6 Around Town: June 8-10


There are lots of great events in East Tennessee this weekend. For a full list, check out our community calendar here.

Here are a few highlights:

Secret City Festival

Oak Ridge is hosting the Secret City Festival that will mark the 75th anniversary of the City of Oak Ridge. The Secret City Festival will be held June 8 and 9 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily. The festival will feature music, food, art, science and history events to make it a fun event for the whole family. 

For a detailed schedule, click here

Remote Area Medical Salute to Service

This year’s 15th-anniversary event will spotlight our nation’s veterans who served during WWII and the Vietnam War.

Remote Area Medical will hold a special event Saturday, June 9 inside RAM’s hangar at the Downtown Island Airport (2701 Spence Place) in Knoxville in observance of the 74th anniversary of D-Day to honor our country’s military veterans. 

For a more information, click here.

Free Fishing Day

Anyone can fish for free without a license on Saturday in Tennessee’s public waters. 

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency provides the annual free day in hopes of increasing interest in fishing. The day allows anyone the opportunity to try the sport and to celebrate fishing as a wholesome, healthy recreational option.

Children ages 15 and younger may fish without a license beginning on Free Fishing Day through the following June 15.

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