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100+ Things for Students to Love and Do

in Downtown Knoxville

There's more to love and do in Downtown Knoxville than could possibly be done in a weekend, semester, or an entire college career. 

With over 100 restaurants, more than 50 shops, music, festivals, art galleries and museums, greenways and urban parks, there's something for everyone...all within a walk or free trolley ride from the UT campus. Whether you're planning a fun-filled outing with friends, interested in free and cheap, expecting family for the weekend, or looking to enjoy downtown's year-round schedule of festivals and events, we've got dozens of things to love and do to get you started (in no particular order!). Scan them, try them, and come back for more.

Study, study, study...but get out there and explore what Downtown Knoxville has to offer.

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