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Wholesome family venue

Truly one of my favorite concert venues of ALL time. Such incredible pure sound in a cave; amazing... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2018
seven14ce
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Cookeville, Tennessee
Great Venue and sound

Something you just have to do. My wife and I had a fantastic day. Music was well delivered and the... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2017
Jay T
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North Carolina Mountains, North Carolina
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1345 Cumberland Caverns Rd, McMinnville, TN 37110-4673
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Reviewed January 6, 2018

Truly one of my favorite concert venues of ALL time. Such incredible pure sound in a cave; amazing. Been truly blessed to see many shows at this intimate family venue. Unfortunately, PBS totally sold out & has moved it SO SAD !!! They have turned...More

3  Thank seven14ce
Reviewed October 16, 2017

Something you just have to do. My wife and I had a fantastic day. Music was well delivered and the sounds were perfect. We will go back.

2  Thank Jay T
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband went to it for our 1 yr anniversary. It was so much fun and the musicians were very talented and entertaining. It is worth going to see, especially in the Cumberland caves.

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Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Great venue for music. Lighting and acoustics amazing, and the hall small and intimate. Organizers need to be a bit more clued in to moving people and communicating wait lines, times, etc. Lots of confusion between cavern tourists and concert goers. Also found the smells...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

Awesomeness. Man, were they good. Best concert ever! BUT, the venue needs to work on signage, information about what you should do when you're going there (timing), and crowd control. If you're going to hang about after the tickets become available at 10 AM, the...More

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Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Acoustics were good, but still hard to understand words of songs. We don't follow any specific type of music, just thought it would be something different/original to do. Enjoyable once, to check off bucket list, but probably wouldn't do it a second time.

Thank D L
Reviewed July 3, 2017

If you are into Bluegrass Music or watch National Public Broadcasting -TV, it won't take long until you see a show called Bluegrass Underground. It is recorded in a cavern called the Volcano Room in the Cumberland Cavern just 6 miles from McMinnville, Tennessee where...More

3  Thank Van P
Reviewed June 27, 2017

My sister was visiting from NM and I had always wanted to go the Bluegrass underground, so we got tickets and went. The pre-band (Quiles & Cloud) was more folk music that bluegrass, but the Peter Rowan Band was excellent. The chairs are cheap plastic...More

Thank TravelGrandma10
Reviewed June 23, 2017

We went for the Spelunkers Package which included a Cave Tour, T-shirt and the Bluegrass Underground Show (for a pretty low price). We saw the Glades City Rounders & The Larry Stephenson Band. The Cave Tour was excellent. It's not exactly Carlsbad Caverns but pretty...More

1  Thank David T
Reviewed June 21, 2017

We have been watching Bluegrass Underground for a few years and jumped at the chance to go to a concert. It did not disappoint. We got the package that included a tour of the caverns, which was interesting. The concert was a blast! Don't expect...More

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