A city-wide celebration of music


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2pm Classical Music at Zoo Knox! - Join the Three Rivers Quartet and local author Brian Griffin in Zoo Knoxville's Tiger Temple for an afternoon of animal-themed storytime and family fun! (Full Event: 1:30-3)

3pm Jazz Singalong - Kelle Jolly Trio (featuring Will Boyd and David Bivens) perform an afternoon concert with special ukulele singalong at Battlefield Farm and Gardens!

4pm Blues and Blues at the KMA -  POSTPONED DUE TO RAIN!

5pm Music for Mailboxes - The Parkridge Community Organization, composer Tim Woody and MMK present a drive, walk and bike-through sound bath coming from amplified mailboxes! (Full Event: 5-7)

6pm Percussion Parade - A reverse-percussion parade makes its way to Ijams Nature Center featuring a gongs, steel pans, and hand drums brought to you by Make Music Knoxville with special feature "Flowerpot Music" brought to you by Nief-Norf, the UT Percussion Ensemble and Obayana Ajanaku.

7pm Indie Rock at Central Collective - An evening of indie rock at Central Collective featuring local Knoxville groups Maggie and Owen and Tinca Tinca!

8pm FRVR Recordings at The Bottom - Some of Knoxville's finest hip-hop comes to The Bottom this June 21st with Max Dope and other FRVR artists! (Full Event: 7-9:30, Rain Location: FRVR Studio)

9pm Afterparty with RKM! - Celebrate an incredible day of music and community with our friends at Real Knoxville Music, featuring "build a band", an impromptu mash up of local artists performing songs by other local musicians 

Photo by @thejohnstrollo