KNOXVILLE (WATE) – A free family fun event in downtown Knoxville will also serve as a community service project to benefit a local rescue mission.
Party in the Park will he held on Aug. 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Festival Lawn at World Fair’s park, next to the splash pad and the Sunsphere.
As part of the event, organizers will collect back to school donations for children in partnership with KARM’s Stuff the Backpack campaign.
If you would like to participate, bring a backpack or bag filled with notebooks, pencils, pens paper and other school supply.
Parking for the event is available in the lots near the Art Museum and Fort Kid, as well as the 11th Street parking deck.