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Join us for a special 50th anniversary celebration!


Friday, September 20 | 6:00 p.m. | The Mill & Mine

Get ready for a lively evening featuring a whiskey pull, live auction, delicious food, music by the Tennessee Sheiks, and more at the 2024 Scruffy City Soirée! Celebrate 50 years of historic preservation at this milestone event!

Gold attire is encouraged!


Interested in sponsoring the event? Check out our partnership opportunities and contact Lacey Mellott for more information at (865) 523-8008 ext. 1 or lacey@knoxheritage.org

2024 Preservationists of the Year:

Sanders Pace Architecture

Sanders Pace Architecture has made significant contributions to historic preservation and revitalization in Knoxville. Some of their notable projects include the rehabilitation of the Candoro Marble Building, preservation efforts at Little Switzerland in South Knoxville, the transformation of the historic Dogan-Gaither Motel into the Dogan-Gaither Flats in East Knoxville, the adaptive reuse of the Dewine Building in North Knoxville (now known as The Press Room), and ongoing preservation work at the Eugenia Williams House in West Knoxville. Their preservation work has been recognized nationally, and with over 100 local, regional, and national design awards, Sanders Pace has established itself as one of the most thoughtful and imaginative firms practicing in the Southeast.

Thank You to our 2024 Sponsors!


Presenting Sponsor



Silver Sponsor

HomeChoice Windows & Doors



Dessert Sponsor


Table Sponsors

Aslan Foundation | Axle Logistics | Citizen Advertising | Deborah Franklin

Facility Systems Consultants, LLC | Hatcher-Hill Properties, LLC | Haines Structural Group

Johnson Architecture | McCarty Holsaple McCarty Architects & Interior Designers