Main Event Theater
Main Event Theater
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An intimate theater in the heart of the smokies in Pigeon Forge, TN offering A Tribute to Conway Twitty at 2pm and "A Salute to Elvis" at 7:30 every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday And Saturday. We are located at 2828 Parkway Ste 15 Pigeon Forge. )Stoplight # 4, then up the hill and turn right).
Duration: 2-3 hours
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  • ROBERT
    2 contributions
    Good family entertainment
    Pigeon Forge: Salute to Elvis Show was great. Eli Williams does an excellent job of singing Elvis Presley's songs. He has an amazing voice. He sings and keeps you interested in Elvis memorable history for almost 2 hours.
    Visited March 2023
    Traveled with family
    Written March 3, 2023
  • Nicole S
    1 contribution
    Great show
    We went to the Elvis tribute for my niece's birthday, who is crazy about Elvis. "Elvis" gave her a scarf and a kiss on the cheek. She had a great time. Eli had Elvis's moves down pat! Great show!
    Visited March 2023
    Traveled with family
    Written March 14, 2023
  • Smsafety1
    12 contributions
    Eli is Elvis in Pigeon Forge
    Elvis (Eli) is really a good Elvis impersonator. His voice is really good and his ability to sing the hits is impressive. The off Parkway location isn’t great, it’s a very small venue and Eli could easily entertain a huge theater. BUT, I highly recommend seeing this show. Don’t judge the performance of the theater. Go see Eli if you love Elvis.
    Visited March 2023
    Traveled with family
    Written March 14, 2023
  • Gary B
    4 contributions
    Elvis show
    He did a great job and was entertaining as well. He does a great job with voice and moves of Elvis. He did a great job and was entertaining as well. He does a great job with voice and moves of Elvis. He did a great job and was entertaining as well. He does a great job with voice and moves of Elvis.
    Visited March 2023
    Traveled as a couple
    Written March 20, 2023
  • Brenda James N
    Atlanta, Georgia3 contributions
    Eli Williams tribute to Elvis @ Main Event Theater
    Eli Williams/ Tribute to Elvis Eli is so much like Elvis, His moves, His attire, His moves, the greatest. Elvis lives on through you Eli. I promise you will never be disappointed at his performance. Love you and the show, Eli is ny Elvis. Brenda J Newsome Don't miss the show.
    Visited March 2023
    Traveled with friends
    Written March 20, 2023
  • Melinda N
    10 contributions
    Worth going!
    Great performance! Eli was entertaining and did a wonderful job of impersonating Elvis. If you're looking for big and flashy, this place isn't it. But if you're looking for a quality performance for your money, this is the place. Check it out!
    Visited March 2023
    Traveled as a couple
    Written March 21, 2023
  • K B A
    8 contributions
    A memorable experience to be repeated and for others to not miss when in the area.
    I have been blessed over the years to have seen several Tribute to Elvis performances. With that being said, Eli Williams performance embodies genuine heart; coupled with a deep sense of respect and appreciation for the artist - legacy Elvis is and was to so many. Within his show, Eli takes his audience on a journey based on Elvis’s timeline of recording achievements while at the same time sharing his own level of true artistry as he displays his craft with such passion. The Main Event Theater is not fancy but rather affords a comfortable and intimate setting, which in turn, allows Eli to connect with his audience on a more personal level. Thus, affording a more meaningful experience. Many thanks to you, Eli, and your gracious wife, for sharing your talent with others to enjoy!!!
    Visited April 2023
    Traveled with friends
    Written April 4, 2023
  • Stephanie B
    1 contribution
    First time experience was wonderful!
    This was as if I was able to go back to a time when I wish I was born. It was a small friendly atmosphere and you can tell there was a lot of pride in this tribute. I hope others take the time to see this if you are an Elvis fan! If you close your eyes you’d swear he was in front of you!
    Visited April 2023
    Traveled as a couple
    Written April 9, 2023
  • dirby5
    Huron, Ohio30 contributions
    Elvis show is one of the best shows in Pigeon Forge
    This Elvis tribute show is a wonderful way to spend an evening reliving 3 decades of Elvis's career. Eli is a talented musician and performer. He will keep you entertained for 2 hours. He also does a nice job interacting with the audience and truly appreciates you as an audience member. This show is appropriate for any Elvis fan - from the young to the young at heart. You won't be disappointed. Also, it is a small and personable theater, so there are no bad seats in the house! I will definitely return to see this again.
    Visited April 2023
    Traveled with family
    Written April 11, 2023
  • Scott G
    4 contributions
    Amazing Show Making Memories
    The memories we made with my son are unbelievable. My father in law introduced my son to Elvis and this was the next best thing to seeing Elvis in person. My 11 year old sat enthralled throughout the performance. Eli worked the crowd flawlessly and was obviously so into the performance. His military tribute at the end was awesome. I highly recommend this show.
    Visited April 2023
    Traveled with family
    Written April 13, 2023
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Jordan H
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Nov 2021 • Couples
This show is a joke!!! My husband and I both being fans of Conway Twitty were very disappointed. Travis only performs snippets of songs and impersonated Conway for about 30 minutes of the entire show, Travis went on to perform songs by George Jones, Elvis, and Willie Nelson and were all terrible. A disgrace to these artists. Travis tells the audience he has been performing for 43 years and I honestly have no idea how! He also states that the show cannot afford to be on the main drag and that is why the theater is in the back of a random parking lot, I believe he was ran off of the main drag with his terrible performance. It’s no wonder he is in an astranged strip mall building tucked away from the public! Save your money and 2 hours of your vacation time! He is a joke! He begs for everyone to leave good reviews for them and that he is sensitive to no applause and negative comments… Travis says they have been the #1 show in the area for 5 years there is NO way. That has to be a false statement, please take your money and go somewhere worth your time!
Written November 5, 2021
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Susan B
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Jan 2020
My husband loves country music and when he saw a tribute to Conway Twitty, we decided to give it a try, not knowing what to expect. It turned out to be a great entertaining show! Travis did an awesome job! He interacted with the audience and involved everyone. He also took the time at the end of the show to speak to everyone. We will definately go back when we are in the area again.
Written January 6, 2020
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rebfonseca
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Feb 2021 • Family
We saw the Elvis show first. He was amazing! It was a Monday afternoon in offseason so aside from our group, there were only 8 others in the theater. He performed at though he were in a sold out stadium. He was also so personable after the show. We enjoyed so much, we went back a few nights later for the Conway show (who also put on an amazing show). Highly recommend.
Written February 23, 2021
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elainehardman2021
Grand Island, NY1 contribution
Apr 2021
The ELVIS tribute was super fantastic , A hidden diamond show Amost missed these shows. A super eta performance By Stewart Chapman, as he mingled with the audience and sang just like hearing the real Elvis..a fantastic 2 hour show More advertisement would draw in more seniors and ELVIS fans and there are still so many of us here...We spread the word you need a giant poster near the entrance to the drive way to catch passer byers..We really enjoyed your performance good luck in the future..Come see this Elvis you won't be disappointed.
Written May 5, 2021
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Richard L
Smyrna, United States4 contributions
Jun 2020
Best show in Pigeon Forge. We always attend at least one of the Main Event shows when visiting the area. We have always enjoyed the shows. Travis James is an excellent entertainer.
Written July 2, 2020
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Kendall H
Sevierville, TN17 contributions
Oct 2020 • Solo
This guy knows how to rock and really pay tribute to the King! I have a background in music and I absolutely know great talent and this guy, Stewart Chapman, gets an A+ for his thorough performance! As a huge Elvis lover myself, what I liked about the show is that Stewart does all three of the Elvis eras. I have gone to many Elvis tribute shows and I just hate that they sometimes skip the songs that are my favorite. This guy sings every Elvis song that I love and he sings them with a beautiful voice! As a local, and as someone who knows music, this is the Elvis show to see in Pigeon Forge!


Written October 7, 2020
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James W
1 contribution
Dec 2019 • Couples
My wife and I went to the Elvis show and it was Great. We lived in Vegas area for seven years and we went to shows on the Strip and this show was right at the top of our list. It is a small theater but that made the show even better. Very close up and personal. We went back to the Conway show that evening and it was just as entertaining. We look forward to going again soon.
Written January 5, 2020
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Pete L
Roanoke, VA4 contributions
Dec 2019 • Couples
This venue was the surprise of the week. It is located just off the strip in an old facility behind a strip mall. Although it doesn't look like much from the outside, the interior has been made into an intimate stage and seating area that is up close and personal with the performer(s). There is no restriction on pictures and after the show the actors actually come out for a meet and greet. Loved it!
Written January 5, 2020
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Damon
Dhahran, Saudi Arabia57 contributions
Dec 2020
Awesome show for all ages. I attended the show with my wife and 17, 15, and 11 year old children and they all loved it. I’m a lifetime Elvis fan and Stewart Chapman was excellent. The venue is smaller than the typical large theater which leads to an more interactive and intimate performance. Highly recommend the show and the owners were quite nice as well.
Written December 19, 2020
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Rgbox
Ayrshire, UK148 contributions
Nov 2023 • Couples
Had a very enjoyable time, loved the intimacy of the theatre 🎭 Eli is passionate at what he does, is funny and entertaining at the same time. I loved when he played the guitar 🎸 worth every penny, when in town it’s worth taking the time to see the show. Girl who takes your ticket is very personable and cheerful makes you welcome. Well done.
Written November 2, 2023
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