Meeting Planning in Knoxville, TN
Knoxville Convention Center an SMG Managed Facility
The 500,000 square foot Knoxville Convention Center is located in the newly renovated World's Fair Park, offering beautiful views of downtown Knoxville. Opened in July 2002, it houses the largest ballroom in East Tennessee at 27,000 square feet. A 461-seat Lecture Hall, 3 boardrooms and state-of-the-art catering facilities are available to accommodate a wide range of meetings. An underground truck drive with 9 bays facilitates painless exhibit set-up and break-down. Plasma monitors are placed in key locations throughout the building and can be used to direct attendees to various event spaces. The Convention Center also provides 250,000 square feet of flexible space and 120,000 square feet of exhibit space. Downtown is easily accessible by a short trolley ride. Driving is also convenient as parking is free in all city-owned garages (including Locust Street Garage) every day after 6:00 pm and on the weekends.