Reservation Hotline: 800 256 4024
Reservation Hotline: 800 256 4024

Knoxville Convention Center (KCC)

701 Henley Street | Knoxville, TN 37902
Knoxville, TN 37902
(865) 522-5669
Region: Downtown

The Knoxville Convention Center serves as the cornerstone of Knoxville’s meeting facilities. Located alongside World’s Fair Park, minutes from the University of Tennessee, and a short drive from Oak Ridge National Laboratory, this beautiful, 500,000-square-foot gathering space is ideal site for gatherings of all kinds. Just ask any of the millions of attendees from more than 80 countries who have attended events here.

The facility was the first convention center in Tennessee to be Green Certified through the TN Green Hospitality Certification program and is LEED Silver certified by the US Green Building Council.

The center serves as a site for many public shows, conventions, seminars, banquets, exhibitions, weddings, concerts and sports competitions.

Features:
• 250,000 square feet of flexible space
• 120,000 square feet of exhibit space
• 461-seat Lecture Hall
• State of the art kitchen and catering facilities
• 27,000 square foot Ballroom, the largest in East Tennessee
• Underground Truck Bay
• 3 Boardrooms
• 8 Escalators located between each floor
• 4 Passenger elevators

The Knoxville Convention Center is located just minutes from Market Square, the heart of Knoxville’s vibrant and walkable downtown. This popular area is home to eclectic shopping, fine dining, outdoor concerts and more.

  • Discover the Dinosaurs Unleashed!

    • Knoxville Convention Center (KCC)
    • Jan 20, 2017 - Jan 21, 2017

    Venture back to a time when the dinosaurs roamed the earth at Discover the Dinosaurs UNLEASHED! Experience up-close encounters with a lifelike...

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  • CoffeeChamps

    • Knoxville Convention Center (KCC)
    • Jan 21, 2017 - Jan 22, 2017

    The CoffeeChamps event will host the 2017 Qualifying Competitions for U.S. Coffee Championships! At this event, competitors, coaches and the general...

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  • Chocolatefest Knoxville 2017

    • Knoxville Convention Center (KCC)
    • Jan 21, 2017 - Jan 22, 2017

    It's a truly sweet event! Chocolate specialists from across East Tennessee will be at the Knoxville Convention Center in beautiful Downtown Knoxville...

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  • House and Garden Show

    • Knoxville Convention Center (KCC)
    • Feb 3, 2017 - Feb 5, 2017

    The Dogwood Arts House & Garden Show runs February 3-5, 2017 at the Knoxville Convention Center in downtown Knoxville, Tennessee. This year the...

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  • 2017 Bassmaster Elite Series...

    • Knoxville Convention Center (KCC)
    • Feb 9, 2017 - Feb 12, 2017

    Watch the most talented anglers in the country compete in the Bassmaster Elite Series -the highest level of professional bass fishing tournaments. The...

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  • Regional Art Exhibition

    • Knoxville Convention Center (KCC)
    • Jun 1, 2017 - Jun 30, 2017

    Fine art encompassing all styles and genres from both emerging and established artists will be showcased. The exhibition will be on display June 1-...

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  • Fanboy Expo

    • Knoxville Convention Center (KCC)
    • Jun 23, 2017 - Jun 25, 2017

    The ultimate Fan and Comic Con Experience always brings an exciting, eclectic group of stars to Knoxville. Meet Gene Simmons, the cast of “CHiPs” and...

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  • BrickUniverse LEGO Fan Expo

    • Knoxville Convention Center (KCC)
    • Aug 26, 2017 - Aug 27, 2017

    Release the builder within at BrickUniverse Knoxville, the ultimate LEGO lover's paradise that will take over the Knoxville Convention Center on...

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