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Welcome to one of the nation’s largest theatre conventions! Use Sched to browse events, make your own schedule, and connect with fellow attendees. Dates, times and locations subject to change.  Sched App Sponsored by Arts People

MAIN CONVENTION SITES
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  • Knoxville Convention Center  |  701 Henley St
    Use the Clinch Ave. entrance to find the SETC Check-In/Registration Desk
  • UT Conference Center  |  600 Henley St
    From the Knoxville Convention Center, take the Pedestrian Skybridge to the Locust Street Entrance, and follow signs. The UT Conference Center will be on the 4th Floor.
  • Holiday Inn World's Fair Park / Park Pavilion  |  525 Henley St
    Take the escalator from the Holiday Inn hotel lobby level down to the lower level (World’s Fair Park exit) for ballrooms and meeting rooms.

FESTIVAL SITES
  • Austin-East High School  |  2800 Martin Luther King Ave
    SETC Community Theatre Festival 
    See below for Community Theatre Shuttle details.
    Driving? Follow the signs for free parking.
  • Knoxville Civic Auditorium  |  500 Howard Baker Jr Blvd
    SETC High School Theatre Festival 
    See below for trolley details.
    Driving? Civic Auditorium staff will be on-site to assist with free parking.

PARKING
There are several options for parking in and around downtown Knoxville. Many garages and lots are free on weeknights and on weekends. Explore parking options.

COMMUNITY THEATRE SHUTTLE
SETC is providing a free shuttle to take attendees to and from the Knoxville Convention Center and Austin-East Magnet High School, home of the 2019 SETC Community Theatre Festival. Simply show your SETC name badge to board. The shuttle will run Thursday – Saturday. Convention Center Pick-Up is at the Clinch Concourse Drop-Off Lane. See shuttle schedule.

FREE KNOXVILLE TROLLEY
There are three trolley routes that serve the downtown area. Trolley maps are available at locations throughout downtown, as well as on Page 80 of your convention program. The trolley service operates fare-free. The Blue Line Trolley provides service to the Civic Auditorium, home to the 2019 SETC High School Theatre Festival. The Blue Line Trolley runs:
  • Monday – Thursday: 6:45AM – 8:00PM (every 7 minutes)
  • Friday: 6:45AM – 10:00PM (every 7 minutes)
  • Saturday: 9:00AM – 10:00PM (every 15 minutes)

JOYRIDE KNOXVILLE 
“When it’s too far to walk but too close to drive.” Rides are $3 and can be booked through the ‘Joyride Mobile’ app or by hailing one of their golf carts from the street. Operating hours are 7:30AM – 7:30PM daily (subject to change). http://joyrideknoxville.com/

LYFT & UBER 
Both are available throughout the city.

WALKING
Our main convention sites and many downtown attractions are within reasonable walking distance.


Things to Do
The convention offers plenty of social gatherings, play readings, festival performances and more to keep you busy. But if you're looking for ways to get out and enjoy Knoxville, here are some great options:

FIRST FRIDAY ARTWALK
Fri., March 1, 2019

KNOXVILLE MUSEUM OF ART
Free Admission

MARKET SQUARE
Downtown Hub of Shops, Restaurants and Bars

Learn more about the city from Visit Knoxville.




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