Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett is hosting a “Back to School Bash” for Knox County students on Aug. 14, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Merchants/I-75 Expo Center on Clinton Highway. (Click here to view the event flyer.)
UnitedHealthcare Community Plan and the Knoxville Expo Center are also sponsoring the event.
“This is a great opportunity for students and their families to come out to get free school supplies and just have a good time,” Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett said. “We will have a wide range of vendors at the ‘Back to School Bash,’ including health, fitness and recreation related organizations. I hope families will come out and enjoy everything this event has to offer.”
The Knox County Health Department, Parks & Recreation and the Public Library, will take part in the event, along with various area restaurants.
There will be a stage with various interactive performances and presentations geared toward students.
The event is free and open to the public.
More information about UnitedHealthcare Community Plan can be found at
Information about the Knoxville Expo Center can be found at http://www.knoxvilleexpocenter.com.
For more information contact Michael Grider at (865) 215-4750 (office) or (865) 363-8681 (cell).