2014 EVENT CALENDAR

 

2014 Upcoming Events:


November 8th

Bobby Horton: Songs and Stories from the Civil War

Harold and Jean Lambert Recital Hall in the Clayton Center for the Arts

7:30 p.m.

Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for seniors (60 and older), children up to 18 and college students with ID

865-981-8590

http://www.claytonartscenter.com/events/view/520/


November 22nd

“The Civil War in Cades Cove: A Bus Tour in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park,” led by Dr. Aaron Astor, associate professor of history at Maryville College

Tour will depart from and return to the Maryville College campus

8 a.m. until 1 p.m.

$20 per person (the tour is limited to 45 participants)

Tickets are only available online at http://www.maryvillecollege.edu/about/outreach/education/cades-cove-bus-tour/


November 8-9

Knoxville Civil War Roundtable

Fort Dickerson Civil War Weekend

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tnkcwr/KCWRT/Ft_Dickerson_Event.html



November 11th, 7 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. speaker

Knoxville Civil War Roundtable Monthly

Speaker, ED BEARSS,  Chief Historian Emeritus NPS,  “Sherman’s March to The Sea”

Bearden Banquet Hall

865-671-9001 dinner reservations required

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tnkcwr/KCWRT/Welcome.html


December 9th, 7 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. speaker

Knoxville Civil War Roundtable Monthly

Speaker, JAMES OGDEN,  Chief Historian Chickamauga/Chattanooga NMP, Topic TBA

Bearden Banquet Hall

865-671-9001 dinner reservations required

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~tnkcwr/KCWRT/Welcome.html


2015 - Upcoming Events


Civil War Era Civilian Exhibit


Presented by PNJW Collections, Alpharetta, GA


The members of Knoxville 89, United Daughters of the Confederacy, are proud to be hosting PNJW Collections April 17-19, 2015. This impressive exhibit contains items from the 1860s era including men's, women's and children's clothing, hats, bonnets, shoes, jewelry, photographs, publications, currency and more. Taking pictures of this exhibit is welcomed.


Appointments for closer inspection of the items on display are available by emailing

PNJWCol1860@aol.com.


The exhibit hours are:


Friday, April 17, 9am -4pm

Saturday, April 18, 9am – 4pm

Sunday, April 19, 1pm – 4pm


The exhibit will be at:

Confederate Memorial Hall – Bleak House

3148 Kingston Pike SW

Knoxville, TN 37919


Admission is $10 adults, $5 children (ages 6 – 16), Children 5 & under are free.


Group Rates are available - Special rates will only be offered to groups that make advance reservations.


For further information or to make reservations, please contact Rebecca by calling (865) 382-1979 (9am – 9pm ET)or email: 2015cweracivilianexhibit@gmail.com


Blue&Gray Reunion and Freedom Jubilee

April 30 - May 3rd, 2015


Historians and Civil War enthusiasts in Knoxville, Tennessee are gearing up for an eventful Civil War Sesquicentennial Commemoration scheduled for April 30 – May 3, 2015. Local organizations are working with the State of Tennessee to create a wide range of programming that is sure to peak the interest of Civil War enthusiasts as well as all citizens with an interest in history.


For more information about the Blue & Gray Reunion and Freedom Jubilee, please contact Calvin Chappelle at 865-951-6614 or by emailing mabryhazenhouse@gmail.com



To submit information, please include the following information in this order:

Date, Event Name, Location, Times/Costs, Special Speakers etc, and Phone Number and Website Address.


Please email information to Heritage Tourism Coordinator, Calvin Chappelle mabryhazenhouse@gmail.com