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**SOLD OUT*** June 16 - Sunday Supper on the Farm

Sunday, June 16, 2024 | 5:30 p.m.

Murphy Farm | 4508 Murphy Road

This event is SOLD OUT.


Join us for a Sunday Supper that will remind you of the good home cooking your parents or grandparents served! This special Father’s Day Supper will celebrate the delicious produce and local foods of the season, selected by our favorite chef Holly Hambright. Enjoy a cocktail before dinner while exploring the buildings and grounds of Murphy Farm, one of Knox County’s oldest family farms that dates to 1797. Special guests and contributors who also participated in the 2013 Hollyhock Stock Summer Supper include Stanton Webster of PostModern Spirits, Stephen Apking of Hexagon Brewing Company, and Darrell Benton of Benton’s Smoky Mountain Country Hams.



Signature Cocktail by Stanton Webster of PostModern Spirits

Speciality Beer brewed by Stephen Apking of Hexagon Brewing

Passed Appetizers
Pimento Cheese Crostinis
Deviled Eggs
Benton’s Prosciutto-Wrapped Melon

Main Course
Holly’s Fried Chicken (breasts and thighs)
Hazel’s Potato Salad
Kale with Benton’s Bacon
Carrots with Muddy Pond Sorghum Sauce
Grilled Zucchini / Squash with Chermoula Sauce
Cast Iron Skillet Cornbread and Biscuits

Peach Cobbler with Ice Cream



Hollie Cook, Mary Holbrook, and Kevin Murphy – Co-Chairs

  • Barbara & Stephen Apking
  • Ellen Bebb & Finbarr Saunders
  • Meghan & Darrell Benton
  • Christy & Scott Brooks
  • David Butler
  • Emily & Mark Campen
  • Hollie Cook
  • Randall De Ford & Wes Goddard
  • Holly Hambright
  • Mary & Dan Holbrook
  • Tobias Kight
  • Gay Lyons
  • Whitney Manahan & J.D. Sizemore
  • Robin Marsh
  • Sandy & David Martin
  • Michelle Mokey & James Waxmonsky
  • Kevin Murphy & Carson Kirby
  • Lee Ann Rogers & Steve Drevik
  • Allyn Purvis Schwartz
  • Lisa Thomas
  • Kim Trent
  • Stanton Webster


**SOLD OUT** June 29 - Culture & Cuisine at Candoro Marble

Saturday, June 29, 2023 | 6:00 p.m.

Generously hosted by Tri-Star Arts at the Candoro Marble Building | 4450 Candoro Ave

This event is SOLD OUT.



Kick off the summer season with Knox Heritage at a festive celebration of the unique art and architecture of our city.

We’ll gather at the gorgeously restored Candoro Marble Building, the home of Tri-Star Arts*.  We’ll spend time with the Executive Director of Tri Star Arts, meet the artists-in-residence and see their work.  We’ll also enjoy cocktails in the main gallery and explore the work of June’s featured artist, Joshua Bienko. The PBD Trio will be on hand to entertain us with standards old and new, and we’ll enjoy a farm to table menu inspired by the best East Tennessee has to offer.

Please dress in fun summer casual wear, and gents, don’t forget your Aloha shirts!  We are going to have a good time!



Passed Hors D’oeuvres

  • Pimento Cheese Biscuits
  • Mozzarella, Prosciutto, and Pickled Peach Skewers
  • Fruit and Vegetable Skewers

Salad Course

  • Spinach Salad with Walnuts and Strawberries

Main Course

  • Garlic Roasted Beef Tenderloin
  • Chicken Piccata
  • Herbed Rice Pilaf
  • Green Bean and Raspberry Salad
  • Dinner Rolls


  • Peach and Blueberry Cobbler served with Whipped Cream

Matt Graves and Jeff Wilke, Co-Chairs

  • Barbara Apking
  • Laure and Jeff Barroso
  • Poppy and Cliff Beach
  • Jenny and Rick Blackburn
  • Cathy Briscoe
  • Gayle Burnett
  • Josh Burnett
  • Steve Drevik
  • Ghada and Faris Eid
  • Susan French
  • Matt Graves
  • Lucille Griffo
  • Tim Hill
  • Drew Holloway
  • Kyle Lang
  • Sherron Long
  • Rosa Mar
  • Sara Martin
  • Bridget Mounger
  • Marla and John Peterson
  • Nathan Robinette
  • Joanna Toole
  • Adrienne Webster
  • Jeff Wilke
**SOLD OUT** July 13 - Summertime Glory in the Gardens

Saturday, July 13, 2024 | 6:00 p.m.

Generously hosted by the Knoxville Botanical Garden & Arboretum | 2743 Wimpole Ave

This event is SOLD OUT.



Treat yourself to a leisurely evening among the flowers, stone structures, and historic gardens of the Knoxville Botanical Gardens, previously known as the Howell Nursery from 1786 until 2003.

Tour the distinctive architectural features of the Howell home while having appetizers and a signature drink. Walk the grounds among the full blooming summer flowers, discover the Secret Garden, and enjoy a gourmet supper in the cool comfort of the architecturally-designed Dogwood Center.



  • Pimento Cheese & Bacon Mini-Phyllo Tarts
  • Fig & Brie Mini-Phyllo Tarts

Buffet Supper

  • Savory Grilled Pork
  • Maple-Glazed Chicken
  • Strawberry Feta Spinach Salad
  • French Herb Potato Salad
  • California Ramen Crunch Salad
  • Summer Vinaigrette Party Salad (Corn, Black Beans, Tomatoes, Cucumbers, and Mozzarella)
  • Homemade Buttermilk Black Pepper Biscuits


  • Fresh Blueberry Crisp and UT Creamery Ice Cream Cups
  • Ghiradelli Chocolate Chip Pecan Bars

Marsha Grieve and Chad Tindell, Co-Chairs

  • Joan and Victor Ashe
  • Carrie Bearden and Jon Cheek
  • Josh Burnett
  • Victoria Daniel Cape
  • Melissa and Bill Charles
  • Lisa Carroll
  • Nissa Dahlin-Brown
  • Susan Dominick
  • Sheryl Ely
  • Joyce Feld
  • Marsha and Duane Grieve
  • Patricia Harris
  • Mary and Dan Holbrook
  • Susie and Dennis Hunter
  • Sandra Kobelik
  • Bonnie and Greg Marret
  • Maureen McBride
  • Jennifer Montgomery
  • Emily and Nic Nicaud
  • Heather and Jimmy Ryan
  • Susan and David Snider
  • Lisa Thomas
  • Melissa and Chad Tindell



Thank you to our 2024 Summer Supper Community Partners