Calendar of Events

Dogwood Arts :: 2016-2017 Events

Drinks for Dogwood at Echo Bistro & Wine Bar
May 18, 2017:: Drinks for Dogwood will be held at Echo Bistro & Wine Bar from 4:30-8:00pm

Regional Art Exhibition
June 2, 2017 :: First Friday: Regional Art Exhibition Opening & Reception
June 2, 2017:: Regional Art Exhibition

Dogwood Arts Spring 2017 Calendar (2018 Coming Soon!)

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 26-29, 2017 :: Artists on Location: A Partnership with the Knoxville Museum of Art
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


Other Events Happening In Our Region

Summer Spell 2017

WHERE: Relix Variety Theater | 1208 N. Central St.
WHEN: May 11th | 5:00 PM
Our aim is to include and incorporate the Knoxville community as much as possible and draw awareness to Dogwood Arts; along with local and regional musicians, we will also be hosting a silent auction.

A Gift For Mom, A Gift For You: A Workshop with Cold Gold

WHERE: The Hive | 854 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: May 11th | 6:00 PM
Cold Gold founder Alaina Smith will lead the class in a workshop on leather painting using her signature leather keychains as our canvas. Class includes 2 keychains – 1 for you, 1 for mom (or BFF)!

Hands-On Cheesemaking Workshop: Feta Cheese

WHERE: The Central Collective | 923 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: May 16th | 6:30 PM
You don’t have to be Greek to love it. Feta is one versatile tangy, salty flavor. Participants will make some and take some home. (Feel free to bring the adult beverage of your choice!)

Candle Making Party!

WHERE: The Central Collective | 923 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: May 21st | 4:00 PM
Make your own scented (or non) soy candles. Cost includes supplies and a mason jar for one candle, but feel free to bring two additional spare tea cups, glasses, or extra vessels!

Sound & Silence: Heart & Bones Concert

WHERE: The Central Collective | 923 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: May 25th | 7:30 PM
TICKETS: $12-15
Activity: A night of Americana music at Central Collective in North Knoxville. Adeem the Artist, Ira Wolf, and Tyler Lyle of The Midnight will all be performing their unique variety of folk music. Each artist will be performing one song by Paul Simon as a tribute to the inspired songwriter.

Good Sport Night!

WHERE: The Central Collective | 923 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: May 27th | 5:00 PM
Activity: Wouldn’t you like to know? CALLING ALL GOOD SPORTS!

A Howling Respect: First Friday with Ashley Addair

WHERE: The Central Collective | 923 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: June 2nd | 7:00 PM
Addair uses pattern, color and imagery to create both dissonance and harmony in exploring her Appalachian background and the complexities of shifting identity.

Build Your Own Terrarium with Thress Nursery

WHERE: The Hive | 854 N. Central St., Knoxville
WHEN: May 20th | 4:00 PM
Under the guidance of Thress’ landscape designer Hannah Noll, we’ll learn the basics of preparing and creating your own terrarium while creating your own to take home!