Automotive and bike present to lift cash for D.A.R.E.

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – The Knox County Sheriff’s Office is hosting an auto and motorcycle show to raise funds for the drug abuse education program.

The show takes place on May 1st from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Knoxville Expo Center. There are t-shirts, bags, door prizes, live music, and food trucks. Grumpy’s Plastic Model Car Club will also host a model car show. Medic Mobile is there when you need to donate blood.

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For more information on how to be a seller, sponsor, or pre-registrant, call Officer Thomas Sawyer at 865-215-5633 or email or go to

DARE is a substance abuse program that teaches 5th grade students about drug use, healthy choices, and conflict resolution.