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VOL. 41 | NO. 46 | Friday, November 17, 2017

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Fantasy of Trees Preview Party. The Tuesday event kicks off the start of the popular event that turns the Knoxville Convention Center into a holiday wonderland. The party will feature entertainment, dancing, carousel rides, silent auction (7-9 p.m.), holiday foods and cash bar. Guests can view the trees and holiday decorations and decide on purchases. Attire is festive holiday wear. The Festival of Trees event runs from Nov. 22-26. $75. Knoxville Convention Center, 701 Henley St. Knoxville. Information: www.fantasyoftrees.org/events.aspx

FRIDAY, NOV. 24

A Christmas Carol

Clarence Brown Theatre presents this annual holiday class with traditional carols, stunning costumes, sets and memorable characters. 7:30-10 p.m. Clarence Brown Theatre, 1714 Andy Holt Ave., Knoxville. Information: www.clarencebrowntheatre.com/plays

SATURDAY, NOV. 25

UT Vols football

Home game against Vanderbilt. Time: TBA. Neyland Stadium, 1235 Phillip Fulmer Way, Knoxville. Information: www.utsports.com

SUNDAY, NOV. 26

KSO Chamber

The Knoxville Symphony Chamber Orchestra will perform its annual “A Classical Christmas,” conducted by James Fellenbaum and featuring holiday classics. 2:30-4:30 p.m. Bijou Theatre, 803 S. Gay St., Knoxville. Information: www.knoxvillesymphony.com/event/278/classical-christmas

FRIDAY, DEC. 1

The Knoxville Award Luncheon

The 24th annual event recognizes and honors a deserving person who demonstrates his/her care for the community and its citizens. Doors open at 11:45 a.m. Event begins at noon. The 2017 Knoxville Award honoree will be surprised at the event. All proceeds benefit Senior Citizens Home Assistance Service (SCHAS), a nonprofit, Knoxville-based organization providing homemaker and personal care services for seniors and people with disabilities of all ages in the community. $150 per ticket; $1,500, table of 10. Previous honorees: James Haslam II, Lindsay Young, Mary Shafer, Pat Summitt, Peyton Manning, Tee Martin, W. Jack Walker, Jim Dick, Sam and Ann Furrow, Natalie Haslam, Larry Fleming, the late Sen. Howard Baker, Sen. Ben Atchley, Jim and Kay Clayton, Hallerin Hilton Hill, Phillip Fulmer, Congressman John J. Duncan Jr., Gov. Bill Haslam and First Lady Crissy Haslam, Dr. Joe Johnson, Johnny Majors, Randy Boyd and Dale Keasling. Knoxville Convention Center, 701 Henley St. Knoxville. Information: www.schas.org/home/schasevents

Ramsey House Dinner

Travel back in time to 1797 and experience a traditional family Christmas dinner in the home of Col. Francis Alexander Ramsey and Peggy Ramsey. The event features a tour of the candlelit home decorated with natural greens, fruits and vegetables and candlelight dinner in small groups. 6-8 p.m. $100. Historic Ramsey House, 2614 Thorngrove Pike, Knoxville. Historic Ramsey House, 2614 Thorngrove Pike, Knoxville. Information: www.ramseyhouse.org

Blount Mansion Christmas

The historic house will host a holiday celebration that includes seasonal music and refreshments. The event is free and open to the public with donations accepted. 6-8 p.m. Blount Mansion, 200 W. Hill Ave., Knoxville. Information: www.blountmansion.org/

WIVK Christmas Parade

The annual parade takes place in downtown Knoxville and features floats and decorated vehicles, marching bands and dancers and a special appearance by Santa Claus. Information: www.knoxvilletn.gov/

Gatlinburg Christmas

The award winning 42nd annual Christmas Fantasy of Lights Parade will begin at 7:30 p.m. More than 60,000 people come to view the award-winning parade featuring lighted floats, marching bands, equestrian units, giant balloons and of course Santa Claus. The downtown parade route starts at traffic light 1A on Hwy 321 (East Parkway) and travels to Hwy 441 (Main Parkway) and continues from light 3 to traffic light 10. Free. Information: www.gatlinburg.com

SATURDAY, DEC. 2

Sevierville Christmas Parade

Viewing the Christmas parade with friends and family is a great way to get in the Christmas spirit! This year’s 55th annual parade in downtown Sevierville is 11 a.m.- p.m. Information: www.pigeonforgewinterfest.com/parades

SUNDAY DEC. 3

Holiday Musicale

The University of Tennessee School of Music will hold its 2017 holiday music event, hosted by the school’s board of advisors, and featuring traditional holiday music, beverages and heavy hors d’oeuvres. Attire is casual and festive. 4-6 p.m. Villa Collina, 5628 Lyons View Pike, Knoxville. Information: www.music.utk.edu

MONDAY, DEC. 4

Tree lighting

Maryville kicks off its Christmas celebration. 6:30 p.m.? Blount County Public Library & Pedestrian Bridge/Plaza. Information: www.blountchamber.com

TUESDAY, DEC. 5

BAH Humbug

The Knoxville Chamber’s annual holiday networking event will be held in the Grand Pavilion Ballroom and also will flow through the Atrium, Windows on the Park and the hotel area. The event draws Chamber members and their guests, along with business and community leaders, elected officials and young professionals. Dressy, business casual or casual attire. 5-8 p.m. Holiday Inn Downtown World’s Fair Park, 525 Henley St., Knoxville. Information: www.knoxvillechamber.com

SATURDAY, DEC. 9

Oak Ridge Parade

The Chamber of Commerce will host its annual event with the theme, “A Toyland Christmas: Past 75 Years/Future 75 Years,” with music, lights, and beautiful floats. The parade will also be a part of Oak Ridge’s 75th Anniversary Celebration. The parade will start at 6 p.m. and will begin at Corporate Center, on the corner of Lafayette and Laboratory Road. From there, the parade will travel down Lafayette to the Oak Ridge Turnpike. It will continue west on the Turnpike to Oak Ridge High School. The judge’s stand will be located in front of the Chamber. Information: www.oakridgechamber.org

Maryville parade

The Jaycees sponsor the city’s Christmas Parade 11 a.m. Information: www.blountcountychristmasparade.ecwid.com

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