Dogwood Arts Festival


2019 Dogwood Arts Festival!

The 58th annual Dogwood Arts Festival will be held April 26-28, 2019 in the heart of downtown Knoxville, Tennessee. This spring celebration features a fine art market, live music, artist demonstrations, and hands-on activities for kids and adults. The Festival is located on bustling Market Square and adjoining Krutch Park set against a canvas of blossoming trees and outdoor sculptures. This long-standing tradition is supported by strong corporate, municipal, and media partners that ensure an estimated attendance of 40,000 to 50,000 people over the 3-day weekend each year.  

Where: Market Square, Downtown Knoxville
When: April 26-28, 2019

Festival Hours: Friday: 10:00am-8:00pm (music until 10pm), Saturday: 10:00am–8:00pm (music until 10pm), and Sunday: 10:00am–5:00pm (music starts at 11am)

Creation Station Kid’s Area Hours: Friday: 10AM-6PM; Saturday: 10AM-6PM; Sunday: 10AM-5PM


How Much: Free

Volunteer: Click here to register through Volunteer East Tennessee

2019 Artists

Click HERE to see a full list of participating Art Vendors.


2019 Entertainment Lineup

Friday, April 26th

Main Stage Presented by Home Federal Bank

11:30AM Senior Singers

12:15PM Akima Singers

1:00PM Cody Noll

2:30PM Ben Gaines

4:00PM Jeanine Fuller

5:30PM Briston Maroney

7:00PM Bendigo Fletcher

8:30PM Luthi


Creation Station Stage

11:15AM Music & Movement with “Ms. Janice”

1:30PM Disco Beefalo (School of Rock)

2:15PM Suite 101 (School of Rock)

4:00PM School of Rock (Kiss Van Halen)

5:00PM School of Rock (Pink Floyd)


Saturday, April 27th

Main Stage Presented by Home Federal Bank

11:30AM Marlee Arden

12:45PM Deadbeat Scoundrels

2:00PM Pale Root

3:15PM Brian Clay

4:15PM Hayley Labelle

5:30PM Leanna Eden & The Garden Of

7:00PM The Brook & The Bluff

8:30PM Elenowen


Creation Station Stage

10:15AM Music & Movement with “Ms. Janice”

11:00AM String Show Quartet (Hardin Valley High School)

11:45AM Knoxville Children’s Theatre (Excerpts from Mary Poppins)

1:00PM Pop Rocks (School of Rock)

2:00PM Knoxville Jazz Middle School Orchestra

3:00PM Dancing with Dogwoody

4:00PM Off Blast 

5:00PM The Thrift Store Scores 


Sunday, April 28th

Main Stage Presented by Home Federal Bank

11:00AM Tanasi Winds

12:00PM 4th Bar Quartet

1:00PM East Tennessee Bluegrass Jam

1:45PM Twicegood

2:30PM A Little Balance

3:15PM Nancy Ann Wilson

4:10PM Kelsi Walker


Creation Station Stage

11:00AM Music & Movement with “Ms. Janice”

1:30PM 4th Bar Quartet

2:45PM Suzuki Violins

3:30PM Southern Taps Clogging Company


S.Moore Studio – Best In Show – 2018


Bird’s Eye View Market Square


Crowd on Market Square


Food Truck Crowd Near Krutch Park