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EVENTS

Upcoming

  • Resist, Repair, Reclaim: First Friday Art Show
    Fri, Feb 03
    Mighty Mud
    Gearing up for an amazing First Friday at Mighty Mud! Join us this Friday (2/3) for the opening reception of “Resist Repair Reclaim”, a community exhibition of our ceramics class led by Maggie Connolly, on view from Feb. 3 - 24.
  • Rest is Resistance: An Exploration Series on Rest & Wellness
    Sun, Feb 12
    The Bottom
    What does it mean to rest? What does it mean to be well? Centering Rest is Resistance: A Manifesto by Tricia Hersey, we will explore these questions together in a six-part series starting in February 2023.

Event Calendar

Past Events

  • Jul 10, 2021, 9:00 AM
    The (Soon To Be New) Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    Join us this month in cleaning, organizing & refreshing our new building. We’ll be continuously raising funds & offering ways to volunteer & get involved, like Saturday Spruce Ups!
  • Jan 28, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    The Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    In this workshop, you'll be giving all the necessary tools needed to begin your own creative exploration of hand lettering in the form of faux calligraphy. This will be an interactive class complete with a workbook, drawing tools and a class project to design a personalized greeting card or gift tag
  • Jan 27, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Knoxville, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    Join us for another watch party for the new Hulu series, the 1619 Project.
  • Jan 27, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Knoxville, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    Open House at The Bottom! Come meet artists from our Black Creatives Meetup program & view their amazing work, we’ll also have tea samples, shop deals & more.
  • Jan 26, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    Join Knoxville Kwanzaa as they host the first meeting of their 11 part series!
  • Jan 20, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    Kick off the year with The Bottom and By Sunday Love! This vision boarding event will include a workshop on creative visualization, and a space to start creating your own vision board for the year. Tickets include supplies & refreshments!
  • Jan 13, 4:00 PM
    The Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
  • Dec 30, 2022, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    Join the Bottom & Knoxville Kwanzaa as we explore the history & purpose of Kwanzaa and create your own Kinara candle holder!
  • Dec 19, 2022, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    The Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    Come along and learn techniques for basic hand-built pottery with artist Jeremy Myles. Beginner friendly, free to attend and supplies are included! (REMINDER: For session one registrants only)
  • Dec 17, 2022, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    The Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    Have an interest in writing? Join us for a free monthly writing workshop co-hosted by The Bottom and the UT Department of English!
  • Dec 17, 2022, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    The Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    It's the most wonderful time of the year! Free story time from 10-10:30am. Picture Time with Santa from 10:30am-12pm, tickets available for $10 and can be purchased on Saturday.
  • Dec 16, 2022, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    Join us for a meetup with jazzy, literary vibes. Vinyls welcome! *This is an adult only event.*
  • Dec 14, 2022, 6:00 PM
    Knoxville, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    Join our team for a special watch party for FX’s Kindred, an original series based on Octavia E. Butler’s critically acclaimed novel. Refreshments included!
  • Multiple Dates
    Details
    Dec 10, 2022, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    The Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    This Saturday (12/10) we invite you to join us for a new soup series with @hoodpalate.
  • Dec 09, 2022, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    The Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    In partnership with Regions Bank of Magnolia Avenue, The Bottom will be hosting a free Financial Literacy Series to educate the community on various subjects relating to finances! This first workshop will cover Small Businesses and Investments, led by experts Areka Edwards-Hinton and Angel Tapia.
  • Nov 30, 2022, 5:00 PM
    Zoom Webinar
    Save your spot for a virtual live event with New York Times bestselling author N.K. Jemisin, the first author in history to win three consecutive Best Novel Hugo Awards.
  • Nov 29, 2022, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    The Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    We're excited to announce that The Bottom is participating in this years #BigGive! Every year on GivingTuesday, which falls on November 29th this year, millions of people are mobilized across the globe to show up, give back, and change their communities.
  • Nov 28, 2022, 6:00 PM – Nov 29, 2022, 9:00 PM
    The Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    Local artist George Habieb will lead us in a book binding workshop as part of our Black Creatives Meetup this month. Free to attend & supplies will be provided - come out, create in community & leave with a handmade journal!
  • Nov 26, 2022, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
    The Bottom, 2340 E Magnolia Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, USA
    Come by the Bottom to enjoy a Small Business Saturday Celebration! We’ll be introducing our new punch cards and will offer free tea with the purchase of any new book.
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