May 9, 2006 - The Friends of Adair Park
will host a community festival from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday,
May 13, at the City of Knoxville's Adair Park.
The festivities are celebrating the 10-year anniversary of the
park's completion and the formation of Friends of Adair Park, an
organization dedicated to the beautification and maintenance of
the 39-acre park, which features a natural pond, butterfly gardens,
a 1.1-mile greenway, a community building, two shelters, and a playground.
Youth activities at the event, dubbed "Adair Fest" will
include face painting, a clown, fire engine, police dog and an emergency
helicopter. Refreshments will also be served.
For more information on the festival or becoming a member of Friends
of Adair Park, contact Larry Cox at 865-524-3026.