What Makes City People So Great?

Join City People to build connections with the people who make downtown Knoxville such a vibrant place to live, work and play.

City People | Downtown Knoxville | Discounts

Receive a membership card good for discounts at area businesses.

City People | Downtown Knoxville | Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events

Email and social media blasts that announce upcoming Downtown Knoxville and City People events and news.

City People | Downtown Knoxville | VIP Access
VIP Access

Gain access to exclusive members-only downtown events.

City People | Downtown Knoxville | Build Community
Build Community

Build connections that provide a sense of belonging in Knoxville’s vibrant downtown community.

Who Is City People?

City People is a non-profit organization that has been working to enhance the experiences of residents and visitors in Downtown Knoxville since 1983. Our mission is to enrich the vibrancy of Downtown Knoxville by building a sense of community among businesses, residents and the people that love to visit.

Meet Business Partners

Royal Bark
Bistro at the Bijou
Preservation Pub
Art Market Gallery
Knoxville Soap Candle & Gifts
Heliotropic Healing
Knoxville History Project
Downtown Wine + Spirits
Eddie's Health Shop
Volunteer Princess
Casual Pint Downtown
East Tennessee Tours