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Knoxville Expo Center,
the Place for Special Events in East Tennessee

The Knoxville Expo Center is a multi-purpose facility serving Knoxville and East Tennessee since 2000 as a primary destination for consumer shows, trade shows and public events. The facility features a spacious exhibit hall, a large banquet facility, and several breakout rooms.

Exhibitors who have large displays or need ample booth space come back to KEC year after year.

  • Boat and RV shows
  • Home Builders and Home Remodelers shows
  • Flea Market and Consumer Sales shows
  • Gun Owners and other Buy, Sell, Trade shows
  • Lifestyle shows for parents, seniors, health & wellness, etc.

Our adjacent banquet hall and ballroom – the Grande Event Center – can host over 500 guests for a formal dinner or hundreds more for a reception. This area is perfect for corporate events, charity events, proms, banquets and community events like job fairs and professional gatherings.

For a stunning first impression, stage a reception area in the Dogwood Room and use our 10’ by 12’ doorway for access into the exhibit hall. This use of our ballroom space wows guests every time!