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May
5
Thu
Pickin’ in the Park @ Fred Miller Park
May 5 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm

6 p.m. PICKIN’ IN THE PARK will take place at Fred Miller Park. Take your favorite musical instrument and join in the fun every Thursday evening during May to September. For more information, call Parks and Recreation department at 423-586-0260.

East Hamblen County 5th grade band students concert @ Union Heights Elementary School
May 5 @ 10:30 pm – May 6 @ 12:00 am

6:30 p.m. EAST HAMBLEN COUNTY 5TH GRADE BAND STUDENTS will perform a finale concert to show their work for the year. The concert will last 30 minutes and will be held in the Union Heights gymnasium.

Margaritaville @ The Country Club
May 5 @ 10:30 pm – May 6 @ 12:30 am

6:30 p.m. MARGARITAVILLE, benefiting the Rotary Playground at Fred Miller Park, will be held at The Country Club in Morristown. Music will be provided by Tall Paul. Tickets are $50 and can be purchased at the Blossom Shop, Home Trust Bank and Prukey, Carter, Compton, Swan & Carter PLLC. For more information call 423-312-8298.

Music in the Park @ Panther Creek State Park
May 5 @ 10:30 pm – May 6 @ 12:00 am

6:30 p.m. MUSIC IN THE PARK will take place at Panther Creek State Park at the Spoone Shelter. This free family event will continue each Thursday this summer.

May
6
Fri
Spring flower & plant sale @ All Saints' Episcopal School
May 6 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

7:30 a.m. SPRING FLOWER & PLANT SALE at All Saints’ Episcopal School in Morristown, to benefit the school’s Early Learning Center. The sale will be conducted from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.; 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., featuring a variety of flowers, hanging baskets, pre-planted herbs and bedding plants. Prices range from $1.50 to $19.50. For more information, call 423-586-3280.

Kingswood Home for Children yard sale
May 6 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

8 a.m. – 2 p.m. KINGSWOOD HOME FOR CHILDREN will host a yard sale fundraiser at the office and chapel on the campus, 160 Wachtel Road in Bean Station.

Wallace-Rouse-Fox-Haggard Memorial Golf Invitational @ Millstone Golf Club
May 6 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Noon 20TH ANNUAL WALLACE-ROUSE-FOX-HAGGARD MEMORIAL GOLF INVITATIONAL to benefit MHHS will take place at Millstone Golf Club, 450 Alpha Valley Home Road in Morristown. Sponsorship opportunities range from $200 to $5,000 and individual player spots are available for $150 each. Contact Elizabeth Essary at 423-492-5602 or eessary@covhlth.com for more information or to register your team.

Heritage Center’s moonlight movie night
May 6 @ 10:30 pm – May 7 @ 12:30 am

6:30 p.m. THE HERITAGE CENTER’S MOONLIGHT MOVIE NIGHT will be held at the Heritage Center Campus. There will be movie, concessions, photo booth, DJ and family fun.

First Friday Gospel Concert @ Lee Valley Music Barn
May 6 @ 11:00 pm – May 7 @ 1:00 am

7 p.m. THE LEE VALLEY MUSIC BARN, 500 Lee Valley Road in Whitesburg, continues its series of First Friday Night Gospel Music Concerts with In Faith, a ministry group of Fairfield Baptist Church in  Morristown and Thankful Hearts, a group from Burnsville NC. Admission is free. For more information call 423-235-6152 or visit the website at www.theleevalleymusicbarn.com.

May
7
Sat
Burnin Hermans concert @ Rose Center
May 7 @ 12:00 am – 2:00 am

8 p.m. THE BURNIN HERMANS will be in concert at the Rose Center. A versatile band that spans many different genres from blues and rock and roll to R&B and funk, The Burnin Hermans specialize in creating unique cover sets that keep your legs moving, your mind wondering, and your soul enlivened. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the Rose Center office.

Gore Vidal’s “The Best Man” @ Walters State Community College
May 7 @ 12:00 am – 1:30 am

ENCORE THEATRICAL COMPANY will present Gore Vidal’s “The Best Man” at Walters State Community College. Performance are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are $22 for adults, $20 for seniors and $12 for students.

Big Spring Master Gardener Assocation plant sale @ Greene County Fairgrounds
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

8 a.m. – 1 p.m. BIG SPRING MASTER GARDENER ASSOCIATION will have its Annual Spring Plant Sale featuring heirloom tomatoes and herbs at the Greene County Fairgrounds Commercial Building.

Kingswood Home for Children yard sale
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm

8 a.m. – 3 p.m. KINGSWOOD HOME FOR CHILDREN will host a yard sale fundraiser at the office and chapel on the campus, 160 Wachtel Road in Bean Station.

Senior Citizens Home Assistance Service yard sale
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

8 a.m. SENIOR CITIZENS HOME ASSISTANCE SERVICE will host a yard sale fundraiser at its facility, 1600 E. AJ Highway in Morristown.

Strawberry Festival Shelter yard sale @ Morristown-Hamblen Humane Society
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

8 a.m. – 2 p.m. STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL SHELTER YARD SALE will be held at the Morristown Humane Society, 300 Dice Street in Morristown.

Spring Garden Market @ Glenmore Victorian Mansion
May 7 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

9 a.m. – 1 p.m. GLENMORE VICTORIAN MANSION will be hosting a Spring Garden Market. A luncheon will be served in the Tea Time Tent from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Seventeen vendors with flowers, vegetable plants, garden items and green plants will be available.. There will also be an antique tractor show.

State of Franklin Antique Bottle and Collectibles Show
May 7 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm

9 a.m. – 3 p.m. THE STATE OF FRANKLIN ANTIQUE BOTTLE AND COLLECTIBLES CLUB will sponsor its 18th Annual Antique Collectibles and Bottle Show and Sale in the Farm and Home Building at the Appalachian Fairgrounds located at Exit 13 off I-26. Admission is free. For more information call Carl Bailey at 423-282-3119.

“Alexander” character meet @ White Pine Used Book Store
May 7 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

11 a.m. A CHARACTER MEET featuring the Theatre Guild’s Books Alive production of “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” will be held at White Pine Used Book Store, 1803 Main Street in White Pine.

Gore Vidal’s “The Best Man” @ Walters State Community College
May 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

ENCORE THEATRICAL COMPANY will present Gore Vidal’s “The Best Man” at Walters State Community College. Performance are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are $22 for adults, $20 for seniors and $12 for students.

Reunion of the Ages Gospel Songfest @ Jefferson Middle School
May 7 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

4 p.m. REUNION OF THE AGES GOSPEL SONGFEST will be held at Jefferson Middle School in Jefferson City benefiting the James A. Nichols Scholarship Fund. Everyone is welcome. For more information call 423-312-2949 or 423-964-6733.

United Methodist Men’s community fish fry @ Trinity United Methodist Church
May 7 @ 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm

4:30-7 p.m. UNITED METHODIST MEN’S COMMUNITY FISH FRY will take place at Trinity United Methodist Church, 425 Wilder Street in Morristown. $8 per meal; children under 5 eat free.

Restless Heart concert @ Niswonger Performing Arts Center
May 7 @ 11:30 pm – May 8 @ 1:30 am

7:30 p.m. RESTLESS HEART will be performing at the Niswonger Performing Arts Center in Greeneville. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 423-638-1679 or email boxoffice@npacgreeneville.com.

May
8
Sun
Gore Vidal’s “The Best Man” @ Walters State Community College
May 8 @ 12:00 am – 1:30 am

ENCORE THEATRICAL COMPANY will present Gore Vidal’s “The Best Man” at Walters State Community College. Performance are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are $22 for adults, $20 for seniors and $12 for students.

Gore Vidal’s “The Best Man” @ Walters State Community College
May 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

ENCORE THEATRICAL COMPANY will present Gore Vidal’s “The Best Man” at Walters State Community College. Performance are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are $22 for adults, $20 for seniors and $12 for students.

May
9
Mon
Morristown-Hamblen Humane Society meeting @ Hamblen County Courthouse
May 9 @ 11:00 pm – May 10 @ 12:30 am

7 p.m. MORRISTOWN-HAMBLEN HUMANE SOCIETY will have its annual membership meeting in the large upstairs courtroom of the Hamblen County Courthouse. All meetings are open to the public.

May
11
Wed
Retired Telephone Pioneers meeting @ Davy Crockett Restaurant
May 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Noon THE RETIRED TELEPHONE PIONEERS will hold its regular monthly meeting at the Davy Crockett Restaurant. All retired employees are invited to attend.

Community dinner @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
May 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

4-6 p.m. A COMMUNITY DINNER will be held at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 2435 W. Andrew Johnson Highway.

May
12
Thu
Federation of Democratic Women meeting @ The Country Club
May 12 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

11:30 a.m. THE FEDERATION OF DEMOCRATIC WOMEN will meet at 11:30 at The Country Club in Morristown.

Citizen Tribune Cooking & Trade Show @ Walters State Community College
May 12 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

5 p.m. 2016 CITIZEN TRIBUNE COOKING & TRADE SHOW will take place in the Walters State Community College Z-Buda Gymnasium. Tickets are $8 in advance; $10 at the door. VIP tickets are available for $25 and include preferred seating, early entrance, autographed cookbooks and backstage meet and greet with culinary specialist Jamie Dunn. Tickets can be purchased at the Citizen Tribune office, Morristown Food City locations and at lakewaytickets.com.

Pickin’ in the Park @ Fred Miller Park
May 12 @ 10:00 pm – May 13 @ 12:00 am

6 p.m. PICKIN’ IN THE PARK will take place at Fred Miller Park. Take your favorite musical instrument and join in the fun every Thursday evening during May to September. For more information, call Parks and Recreation department at 423-586-0260.

Music in the Park @ Panther Creek State Park
May 12 @ 10:30 pm – May 13 @ 12:30 am

6:30 p.m. MUSIC IN THE PARK will take place at Panther Creek State Park at the Spoone Shelter. This free family event will continue each Thursday this summer.

Strawberries and Cocktails at the Rose @ Rose Center Prater Hall
May 12 @ 11:00 pm – May 13 @ 12:30 am

7 p.m. STRAWBERRIES AND COCKTAILS AT THE ROSE will be held in Prater Hall. The Rose Center is excited to help kick off the annual Strawberry Festival, hosted by WCRK and WMTN Radio. Enjoy a strawberry dessert buffet paired with a selection of wines provided by Cork and Keg package store, live music and pop art demonstrations by members of the Morristown Art Association. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the Rose Center office.

May
13
Fri
Strawberry Jam Fest @ Fred Miller Park
May 13 @ 10:00 pm – May 14 @ 12:00 am

6-8 p.m. STRAWBERRY JAM FEST will take place at Fred Miller Park, 441 W. Morris Boulevard in Morristown. Put on your dancin’ shoes and enjoy the sounds of Broke-n-Busted. Take lawn chairs and blankets and buy your supper from one of the food vendors and enjoy a fun end to the week.

The Bunkhouse music night @ The Bunkhouse
May 13 @ 11:00 pm – May 14 @ 1:00 am

7 p.m. THE BUNKHOUSE, located in Bulls Gap, continues to bring musical talent to East Tennessee by hosting the band Sugar Lime Blue from Nashville. Reservations can be made by calling 423-235-7414. The cover charge is $7.

May
14
Sat
Canine Carnival @ Morristown Dog Park
May 14 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

9 a.m. – 1 p.m. A CANINE CARNIVAL will be held at the Morristown Dog Park. There will be a dog parade, contests, vendors, food, music, raffles and more. For more information call 423-318-0999.

Friends of Hospice Strawberry Festival Disc Golf Tournament @ Wayne Hansard Park
May 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

9-11:30 a.m. FRIENDS OF HOSPICE 2016 STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL DISC GOLF TOURNAMENT will take place at Wayne Hansard Park, 5100 Dearing Road in Morristown. Registration will be from 9-10 a.m. with a registration fee of $20 per player (2-man scramble/blind draw for teams). All participants will receive a T-shirt. $100 will be awarded to the first place team and $70 to the second place team. Registration forms are available online at www.hospicefrinds.org, or can be picked up at the Morristown Parks and Recreation office or WCRK/WMTN studios. Call Friends of Hospice at 423-586-5284 for more information.

Skymart Car Show @ Downtown Morristown
May 14 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

9 a.m. – 2 p.m. SKYMART CAR SHOW will have a 1950s – 1960s theme and will honor those in the Hamblen County Car Club that are no longer with us. There will be door prizes, music and other entertainment. If you would like to enter the car show, contact Crossroads Downtown Partnership or visit their website at www.crossroadspartnership.com.

Spring Auto Show @ Food City
May 14 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm

9 a.m. – 3 p.m. THE FOURTH ANNUAL SPRING AUTO SHOW, co-sponsored by Food City and the Davy Crockett Region of the Antique Automobile Car Club of America, will be held in the parking lot of Food City, 2755 E. Andrew Johnson Highway (11-E Bypass) in Greeneville.

Volunteer Day @ Panther Creek State Park
May 14 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. A MONTHLY VOLUNTEER DAY will be held at Panther Creek State Park at the Visitor Center. Sturdy footwear, water and gloves are encouraged. For more information contact Ranger Shaun Rainone at 423-736-3199.

Old School Party @ Fred Miller Park
May 14 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Noon – 5 p.m. AN OLD SCHOOL PARTY, presented by Morristown’s Task Force on Diversity, will be held at Fred Miller Park. J&J’s Bar-B-Que and Mexico Lindo will be selling food or you make take a picnic. DJ Stan the Man will provide old school music.

Lakeway Area Toastmasters meeting @ Living Promise Lutheran Church
May 14 @ 10:30 pm – May 15 @ 12:00 am

6:30 p.m. LAKEWAY AREA TOASTMASTERS will meet at Living Promise Lutheran Church, 440 W. Third North Street in Morristown, right behind the Rose Center.

May
15
Sun
Katie Jo O’Neal concert @ Rose Center
May 15 @ 12:00 am – 2:00 am

8 p.m. KATIE JO O’NEAL will be in concert at the Rose Center’s Davis Gallery, 442 2nd North Street in Morristown. Doors open at 7:15 and seating is limited.

Cirque Zuma Zuma @ Niswonger Performing Arts Center
May 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

7:30 p.m. CIRQUE ZUMA ZUMA will be performing at the Niswonger Performing Arts Center in Greeneville. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 423-638-1679 or email boxoffice@npacgreeneville.com.

May
16
Mon
Republican Women meeting @ Shoney's
May 16 @ 11:00 pm – May 17 @ 12:30 am

7 p.m. THE REPUBLICAN WOMEN will meet at Shoney’s Restaurant. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m. The guest speaker will be State Rep. Tilman Goins.

May
17
Tue
Strawberry Toss Corn Hole Tournament @ Fred Miller Park
May 17 @ 10:00 pm – May 18 @ 1:00 am

6-9 p.m. STRAWBERRY TOSS CORN HOLE TOURNAMENT will take place at Fred Miller Park, 441 W. Morris Boulevard in Morristown. The entry fee is $20 per two person team, with a double elimination with buy back in option of $10. Contact Jennifer at 423-586-0206 to registration or for more information.

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day @ Morristown-Hamblen High School East
May 17 @ 11:00 pm – May 18 @ 12:30 am

7 p.m. THE THEATRE GUILD will present “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” at Morristown East High School, 1 Hurricane Lane in Morristown.

May
19
Thu
Pickin’ in the Park @ Fred Miller Park
May 19 @ 10:00 pm – May 20 @ 12:00 am

6 p.m. PICKIN’ IN THE PARK will take place at Fred Miller Park. Take your favorite musical instrument and join in the fun every Thursday evening during May to September. For more information, call Parks and Recreation department at 423-586-0260.

Music in the Park @ Panther Creek State Park
May 19 @ 10:30 pm – May 20 @ 12:30 am

6:30 p.m. MUSIC IN THE PARK will take place at Panther Creek State Park at the Spoone Shelter. This free family event will continue each Thursday this summer.

May
21
Sat
Java Jive: Seth O’Kegley @ Rose Center
May 21 @ 12:00 am – 2:00 am

8 p.m. JAVA JIVE, featuring Seth O’Kegley, will be held at Rose Center in Morristown. Doors open at 7:15 p.m. with no admission charge. All donations go to the upkeep of the historic Rose Center. Take your favorite adult beverage. Light refreshments and coffee are provided.

Strawberry Festival Golf Classic @ Clinchview Golf Club
May 21 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

8 a.m. INAUGURAL STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL GOLF CLASSIC will take place at the Clinchview Golf Club, 970 Hwy. 11 W. in Bean Station. Four-person scramble carries an entry fee of $65 per person or $250 per team. A hole in one wins a 2016 Harley-Davidson 1200 Custom from Colbach Harley-Davidson. For more information, contact Hamblen County Substance Abuse Coalition at 423-748-7494. All proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Hamblen County Substance Abuse Coalition.

General Longstreet Museum yard sale
May 21 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

9 a.m. – 2 p.m. GENERAL LONGSTREET MUSEUM BENEFIT YARD SALE will be held at the General Longstreet Museum, 5915 E Andrew Johnson Hwy. in Russellville.

Morristown Strawberry Festival
May 21 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. 12TH ANNUAL MORRISTOWN STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL will be held at 510 West Economy Road in Morristown. There will be lots of activities for the kids, food, arts and crafts, a strawberry pie-eating contest and entertainment.

Strawberry Festival Morristown’s Got Talent @ Farmers Market Pavilion
May 21 @ 10:00 pm – May 22 @ 1:00 am

6 p.m. STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL MORRISTOWN’S GOT TALENT will take place at the Farmers Market Pavilion at the corner of Morris Blvd. and Cumberland in Morristown. Take your lawn chair and cheer for those vying to win the talent showcase. There will be food vendors and several of the downtown shops will be open.

Comedy for a Cause @ Morristown-Hamblen High School West
May 21 @ 10:30 pm – May 22 @ 12:30 am

6:30 COMEDY FOR A CAUSE benefiting Noah’s Arc, Inc. will take place in the Morristown West High School auditorium. The show will feature comedians Karen Mills and Brian Bates.

May
26
Thu
Pickin’ in the Park @ Fred Miller Park
May 26 @ 10:00 pm – May 27 @ 12:00 am

6 p.m. PICKIN’ IN THE PARK will take place at Fred Miller Park. Take your favorite musical instrument and join in the fun every Thursday evening during May to September. For more information, call Parks and Recreation department at 423-586-0260.

Music in the Park @ Panther Creek State Park
May 26 @ 10:30 pm – May 27 @ 12:30 am

6:30 p.m. MUSIC IN THE PARK will take place at Panther Creek State Park at the Spoone Shelter. This free family event will continue each Thursday this summer.

May
28
Sat
Summer Kick-off Pool Party @ Panther Creek State Park
May 28 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Noon – 3 p.m. A SUMMER KICK-OFF POOL PARTY will take place at Panther Creek State Park. Donations will be collected for the Friends of Panther Creek State Park. There will be refreshments and a cookout.

Lakeway Area Toastmasters meeting @ Living Promise Lutheran Church
May 28 @ 10:30 pm – May 29 @ 12:00 am

6:30 p.m. LAKEWAY AREA TOASTMASTERS will meet at Living Promise Lutheran Church, 440 W. Third North Street in Morristown, right behind the Rose Center.

Jun
2
Thu
US 25 Yard Sale
Jun 2 – Jun 5 all-day

5TH ANNUAL US25 YARD SALE, the nation’s 4th longest yard sale event, will be held from Woodfin, N.C. and Rocky Top, Tenn. to Richwood, Ky. For more information call Newport Tourism Director Linda Lewanski at 423-623-7201.