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KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - East Tennesseans will be honoring the life of Martin Luther King Jr this weekend. From a parade to a musical tribute, there are many things to do!


80's Glow Party

High Fitness is hosting the class from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to wear glow gear to have a night of fun. The class will be at 1035 Summer Wood Road in Knoxville.

The Kevin Hart Irresponsible Tour

The comedian will perform at Thompson-Boling Arena at 7 p.m. Tickets are available online.


Stories & Songs

Families can bring their children to the Fountain City Branch Library to hear storytelling and music at 11 a.m.

Ice Bears Disney Night

Ice Bears fans can dress up as their favorite Disney characters. Five families will have the chance to compete to win a Disney vacation. The game starts at 7:35 p.m. and is against the Macon Mayhem.

YWCA Diversity Day and Race Against Racism

The events will take place at the Phyllis Wheatley Center. There will be a 5K, one-mile run and kids' fun run.


Martin Luther King Jr. Parade

The parade will start at 10 a.m. at Midway Chilhowee Park and end at Overcoming Believers Church. There will be a tribute service to follow.

A Night with the Arts

The event will be held at the Tennessee Theatre. The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra and the Carpet Bag Theatre will perform. The event starts at 6 p.m.