It's the weekend before Thanksgiving and people are starting to get in the Holiday spirit. We've got lots of things to get you in the mood and prepare you for the upcoming holiday festivities. 

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Do: Jubilee Games and Coffee 

When: Saturday, November 18th, 10am-2pm
Where: The Central Collective / 923 N Central St. Knoxville 

Come enjoy an afternoon of board games and delicious coffee. They have a library of 100+ board games and knowledgable teachers prepared to recommend a game based on your preferences, and more importantly equipped to teach you the rules without you ever having to look at a rulebook! They also have coffee available for purchase that will keep your spirits lifted and your tastebuds happy.
$5 Entrance Fee

Photo Courtesy of Jubilee Games and Coffee Facebook Page 

Eat: Closing Day: Market Square Farmers' Market 

When: Saturday, November 18th, 9am-2pm
Where: Market Square Farmer's Market / Market St. Knoxville    

The last Market Square Farmers' Market before Thanksgiving! Stock up on farm products and pick up your locally-grown ingredients for your Thanksgiving meal. They'll take Thanksgiving week off, but return for the Market Square Holiday Market at 11am on Dec. 2!

Photo Courtesy of Market Square Farmer's Market Facebook Page 

Try: Holiday Cup Coaster

When: Friday, November 17th, 6-8pm
Where: AD Graphic Art Studio and Gallery / 3049 Sutherland Ave. Knoxville 

Make a Pair of Cup Coasters. Stained Glass Mosaic on Wood – Bring a photo to personalize your coasters. They also have several cute patterns available to choose from (Santa, Wreath, XMas Tree, Ornament, Snowflake, Rudolf, Candy Cane, Snowman or Create Your Own) Everything You Need to Make this Project is Included (Class Instructor, All Glass, Coaster Base and Use of Tools and Supplies).

Photo Courtesy of AD Graphic Art Studio and Gallery Facebook Page

Buy: Wooded Creekside Retreat 

Listed by: Great Life RE
Contact: Great Life RE Agent Natalie Gibson at 865.801.2975

3700 sq ft with 5 br and 4 ba on over 5 acres..... for under $300,000!!! Located in a gated community only an hour from Knoxville, this contemporary home has everything you need, expansive living room with a stunning fireplace, an abundance of windows and doors on both sides that open from wall to wall.


Holiday: Lights Up at Turkey Creek 

When: Friday, November 17th 4pm-8pm
Where: Pinnacle at Turkey Creek / 11251 Parkside Dr. Knoxville 

The Pinnacle at Turkey Creek lights up with holiday spirit! The entire Pinnacle shopping center will transform into “Santa’s Workshop” filled with crafts, activities and festive treats and refreshments. The evening includes performances from roaming Dickens Carolers and Cedar Bluff Middle School chorus. Several exciting features such as holiday children's crafts, photos with Santa, holiday train rides, simulated snowfall, and of course the lighting of the 60' tall Christmas tree! The event is free, but attendees are encouraged to bring donations for the Mission of Hope Knox

Lights Up is FREE to all. A limited number of photos with Santa are available for a small charge with ALL proceeds going to the Mission of Hope.

Photo Courtesy of Pinnacle at Turkey Creek Facebook Page 

Get To Know: Rosemary Pooser 

Rosemary and Nina make up the New Knoxville Group at Great Life RE. They are new to Great Life, but not new to real estate. Rosemary has 20 years of experience and will get your house show ready so you get top dollar for the sale. Rosemary describes New Knoxville Group as a progressive group and moving to Great Life RE as the best move they've made. Contact Rosemary today at: [email protected] or 865.274.0994.



Family: Holiday Drop n' Shop 

When:  Sunday, November 19th, 11am-1:30pm
Where: The Basement Community Art Studio / 105 Jackson Ave. Knoxville 

Who: Children 3 and up. (Must be fully potty trained)
Where: The Basement Community Art Studio
Cost: $25 per child (10% discount offered for siblings)
*Feel free to bring a snack or a sack lunch for your child and a water bottle!
**Please note space is limited!

Description:
Drop you child off while you enjoy doing a bit of holiday shopping at the area shops, restaurants, and Holiday craft fairs! While you enjoy browsing the wares from local artisans, crafters , and food trucks, your child can hang out with us at the art studio making some winter/Holiday art of their own! 

Photo Courtesy of The Basement Community Art Studio Facebook Page 

Have a great weekend! Be sure to let us know if you give something on this list a try.