Concerts On The Square – one of Knoxville’s most popular annual traditions – is back again for 2019 with another outstanding lineup of free concerts and shows. As always, the events will take place in the heart of downtown Knoxville at the Market Square entertainment and retail center located from Wall Ave. to Union Ave.
Check out this full event description from The City of Knoxville –
The City’s Concerts on the Square Series is brought to you by the City of Knoxville and First Century Bank.
Enjoy Jazz Tuesdays from 8-10 p.m. May 7 through August 27 on the Bill Lyons Pavilion.
The Variety Thursdays concert series starts May 2 and ends June 27. From 7-9 p.m. on consecutive Thursdays, get a sampling of the wide variety of genres performed by local bands – from classical music to blues, from swing to Americana, from soft rock to country.
This is a FREE concert series brought to you by First Century Bank and the City of Knoxville.
Parking is free after 6 p.m. at the City-owned Market Square, State Street and Locust Street garages.
No alcohol or food will be sold on Market Square proper, but there are many wonderful restaurants – some with patios – on the square with various food and drink choices.
Downtown visitors can use the new public restrooms located in the Market Square Garage, near the Wall Ave. entrance.
Below is the full schedule for the entire course of the event! Click each one for more information, and keep checking back for updates on future events!
May 2 – Variety Thursdays (Karns Middle School Jazz Band (7pm) / Karns High School Jazz Band (8pm))
May 7 – Jazz Tuesdays (UT Saxophone Ensemble (7pm))
May 9 – Variety Thursdays (Symphony on the Square with Knoxville Symphony Orchestra (7:30pm))
May 14 – Jazz Tuesdays (Knoxville Jazz Youth Orchestra (6pm) / Knoxville Jazz Orchestra (8pm))
May 16 – Variety Thursdays (Rhythm N’ Blooms Artist Katie Pruitt)
May 21 – Jazz Tuesdays
May 23 – Variety Thursdays (Ensemble Swing Time Band)
May 28 – Jazz Tuesdays
May 30 – Bary Jolly Pirates on the Patio
June 4 – Jazz Tuesdays
June 6 – Variety Thursdays
June 11 – Jazz Tuesdays
June 13 – Variety Thursdays (Frontier Band)
June 18 – Jazz Tuesdays
June 20 – Variety Thursdays (Uptown Moonlighting)
June 25 – Jazz Tuesdays
June 27 – Variety Thursdays (Square on the Square)