ANNUAL EVENTS, SPECIAL EVENTS & PROMOTIONS
Christmas Cards are here & available at the Ronald McDonald House!
What a wonderful way to send your holiday greetings to family, friends, co-workers and support our House at the same time! This year’s card was designed by Hannah McIntosh, a wonderfully talented 14-year-old from Smyrna, Tennessee, who stayed at our Ronald McDonald House while undergoing treatment for a spinal tumor. $10/pack of 20 cards.
Southern Living Christmas Cookbook — Now in the stores – October-December
Dillard’s is offering their exclusive custom edition of the Southern Living Christmas Cookbook. For 25 years 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 $14.1 million to benefit Ronald McDonald Houses nationwide, but your purchase will benefit our Knoxville Ronald McDonald House. By purchasing the @Dillard’s Southern Living Christmas Cookbook for only $10 you are helping give families the Gift of Togetherness. >> Order Your Cookbook Now
Beat the Winter Blues — February 1, 2019
Join us at Stanley’s Greenhouse for a magical evening of wine, cheese, live music, and beautiful blooming flowers that will surely melt away any sign of the winter blues. It’s a unique event you won’t want to miss. >> Learn More Here
Chocolatefest Knoxville — February 2, 2019 9:00am – 5:00pm
A truly sweet event to benefit Knoxville’s Ronald McDonald House. Chocolate specialists from across East Tennessee will be at the World’s Fair Exhibition Hall in beautiful Downtown Knoxville offering samples of their tasty treats! From caterers and bakers to professional chefs, Chocolatefest brings out the best East Tennessee has to offer! Enjoy chocolate, candy, cakes, cupcakes, and more. >> Learn More Here
Smoky Mountain Classic Chevy Roundup — May 2019
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 and is held in Sevier County.
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Knoxville Golf Tournament — October 2, 2019
Our annual golf tournament is held at Egwani Farms Golf Course. The tournament consists of two-person teams with each team playing one round in either the AM or the PM time frame. Contests are held throughout the Tournament with awesome prizes and goody bags being awarded. >> Learn More Here
Freaky Friday Fright Nite —
Costumed children age 12 and under are invited to “trick or treat” around the walking trail at Mayor Bob Leonard 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.
Bearden High School Key Club UT Football Parking — September-November
The Bearden High School Key Club sells parking spaces 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 as many spaces as they possibly can to ardent fans. The cost is $30 and all proceeds go the House.
Talbots – stay tuned for more info on how you can have fun shopping while supporting our House!
ADPi Fall Fest — Coming this Fall to the UT campus
Stay tuned for the exact day and time that the lovely ladies of Alpha Delta Pi will host their annual event, Fall Fest, prior to a UT home game. There is always food, fun, a silent auction, and more!