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JANUARY (2014)

 

7 - Dandridge Town Work Session - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. (POSTPONED-1/14/14)

 

8 - 1-4 PM, Flenniken Landing. Knoxville Leadership Training.

 

14 - Dandridge Town Council Meeting - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

16 - Noon, Perkins Restaurant. Economic Restructuring Meeting.

 

20 - Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day!!

 

23/24 - Nashville. Main Street Quarterly Manager's Meeting.

 

22/23 - Tennessee Agri-Tourism Conference in Nashville.

 

24 - 6 PM, Robert Burns Dinner, First United Methodist Church of Dandridge.  This fundraiser helps cover costs to host the annual Scots-Irish Festival.  Dinner and Silent Auction.  For more information call 397-3329.  To purchase tickets online click HERE.

 

28 - 8:15 AM, Main Street Dandridge Board Meeting at Perkins Restaurant.

 

31  - TN Main Street Recertification Deadline.

 

FEBRUARY (2014)

 

4 - Dandridge Town Work Session - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

7 - 7 PM, Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce 30th Annual Meeting and Banquet.  Reception and Silent Auction begin at 5:45 PM.  Banquet will be held in the Stokely Memorial Cafeteria at Carson Newman College.  For information call 865-397-9642 or visit their information page.

 

11 - Dandridge Town Council Meeting - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

12 - 1-4 PM, Flenniken Landing. Knoxville Leadership Training.

 

14 - Happy Valentine's Day!!

 

17 - Happy President's Day!!

 

25- 8:15 AM, Main Street Dandridge Board Meeting at Perkins Restaurant.

 

 

 

 

MARCH (2014)

 

4 - Dandridge Town Work Session - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

9 - Daylight Savings Begins.

 

11 - Dandridge Town Council Meeting - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

17 - Happy St. Patrick's Day!!

 

17 - Dandridge Community Trust Annual Membership Meeting.  Time and location to be announced.  For more information call 865-397-7420 x17.

 

17-21 - Jefferson County School Spring Break.

 

20 - First Day of Spring

 

 

APRIL (2014)

 

1 - Dandridge Town Work Session - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

3 - Business Expo Set Up

 

4-6 - Jefferson County  Business Expo & Home Show - will be held at Dandridge Activity Center.  Great opportunity for residents to check out the many shops and service providers are local in their community.  For more information visit Website.

 

8 - Dandridge Town Council Meeting - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

TBD - 17th Annual USDA Rural Development Conference in Cookeville, TN.

 

13 - 6:30 PM, DMA Holy Week Services - First Baptist Church, Choir Easter Program

 

14 - Noon, DMA Holy Week Services - First United Methodist Church, Rev. Joey Manis of Shady Grove UMC speaking. Lunch to follow - $5 (supports DMA Scholarship Fund)

 

15 - Noon, DMA Holy Week Services - First United Methodist Church, Rev. John Wilson of Chestnut Hill UMC speaking. Lunch to follow - $5 (supports DMA Scholarship Fund)

 

16 - Noon, DMA Holy Week Services - Hopewell Presbyterian Church, Rev. John Thompson of Mt. Zion/Seahorn UMC speaking. Lunch to follow - $5 (supports DMA Scholarship Fund)

 

17 - Noon, DMA Holy Week Services - Dandridge Full Gospel Ministries, Dr. Mark Knisley of Hopewell Presbyterian Church speaking. Lunch to follow - $5 (supports DMA Scholarship Fund)

 

17 - 7 PM, DMA Holy Week Services - Maundy Thursday Service, Hopewell Presbyterian Church, Dr. Mark Knisley presiding

 

18- Good Friday

 

18- Noon, DMA Holy Week Services - First Baptist Church, Dr. Bob Brown speaking. Lunch to follow - $5 (supports DMA Scholarship Fund)

 

20 - Happy Easter!!

 

20 - 7 AM, DMA Holy Week Services - Sunrise Service, Hillcrest Cemetery, Dr. Jay Ferguson presiding

 

29 - 8:15 AM, Main Street Dandridge Board Meeting at Perkins Restaurant.

 

MAY (2014)

 

2 - 4 PM-??, 50's/60's Music Night kicks off Fun Friday/Music on the Town for 2014.  Live entertainment by The Pete Stetson Band, shops open late, over 30 businesses participating in historic downtown Dandridge.

 

6 - Dandridge Town Work Session - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

10 - Happy Mother's Day!!

 

13 - Dandridge Town Council Meeting - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

17- 9 AM - 4 PM, 5th Annual Dandridge Cruisin' and Groovin' Car Show

 

24 - 9 AM-Noon, Opening of Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact DCT office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

26 - Happy Memorial Day!!

 

27- 8:15 AM, Main Street Dandridge Board Meeting at Perkins Restaurant.

 

31 - 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

 

JUNE (2014)

3 - Dandridge Town Work Session - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

6 - 7 PM, Fun Friday/Music on the Town for 2014.  Evening shopping and dining downtown. Concert begins behind Town Hall at 7 PM, featuring "Lost Creek Band".

 

6 - 6 PM, Cosmo Medical Aesthetic Clinic celebrating One Year Anniversary.  Join them for food, fun, door prizes, and more.

 

7- 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

10 - Dandridge Town Council Meeting - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

13 - 6 PM, "Girls Night Out" at The Shepard Inn.  Featuring Massages, food, entertainment, shopping, and much more.  Ghost Tours available by Appalachian Ghostwalks.

 

14- 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

21- 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

24- 8:15 AM, Dandridge Community Trust Board Meeting at Perkins Restaurant.

 

28 - 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

 

JULY (2014)

1 - Dandridge Town Work Session - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

3 - 9:30 p.m., Annual "Shakin' the Lake" Fireworks Display presented by The Point Resort and Marina.

 

4 - Happy Independence Day!!

 

4 - 27th Annual 4th of July Boat Parade.  Participants are invited to decorate their boats and meet at Point 8 at 11 a.m.  Parade begins at Noon.  Participation and viewing open to the public.  For more information visit http://www.infotivity.com/dyc

 

5 - 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

8- Dandridge Town Council Meeting - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

12 - 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

19 - 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

19 - 3 PM, "Loaves & FishFest", Food, Vendors, Kid's Zone, Live Entertainment (5 bands), and much more!!

 

22 - 8:15 AM, Main Street Dandridge Board Meeting at Perkins Restaurant.

 

26 - 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

 

AUGUST (2014)

 

2 - 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

5 - Dandridge Town Work Session - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

9 - 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

12 - Dandridge Town Council Meeting - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

14 - Jefferson County Fair

 

15 - Jefferson County Fair

 

16 - 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

16 - Jefferson County Fair

 

17 - Jefferson County Fair

 

18 - Jefferson County Fair

 

19 - Jefferson County Fair

 

20 - Jefferson County Fair

 

21 - Jefferson County Fair

 

22 - Jefferson County Fair

 

23 - 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

23 - Jefferson County Fair

 

23 - Jefferson Chamber Triathlon

 

26 - 8:15 AM, Main Street Dandridge Board Meeting at Perkins Restaurant.

30 - 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

 

SEPTEMBER (2014)

1 - Happy Labor Day!!

 

2 - Dandridge Town Work Session - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

4- 7 PM, "Music on the Town" featuring R&B, Contemporary, Jazz with Paula Michelle.

 

6 - 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

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13 - 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

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18 - 7 PM, "Music on the Town" featuring VW Boys.

 

20 - 9 AM- Noon, Dandridge Farmers Market in historic downtown Dandridge. For information contact our Main Street office at office@mainstreetdandridge.com or  865-397-7420 x17.

 

27 - 8th Scots-Irish Festival in historic downtown Dandridge. Music festival features Highland Dance and Game Demonstrations, Vendors, Concerts, and much more.  For information visit the website.

 

OCTOBER (2014)

7- Dandridge Town Work Session - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

14- Dandridge Town Council Meeting - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

31 - Happy Halloween!!

 

NOVEMBER (2014)

 

2 - Daylight Savings Ends.

 

4 - Economic Restructuring Site Visit/Consultation from National Economic Development Expert.

 

4 - Dandridge Town Work Session - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

4 - Election Day!!

 

7 - 6-8 PM,  "Running Like a Fish Out of Water 5k Race & Kids Fun Run"  Pre-race registration pick up at The Point.

 

8 - 3:33 PM, "Running Like a Fish Out of Water Kids Fun Run" - The most fun one mile race, featuring for pre-registered runners a fish hat, prizes, and a t-shirt.   Hosted by DCT and the Boys & Girls Club of Dumplin Valley.  For more information click HERE.

 

8 - 4:44 PM, "Running Like a Fish Out of Water 5k Race" - The most fun race, featuring for pre-registered runners a fish hat and t-shirt, 5k race taking you throughout Dandridge, across the dike and over the historic "green bridge".   Hosted by DCT and the Boys & Girls Club of Dumplin Valley.  For more information click HERE.

 

11 - Happy Veterans Day!!

 

11 - Dandridge Town Council Meeting - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

20 - 6 PM, Christmas in Dandridge Tree-lighting Ceremony.  Hosted by the Dandridge Ministerial Association on the steps of the Jefferson County Courthouse.  Enjoy complimentary cookies & cocoa on the front porch of Walt's Hitchin' Post

 

21/22 - All Day, CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE at Dandridge General Store and Rachel's Attic. Take advantage of store specials and enjoy refreshments to dine on while shopping.

 

25 - 8:15 AM, Main Street Dandridge Board Meeting at Perkins Restaurant.

 

27 - Happy Thanksgiving!!

 

28/29 - 10 AM-6 PM, CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSES - The Maxwell House and The Shoppes at Roper Mansion invite you to their Holiday Open House. Take advantage of store specials and enjoy refreshments to dine on while shopping.

 

29 - SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY!!

 

29- All Day, CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE at The Shepard Inn. Take advantage of store specials and enjoy refreshments to dine on while shopping.

 

DECEMBER (2014)

 

2 - Dandridge Town Work Session - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

4 - 5-9 PM, CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSES - Gypsy Girl by Design, Laura's Flowers & Gifts, Tinsley-Bible Drug Store, The Steamer Trunk, Campus Cargo, Thomas Tavern, Jefferson County Post, Appalachian Training Center for Healing Arts, Main Street Coffee & Sweet Shoppe, Cosmo Medical, & Walt's Hitchin' Post.  Take advantage of store specials and enjoy refreshments to dine on while shopping.

 

4 - 5-8 PM, PHOTOS WITH SANTA AND COOKIES WITH MRS. CLAUS.  Enjoy a fun-filled evening of cookies with Mrs. Claus at Tinsley-Bible and a complimentary photo with Santa at the Main Street Coffee & Sweet Shoppe.

 

5 - 7 PM, Christmas Concert featuring the Knoxville Symphony Chamber Orchestra at First Baptist Church.  Be sure to visit local restaurant for Symphony Specials before and after the show.  For ticket information click HERE.

 

9 - Dandridge Town Council Meeting - 7 PM, Monthly Meeting of Mayor, Aldermen, Department Heads, and Town Administrator at Public Works Building. 

 

12- 5 PM, Christmas in Dandridge downtown activities include extended shopping hours, carriage rides, carolers, and much more!!

 

12 - 6 PM, Christmas in Dandridge LIVE NATIVITY. Mountain View Church (located at 1125 Church Street in Historic Downtown Dandridge) will host their Live Drive-Thru Nativity.

 

20 - 1:30pm, Annual Dandridge Christmas Parade.  Immediately following the parade families are invited to visit with Santa behind Town Hall for treats.  For information on how to participate in this year's parade contact the Dandridge Fire Department at 865-397-3192.

 

25 - Merry Christmas!!

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
SAVE THE DATE

 

"Running Like a Fish Out of Water 5k & Fun Run"
Saturday, November 8 
The most fun you could have running with a fish hat, across a dike and over a historic bridge.  To learn more click below.  
  

 

Knoxville Symphony Orchestra
Christmas Concert 
Dandridge Community Trust proudly presents a Christmas Concert featuring the Knoxville Symphony Chamber Orchestra.  For information or to purchase tickets, click below.

 

"Buy a Brick" Campaign 
Dandridge Community Trust has launched our "Buy A Brick" Campaign to raise funds for the Streetscape Project.   If you'd like to make your mark in Dandridge history, click below to learn how.  


2014 MEMBERSHIP CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED
Main Street Dandridge has launched our Membership Campaign for 2014.   If you'd like to become a member or learn more about membership benefits visit our Membership section for download Membership Form by clicking below.  Membership_Brochure_Front

Registration Open for
2015 Jefferson County Business Expo & Home Show
Early Bird Registration is  now open for vendors for the 2015 Expo.  Vendors spaces are filling up so reserve today. Click on image below to visit Expo Website and download application forms, policies, and floor layout.


WALKING TOUR
Main Street Dandridge offers a self-guided Walking Tour brochure. Click below to download a printable version to learn more about our Historic Buildings and Landmarks. Historic_Gass_Building


2013 ACCREDITATION MAIN STREET DANDRIDGE
Main Street Dandridge received official Accreditation as 2013 National Main Street Community by National Trust for Historic Preservation and the State of Tennessee MS_Logo