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Buy Tickets to Tennessee Theatre

Tickets to Tennessee Theatre events are available now at Event Tickets Center! Oftentimes, Tennessee Theatre shows are difficult to come by. But, Event Tickets Center has a variety of tickets available for the next several events at the venue. Prices start at $26, but can range all the way up to $1477. So, you need to act fast before ticket prices rise. If you are on the fence about going to see a Tennessee Theatre event, we have conveniently laid out some of the most important information about the venue. Check out insider information about parking, concessions, seating, rideshare, public transportation, bag policy, amenities, and more! Find the event you want to attend in the event list above, so you can purchase your tickets to go see your next Tennessee Theatre event live!

About Tennessee Theatre

Located in Knoxville, Tennessee, Tennessee Theatre is a theater that first opened its doors in 1928. Currently, it’s under the ownership of James A. Dick.


Tennessee Theatre Seating

Tennessee Theatre has a total capacity of 1,631. However, this figure can vary for events with unique venue configurations.


Events at Tennessee Theatre

Tennessee Theatre is the hub for several events. The venue serves as the stage for comedy, concert and theater events, in addition to hosting other functions.


Getting into Tennessee Theatre

Want to ensure a smooth entry to Tennessee Theatre? We've got you covered! From security to accessibility, we've compiled all the info you need for a hassle-free arrival.


Security at Tennessee Theatre

Security at Tennessee Theatre is taken very seriously. All guests are required to go through security checks before entering the venue. Typically, security checkpoints tend to get longer as you get closer to the start time of the event. We recommend planning ahead so you don’t miss anything. Please note that Tennessee Theatre has a strict bag policy.


Tennessee Theatre Bag Policy & Prohibited Items

To ensure the safety and security of all patrons, Tennessee Theatre has established the following bag policy for entry:

    Prohibited Items:
  • Weapons of any kind, including pocket knives.
  • Outside food and beverages.
  • Smoking of any kind, including e-cigarettes.
  • Large backpacks, bags, oversized purses.
Please note that all persons and items entering the Tennessee Theatre are subject to search. Tennessee Theatre appreciates your cooperation in adhering to these guidelines to create a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone.


What to Bring to Tennessee Theatre

When you come to an event at Tennessee Theatre, please make sure to bring your ticket and a valid ID, especially if you want to purchase alcohol. We recommend bringing a credit or debit card and also a little cash. Because this is an indoor venue, weather is often not a factor. However, as it is climate-controlled, it might be worth bringing a light jacket just in case it gets a little chilly inside.


Is Tennessee Theatre ADA Accessible?

Tennessee Theatre is committed to providing a comfortable experience for all guests. Assistive listening is available, and so is sensory accessibility. The venue is ADA compliant, too. Typically, Tennessee Theatre has special seating and preferred entry gates for these patrons. Be sure to check the policy for your specific event for more information.


Tennessee Theatre Experience

Your experience at Tennessee Theatre extends beyond the event itself. Discover delicious food and drinks, convenient transportation options, and more to create an unforgettable memory.


Food and Beverage at Tennessee Theatre

Plenty of concessions are available at Tennessee Theatre. Non-alcoholic beverages are served as well as alcoholic beverages including but not limited to beer, mixed drinks and wine.


Payment Methods Accepted at Tennessee Theatre

Tennessee Theatre primarily operates on a cashless basis. This implies that while some vendors may still accept cash, most onsite purchases are done with digital wallets or debit and credit cards. Although Tennessee Theatre accepts most credit cards (such as Visa and Mastercard), it is prudent to carry a small amount of cash for tipping and for the few vendors that might accept it inside and outside the venue.


How to Get to Tennessee Theatre

Tennessee Theatre is located at 604 South Gay Street, Knoxville, Tennessee, 37902. We've got you covered with all the options to get there, from public transportation to convenient rideshares.


How Early Should I Get to Tennessee Theatre?

Arrival times may vary depending on the event, but we recommend arriving at the venue about an hour before the scheduled start time. This gives you some breathing room in case of traffic congestion, parking difficulties, visits to the merchandise store, or if you want to grab some food and drinks before the event starts.


Rideshare Drop-off and Pickup Location

At Tennessee Theatre, there are specific pick-up locations for rideshare users. You’ll find the designated pick-up spots at the curb outside the theater. Using rideshare to attend an event is a great option because it eliminates the stress of finding parking, which can often be scarce and expensive. Additionally, ridesharing promotes safety by providing reliable transportation if you plan on drinking alcohol during your visit.


Closest Bus Stop to Tennessee Theatre

For a budget-friendly option, the nearest bus stop is located at Gay Street NB Past Church Avenue.

The Tennessee Theatre, located in Knoxville, Tennessee, is a movie palace that resembles the style of a 1920’s theater. For most, the Tennessee Theatre is unlike anything they have ever seen.

The Tennessee Theatre opened its doors in October of 1928. For more than 75 years the venue has been selling tickets at a high rate. Although the building has changed many times over the years, it has kept its historic value. In fact, it was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.

In the past, the Tennessee Theatre was only used for movies. Now, it is also a performing arts venue. Shows have included: Hairspray, Chicago, Jesus Christ Superstar, Movin’ Out, Lord of the Dance, and Beauty and the Beast among many others.

Despite changes, one thing has remained the same: Tennessee Theatre tickets are hot!

Facts about Tennessee Theatre Tickets and Seating Charts - Knoxville, TN

Capacity:

1,631


Opened:

October 1, 1928

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