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Posted on: May 31, 2016

Celebrate the 4th at Farragut’s 29th Annual Independence Day Parade

The Town of Farragut will host the 29th annual Independence Day Parade on Monday, July 4 beginning at 9:30 a.m. The parade will begin on Kingston Pike at Lendon Welch Way (Farragut High School entrance) and continue to Boring Road, just east of Farragut T...Read on...

Posted on: June 7, 2016

Town Accepting Applications for Introduction to Farragut Program

The Town of Farragut invites community members interested in learning more about Farragut to apply for its fourth Introduction to Farragut program set to begin in August.

Introduction to Farragut is a unique way to connect participants with the Town, ...Read on...

Posted on: June 21, 2016

Farragut Museum Debuts New Friends Program

The Farragut Museum has revamped its membership program in 2016! Friends of the Farragut Museum is an annual renewal program offering five contribution levels with various benefits.

Support from the Friends of the Farragut Museum will be essential to ...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2016

Social Media 4 Seniors Offers Classes at Town Hall in July

The Town of Farragut is hosting six technology classes for seniors offered by local company Social Media 4 Seniors (www.socialmedia4seniors.net) in July at the Farragut Town Hall. Participants must be 55 years or older to attend. Register early as only fi...Read on...

Posted on: June 24, 2016

Farragut Cuts Ribbon at New McFee Park Splash Pad

The Town of Farragut Board of Mayor and Aldermen cut the ribbon at the new and expanded McFee Park splash pad on Thursday, June 23.

A Capital Investment Program project, the splash pad boasts 5,747 square feet of spray area, which is over five times t...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2016

Town of Farragut Presents Landscape Beautification Awards

The Farragut Board of Mayor and Aldermen (FBMA) and the Farragut Beautification Committee presented the 33rd annual Landscape Beautification Awards at the FBMA meeting on June 9.

A team of judges from the Beautification Committee made on-site visits o...Read on...

Posted on: June 13, 2016

Choices in Senior Care Offers Caregiver Education Class at Town Hall in July

The Town of Farragut is hosting a free presentation for caregivers at the Farragut Town Hall on July 12. Specific class information is as follows:

Mapping Your Way Through the Caregiver Journey
When: Tuesday, July 12, 5:30 p.m.What: This program dis...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2016

Choices in Senior Care Offers Dementia Education Class at Town Hall in August

The Town of Farragut is hosting a free presentation at the Farragut Town Hall on Aug. 2. Specific class information is as follows:

Types of Dementia
When: Tuesday, Aug. 2, 5:30 p.m.What: This program covers the four most common forms of dementia; id...Read on...

Posted on: June 28, 2016

Social Media 4 Seniors Offers Classes at Town Hall in August

The Town of Farragut is hosting six technology classes for seniors offered by local company Social Media 4 Seniors (www.socialmedia4seniors.net) in August at the Farragut Town Hall. Participants must be 55 years or older to attend. Register early as only ...Read on...

Posted on: June 21, 2016

Town Offers Free Rental Equipment for Neighborhood Cleanups

The Town of Farragut now offers the free rental of cleanup equipment – including vests, pickers and trash bags – for neighborhood cleanup days.

A neighborhood representative can call the Parks and Leisure Services Department at 966-7057 to reserve the...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2016

Town of Farragut Gives Retailers Three Star Awards

The Town of Farragut presented five of its largest retailers the Farragut Three Star Award to recognize and celebrate their ongoing positive impact on our community. Recipients include Best Buy, Costco, JCPenney, Kroger and Publix.

The Farragut Three ...Read on...

Posted on: May 27, 2016

Farragut's Summer Sand Volleyball and Fall Softball League Registration Now Open

The Town of Farragut is now accepting registrations for its summer sand volleyball and fall softball leagues. The sand volleyball leagues begin the week of July 11; the softball leagues begin the week of Aug. 8. All leagues will be played at Mayor Bob Leo...Read on...

Posted on: May 25, 2016

Public Reminder: Only Licensed Professionals Can Operate Sky Lanterns in TN

Information released from the Tennessee Fire Marshal's Office:

With summer festival season ramping up, the Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office reminds Tennesseans that sky lanterns – which are unmanned airborne paper lanterns fueled by flame – can on...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2016

Farragut Arts Council selects Joe Trout as May - June Featured Artist

The Town of Farragut Arts Council presents watercolor artist Joe Trout as the featured artist for May and June. Located at the Farragut Town Hall, the exhibit highlights Trout’s paintings of nature and wildlife.

An East Tennessee native and Lenoir Cit...Read on...