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Knoxville Civic Auditorium

500 Howard Baker Jr Blvd, Knoxville, TN 37915
+1 865-215-8900
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Two Places in One Location

We attended an event at the Auditorium Section of this facility and really enjoyed it. Garrison... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
Gene H
Seymour, Tennessee
Halestorm Concert

We had a VIP experience for the Halestorm concert. The venue was great. We were taken care of by... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
David F
Lagrange, Georgia, Usa
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500 Howard Baker Jr Blvd, Knoxville, TN 37915
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

We attended an event at the Auditorium Section of this facility and really enjoyed it. Garrison Keillor was the event and the show was excellent. He is a good entertainer that most people will remember as a radio show host but now he tours and...More

Thank Gene H
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We had a VIP experience for the Halestorm concert. The venue was great. We were taken care of by the staff and the crew. I highly recommend this venue if there is an event you're interested in that is happening there. Parking was close and...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoy getting to go to this place. Of course many different events can be held here. Even different events at the same time. Has different auditoriums. some auditoriums are much better than others. Larger doesn't always mean better. We have been in one of...More

1  Thank JuliaHughes
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We were here for a convention that lasted most of the day for 3 days, and while the information was great, unfortunately the seats were not, they must have the original seats of 1961 all wood. You must go through security to get in. The...More

Thank Leticia L
Reviewed 8 May 2017

On Saturday May 6th we attended the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra's Pop Series with Blood, Sweat & Tears Concert featuring Bo Bice. Terrific acoustics, wonderful songs and a great evening for all!

Thank magic_carpets
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I went to Knoxville'a Civic Auditorium to watch Daniel Tosh. He was amazing. I hadn't been to KCA in a long time and WOW, felt like I traveled back in time. That place feels likes it is 200 years old. Crickety old wooden chairs that...More

Thank Eric S
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Attended an Ice Bear game and although we were cheering for the visitors, we had a great time. Very friendly time and great selection of apparel. It is an older building, but it can really get rocking. Fun place to visit.

Thank Hokiechip
Reviewed 13 February 2017

A very good facility and home of the Knoxville Ice bears, what a very good place to go for a hockey game. Easy to get to, centrally located, ample parking with easy in and out. There are overhead bridges to get from the parking facilities...More

1  Thank Gene H
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We have been several times here watching hockey. Very nice venue. Never seen a concert there but hockey is better.

Thank Kenneth E
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Saw Jim Gaffigan here; he was great! The auditorium is very nice and the seats are comfortable. Unfortunately, the everything else wasn't so great. We went to the late show that evening, which was supposed to start around 45 minutes after the first one. We...More

Thank Goombaw86
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Heather O
23 September 2017|
Response from JuliaHughes | Reviewed this property |
I cannot recall fully, but I am thinking that the seats are in regular numerical order.
Christine M
16 February 2017|
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Response from Gene H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, most of the seats in the Civic Auditorium are wood but they are "sculpted" and comfortable. Good point and yes, a little updating would be nice. Not exactly sure but I think the seats at floor level have been improved... More