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US Foods Presents the East Tennessee Food + Spirit Festival and an Evening with Mac McAnally

August 26 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Join US Foods, Bud Light, Knoxville-area restaurants and Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee for the East Tennessee Food + Spirit Festival and an Evening with Mac McAnally on Saturday, August 26 in World’s Fair Park starting at 6 p.m.

Sure to be a great night of tasty bites, spirits and music in the heart of Downtown Knoxville, sample delectable food and take a walk down Spirit Alley to sample the tastings of Beach Whiskey, Crown Royal, Dumplin Creek, George Dickel, Old Tennessee Brewing & Distilling, Ole Smoky, Sugarlands Distilling Co. and Thunder Road Distillery.  After the sampling, cheer on your favorite local chef in the US Foods Chef Competition and later, sit under the stars on a blanket from home to enjoy hits from the 80’s with local favorite, Smooth Sailor. The evening will end with an acoustic performance by 8-time CMA Musician of the Year and a member of Jimmy Buffett’s Coral Reefer band, Mac McAnally. There will be no better way to spend your last Saturday before the Vols kick off the season!

For $45 you will get: food sampling from 30+ restaurants, spirit sampling in Spirit Alley, a lively chef competition and two concerts. Tickets will go on sale on Monday, July 24. To receive $5 off a ticket, visit participating restaurants for a discount code. Discount available for use August 7-25.

It is not too late to join the fun as a participating restaurant or spirit vendor! If interested in participating, please contact Savannah.



August 26
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm