MORE THAN 900 STUDENTS TO COMPETE IN NATIONAL ACADEMIC TOURNAMENT IN KNOXVILLE

Apr 23, 2014 – Do you think you’re smarter than a fifth grader? You probably couldn’t beat any of these students.The nation’s best and brightest students from across the country are making their way to Knoxville to compete in a national four-day event. The 2014 Academic Games Leagues of America National [...]

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MARBLE CITY COMICON BRINGS COMIC BOOK FANDOM TO KNOXVILLE

Apr 9, 2014 – Marble City Comicon is Knoxville’s newest and most authentic comic book tradeshow held at the Knoxville Convention Center on April 11-13.  The event offers comic book enthusiasts, sci-fi and fantasy fanatics and gamers the opportunity to show off their best cosplay – short for costume play [...]

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700 ATHLETES COMPETE IN NATION’S LARGEST COLLEGIATE FENCING COMPETITION AT KNOXVILLE CONVENTION CENTER

Apr 3, 2014 – More than 700 collegiate athletes are ready to parry their way to victory at the United States Association of Collegiate Fencing Clubs (USACFC) 12th Annual National Championship at the Knoxville Convention Center, April 5-6. The USACFC competition is the country’s largest annual collegiate fencing competition with teams [...]

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ROBOTS TO ROLL INTO THE KNOXVILLE CONVENTION CENTER

Mar 27, 2014 – Hundreds of students compete in regional competition March 27-29  High school robotics teams have been working for weeks to create robots that can work as a team to throw and pass balls and block goals in hopes of a first place finish at Tennessee’s largest robotics competition, [...]

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OUTDOOR JOURNALIST CONVENTION COMES TO KNOXVILLE

Mar 27, 2014 – More than 200 journalists, writers, photographers and communicators specializing in outdoor sports and activities will meet at the Knoxville Convention Center for the 9th annual Professional Outdoor Media Association (POMA) Business Conference from March 19-22. Attendees of the POMA conference reach millions of outdoor consumers on [...]

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NCAA WOMEN’S GYMNASTICS COMING TO KNOXVILLE

Jan 16, 2014 – The Ozone Collegiate Gymnastics Classic presented by Texas Roadhouse will take place at the Knoxville Convention Center on Saturday, January 18 at 8 p.m. This will be the most prestigious gymnastics competition to come to Knoxville since the 1996 US Gymnastics Championships, which was a qualifier for the Olympic Games in [...]

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KNOXVILLE CONVENTION CENTER HOSTS 94th ANNUAL FLUSHING SPANIEL SHOW

Jan 6, 2014 – The top spaniels from home and abroad will strut their stuff at the Knoxville Convention Center for a chance to be awarded “Best in Show” at the 94th Annual American Spaniel Club (ASC) Flushing Spaniel Show, January 10-12 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. At the event’s third year [...]

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KNOXVILLE CONVENTION CENTER CAPITALIZES ON OUTDOOR, WELCOMES NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF RV PARKS AND CAMPGROUNDS

Nov 5, 2013 – The 2013 Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds (ARVC) Outdoor Hospitality Conference and Expo is pulling into the Knoxville Convention Center for its first trip to Knoxville, Nov. 5‐8. More than 500 campground owners, RV enthusiasts and suppliers will participate in the trade show and expo that [...]

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THE KNOXVILLE MUSEUM OF ART PRESENTS ARTSCAPES 2013

Oct 11, 2013 – More than 180 works of art line the concourse at the Knoxville Convention Center for the Knoxville Museum of Art (KMA) fundraiser, Artscapes 2013. On Friday, Oct. 11, art collectors and enthusiasts will join The Guild of the Knoxville Museum of Art for a silent art auction and [...]

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PINK BRIDAL SHOW RETURNS TO KNOXVILLE CONVENTION CENTER WITH LATEST WEDDING TRENDS

Aug 17, 2013 – For couples newly‐engaged over the summer and looking forward to their dream wedding day, the Knoxville Convention Center (KCC) will host the Knoxville Pink Bridal Show on Sunday, Aug. 18, from 11 a.m. to 4 pm. Knoxville Pink Bridal Show provides brides with everything they need to plan their special [...]

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