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Bijou Theater

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Small but elegant venue.

Went to see Art Garfunkel. Loved the theater, small but quite elegant. Acoustics were just right... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Barbara S
Loudon, Tennessee
Great venue!

This is a great spot for a concert. All of the seats have a great view and it feels so intimate... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Amy S
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803 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1711
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went to see Art Garfunkel. Loved the theater, small but quite elegant. Acoustics were just right. We would definitely return for certain acts. Very nice theater.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all the doors don't open till he before show (not posted) super rude guy comes to the door tells us to go to the last door to talk to a lady. That said only VIPs are allowed in. So at 7:00pm when the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sky865
Reviewed 19 November 2018

One of the worst concerts I've ever been to. I don't know if it was the theatre's fault or the bands. Lighting was set up so the band was always back lit. So you just got to see shadows and silhouettes. Vocals were nearly aways...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Joe B
Reviewed 7 November 2018

This is a great spot for a concert. All of the seats have a great view and it feels so intimate. The building is beautiful as well. I love seeing shows here.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Amy S
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

This was a great venue. It looks like the old theater of the past. With beautiful balconies and ornamental work. The acoustics made it very easy to hear the speaker. I loved it. Great place to see an array of acts.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Harleyonthego
Reviewed 21 August 2018

First time visit to the Bijou the see The Steeldrivers. Great show and great venue. We had upper level seats but the sight lines and acoustics were just fine. It was an overall great experience. They have a full bar in several locations. I look...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BruceR_2832
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We are lucky in Knoxville! Two classic theaters within 100 yards of each other. Come see for yourself! I have been all around the world, and Knoxville is the coolest place on planet earth!! Love it here, and you will too....

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Tom C
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Another beautiful theater sound was awesome seats comfortable only complaint had to pay to park. Have been there a number of times the bistro connected has great food

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank skittles124
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Traveled from Ohio to see The Wood Brothers. This beautiful, intimate venue was an enjoyable experience. The seats were comfortable, it was very clean, and the historic vibe was awesome. No bad seats on the place. Would come back.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Local50
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Just saw my first show here the other night, and it was a great experience. The staff was very friendly, and the restored theater is beautiful. The audio/visual quality of the theater was top notch and they have a full bar. I look forward to...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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