In the spotlight: Craft a special weekend for Dad

Jessica Fuller • Updated Jun 14, 2018 at 7:36 PM

Johnson City 

1. The first 150 children 12 and younger can create their own masterpiece on a 5x7 cookie for free at the Johnson City Mall Saturday beginning at 2 p.m. Artists should go to the upper level of JC Penney’s. 


1. The Greeneville Farmers Market is bringing back the second annual Dad’s Crock Pot Cook Off Saturday from 10-11:30 a.m. Each Dad must put together a crock pot meal, bring it to the farmers market by 10 a.m., and judging begins at 10:30 a.m., prizes will be awarded at 11:30 a.m. 


1. Treat Dad to a dance party at Fraternal Order of Eagles, 926 E. Stone Drive, where rock ‘n roll/country band Acoustifried will provide the tunes. The party starts at 8 p.m.

2. Innovative Wrestling is returning to Kingsport and has teamed up with Hardee's to present “Stars for Heroes” on Saturday at the Civic Auditorium. All of the proceeds from the event benefit The Patriot Foundation, which provides support for the families of soldiers killed, wounded and injured in active duty. Tickets can be purchased at Hardee’s, 401 S. John B. Dennis Highway and the show starts at 7:30 Saturday night.


1. The Bristol Train Station is hosting a first-time Father’s Day luncheon Sunday from noon to 2 p.m. The menu includes a gourmet meal made from scratch by Alona’s Cafe & Catering. Reservation and prepayment is required by Saturday and are $30 for adults, $15 for children 10 and younger.


1. For artistic Dads, What's the Scoop? Ice Cream & Board Game Cafe, 214 S. Main Ave., is hosting a canvas painting party Sunday from 2-4 p.m. A $40 ticket includes canvas and supplies for two, plus a trip to the sundae bar. Artists will be able to choose to paint an ice cream cone or a popsicle. 

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