10th Annual Mardi Growl March 2017

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10th annual Mardi Growl March 2017. Presented by Old City Wine Bar. Raises awareness of Young-Williams animal center. There was over 40 vendors. They started off with the parade and and then had a festival in Market Square.

Giant Puppetmaking 101

In by Marissa Highfill

The Cattywampus Puppet Council presented Giant Puppetmaking 101, a workshop at the Birdhouse community center, last Saturday. Cattywampus received a Burning Man Global Art Grant to help produce the Appalachian Puppet Pageant, which will be part of the 2017 Dogwood Arts Festival on Saturday, April 29. In preparation, the group has been conducting workshops for teachers, community leaders, and any other individuals who want to participate in the parade. The next workshop (Thursday, March 9 at Muse Knoxville) is full, but you can get on the wait list at: cattywampuspuppetcouncil.com.