Annual Events, Special Events & Promotions
Smoky Mountain Classic Chevy Roundup — May The Smoky Mountain Classic Chevy Club is a family oriented club dedicated to the preservation and enjoyment of the '55-'56-'57 Chevys. This enjoyment enables them to provide financial assistance for a variety of organizations, local charities, and individuals in need. The Smoky Mountain Classic Chevy Club gives annually to the Knoxville Ronald McDonald House. Ronald McDonald House Charities of Knoxville Golf Tournament — June Annual golf tournament at Egwani Farms Golf Course. The tournament consists of two-person teams; each team will play one round in either the AM or PM time frame. Contests will be held throughout the Tournament and winners will be award great prizes. The first three places from each flight will be awarded a tournament prize. And, all golfers will receive a special gift! Dollywood's Splash Country — August 13, 2016 Dollywood’s Splash Country is partnering with Ronald McDonald House on this Summer. The first 600 guests who mention Ronald McDonald House at Dollywood’s Splash Country before noon on Saturday, Aug. 13 will receive 50% off a Regular or Child admission ticket. One hundred percent of the monies raised during this special event will benefit Ronald McDonald House so it will continue to serve as a home away from home for families during their time of need. Dollywood’s Splash Country has been a proud supporter of the Ronald McDonald House of Knoxville since 2003.
Freaky Friday Fright Nite — October 28, 2016 Children age 12 and under and in costume are invited to "trick or treat" around the walk trail at the park. Local businesses, community groups and Town volunteers will hand out the treats, provide games with prizes, assist with cookie decorating and serve refreshments. The Town of Farragut has partnered with the Knoxville Ronald McDonald House each year of the event since 2000 in order to collect essential items that the House needs to continue day-to-day operations. ADPi Fall Fest — November 12, 2016 Before the Tennessee - Kentucky game on November 12th, Come join the ladies of Alpha Delta Pi at their annual tailgate, Fall Fest, and help them raise money for the Ronald McDonald House Charities and the Alpha Delta Pi Foundation! There will be a lunch buffet, games, and a silent auction before the Kentucky vs UT game. This event raises approximately $6,500 for the Ronald McDonald House, and is quickly becoming the most popular tailgate of the year! For ΑΔΠs, this is one of our favorite events of the year. Bearden High School Key Club UT Football Parking — September-November The Bearden High School Key Club parks cars at the Ronald McDonald House during U.T. football home games. Five hours prior to kick-off, faculty sponsor Ernie Roberts and a host of dedicated members will brave the elements to sell parking places to ardent fans. The cost is $20 and all proceeds go the House. Southern Living Christmas Cookbook — October-December Dillard's is offering of their exclusive custom edition of the 9th Annual Southern Living Christmas Cookbook. Since 1994, Dillard's has supported Ronald McDonald House Charities, providing families with seriously ill children a home away from home while their children receive treatment at nearby hospitals. To date, Dillard's has donated over $4.5 million to benefit Ronald McDonald House. Your purchase benefits the local Ronald McDonald House in your own community.