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Address: 803 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN
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Intimate concert venue

In the middle of thriving downtown Knoxville, you will find the beautiful historic Bijou Theater with as much charm as it has history. One thing I enjoy about attending a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 2, 2015
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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

In the middle of thriving downtown Knoxville, you will find the beautiful historic Bijou Theater with as much charm as it has history. One thing I enjoy about attending a concert here is how intimate the venue feels. I am unaware of its seating capacity but the audience (regardless of where you're seats are) feels very part of the artist.... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed the Black Jacket Symphony concert at the Bijou Theater recently. I love the size of the Bijou. Not a bad seat in the house. Very intimate. Only concern is the limited restroom facilities. We already have our tickets for the new Black Jacket Symphony show in October. Can't wait to return to the Bijou.... More 

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Wartrace, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Great concert venue. Friendly staff. Had a blast watching Houndmouth. Would recommend highly. Vintage feel and look. Everybody seat is close to the stage.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We went to a holiday concert at this venue...it is incredible on the interior...if you get a chance to do anything or see anything there, please do so...you won't be dissappointed.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

What a great piece of history. I have been going to the Bijou since I was a kid. It was even closed for a long time before they reopened it! It is very small but that just adds to the greatness! You feel like you are apart of the performance! There is a parking lot right next to the theater.... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The Bijou Theater is about half the size of the Tennessee Theater, but just as nice of a venue. The sound is great. We saw really enjoy seeing the WDVX Bluegrass shows at the Bijou.

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Corbin, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This theater is in a great area - safe and parking is near. I love the vintage feel of this theater; and the seats closer to the front are better even though it is a smaller venue.

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La Vergne, Tennessee, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Man this old guy still has it! He is still the "white Hendrix" and honestly Jimi would be honored to let him have the title! Must see for all of you "bucket listers"!!!

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Probably the best concert hall for sound in town. Artists remark on how great the acoustics are. It's also one of the most intimate place to see a show in K-Town. Given my druthers, this would be my first choice to see a band or a performer. I look for excuses to see concerts at the Bijou. I'm glad they... More 

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Oak Ridge, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This venue might be old, but the architecture is absolutely beautiful! Not to mention it's essentially impossible to get a bad seat. I definitely recommend it for a good show.

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Additional Information about Bijou Theater

Address: 803 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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