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Front Porch Pint Night (Back 2 School Edition) – Supporting Team BUSAR

August 18, 2023 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Front Porch Pint Night: Supporting Local Nonprofits and Celebrating Community

Join us for a fun evening at Front Porch Pint Night, where you can relax, socialize, and make a positive impact in the local community while sipping local craft beer and shopping outdoor essentials. This event series was created to support various nonprofit organizations while offering a delightful experience for all attendees.

Event Details:

  • Dates: June 8, July 13, August 18, and September 15
  • Time: 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
  • Location: Smoky Mountain Outdoor Center (SMOC), 7138 E. Lamar Alexander Pkwy., Townsend, TN 37882
  • Join us for a free pre-event Guided Nature Walk with Team BUSAR and our guide, Ryan McNutt starting at 4pm and ending at 5pm on the SMOC porch just in time for Front Porch Pint Night


Each Front Porch Pint Night will be dedicated to supporting a specific local nonprofit organization:

    • June 8th: Tremont Institute
    • July 13th: Keep Blount Beautiful
    • August 18th: Team BUSAR (Backcountry Unit Search and Rescue) Back 2 School Edition!
    • September 15th: Save Our Smokies

Supporting the Cause:

All proceeds from beer purchases during Front Porch Pint Night will directly benefit the featured nonprofit organization of the evening. By enjoying a pint of your favorite beverage for $5, you contribute to the vital work of these nonprofits and help make a difference in the community.

Highlights of the Evening:

  • Hotdogs and chips will be available for purchase, ensuring you have a delicious meal to accompany your evening.
  • Enjoy live music by Millie Rochelle, creating a delightful atmosphere for everyone to enjoy.
  • The volunteers from Team BUSAR will be on-site to share information, and resources about their organization and the Smoky Mountains.
  • Take advantage of one-day-only 30% off all youth items including apparel, shoes, books, toys, available during the event, allowing you to enjoy unique offers and promotions.
  • Bounce House for kids will be available
  • Team BUSAR will be hosting activities like Tug O’ War and T.A.C.O (Tarp Assisted Cooling Oscillation – Participants will get wet!)


  • This event is open to all ages. ID is required to purchase beer.
    We encourage attendees to engage with the nonprofit representatives, learn more about their initiatives, and discover ways to get involved or provide support.

Front Porch Pint Night offers an exceptional opportunity to connect with the community, support local nonprofits, and enjoy the beauty of the Smoky Mountains. Gather with friends, family, and fellow outdoor enthusiasts as we come together for a memorable evening of camaraderie and goodwill.

For more details and updates about Front Porch Pint Night, visit our website or follow us on our social media!

We look forward to seeing you at this celebration of community and giving!


August 18, 2023
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
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7138 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy
Townsend, TN 37882 United States
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