Knoxville offers a wonderfully diverse mix of big city amenities delivered with small town hospitality. It’s easy to travel to as the city is located within a day's drive for more than half the nation's population and Knoxville's McGhee Tyson Airport services 130+ daily flights. Knoxville's ideal location in the heart of East Tennessee, combined
with the 500,000 square-foot Convention Center, 7,500 guest rooms, and a list of complimentary services, gives you - the planner - the chance to make your next convention the best yet!
The cornerstone of Knoxville’s meeting facilities is the world-class Knoxville Convention Center. Built with modular flexibility and attendee convenience in mind, its more than half-million square feet surrounded by expansive outdoor lawns may be tailored for almost any gathering. Ample ballroom, exhibit and meeting spaces are augmented with full on-site catering, high-speed Internet service, and comfortable, picturesque indoor and outdoor settings to maximize guests’ total experience. So, when you think of Knoxville, consider three things: Southern Hospitality at its best, the convenience of a big city in a small town environment and planning with no hassle! Call the Knoxville experts at 800-727-8045 or visit online at http://knoxville.org/about-ktsc/ktsc-services/ and start planning today!
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Knoxville Fast Facts
Knoxville Convention & Visitors Bureau dba Visit Knoxville
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301 S Gay Street, Knoxville, TN 37902
Type of Destination Experience:
GSF Exhibit Space (Knoxville Expo Center): 120,000
Meeting Space, Square Feet (Knoxville Convention Center): 53,990
Largest Ballroom, Square Feet (Chilhowee Park): 57,000
Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel (Knoxville Marriott): 378
Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes
Hotel rooms within one mile of convention center: 1,500
McGhee Tyson Airport
Miles to downtown 12
Cities with non-stop flights19
International cities with direct flights0
Geographic Areas Served:
Knoxville, Knox County
Why Meet in Knoxville
Visit Knoxville Services: Whatever the size & scope of your convention, Knoxville & Visit Knoxville's meeting planning experts have the facilities & complimentary services you need to make sure it's successful & memorable.
Meeting Space: The cornerstone of Knoxville's facilities is the Knoxville Convention Center featuring more than half-million square feet of meeting space surrounded by expansive outdoor lawns & festival areas.
Location: Located in the geographic center of the eastern United States, Knoxville is within a day's drive of half the nation's population, features two major interstates, I-75 & I-40, and the newly renovated McGhee Tyson Airport.