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.
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.
8 p.m. DESPERATE MEASURES will be in concert at Rose Center’s Prater Hall in Morristown.
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.
SEVIERVILLE’S BLOOMIN’ BBQ & BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL will take place in historic downtown Sevierville. Admission and concerts are free. Concert begin at 5 p.m. on Friday and 1 p.m. on Saturday. For festival lodging deals and more information about Bloomin’ Barbeque & Bluegrass, call 888-889-7415 or visit us online at www.BloominBBQ.com
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 Colboch 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.
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.
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.
8 a.m. A DISC GOLF TOURNAMENT, sponsored by the Walmart Neighborhood Market #5467 located on Buffalo Trail, will take place at Frank Lorino Park. Entry fee is $20 and includes lunch.
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. A BOOK SALE, hosted by the Friends of the Library, will be held at the Morristown-Hamblen Library.
10 a.m. – 3 p.m. AMERICAN LEGION POST 52 will have a fundraiser to benefit veterans and youth at the east end Wal-Mart.
11:30 a.m. THE BROCKLAND ACRES GARDEN CLUB will meet in the upper room of Timeless Elegance Tea Room for installation of officers and final plans for the new year. For more information call 423-586-6814.
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.
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.
6:30 p.m. GARDEN THYME HERB SOCIETY will have its next meeting at Rose Center, 442 West 2nd North Street in Morristown. Program: “What’s New at Beaver Creek Nursery?” Presenter: Mike and Brenda Stansberry, owners of Beaver Creek Nursery, Fall Branch, Tenn. Call 865-771-1489 for information.
Noon THE SAMUEL DOAK CHAPTER NSDAR will meet at the Morristown Club House, 505 East First North Street. A short business meeting will be followed by refreshments at 12:30. The Memorial Service will be led by Chaplain Carol Long at 1:00 p.m. for deceased members Vernella Hayter, Charlotte Neighbors, Elnora Hinkle and Anna Frank Steadman. Following the Memorial Service, a grave marking for Sarah Dougherty, a Samuel Doak Chapter founding Member, will be conducted.
4 p.m. THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE UPPER EAST TENNESSEE HUMAN DEVELOPMENT AGENCY, INC. will have its quarterly meeting in the Douglass Community Room, 301 Louis Street – North Entrance, Kingsport, TN 37660.
8 a.m. DANDRIDGE POLICE DEPARTMENT will host a Tennessee handgun class. To register call 865-397-8862 ext. 26 or 865-356-7423.
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.
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.
2 p.m. BENT CREEK CEMETERY MEMORIAL SERVICE will begin with a covered dish dinner will at 12:30 p.m. The program will start at 2 p.m. with speaker Bill White. In case of rain the service will be held at the First Baptist Church in Whitesburg.
MORRISTOWN THEATRE GUILD will host its 2nd annual 24-hour film festival. Call 423-586-9260 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or entry forms.
PANTHER CREEK STATE PARK will offer a Orienteering class at 2 p.m. at the Upper Campground Pavillion. At 4 p.m., Ranger Shane will take hikers on a Hug A Tree hike beginning at the Creek Observation Deck. There will be a Road to Recycling Hike at the Playground Shelter beginning at 6 p.m. At 8:30 p.m., Bats! Our Flying Mammal Friends class will take place at the Upper Campground Pavilion.
5-7 p.m. MORRISTOWN ART ASSOCIATION JURIED ART SHOW OPENING RECEPTION will be held at Rose Center’s Edith Davis Gallery. Award presentations begin at 6 p.m. For more information, call 423-312-8325.
7 p.m. THE LEE VALLEY MUSIC BARN, in Whitesburg, will conclude its Friday Gospel Music Concert series with a performance by the Watkins family from Toccoa, Georgia. Admission is free.
7 a.m. – 4 p.m. MOPAR MANIA CAR SHOW & SWAP MEET will take place tat the Walters State Community College Expo Center. Admission is $5 for Adults (ages 13 and up) and free for children (ages 12 and under). For additional information, contact Dennis Hibbard at 423-748-2231.
8 a.m. TENNESSEE STATE DISC GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP will be held at Cherokee Park. For more information call 270-843-3313.
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. SECOND EVER EUROPEAN CAR SHOW will be held in Downtown Morristown across from Fred Miller Park. Admission is free. For more information, contact Jim Stepp at 423-231-5524 or email@example.com.
10 a.m. NATIONAL TRAILS DAY at Panther Creek State Park will feature a Tennessee State Park signature hike.
11 a.m. – 5 p.m. CROCKETT TAVERN MUSEUM will celebrate Tennessee Statehood Day by offering free admission.
8:30 p.m. STARLITE CINEMA will take place at Fred Miller Park. The movie will be “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”
2 p.m. THE REUNION COMMITTEE FOR THE MH EAST CLASS OF 1966 will meet to discuss the upcoming 50th reunion to be held on August 12 and 13. Invitations have been sent by mail and email to those for whom there is contact information. However, the search for classmates continues. Those who have not received an invitation or have not yet been contacted by a committee member, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or through the postal service to Class of 66, c/o Betsy Stubblefield, 700 E. 1st N. St., 37814.
4 p.m. THE ADULT CHOIR OF YOUNG’S MEMORIAL AME ZION CHURCH will celebrate its choir anniversary. For more information, call 865-475-9141.
7 p.m. LEADVALE LODGE No. 390 F&AM, 3119 School Street, White Pine, will confer a Master Mason Degree. Meal begins at 6 p.m.
6-7 p.m. SCRAPPERS QUILT GUILD will meet for its regular scheduled monthly meeting in the Community Room at the Rose Center, 442 W. Second North St. Scrappers is dedicated to teaching and improving quilting skills for the novice and experienced quilter through friendships with other quilters. Newcomers are always welcome. For more information contact Debby Rinehart at email@example.com or 423-581-3135.
7 p.m. THE AMERICAN LEGION POST 52 of Morristown will host a Ladies Auxiliary at Good Shepherd Church, 2435 W. Andrew Johnson Hwy.
4-6 p.m. A COMMUNITY DINNER will be held at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church.
Noon – 2 p.m. THE SMOKY MOUNTAIN INTEGRATED COMMUNITY AGENCY is hosting a meeting for children and family service providers at First Baptist Church of Dandridge.
SPORTS CARD & COLLECTIBLES SHOW will be held at College Square Mall. Anyone interested in becoming a vendor should contact the show’s coordinator, Freddie Campbell, at 865-322-2163 for more information. Mall hours are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. on Sunday.
7 a.m. – 10 a.m. HAMBLEN CHAPTER #31, ORDER OF THE EASTERN STAR will host a pancake breakfast fundraiser at Applebee’s. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased from any OES member or at the door the morning of the breakfast. Tickets will include a $3 discount on a following Applebee’s purchase. Proceeds will benefit local non-profit agencies.
8 a.m. – 4 p.m. CLINCH-POWELL and the Historic Rutledge Presbyterian Church will host a community wide yard sale. The price to reserve space is a minimum of $10. Sellers will keep all proceeds from items sold.
10 a.m. – Noon LAKEWAY CIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE PRESENTS: THE GHOST OF GENERAL BEE at Golden Corral restaurant. The event will feature a Dutch-treat buffet.
JX2 TEAM ROPING will take place at the Walters State Community College Expo Center. Admission is free. For additional information, contact John Johnson at 423-340-0640.
THE REPUBLICAN PICNIC will be held at Cherokee Park. Tickets are $15 and be purchased from Lyle Doty at 423-748-0340 or Teresa West at 423-587-4474.
7 p.m. MORRISTOWN’S LIP SYNC BATTLE to benefit Chris Statzer’s battle with cancer will be held in the Morristown-Hamblen High School West auditorium. Tickets will be sold at the door for $7 per person.
4-6 p.m. A COMMUNITY DINNER will be held at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 2435 W Andrew Johnson Hwy.
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.
4 p.m. KIDS FUN FAIR will take place at Fred Miller Park. The event is free. The Summer Jam Concert will begin at 7 p.m.
8 p.m. JAVA JIVE, featuring Laura Ritter, 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.
10 a.m. – 2 p.m. THE JUNE DAIRY FEST will take place at Fred Miller Park. The day will include fun, games and competitions. Admission is free.
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. COCA-COLA FESTIVAL will take place in Downtown Morristown. Coca-Cola will be refurbishing another ghost sign as well as having fun activities including food, games and music.
1-4 p.m. OLDE TOWNE HISTORIC HOME AND GARDEN TOUR will feature five area homes that will be open, as well as Centenary Methodist Church and the Rose Center. Tour at your own pace and stop by the Rose Center for refreshments. The tour is $15.
10 a.m. FCE CLUB (FAMILY AND COMMUNITY EDUCATION) will meet in the Community Room at the Morristown Public Library. The program will be Master Mixes. For information call UT-Extension at 423-586-6111.
10 a.m. ROSE CENTER QUILT GUILD will meet in Prater Hall in Rose Center. There will be a covered dish dinner with the meeting starting at 10 a.m. For more information visit www.rosecenterquiltquild.com.
4 p.m. MORRISTOWN-HAMBLEN LIBRARY will be having a family movie night.
THE MOORESBURG COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION will be having a benefit yard sale on the corner of Loretta Lane and Coward Road, a block from the Mooresburg post office. All proceeds from the yard sale will go to Meals in the Hills program. For more information, call 423-923-1488.
UT EXTENSION will be conducting food demonstrations most Fridays and Saturdays at the Morristown Farmers Market during the summer months. Free recipe cards and other items are given out on a first-come basis.
6 p.m. THE BUNKHOUSE, 858 Bulls Gap/St.Clair Road, will continue its live music series with Michael Reno Harrell, a local singer/songwriter and storyteller. Admission is $10. Dinner is available for an additional $8. Reservation can be made by calling 423-235-7414.
ENCORE THEATRICAL COMPANY will present “Follies” at Walters State Community College. The show will be performed Friday at 8 p.m., Saturday at 2 and 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m.
9 a.m. LAKEWAY (HAMBLEN COUNTY) SCOTTISH RITE CLUB will meet at Davy Crockett Restaurant, 3282 East Morris Boulevard, for a Dutch Treat breakfast and a brief meeting. Area Masons, family and friends are welcome to attend.
10 a.m. VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA, CHAPTER 1073, will meet for the regular meeting and membership drive at the VFW Post 5266 in Morristown. Anyone wishing to join will need to bring a copy of their DD214.
Noon – 11 p.m. MEADOW LARK MUSIC FESTIVAL will take place at Ijams Nature Center. Tickets are $25.
7 p.m. STELLA VEES will be in concert at the Rose Center in Prater Hall. Using primarily vintage instruments and little effects, this Chicago and West Coast style blues band from Louisville, Kentucky focuses on “straight ahead, no effects pedal blues.”