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Address: Knoxville, TN 37902
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Nice park in the city

What a nice place to wander around, grab a bite, or do some shopping. It is right in downtown and easily accessible. There are interesting elements that include a small... read more

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Greenville, South Carolina
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Elizabethton, Tennessee
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121 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Interesting place and history and may varied restaurants but beware of the parking on the street as some is for specialized parking certain times of the day. it is best to park in the garage and not have to worry what spot you are in.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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327 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a nice place to wander around, grab a bite, or do some shopping. It is right in downtown and easily accessible. There are interesting elements that include a small waterfall and a small stream like water feature. There are lots of benches, some cool statues and historical information. There is a walkway where you can view the interesting works... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Market Square is such a fun place to hang when you're visiting Knoxville! From restaurants to rooftop bars, to shops, there is so much to do! They are always having fun festivals and there is always something to do!

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Roxbury, New Jersey
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57 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

So fun after a great choice of restaurants. Meander in and out of stores for fun merchandise or be entertained by street vendors. The park is lovely too.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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28 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This reminded us of a smaller version of downtown Savannah, GA. Following a day of campus tours, we headed to Market Square to grab a bite for dinner. It was nice enough for us to eat outside and enjoy the entire ambiance of the area. Following lunch, we visited the shops which lined the square and included a wide variety... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

If your want a diverse community venue, go to Market Square in Downtown Knoxville. On Saturday's beginnings in May, the farmers market reopens. Numerous vendors sale everything from wonderful plants, to baked goods, vegetables, flowers, jewelry, clothing and fine crafts. The street musicians and other street entertainment can be found throughout the square. The restaurants are fantastic and vary greatly... More 

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LaVergne, Tennessee
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68 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Market Square is a quaint and different place filled with lovely and one-of-a-kind stores to spend many hours browsing. It also offers many different varieties of places to eat. I was there with family and friends and started to rain but we were able to go from store to store looking at all the interesting and unique merchandise and before... More 

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Thank Glorialaviajera
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I love Market Square! Besides the good restaurants to choose from, there are quaint shops with something for everyone. What I enjoy most is that there is always something going on! I have seen everything from plays to music on the stage. Also it is very dog friendly. Lots of four legged friends there.

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Thank Belinda W
Crossville, Tennessee
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559 reviews
220 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 599 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Market Square is one block west of Gay Street. The day we visited, there was a light misty rain, but still very busy & interesting. Market Square is a pedestrian friendly area surrounded by mostly restaurants and small boutiques. Some have outdoor seating, but with the weather everybody was inside. At the south end ase the Tennessee Woman Suffage Memorial... More 

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Hagerstown, Maryland
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The farmer's market is huge. Must have been over 15 farms with produce. Several honey suppliers. Lots of artists works. Food trucks. Salsa makers. Street performers. It was a blast. Highly recommend it if you are in Knoxville on a Saturday morning. They are also open on Wednesday, don't know if it is as large.

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