Good morning! We're getting closer to the weekend! So take a look at what's going on today.
At noon in the visitor center, Grits and Soul will perform for WDVX's Blue Plate Special with the Defibulators. As always, it's free to attend.
This afternoon from 2 to 4:30, the Beck Cultural Exchange Center will have a platter party, where Bob Booker will play DJ and share tunes from the 1940s, '50s, and '60s. It's free to attend!
The City of Knoxville will hold a public-input meeting at 5:30 p.m. at the Southern Railway Station downtown. Potential developers, downtown advocates, and anyone with ideas for Jackson Ave is invited to share at the forum (which is open to the public). If you have an interest, don't miss it!
Dustin Diamond--Screech from Saved by the Bell--will perform a stand-up routine at Side Splitters' Comedy Club tonight at 8. Tickets to the show are $8-$12. Buy them here. 18+ only.
Wrap up the night at the Pilot Light, where former U.S. Maple guitarist Todd Rittman will lead his new Chicago experimental group Dead Rider. They play at 10 with White Gregg. It's $8 to get in. 18+ only.