Take Offs & Landings — June 26-July 2

Posted 6/26/19

• Blueberry FestivalThursday, June 27, 3-6 p.m.The New Harvest Farmers Market will host its 9th annual Blueberry Festival on Thursday, June 27,  from 3 to 6 p.m. at New Harvest Park with Knox …

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Take Offs & Landings — June 26-July 2


• Blueberry Festival

Thursday, June 27, 3-6 p.m.

The New Harvest Farmers Market will host its 9th annual Blueberry Festival on Thursday, June 27,  from 3 to 6 p.m. at New Harvest Park with Knox County Mayor Glenn Jacobs ringing the opening bell. 

This free, family-friendly event will feature a kids zone with blueberry-themed activities, a “Success with Blueberries in Your Garden” presentation from the UT Extension Office, giveaways and a wide variety of blueberry products —including beverages, baked goods, blueberry plants and more.

New Harvest Park

4775 New Harvest Lane, Knoxville, TN 37918

• 2019 Museum Summer Camps

Tuesday, May 28-Wednesday, July 31

From late May to the end of July, the Museum Center at Five Points offers a multitude of day camps for students. They offer a variety of unique opportunities to engage students in multiple disciplines that will spark their own creativity and talent. This summer, there are camp options for students from pre-K to high school. Sign up today to join them for an amazing summer.

Museum Center at Five Points

200 Inman St. E., Cleveland, TN 37311

• Summer Story Time

Wednesday, June 26, 10-11:30 a.m.

Week 4 of Summer Story Time features Princess Jasmine. The character will be available for photos after the reading of the Little Golden Book "Aladdin." Stop by the registration booth to receive a Star Wars coloring page for your child, store coupons for you and a chance to win one of five great door prizes. Registration begins at 10 a.m. You will not want to miss this opportunity to let your children experience the enjoyment of exciting Story Time with live characters. This is a free event, located in the stage area near Dunham's Sports. Must be present to win all prizes.

Bradley Square Mall

200 Paul Huff Parkway, Cleveland, TN 37312

• Beginner Lego Robotics Youth Camp

Monday, June 24-Friday, June 28

Enter the world of robotic engineering at Cleveland State Community College for a week of exploring, designing, building, and programming robots using LEGO NXT kits. Together with your partner, you will construct robotic creations from your imagination, program them to accomplish tasks, respond to external stimuli, and overcome challenges. You will learn to control the robot using NXT programming language and software programming techniques to solve a wide variety of interesting challenges throughout the week.

Cleveland State Main Campus

3535 Adkisson Drive, Cleveland, TN 37312

• The Inaugural Tennessee Smokies Cornhole Tournament

Friday, June 28, 6-10 p.m.

Looking for some friendly competition? Visit “America's Friendliest Ballpark” for the inaugural Tennessee Smokies Cornhole Tournament. Join the fun at Smokies Stadium for music, brews and great prizes. The event will be held rain or shine at the stadium under covered area. Registrations can be purchased in advance or at the gate and include participation in a double-elimination tournament. Spectator tickets are available day-of only. Spectators 12 & under are FREE to enter, tickets for 13+ are $5. Gates open at 5 p.m., and bags fly at 6 p.m.

Smokies Stadium

3540 Line Drive, Kodak, TN 37764


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