Fun events for the family to Find Your Fun this weekend

There are so many fun events happening around East Tennessee this weekend!
Published: Jan. 26, 2022 at 5:26 PM EST|Updated: Feb. 1, 2022 at 10:24 AM EST
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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - There are so many fun events happening around East Tennessee this weekend!

All Weekend Long

Ober Gatlinburg is in the middle of their peak season and are welcoming veteran and novice skiers and snowboarders alike. Recent snowfall has helped conditions on the mountain, which is fortunate given December’s record warm temperatures.

The slopes are open from 12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. every day of the week, and some indoor and outdoor activities are open two hours earlier.

Friday, January 28th:

The Harlem Globetrotters are coming to Thompson Boling Arena. Starting at 7 p.m. Friday, you can see the Globetrotters signature ankle-breaking moves and rim-rattling dunks. Take the entire family for a fun and unforgettable night!

Country music star Cody Johnson is coming to the Knoxville Civic Coliseum at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are sold out, but there are still plenty of resale tickets on Ticketmaster. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, January 29th:

Another big country star is coming to Knoxville this weekend too! Reba McEntire is performing at Thompson Boling Area Saturday at 8 p.m.

Saturday morning at UT Gardens, you can participate in Run 4 Their Lives Knoxville 5K Run/Walk. The 5K raises awareness and funds to support Freedom 4/24 in the fight against human trafficking. The race begins at 10 a.m. You can register online until Friday night.

Sunday, January 30th:

If you are newly engaged and have no idea where to start when it comes to wedding planning, the Pink Bride Wedding Show can help you out! Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. at the Knoxville Convention Center, you can chat with the region’s most talented wedding professionals to help plan your special day. Tickets are $15.

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