own gardens.
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The Embodied Season: Spring Workshop feat. Ashley Addair & Amelia Peterson

WHERE: The Hive | 854 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: April 8th | 10:00 AM
TICKETS: $50
The Embodied Season Workshop Series seeks to give participants opportunity to think about their ways of being as they intersect w/ seasonal rhythms and innovative ideas through the process of making.
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Perfecting Your Portfolio: Organization + Presentation

WHERE: The Hive | 854 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: April 12th | 6:00 PM
TICKETS: $15
Diane Fox of UT College of Architecture and Design will join us for a talk about the basics of designing a physical book portfolio of your work, working on a grid, using negative space, & more.
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Art Exhibit at Candoro Marble

WHERE: Candoro Arts & Heritage Center | 4450 Candoro Ave, Knoxville
WHEN: Sundays, April 16th – May 14th | 2:00 – 5:00 PM
TICKETS: FREE
The exhibit will prominently feature a special limited edition print by artist Kate Katomski in collaboration with local artist Beauvais Lyons, as well as many South Knoxville artists.
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Ponies & Blooms

WHERE: Horse Haven of Tennessee | 2417 Reagan Rd, 37931
WHEN: April 22nd | 1:00 PM
TICKETS: $5 per family or free with a HSTV donation.
This family-friendly spring festival is a celebration of rescue and adoption. There will be pony rides, games, a petting zoo, popcorn and so much more fun!
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Artists on Location, A Plein Air Painting Event

WHERE: Gay Street, Krutch Park, Ijams Nature Center, University of Tennessee, and the Old City
WHEN: April 26th – 29th
TICKETS: FREE
Artists on Location, A Plein Air Painting Event encourages artists in all media to showcase their talents and take their materials outdoors, Art enthusiasts have a chance to watch the artist’s work come to life on locations like Gay Street, Krutch Park, Ijams Nature center, UT, and the Old City. A map of locations and artists will be available in April.
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Farragut Food & Wine Festival

WHERE: Renaissance | Farragut Lawn | 12700 Kingston Pike, 37934
WHEN: May 5th | 6:30 PM
TICKETS: $30 advance/$35 day of
TDS Presents the 8th FF&WF evening where you enjoy sumptuous samples from the Town of Farragut’s food and beverage establishments at a fun and festive community gathering! Music by THE COVERALLS!
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Intro to Abstract Painting with Meredith C. Bullock

WHERE: The Hive | 854 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: May 7th | 10:00 AM
TICKETS: $150
Join us for an “intro to abstract painting” class with Meredith C. Bullock, an abstract and process-based painter in Nashville, TN. This class is open to all levels of interest.
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