Keep Knoxville Beautiful Hosts Unique Fundraiser Sept. 28

Communications Director

Eric Vreeland
evreeland@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-3480

400 Main St., Room 654A
Knoxville, TN 37902

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Keep Knoxville Beautiful Hosts Unique Fundraiser Sept. 28

Posted: 09/18/2012
Keep Knoxville Beautiful isn't putting on any ordinary fundraiser. This year, the local organization is hosting the Rocky Top Pickin' Party, a night of great music and fun set in the rustic outdoors of Oakes Farm in Corryton, TN on September 28, 2012.

The event will feature live entertainment from string band Pistol Creek Catch of the Day, along with a Pickin' Party. Musicians and singers will perform mini-concerts throughout the night. Guests are invited to bring an instrument and participate in the Pickin' Party; however, instruments are not required to enjoy the festivities.

"If you are looking for a fun, family friendly night under the full moon, come on over to Oakes Farm and enjoy the music and community. We want people to come out and enjoy an evening filled with music, good food, and fun at this waste-free event," said Allison Teeters, Executive Director of Keep Knoxville Beautiful.

Tickets at the event are $20 for adults, $10 for ages 7-15, and free for ages six and under. Tickets purchased online up until the day of the event before 5:00 p.m. are $15 for adults and $8 for ages 7-15. Attendees who bring a bluegrass instrument get a special admission rate of $5.

Four drink tickets redeemable for sodas, water or beer (for adults with proper I.D.) are included in the admission price. No outside refreshments are allowed. This event would not be possible without the support of the event sponsors including WDVX, Robin Easter Design, Eagle Distributing Company, Coca-Cola, News Break and WBIR.

About Keep Knoxville Beautiful

Founded in 1978, KKB is an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful. Our mission is to promote a cleaner, greener, more beautiful community. Join us in the effort by volunteering in our programs or becoming a member of Keep Knoxville Beautiful. For more information about Keep Knoxville Beautiful, visit www.keepknoxvillebeautiful.org.