This fabulous art studio caters specifically to children and adults with special needs.

Knox County

You-Pick Crops: blueberries

(was closed for the 2016 growing season for construction, may reopen for 2017 season)

  • No breakfast
  • Average lunch price $12/adults, $5/kids
  • Average dinner price $15/adults, $5/kids

This farm-to-table gem is popular with the locals. Everything served at this restaurant is made from scratch daily, even the bread! Here you can order all your American favorites including wings, burgers, salads, sandwiches, beer, wine, cocktails, and more! Many menu items are given a distinctive southern twist including the pimento burger and blackberry sweet tea. As one might expect, the beer cheese fondue with pretzel dippers is hands down the fan favorite menu item. YUM!

In this Breakout Escape Room experience, your family will be locked in a room and will have to uncover hidden clues to find your way out. You can choose from different themed rooms that are changed periodically. Team building experiences are also available.

This kid-friendly festival features storytelling, arts, crafts, music, science exploration, food and more!

Knox County
May 19, 2017

FREE outdoor splash pad in Knoxville.

You-Pick Crops: strawberries, broccoli and more!

  • Average breakfast price $4.75
  • Average sandwich/sub price $7/adults, $3/kids

A favorite for both breakfast and lunch, guests rave about the pancakes, which are thankfully served all day! Head on over to their Facebook page, linked below, to read all of the numerous reviews citing them as, “the best pancakes I’ve ever had.” Now that’s a good pancake!

If you hate pancakes (what?!), the cafe also serves a variety of other American breakfast foods, as well as soups, salads, and yummy baked goods. This small locally owned restaurant also offers really affordable prices.

This FREE event at the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture features activities, craft, tours and more! All kids will have the opportunity to work with clay and bring home their own work of art.

Knox County
May 5, 2017

This park features separate sections for small and large dogs, doggy water fountains and waste stations. The park is located along the Charter Doyle Greenway trail.

This popular attraction near Chattanooga oozes nostalgic fall fun. It boasts a farm store, gift shop, pie shop, and cafe, which features a wide variety of southern favorites. Their apple-themed treats, including apple dumplings, fried pies, and apple cider donuts really seem to draw a crowd. Yum!

Pick-Your-Own: NO

Bledsoe County

This museum features historical artifacts detailing the rich history of Blount County.

FREE admission


This amazing roller skating venue offers general admission skate times and birthday parties.

Offers overnight academic camps for thinkers and dreamers!

This amazing dog park features a large swim lake. Yes, a swim lake! The lake also includes a jump dock for all of those aspiring dock divers, who need to practice. Of course this fancy schmancy park also includes separate locations for small and large dogs, a doggy water fountain, waste stations, and a restroom for humans.

UT’s Garden Discovery Camp is a fun hands-on nature experience for kids ages 4 – 13. There are single day sessions and week-long day camp sessions available, each with a different theme. Themes include Birds in the Garden, Fantastic Beasts, Edible Garden, Garden Science, Fairy Gardens and more!

For kids, Knox County Parks and Rec offers a variety of hands-on educational classes for both kids and adults. The department also offers a variety of sports leagues including, football, soccer, basketball, and baseball. Parks and Rec also offers summer camps and maintains local playgrounds, which offer pavilion rentals for birthday parties.

  • No breakfast
  • Average lunch/dinner price $11/adults, $5/kids

This Pigeon Forge restaurant is a favorite among locals for it’s delicious food and affordable prices. The menu consists of appetizers, burgers, wings, and a variety of other hot sandwiches/wraps. They also offer a large selection of beer on tap.


This museum features interactive exhibits and artifacts from the actual Titanic. The museum itself is made to look just like the real ship, including the grand staircase!


This indoor ice skating facility offers year round public skate times and group rates, which are perfect for birthday parties.

  • No breakfast
  • Average lunch/dinner price $12/adults, $5/kids

Located in the Old Mill area, this southern homestead turned restaurant has all the charm you’ve been dreaming of for your country vacation. While here you will dine on handcrafted stoneware, hence the sweet little name. The restaurant serves lunch and dinner including steaks, grilled salmon, fresh local trout, Southern comfort foods, and American favorites. You can also enjoy a variety of scrumptious baked goods and desserts including piping hot bread, made from fresh flour milled on-site.

Average lunch/dinner price $13/general meals, $24/steaks

This locally owned East Tennessee chain is famous for it’s southern barbecue! They serve up ribs, pulled pork, steak, burgers, wings, salads, sandwiches, and more!

Sevier County

Proceeds from this event go towards supporting the Smoky Mountain Heritage Center, especially the programs for school children.

Blount County
May 19, 2017

A variety of community art classes offered for all ages and ability levels.

Each 1/2 day summer camp spans over 4 days, with a goal of teaching campers proper etiquette and social skills.

Average dinner/lunch prices $11/general food, $21/pizza

This locally owned East Tennessee chain is another local favorite. With a family sports bar atmosphere this tasty restaurant serves up all of your American favorites including burgers, wings, gourmet salads, and delicious pizza! As a brewery, they also have a variety of signature brews on tap, and spirits!

Sevier County

Step back in time with a visit to this historic 1 room school house. The schoolhouse also hosts a variety of educational events throughout the year.


This educational staple of the Smoky Mountains National Park hosts a variety of educational programs for kids and adults all throughout the year. Throughout the summer the facility offers a variety of overnight summer camp opportunities for kids from age 9-17. For kids ages 4-9, Tremont even hosts a parent-and-me overnight experience!

This adventure packed overnight camp offers 1, 2, 3, and 4 week options. Activities include hiking, caving, rappelling, rock climbing, challenge courses, rafting, tubing, horseback riding, canoe trips, backpacking expeditions and more! Programs are available for kids from age 10-18.

This farm offers a HUGE amount of entertainment in once place. Activities include a pumpkin patch, hayride, corn maze, pig races, playground, a large variety of yard games, sandbox, zip lines and more!

Monroe County

This FREE indoor foam play area is perfect for toddlers and preschoolers, especially when the weather leads to cabin fever!

A fun soccer camp for boys and girls, held at multiple locations throughout Knoxville.

This museum features a variety of hands-on exhibits that detail the history of The Great Smoky Mountains, dating back to early Cherokee settlers. There are also a variety of historical buildings on site, educational programs, and concerts throughout the year.


In addition to themed skating nights with general admission, this roller skating rink also offers birthday parties.

This seasonal attraction is hosted by Oakes Farm corn maze and pumpkin patch.

Knox County
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