Comfort Suites Airport
140 Cusick Rd.
Alcoa, TN 37701
Phone: (865) 984-9840
Fax: (865) 379-5058
Located in Maryville at the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, which is a popular vacation spot with many great restaurants and wonderful attractions.
The Clayton Center for the Arts is a much-talked-about theater and performance art venue in the industry. Having staged events like Bluejeans & Ballet Meets Broadway, Wood & Strings Puppet Theater and the Triple Treat art exhibition, among others, the venues here never run a dry show. The center has different venues, like the Ronald and Lynda Nutt Theatre and the William Baxter Lee III Grand Foyer. The venues are also available on rent so for more information about the venue and the shows, do check the website or contact them.
One of the best ways to enjoy a concert is out in the open, surrounded by the elements of nature, breathing in fresh air, while letting the rhythm and tunes take you over. It is this and more that awaits you at The Shed. Located off the West Lamar Alexander Parkway, this open-air venue is right next to the Smoky Mountain Harley-Davidson in Maryville. Being an outdoor venue, seating is not provided here, but visitors can bring their own chairs if required. Also, if you get hungry, or thirsty, there's Stinkers BBQ located right at The Shed. Do see the website to know about the events schedule.
Born of a love for music, The Poison Lawn is a hidden gem in just about every sense. This DIY music venue regularly hosts concerts by local and touring bands, giving Knoxville's music lovers a place to discover and revel in city's the underground music scene. Wild parties and great music are par course at the Poison Lawn. Its location is a well kept secret making it a little tough to find, but once you're in the know you'll want to share this secret with the world. All concerts are free, but donations are appreciated. Be sure to call ahead for directions to keep from getting lost.
Lindsey Nelson Stadium get its name from a famous announcer. Lindsey Nelson, is a well-known announcer for UT football and listed in the Baseball Hall of Fame. Lindsey Nelson Stadium is huge and accommodates thousands of spectators. The stands have fixed seats, bench seats and chair-back seats too. With modern scoreboards and video screens, the entire stadium has got a face-lift after the renovations. The teams have a separate lounge and recreation area. Whereas, the spectators are gleeful at the concession stands. Check the website of the university to find more about the upcoming matches.
The Clarence Brown Theatre is one of the premier theaters in the city of Knoxville. Located on the campus of the University of Tennessee Knoxville, this theater is named after famous Hollywood director Clarence Brown, a former student of the university's Theater Department. The theater is built in the style of a proscenium theater, meaning it has an arched stage that is raised a few feet and faces the audience directly. The Clarence Brown Theatre can seat about 574 guests and also has various rooms that have the necessary theater equipment, from props to costumes and lighting. For more information on the upcoming events here please see the website.
The capacity is 1,02,544, the reputation being of the second largest collegiate stadium in the United States. This place must have attitude...And it does! On a night of a game, the ambience is electrifying. Its tenants are the Tennessee Volunteers. Come and watch them play, cheer them on. In a stadium that's meant to overwhelm, every supporter is cherished.
Set in the former space of Valarium and Blackstock, The International aims to continue the musical history of this site. Built as a warehouse in the 1920s to repair trucks, this huge space was also the base of The Electric Ballroom and The Orpheus. Equipped state-of-the-art sound and lighting system, it is the brainchild of Brian Coakley and Jennifer Barlow. It hosts all genre of music and is indeed a haven for rock, acoustic, EDM, soul and Americana enthusiasts.
The Cider House is The Valarium's sister-establishment, meaning that they're both under the same management. Incidentally, they share the same contact information, so if you call and hear The Valarium, don't panic, you've got the right place. The Cider House is located directly next to The Valarium which makes both easy to find. Cider House's concert and event line-up is intermingled with Valarium's line-up on The Valarium's webpage so make sure you have the right venue when you're purchasing tickets and when you arrive the night of the event.
Located in Knoxville's fourth oldest building, the Bijou Theatre has been a staple of the local music scene for decades. A restaurant full of tasty treats and a history of ghost sightings make the Bijou Theatre an even more enticing place for a musical adventure.
The Foundry on the Fair Site is a very peculiar and unique event venue. One of the main things that sets it apart from other venues is its building. Originally built as a foundry where railroad spikes were casted, the building still retains a very industrial and bare feel to it, but it is still a very gorgeously maintained event space. The space is huge and can seat about 600 people in all. The Foundry can also be used in sections, depending on the kind of event and the number of people attending it. It is a very sought-after venue for weddings, especially, and has been the host to several wedding receptions over the years. For more information please see the website.
What are you in the mood for? Classical music? Antiquated films? Dance? A little bit of Drama? Or then dazzling performances by the hottest musicians? Whatever is on your mind or on your Christmas wish list, this place is your destination. To elaborate, "Gone with the Wind" and "Hootie and the Blow Fish", musicals, performances by Al Green, Nanci Griffith & the Blue Moon Orchestra and Dan Zanes & Friend - you will find it all here. Call for more information. There is something here for everyone.