The Weekly Plan-It: Thursday, Aug. 2-Sunday, Aug. 5

Highlights of the week ahead

Thursday, Aug. 2

State Primary and County General Election

8 a.m.-8 p.m., All Around Town.

Yep! Today’s the day. Head over to for more info.

Friday, Aug. 3

The Big Latch On

10 a.m., New Harvest Park (4775 New Harvest Lane).

It’s a breast-feeding bonanza in this World Breastfeeding Week celebration, open to “all breastfeeding moms and babes, older siblings, and any breastfeeding supporters.”

Sales Tax Holiday

Friday 12:01 a.m.-Sunday 11:59 p.m., state-wide, at your preferred store.

Yeeee-haw! But don’t go too hog-wild—there are some limits: “...consumers will not pay state or local sales tax on clothing with a price of $100 or less per item, school and art supplies with a price of $100 or less per item, and computers with a price of $1,500 or less.”

Saturday, Aug. 4

10 Years

3 p.m., The Disc Exchange (2615 Chapman Highway). Free.

Hello Knoxville! Local alt-rock radio heroes 10 Years will perform songs from their new album, Minus the Machine.

Sunday, Aug. 5

Vegetarian Society of East Tennessee

6 p.m., Tennessee Valley Unitarian Universalist Church. $5.

The Vegetarian Society of East Tennessee’s regular monthly meeting will feature a Sri Lankan cooking demonstration and a potluck supper. Visit for more info.

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