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Bijou Theater

803 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1711
+1 865-522-0832
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Historic venue on dowtown Knoxville

Traveled from Ohio to see The Wood Brothers. This beautiful, intimate venue was an enjoyable... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Local50
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Beautiful Venue

Just saw my first show here the other night, and it was a great experience. The staff was very... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
AlvildaL
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803 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1711
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Traveled from Ohio to see The Wood Brothers. This beautiful, intimate venue was an enjoyable experience. The seats were comfortable, it was very clean, and the historic vibe was awesome. No bad seats on the place. Would come back.

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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Just saw my first show here the other night, and it was a great experience. The staff was very friendly, and the restored theater is beautiful. The audio/visual quality of the theater was top notch and they have a full bar. I look forward to...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

We got to see Beth Heart here. Beautiful older Theater very intimate, no bad seat at all... would travel back again to see a show here.

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Attended the Erick Baker concert and came away very impressed with the theater. I studied up on the theater's history. Enjoyed reading about Houdini and other vaudeville acts performing there in its early days. They've done a good job refurbishing and maintaining the interior, and...More

Thank Karl F
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

The latest visit to the Bijou was for a Chamber Symphony Concert, and it was great to hear the music in such an intimate and ornate setting. Although I can do without the gestapo search techniques, I love the theatre and am thankful each time...More

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

We just attended a Jim Brickman Christmas Concert at the Bijou Theatre a few days ago and found the theatre to be a beautiful old and intimate! We have visited several older theatres in the past few years for concerts, and find them all very...More

Thank EFox74
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

The historic Bijou Theater in downtown Knoxville, TN is a gem of a place to attend a concert or a show. The theater seats 700, and there are no bad seats. The acoustics are great, and the small size of the theater makes any event...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We loved our evening with David Francisco, enjoyed his music, his guests & his story shared by David & through a very well done filmed documentary. HHH was a great MC. We had very good seats in the balcony that were comfortable, but the leg...More

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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

The staff is terrible. Horrible. Appallingly bad customer service! They are plagued with scalpers issues, and staff problems. If you have any issues with your tickets, seats, or any other types of issues, do not waste time trying to deal with the lower level staff....More

1  Thank jensunrising
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

The Bijou is and incredible gem in downtown Knoxville, TN. I have seen several concerts in this little place. Artists frequently comment during their shows about how amazing the acoustics are in the building. If you have the opportunity to select your seats, try to...More

1  Thank Tilmer
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