Buffalo Bacon Chicken Dip

Buffalo Bacon Chicken Dip

It's FOOTBALL TIME IN TENNESSEE!!!  And that means DIPS reign supreme!  Here is a fabulous recipe from Chef Frye which is SURE to be a hit at your next party or tailgate! Prep Time: 10 mins Cook Time: 20 mins By using leftover or pre-cooked chicken, this easy Buffalo Bacon Chicken Dip comes [...]

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Crab Cakes with Sriracha Mayo

Crab Cakes with Sriracha Mayo

Ingredients  3 lb Lump Crab Meat 3 large eggs 18 Tbsp panko bread crumbs (or 1 cup, 2 Tablespoons) 9 Tbsp mayonnaise 3 tsp spicy brown mustard (can be subbed with yellow mustard) 3/4 tsp Sriracha hot sauce 3 tsp salt 1 1/2 tsp pepper 4 1/2 tbsp parsley or dill (fresh, optional) 12 tbsp Butter   Instructions Place crab meat in a colander to drain [...]

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First-Ever LEGO Convention Coming in August 2017

First-Ever LEGO Convention Coming in August 2017

Attractions include 50 massive LEGO models of world-famous landmarks. KNOXVILLE – July 11, 2017 – The BrickUniverse LEGO Fan Convention will be held at Knoxville Convention Center for two days: August 26-27, 2017. Building on LEGO's incredible ingenuity and popularity, all events and attractions will center around everyone's favorite plastic building blocks. At [...]

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Jurassic Quest makes first trip to the Knoxville Convention Center, Dec. 3-4

Jurassic Quest makes first trip to the Knoxville Convention Center, Dec. 3-4

Jurassic Quest allows visitors to step back in time 65 million years to experience realistic, life-sized, breathing and even walking dinosaurs. The exhibition is offering Knoxville guests the chance to experience the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous periods firsthand at the Knoxville Convention Center on Saturday, Dec. 3, and Sunday, Dec. [...]

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Free Wireless Internet Now Offered at Knoxville Convention Center Events

Free Wireless Internet Now Offered at Knoxville Convention Center Events

The Knoxville Convention Center will now have free wireless internet for future events. Visit Knoxville will implement this service via an agreement with ShowNets. For over 17 years, ShowNets has become the recognized expert in designing, deploying and supporting state-of-the-art Internet solutions for events, trade shows and facilities. “We are excited [...]

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Knoxville Convention Center to host second annual ‘Tomato Crush’ to benefit Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee

Knoxville Convention Center to host second annual ‘Tomato Crush’ to benefit Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee

The Knoxville Convention Center is inviting volunteers to assist in the second annual “Tomato Crush” event to prepare hundreds of healthy, premade meals for hungry families across East Tennessee. The event to benefit Second Harvest Food Bank of East Tennessee will be held in the Convention Center’s industrial kitchen on Saturday, [...]

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Knoxville Convention Center earns Prime Site Award for 10th consecutive year

Knoxville Convention Center earns Prime Site Award for 10th consecutive year

The Knoxville Convention Center has received a Prime Site Award from Facilities & Destinations, a leading national publication for meeting and event planners. The Convention Center has earned the honor for 10 consecutive years. The Knoxville Convention also is one of 18 facilities selected from the Southeast region and is the [...]

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American Cornhole Organization welcomes local participation during world championships in Knoxville

American Cornhole Organization welcomes local participation during world championships in Knoxville

The American Cornhole Organization (ACO) is kicking off its 11th annual world championships by inviting teams of local businesses and individuals to participate in an open competition with cornhole champions. The Corporate Slyder Cup will be held Tuesday, July 26, in the exhibit hall at the Knoxville Convention Center and is open [...]

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National Senior Spelling Bee returns to Knoxville July 9

National Senior Spelling Bee returns to Knoxville July 9

The National Senior Spelling Bee, now in its 21st year, convenes at the Knoxville Convention Center at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 9. Contest organizers encourage senior spelling enthusiasts to join the competition for a national title and invite area word lovers to “come visit and sit for a spell.” “This [...]

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Knoxville Convention Center promotes Kate Jackson to director of event services

Knoxville Convention Center promotes Kate Jackson to director of event services

The Knoxville Convention Center today announced the promotion of Kate Jackson to the leadership team as the director of event services, making her responsible for overseeing event managers and coordinating scheduling and training of event staff. “Because of Kate’s hard work and true dedication to meeting our clients’ needs, this promotion [...]

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