A LOCAL 8 WEATHER ALERT has been issued for the accumulating snow in the Valley and Plateau, plus across the Smokies. Part of the Valley and Plateau could receive up to inch or more of snow, where snow bands persist. A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the Smokies until Noon Tuesday for another 2" or more of snow is possible. Temperatures are below freezing this morning, so black ice is possible. Please be careful.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- It's yet another rainy weekend in Knoxville, but don't let that stop you from enjoying these events.
Knox County Library Children's Festival of Reading - Taking place in World's Fair Park from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. today, this festival will feature artists and story tellers all for no charge.
Bark for Life Relay - Benefitting your canine companions, this event helps bring in funds for the American Cancer Society. It starts at 10 a.m. and goes until 2 p.m. at 1415 Old Weisgarber Rd. in the Dowell Springs Business Park.
Smoky Mountain Highland Games - Held at Maryville College, East Tennessee honors its Scottish heritage with a three-day event. The Games are centered around a field of athletic competition. Alongside the intense field competition, attendees can be entertained through piper's and drummer's competitions, country dancing, bands, balladeers, comedians, a dog show, and a kid's playground. Different types of scotch will be served as well.
Bloomin' Bar-B-Que and Bluegrass Festival - Going on all day, this festival in Sevierville features music, games and of course delicious bar-b-que.
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