November 30, 2016


 Bearden (October 9th, 2016):

Thousands of people enjoyed a beautiful fall afternoon strolling, biking and scooting along Sutherland Ave. and over to the Homberg area of Bearden. There were lots of fun activities for all ages and local businesses to visit.  See some photos on the photos page. Also, check out this video to see a little of what Open Streets is about.

Click on this link for detail of activities and sponsors:

Open Streets Knoxville


Central (October 25th, 2015):

August 18, 2015 News Release

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Old City

  • Glass blowing demos Matthew Cummings Studio
  • Arts and crafts Basement Art Studio
  • Demo classes of CrossFit, Nia and Ca-L’a
  • Urban Forest by AMBC
  • Bike rentals


  • Musical chairs
  • Pickleball
  • Acro-yoga
  • Hula hoops
  • Games
  • Demos of popular Indian sports Kabbadi and Kho Kho
  • Frisbee golf

Emory Place

  • The Muse
  • Whip/Nae Nae lessons
  • Dance demos and performances
  • Mini Ninjas obstacle course
  • Bubbles
  • Art activities
  • Hula hoops

Mid Central

  • Yoga classes (adults and kids)
  • Cake walks
  • Cupcake races
  • Arts and crafts
  • Bubble garden
  • Dogs from rescue organizations
  • Photo booth
  • Letterpress activity
  • Demos classes of belly dancing, ballet, and family dancing
  • Bocce, ping pong, corn hole
  • Hardcourt bike polo
  • Hula hoops and jump ropes

Bike Plaza

  • Bike rodeo
  • Balance bikes
  • Helmet decorating
  • E-bike demos,
  • Bike safety checks

Happy Holler

  • Bus riding 101; how to put your bike on the bus
  • Games
  • Tai chi demo classes
  • Crafts
  • Photo booth
  • Free play circus area by One World Circus
  • Performances by Dragonfly Aerial Arts