Save the Date! Run with the Goats Returns

Run with the Goats

On September 29, 2019, join The South Knoxville Alliance and Shangri-La Therapeutic Academy of Riding (STAR) for the second annual Run with the Goats! This is a wonderful event for the South Knoxville Community AND a benefit for STAR!

Run across fields to an arena full of hungry goats! Complete obstacles for points on prizes. This is a FUN run, racers must be age 10 and up, however there will also one obstacle course event just for kids ages 5 to 10.

Smoky Mountain Kona Ice LLC and Back Yard Trail Snacks be on site with their truck.

For more information, visit our Facebook page.  There are lots of pictures and a video of last year’s event.

If you or a business you know would be interested in being a sponsor, please contact Kathryne Ogrod at!!

Get your tickets now!

THANKS to our sponors!

STAR Logo Village Bakery Logo
Tennessee State Bank Logo TVA Credit Union Logo
SoKno Taco & Cantina Ancient Lore Village Logo
Kalmbach Feeds Logo

South Knoxville Alliance News

SKA Membership Meeting - August 12th, 2019

Planning for Run with the Goats, for 2020, and more!


SOUP's On - Tuesday, August 13th 2019

Join us at The South Knoxville Community Center - doors open at 6:00. A huge THANKS to all those who donated to this event!


City Candidates Meet & Greets

SKA will host two candidate meet and greets in July. Meet the Mayoral candidates on July 8th and the City Council candidates on July 16th.


About Us

The South Knoxville Alliance is composed of businesses and organizations within the 37920 zip code - South Knoxville, South of the River.

We have joined as active business and civic leaders to strengthen the area by promoting our many assets to fellow Knoxvillians, visitors and guests. Located just across the Tennessee River from downtown, South Knoxville is one of Knoxville’s most unique districts - with various and sundry boutiques, a plethora of locally owned and operated eateries, and home of the nationally acclaimed Urban Wilderness.

We will promote South Knoxville through marketing, events and festivals. Check back often for our latest news.

Want to be a part of the excitement? Download and complete a copy of our membership application and send it to PO Box 9387, Knoxville, TN 37940 along with a $50 annual dues check.

You can now pay your membership dues online via PayPal. NOTE: a $5 surcharge will be added to your payment to cover the fees charged by PayPal. For new members: if you pay your dues online, please complete our membership application and email to

Click on the “Add to Cart” button below to be directed to PayPal to pay your dues on line.

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