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Small Size, Big Fun Toddlers at Dollywood

Small Size, Big Fun: Toddlers at Dollywood

Dollywood offers an authentic theme park experience, complete with roller coasters, mouth-watering eateries, and an old fashioned main street full of cute shops. Visiting Dollywood can seem like a pipe dream when you have tiny children, but there’s actually quite a bit catered specifically for the under 36 inches crowd. Here are tips for visiting […]

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Celebrate the 4th at the Town of Farragut Parade!

Celebrate the 4th at the Town of Farragut Parade!

Celebrate the 4th at Farragut’s 30th Annual Independence Day Parade! The Town of Farragut will host the 30th annual Independence Day Parade at 9:30am on Tuesday, July 4. The parade begins on Kingston Pike at Lendon Welch Way (Farragut High School entrance) and continues to Boring Road, just east of Farragut Towne Square Shopping Center […]

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4th Round-Up

4th of July Activities Round-Up

If you are looking for something to do to celebrate our country’s birthday, you have come to the right place! We have put together a list of fun activities and entertainment to help you celebrate! (Events are listed in chronological order) Dolly’s Night of Many Colors June 17-August 6 Dollywood Free with day’s admission Synchronized […]

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Knoxville Summer Activity List

The Best Summer Ever, 2.0

If you want to make a truly great summer, create a summertime theme for your kids. Here’s a theme I’m quite partial to: Make Something Monday, Taste Something Tuesday, Wonder Somewhere Wednesday, Do Something Thoughtful Thursday, and Family Fun Friday (borrowed from here with a list of other great summer ideas).  Out and about Cruze […]

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Outskirts of Town Exploring the Fun Surrounding Knox County

On the Outskirts of Town: Exploring the Fun Surrounding Knox County in Lenoir City & Beyond {Series}

Lenoir City (or as the cool kids say, “The LC”) is starting to live up to its “city” name. Once a sleepy little town, Lenoir City is now booming with new homes and businesses cropping up all the time. The LC–just west of Farragut in Loudon County–is known for being “The Lakeway of the Smokies.” […]

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Knoxville’s Pick-Your-Own Farms {2017}

It’s that time of year again: Strawberry pickin’ time! There are so many wonderful places in and around Knoxville to go and pick your own strawberries. It has become one of my family’s very favorite things to do every year. There really is nothing like the smell and taste of freshly picked produce. The process […]

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NFC Summer Camps

Summer is More Fun at the National Fitness Center Summer Camps!

Your little ones have worked very hard all school year long and now it’s time for their long-awaited summer break! We know that you have a summer jam-packed with work, vacations, family engagements, and other fun activities. We thank you for considering the summer camp program at the National Fitness Center locations. Camp Hours: Regular […]

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Appalachian Institute for Creative Learning Offers Challenging Programs for Gifted Students

Appalachian Institute for Creative Learning Offers Challenging Programs for Gifted Students

We celebrate the life of the mind, but we’ve seen too many bright, interesting campers who don’t necessarily fit well in a traditional school model, to limit ourselves to those who’ve been classified as gifted. Instead, we call our campers motivated! Our classes offer specialization and individualized instruction unavailable outside of private lessons and college […]

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Hopkins Goes to the Beach

A New Children’s Book to Add to Your Collection: Hopkins Goes to the Beach

Knoxville Moms Blog is excited to share with our readers a new children’s book released earlier this year: Hopkins Goes To The Beach. The book was written by local Knoxville author, Jennifer Hultz! Hopkins learns that even with all the excitement of visiting the beach, nothing compares to the love and security of his mommy! Bright […]

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