special events

Fall 2019

Q, Crafts & Brew Festival (Farragut/West Knox Chamber of Commerce)

Sunday, Oct. 13, 12-6 p.m. at the Sitel parking lot on Outlet Drive. Fine crafts, beer garden, local  restaurants. More info at craftsandale.com.

Bat Box Workshop

Saturday, Oct. 19, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. in the Farragut Town Hall community room. Cost: $25 per bat box. Registration deadline: Wednesday, Oct. 16. Join experts from TVA and TWRA to learn about the bat population in East Tennessee and the benefits that bats provide to our community. Following a presentation, participants will build their own Bat Conservation International-certified, single chamber bat house.

Freaky Friday Fright Nite in Farragut

Friday, Oct. 25, 5-7 p.m. at Mayor Bob Leonard Park. Children ages 12 and under trick-or-treat along the greenway, play games and decorate cookies! This event is free, but donations for the Ronald McDonald House are requested. See visitfarragut.org/events for suggested donations.

Veterans Salute 5K/10K/Fun Run

Saturday, Nov. 9, starting at 239 Jamestowne Blvd. For more information: fleetfeetknoxville.com.

Countdown to Light the Park (Shop Farragut)

Monday, Nov. 25, 5 p.m. at Founders Park at Campbell Station. Welcome the holiday season with refreshments and entertainment before the Board of Mayor and Aldermen flip the switch to light the park at approximately 6:30 p.m. Lights come on nightly through Wednesday, Jan. 1.

Hot to Trot 5K/10K/Fun Run

Thursday, Nov. 28, starting at 11619 Parkside Drive. For more information: fleetfeetknoxville.com.

Veteran’s Reception and “A Day of Infamy” Presentation

Monday, Dec. 2. Reception: 6 p.m.; presentation: 7 p.m. Frank Galbraith discusses the end of World War I, the roaring '20s, organized crime, the Great Depression and the attack on Pearl Harbor. All veterans, especially WWII vets, are encouraged to participate.

Celebrate the Season

Friday, Dec. 6, 4:30-7 p.m. This free event features cookie decorating, crafts, Farragut Museum tours and entertainment. Photos with Santa are available 4:30-6 p.m.