GreekFest and Other Weekend Activities

By: Jim Freeman Email
By: Jim Freeman Email

(WVLT) - With no Tennessee football this weekend and some outstanding weather, what is there to do?

Volunteer TV's Jim Freeman has some ideas.

GreekFest 2007

The three day GreekFest 2007 is going on this weekend.

Hundreds of Greek families from the Knoxville area invite you to come and learn and enjoy their heritage and culture.

You can also enjoy authentic Greek food,

GreekFest is at St. George Greek Orthodox Church on Kingston Pike. For more information, go to

Monster Truck Thunder Slam

The Knoxville Civic Auditorium and Coliseum is hosting the Monster Truck Thunder Slam.

They're putting on two shows, one Friday and one Saturday, both at 7:30 p.m.

The show features monster trucks, motorcycles, and quad racing.

For more information and details on ticket prices, go to

Pellissippi State's Fourth Annual Hot Air Balloon Festival

Pellissippi State is again holding the largest Hot Air Balloon Festival in East Tennessee Friday and Saturday.

Tens of thousands are expected for the balloon rides and music at the Pellissippi Campus on Hardin Valley Road.

For more information, go to this website.

B.J. Thomas & Billy Joe Royal

Country Legends B.J. Thomas & Billy Joe Royal and playing Saturday night at the Country Tonite Theater in Pigeon Forge.

For details on show times and tickets, go to

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