Market Square Art Fair 2014

Arts and Entertainment

April 2, 2014

From: Dogwood Arts Festival

Entertainment Schedule

Friday, April 25

Market Square Stage:

11:30am 12:15pm Dragonfly Aerial Arts & One World Circus
2:30pm 3:30pm The Akima Club Singers
5:00pm 6:00pm thecitylights
6:30pm 7:30pm Frog & Toad's Dixie Quartet
8:00pm 9:00pm Kelle Jolly

Union Avenue Stage:

12:00pm 1:00pm Julie Gribble
3:00pm 4:00pm WestWend
4:30pm 5:15pm Troy Dixon
6:00pm 7:00pm Brad Austin
7:30pm 8:30pm Mac Comer (solo)

Children's Stage:
Presented by One World Circus

11:30am 1:00pm Circus Free Play
1:00pm 1:45pm Stilt Walking
2:00pm 2:30pm New Games
2:45pm 3:45pm Circus Free Play
4:00pm 4:45pm Circus in a Suitcase Show
5:00pm 6:00pm Circus Pirate Show

Saturday, April 26

Market Square Stage:

10:00am 11:00am Circle Modern Dance
11:30am 12:15pm Oak Ridge Community Orchestra
12:30pm 1:00pm Secret City Winds
2:00pm 2:45pm Knoxville Jazz Youth Orchestra
3:30pm 4:15pm Dragonfly Aerial Arts & One World Circus
5:30pm 6:15pm Subtle Clutch
6:45pm 7:30pm Cazper Coleman
8:00pm 9:00pm Natti Love Joys

Union Avenue Stage:

12:00pm 1:00pm Induced Fit Tuba Quartet
1:30pm 2:00pm Suzuki Violin
3:00pm 3:45pm The WordPlayers
4:30pm 5:15pm Knoxville Poetry Slam Presents I.N.K.
6:00pm 6:45pm Jim Myers
7:30pm 8:30pm Brandywine

Children's Stage:
Presented by One World Circus

11:00am 12:30pm Circus Free Play
12:45pm 1:30pm The Worm Show
1:30pm 2:00pm Stilt Walking
2:00pm 3:00pm WDVX Kidstuff with Sean McCollough and The Pinklets
3:00pm 3:15pm Pond Gap Youth Circus Showcase
3:30pm 4:45pm Circus Free Play
5:00pm 6:00pm Circus Pirate Show

The Fountain: Enjoy this unique entertainment experience, where nature comes to life with an extraordinary combination of movement, music, and live interaction. Each element weaves an enchanting tapestry in a stunning display of visual images and illusions. The Living Garden presents The Fountain at the following times:

11:00am 11:20am
12:30pm 12:50pm
2:30pm 2:50pm
4:00pm 4:20pm
5:30pm 5:50pm

Sunday, April 27

Market Square Stage:

11:30am 12:15pm Dragonfly Aerial Arts & One World Circus
1:15pm 2:00pm Empty Bottle String Band
2:30pm 3:15pm Kirk Fleta
3:45pm 4:30pm BMS Garageband

Union Avenue Stage:

11:45am 12:45pm Appalachian Flow Arts Performance & Workshop
2:00pm 2:30pm Appalachian Hippie Poet aka Bill Alexander
3:15pm 4:15pm Mac Comer & the Coo Cool Kidders

Children's Stage:

Presented by One World Circus
12:00pm 1:00pm Circus Free Play
1:15pm 2:00pm Circus Pirate Show
2:00pm 3:00pm Circus Free Play
3:15pm 4:00pm Circus in a Suitcase Show

Culinary Arts Schedule

Friday, April 25

6:30pm: Food Network 's host of Ten Dollar Dinners and The Picky Eaters Project, Melissa d'Arabian | Bacon Deviled Eggs with Tuna Tartare, Pot Roast Carbonnade, Sautéed Spinach with Garlic, and Olive Oil and Orange Cake. Menu paired with Ruffino Lumina Pinot Grigio, Ruffino Il Ducale Toscana IGT, and Ruffino Moscato di Asti

Following the live demo, Melissa will sign copies of her New York Times best-selling cookbook, Ten Dollar Dinners: 140 Recipes and Tips to Elevate Simple, Fresh Meals Any Night of the Week (Clarkson Potter, 2012) available for purchase at $24.95. Purchase your tickets for $20 in advance by calling [865] 637.4561.

Saturday, April 26

11:00am: Blackberry Farm Head Cheese Maker and Livestock Manager, Ryan Burger | Composed cheese plate of brule of brebis cheese, fresh and verjus compressed berries, Blackberry Farm honey and barrel aged vinegar [a demonstration of the making of Blackberry Farm's fresh sheep's milk cheese "Brebis" and how to build a cheese course]. Menu paired with Ruffino Prosecco, DOC

1:00pm: Avanti Savoia Imports, Chef Joseph Lowery and Chef Karen Crumley | Tri-color quinoia tabouleh with salt block grilled shrimp [slightly nutty grain, tomatoes, cucumbers, chives, mint, parsley, roasted garlic, XVOO, lemon, salt, pepper, shrimp]. Menu paired with Ruffino Chianti Superiore, DOCG 2011

3:00pm: Northshore Brasserie, Executive Chef Jesse Newmister | Veggie Boudin [a demonstration of the process of making a lighter alternative at home of the classic pork based boudin blanc. The chef will use an array of local fresh vegetables, rice and beans. The dish and techniques can be later replicated at home using a variety of ingredients]. Menu paired with Samuel Adams

7:00pm: Ruffino Wine Tasting | Ruffino Prosecco DOC 2012, Ruffino Orvieto Classico DOC 2012, Ruffino Chianti Superiore DOCG 2011, Ruffino Riserva Ducale Chianti Classico Riserva DOCG. Tasting served with pretzels and chocolates.

Sunday, April 27

11:30am: Avanti Savoia Imports, Chef Joseph Lowery and Chef Karen Crumley | Brunch vanilla crepes with chocolate hazelnut filling. Menu paired with Ruffino Prosecco, DOC and served with Vienna Coffee Company coffee

1:30pm: Avanti Savoia Imports, Chef Joseph Lowery and Chef Karen Crumley | Tri-color quinoia tabouleh with salt block grilled shrimp [slightly nutty grain, tomatoes, cucumbers, chives, mint, parsley, roasted garlic, XVOO, lemon, salt, pepper, shrimp]. Menu paired with Samuel Adams Barrel Room Collection New World Tripel

3:00pm: Cru Bistro Downtown, Head Chef Lance Parker and Sous Chef Jeremy Delaneuville | Blackened red fish served with locountry succotash with citrus beurre blanc [red fish: blackening seasoning, butter, succotash: andouille, corn, lima beans, green pepper, onion, garlic, cream, demiglace sauce, butter, s and p, citrus beurre blanc: citrus juice, white wine, thyme, pepper, bay leaf, shallots, garlic, cream, butter]. Menu paired with Ruffino Orvieto Classico, DOC 2012

4:15pm: Ruffino Wine Tasting | Ruffino Prosecco DOC 2012, Ruffino Orvieto Classico DOC 2012, Ruffino Chianti Superiore DOCG 2011, Ruffino Riserva Ducale Chianti Classico Riserva DOCG. Tasting served with pretzels and chocolates.

Creation Station

Be sure to stop by the Children's Creation Station area during your visit to the Market Square Art Fair this year! Creation Station is a colorful, art activity area where children of all ages and their families can create different art projects together. Children will enjoy a variety of crafts, activities, performances and much more!

Featured Crafts Include:

Do-a-Dot Art (Friday), Coffee Filter Butterflies (Saturday), and Paper Plate Tissue Birds (Sunday). Presented by ORNL Federal Credit Union with crafts supplied by Smart Toys & Books

Uncap Your Inner Muse: Hands on activities using Sharpie products for all ages. Presented by Sharpie and The Muse of Knoxville

Veggie Stamp-Art. Presented by Liz-Beth & Co.

You Can Draw! Presented by Community School of the Arts

Arts in Action

A variety of live art demonstrations will be highlighted at Liz-Beth & Co.'s 2014 Arts in Action at the Market Square Art Fair. This free event is an opportunity for attendees to experience glass blowing, Raku firing, jewelry making, pastel painting, pottery throwing, and fine art painting demonstrations. Arts in Action is focused on promoting creativity and increasing awareness of local and regional artistic talent.

Artists
Mobile Glass Hot Shop: Daniel Miller
Pottery Throwing: Buie Hancock
Raku Firing: Rex Redd
Plein Air Painting: Sharon Rusch Shaver
Pastel Painting: Paul deMarrais
Fine Art Painting: Elizabeth Alexandra

Friday, April 25

Glass Blowing: 2:00pm, 5:00pm, 7:00pm
Fine Art Painting: 11:00am 1:00pm
Raku Firing: 4:00pm 8:00pm

Saturday, April 26

Glass Blow ing: 11:00am, 2:00pm, 5:00pm, 7:00pm
Pottery Throw ing: 10:00am 2:00pm
Jewelry Making: 11:00am 1:00pm
Plein Air Painting: 12:00pm 4:00pm
Raku Firing: 1:00pm 5:00pm
Pastel Painting: 1:00pm 4:00pm
Fine Art Painting: 4:00pm 6:00pm

Sunday, April 27

Glass Blowing: 11:00am, 2:00pm
Fine Art Painting: 11:00am 1:00pm
Raku Firing: 12:00pm 4:00pm
Jewelry Making: 1:00pm 3:00pm

Public Participation:
Attendees may work with glass artist Daniel Miller's team to make their own work of art. Participants can choose from a glass flower, bird, paperweight, bowl or ornament. Cost of creating a glass work of art ranges from $30 to $125.

Date: April 25-27, 2014

Time:
Friday: 11 am 9 pm
Saturday: 10 am 9 pm
Sunday: 11 am 5 pm

Cost: Free.

Location:
Downtown Knoxville - Market Square
Knoxville, TN 37901