Our Venues

Located among beautiful settings in Knoxville and Gatlinburg, our banquet facilities are ideal for wedding receptions, reunions, corporate events and more. Maybe it’s the mountain and riverfront views. Maybe it’s the food, including our award-winning BBQ! Maybe it’s our attention to detail. Whatever the reason, people continue to trust Calhoun’s Banquets and Copper Cellar Catering for their most important events.

Choose one of our restaurants below for specific information

Copper Cellar CalhounsCherokee Grill Smoky Mountain Brewery Chesapeakes

Calhouns

Calhoun’s Knoxville

Calhoun’s West

10020 Kingston Pike
at the intersection of Kingston Pike and I-40 (Pellissippi Parkway)

The original Calhoun’s two-level rustic barn structure (with signature silo) provides an atmosphere filled with relics of the picturesque farmlands of East Tennessee. It is convenient to all of West Knoxville, as well as Oak Ridge and Maryville via Pellissippi Parkway.

Hours of Operation:
Sunday 11:00AM – 9:30PM
Mon – Thur 11:00AM – 10:00PM
Fri – Sat 11:00AM – 10:30PM

Banquet Accommodations:
Our semi-private loft offers seating for up to 80 guests. Consider it for your next business, family or social gathering!
Banquet rooms can be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

For more information, call 865-673-3444.

Calhoun’s On The River

400 Neyland Drive

This famous Calhoun’s opened in June of 1988 on Knoxville’s historic waterfront. Calhoun’s On The River is close to all major downtown hotels, the University of Tennessee Campus, Neyland Stadium and Thompson-Boling Arena.

Calhoun’s is accessible by boat and has its own dock for mooring your vessel. There is an outside deck as well as an enclosed deck with a panoramic view of the Tennessee River.

Hours of Operation:
Sun – Thur 11:00AM – 10:00PM
Fri – Sat 11:00AM – 11:00PM

Outside dining weather permitting

Banquet Accommodations:
Our semi-private atrium downstairs can accommodate up to 25 guests. Our large, upstairs room easily accommodates up to 400.
Banquet rooms can be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

For more information on our small room, call 865-673-3355.

For more information on our large room, call 865.673.3399.

Calhoun’s Turkey Creek

625 Turkey Cove Lane

One of our newest Calhoun’s – located in heart of Knoxville’s premier shopping district! You’ll find us just across from Regal Cinema’s Pinnacle 18.

Hours of Operation:
Sunday 11:00AM – 10:00PM
Mon – Thur 11:00AM – 10:30PM
Fri – Sat 11:00AM – 11:00PM

Banquet Accommodations:
Our private dining room comfortably seats up to 30 guests.
Banquet rooms can be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

For  more information, call 865-288-1600.

Calhoun’s Microbrewery atop Bearden Hill

6515 Kingston Pike, near I-40/I-75 (Papermill Road exit)

This is the home of our custom-built, steam-heated microbrewery where we handcraft specialty beers to the taste of Tennesseans.

Hours of Operation:
Sun – Thurs 11:00AM – 10:00PM
Fri – Sat 11:00AM – 11:00PM

Banquet Accommodations:
Our private dining room seats up to 50 guests.
Banquet rooms can be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

For more information, call 865-673-3377.

Calhoun’s Lenoir City

Calhoun’s at The Marina Ft. Loudon Dam

4550 City Park

This Calhoun’s is provides the ultimate serene, dockside stylishness. Located on the water’s edge, overlooking one of Tennessee’s largest marinas a very relaxing atmosphere with seating on our covered decks facing the dock, boats and Ft. Loudon Lake.

Hours of Operation:
Sunday 11:00AM – 9:00PM
Mon – Thur 4:00PM – 9:00PM
Fri 4:00PM – 10:00PM
Sat 3:00PM – 10:00PM

Banquet Accommodations:
We offer a variety of options for your special event.
Our private room seats up to 60 guests.
Executive rooms seat up to 30 guests and can be combined to accommodate 100 guests.
Our semi-private, year-round waterfront can accommodate 100 seated guests. A seasonal outdoor dockside patio is also available for cocktail receptions.
Banquet rooms can be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

For more information, call 865-988-9838.

Calhoun’s Pigeon Forge

Calhoun’s Gatlinburg

1004 Parkway

Located just a stone’s throw from the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park on U.S. 441, love this handsomely styled mountain lodge.

A mountain of good eating awaits!

Hours of Operation:
Sunday 11:00AM – 10:00PM
Mon – Thur 11:00AM – 10:30PM
Friday 11:00AM – 11:00PM
Saturday 11:00AM – 11:30PM

Banquet Accommodations:
Our private room seats up to 140 guests.
Banquet rooms can be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

For more information, call 865-436-4100.

Calhoun’s Pigeon Forge

2532 Parkway at The Shops at Walden’s Landing

Relax and enjoy yourself in our upscale, mountain lodge atmosphere. We’re located in the center of the Pigeon Forge shopping area between traffic lights 2B and 3 at the Wears Valley intersection.

Hours of Operation:
(Mid march-January)
Sun 11:00AM – 9:00PM
Mon – Thur 11:00AM – 10:00PM
Fri – Sat 11:00AM – 11:00PM

(January 2 – Mid march)
Sun – Thur 11:00AM – 9:00PM
Fri – Sat 11:00AM – 10:30PM

Banquet Accommodations:
Our semi-private room seats up to 40 guests.
Banquet rooms can be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

For more information, call 865-868-1500.

Smoky Mountain Brewery

SMB Knoxville

Knoxville at Turkey Creek

11308 Parkside Drive

Look for us just across from Regal Cinema’s Pinnacle 18, next door to Calhoun’s.

Hours of Operation:
Sun – Thurs 11:00AM – 12:00AM
Fri – Sat 11:00AM – 1:00AM
Small semi private glass room available Monday through Thursday

* Not available on Friday, Saturday or Sunday

For more information, call 865-288-5500.

SMB Maryville

Smoky Mountain Brewery Maryville

743 Watkins Road

Our newest Smoky Mountain Brewery. Located in Maryville, TN at the intersection of Highways 321 and 129 just south of McGhee-Tyson Airport and across from the Foothills Mall. We have over 40 high def TVs. Enjoy a variety of our micro brewed beer from tap or bottle while you watch your favorite sporting events. Don’t forget to try our wings, pizza, calzones, burgers and sandwiches!

Hours of Operation:

Sun – Thurs 11:00AM – 12:00AM
Fri – Sat 11:00AM – 1:00AM
Closed Christmas

No Banquet Facilities Available

For more information, call 865-238-1900.

For information on Corporate Deliveries click here!

SMB Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg

Smoky Mountain Brewery Gatlinburg

1004 Parkway

Described as a cross between a ski lodge and a Bavarian beer hall, Gatlinburg’s Smoky Mountain Brewery features an enclosed deck overlooking Calhoun’s Village with the Smoky Mountains in the background.

The Brewery is popular with hikers, skiers and snowboarders, but it’s also a great place to host your next business, family or social gathering!

Hours of Operation:
Daily 11:30AM – 1:00AM

Semi-private Banquet Accommodations:
Our banquet area (located in the downstairs section of our restaurant) can comfortably accommodate 35 people.
Banquet rooms can be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

For more information, call 865-436-4200.

Smoky Mountain Brewery Pigeon Forge

1004 Parkway

Described as a cross between a ski lodge and a Bavarian beer hall, Gatlinburg’s Smoky Mountain Brewery features an enclosed deck overlooking Calhoun’s Village with the Smoky Mountains in the background.

The Brewery is popular with hikers, skiers and snowboarders, but it’s also a great place to host your next business, family or social gathering!

Hours of Operation:
Daily 11:30AM – 1:00AM

Semi-private Banquet Accommodations:
Our banquet area (located in the downstairs section of our restaurant) can comfortably accommodate 35 people.
Banquet rooms can be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

For more information, call 865-436-4200.

Copper Cellar | Chesapeake’s | Cherokee Grill

Copper Cellar Knoxville

Copper Cellar on the UT Campus

The Original that Started it All

1807 Cumberland Avenue

Located just off the UT campus, near downtown Knoxville, the original Copper Cellar has – since its inception — been a popular gathering place for both the campus population and the city’s business and civic leadership.

Copper Cellar on campus features two restaurants in the same building. Downstairs, the Copper Cellar offers a warm, and cozy atmosphere, accented with walnut, copper and leather. The menu features Choice and Prime beef, fresh fish and seafood.

Upstairs, a casual atmosphere provides the ideal setting before and after sporting events, plays and concerts.

Hours of Operation:
Downstairs:
Mon – Thur 5:00PM – 10:00PM
Fri – Sat 5:00PM – 11:00PM
Sunday Closed

Upstairs:
Sunday 11:00AM – 10:00PM
Mon – Thur 11:00AM ¬– 11:00PM
Fri – Sat 11:00AM – 12:00AM

Banquet Accommodations:
Our banquet room seats up to 50 guests.
Banquet rooms can be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

For more information, call 865-673-3411.

Copper Cellar West

7316 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN

With its warm and sophisticated English “hunt-club” feel, Copper Cellar West is both a distinguished dining destination and an active social hub with two distinct dining rooms in one restaurant. Conveniently located off I-40/75 at 7316 Kingston Pike Knoxville, TN off the West Hills Exit between downtown and Pellissippi Parkway.

Close by are the Gallery Shops and West Town Mall.

Hours Of Operation:
Sunday Brunch – 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Sunday – 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Mon – Thurs – 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Friday – 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Saturday – 5 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Banquet Accommodations:
Our private room seats up to 50 people.
Banquet rooms can be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

For more information, call 865-673-3422.

Chesapeake’s Knoxville

Chesapeake’s Knoxville

500 Henley Street (accessible from Union Avenue)

Reminiscent of a traditional Chesapeake Bay Seafood restaurant, Chesapeake’s derives much of its authentic Eastern Shore atmosphere from a décor featuring genuine nautical antiques and artifacts.

Hours of Operation:
Mon – Fri 11:00AM – 2:30PM & 4:30PM – 10:00PM (11:00PM on Fri)
Saturday 4:30PM – 11:00PM
Sunday 4:30PM – 9:30PM

Banquet Accommodations:
We offer two rooms, ideal for business, family or social gatherings. One Room seats up to 30. The other seats up to 40.
Banquet rooms can be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

For more information, call 865-673-3433.

For information on Corporate Deliveries click here!

Cherokee Grill & Steakhouse Gatlinburg

Cherokee Grill & Steakhouse Gatlinburg

A Timeless Mountain Lodge Setting

1002 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN

Gatlinburg’s Great Steakhouse, in the heart of the Smoky Mountains, Cherokee Grill presents an upscale mountain lodge atmosphere with an exterior built with stone and brick, and an interior accented with granite and walnut.
Featuring fresh fish and seafood, rotisserie chicken and a tempting assortment of appetizers, sandwiches and salads. And of course great steaks!

Call ahead seating is available.

Centrally located in Calhoun’s Village, along with Calhoun’s On The Parkway, and Smoky Mountain Brewery restaurants.

HOURS OF OPERATION:

January – March
Sun – Thur……… 4pm – 9:30pm
Friday …………. 4pm – 10pm
Saturday ………. 3pm – 10pm
April – December
Mon – Thur ….. 4pm – 10:30pm
Friday ………. 4pm – 11pm
Saturday ……. 3pm – 11pm

BANQUET ACCOMMODATIONS:
Private function hall on property, up to 200 people.
Banquet rooms can be booked for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

For more information, call 865-436-4287.

Partner Venues

Armstrong-Lockett House (Crescent Bend House and Gardens)

To reserve a date call 865-673-3163

The River Room can accommodate 80 people for a sit-down event or 150 for standing only reception.  With the use of two garden terraces, Crescent Bend can accommodate 250 plus.  Eight hour limit.  May supply own alcohol.  Kitchen and Bride’s Room available.

The Emporium Center

100 S. Gay Street, Knoxville

Contact Suzanne Cada at 865-523-7543 or info@knoxalliance.com.

www.theemporiumknoxville.com

Big Valley Barn

For booking events call 865-494-7339.

Located in Anderson County near the Norris Clinton exit.

The Reserve at Bluebird Hill

1411 Midway Road, Lenoir City

Contact Jan Hall at 865-988-9093 or janrhall@bellsouth.net

www.reserveatbluebirdhill.com

Butterfly Gap Retreat

For booking events contact 865-984-6021

The 5,000 square foot Studio allows special events for up to 250+ people.  The captivating part of this structure is its four rotating walls, which open the interior space of the building to the outdoor patio, where more seating can accommodate those large groups.

www.butterflygap.com  Address:  4366 Butterfly Gap Rd, Maryville, TN 37803

Cove Lake Recreation Building

For booking events call 423-566-9701.

Will hold 100 sit down.  100 chairs, 15 banquet tables.

Historic Bleak House (Confederate Hall)

865- 522-2671

House will hold 150.   The gardens are open for rehearsal.  May supply own wine and Champagne only and use kitchen.

Country Jewel

Contact Claudette Jewel for booking events 865-494-0552

Located in Anderson County off Hwy. 441.  Will hold 125 seated.

East Tennessee History Center

For booking events call 865-215-8824.  Ballroom in Downtown Knoxville, 610 S. Gay St.

The Barn at Chestnut Springs

1984 Chestnut Springs Way

Sevierville, TN. 37876

For booking events call Melanie Lee 865-235-2939

Thebarnatchesnutsprings.com

Grand Square Ballroom

For booking events call 865-216-2521.

Located at the corner of Inskip and Central Avenue in north Knoxville.

A kitchen is available all with tables, chairs and a sound system.

The Stables at Hunter Valley Farm

For booking events call 865-607-4984. Becky Thornton is the contact.

9111 Hunter Valley Farm

Knoxville, Tn. 37922 

Hunter Valley Farm

For booking events call Nancy at 865-223-2758.  9107 Hunter Valley Lane, Knoxville, TN 37922 Located off Northshore and Keller Bend.

huntervalleyevents@yahoo.com

Ijams Nature Center

For booking events call 865-577-4717.

Beer, wine and champagne only.  No candles & NO SMOKING.  Kitchen available.  Some chairs and tables available.

Inspiration Point

For booking events contact John Barber at 865-813-4123.

Near Flatwater Grill in Oak Ridge: 100 Melton Lake Peninsula, Oak Ridge, TN 37830

James White Fort

Contact Robert McGinnis at 865-525-6514.

Kerbela Temple

For booking events call 865-573-1901.

500 people sit down facility.  This facility is usually booked a year in advance.

Colonial Estate Weddings and Events

Located in Maryville, TN

For booking events call Farrah at 865 681-5999

Colonialestate.net

Knoxville Botanical Garden and Arboretum

2743 Wimpole Avenue, Knoxville

For booking events call 865-540-8690.

www.knoxgarden.org

Knoxville Museum of Art

Contact Diane Hamilton at 865-934-2048 for booking events.

Have tables and chairs available and is included in the rental fee.  Renters may provide their own alcohol.

www.knoxart.org

Laurel Theater

For booking events call 865-522-5851.

Located on the corner of Laurel Avenue and Sixteenth Street.  This historic church can accommodate ceremonies of 150 or less with a reception room downstairs.  The main room upstairs may be used as the reception are is the ceremony is held in a different room.  Chairs and small kitchen available.

Laurel Theater

For booking events call 865-522-5851.

Located on the corner of Laurel Avenue and Sixteenth Street.  This historic church can accommodate ceremonies of 150 or less with a reception room downstairs.  The main room upstairs may be used as the reception are is the ceremony is held in a different room.  Chairs and small kitchen available.

Lighthouse, Knoxville

For booking events call 865-247-6072.  Address: 6800 Baum Drive, Knoxville

www.lighthouseknoxville.com

Mabry-Hazen House

For booking events call 865-522-8661.

Rental includes guest house and grounds.  Chairs and tables available.  May use kitchen and provide own alcohol.

The Magnolia Manor

For booking events call 865-988-4510.

Museum of Appalachia

For booking events call 865-494-7680, or 865-494-0514.

Norris Tea Room

Contact the park office for booking events at 865-426-7461.

Can hold 150 sit down and 300 standing with tents outside on porch.  May supply own liquor, but must be kept indoors.

The Preserve

For booking events contact 865-934-1370.

Located in the Mountains, near Pigeon Forge at Wears Valley Road.  Chapel available.

Preservation Plaza/Top of the Plaza

Contact Katie Kinney at 865-964-6360, 200 East Broadway Ave., Maryville, TN 37804.

Ramsey House

For booking events call 865-546-0745.

May use kitchen and provide own alcohol.

River John’s Island

Contact John at rvrjohn@hotmail.com.  Beautiful outdoor venue in Maryville.

The Rose Center, Morristown

Contact 423-581-4330 or rosecent@usit.net.

www.rosecenter.org

Sampson’s Hollow

For booking events call 865-983-4442 or 865-387-1234.

Walland, TN.  www.sampsonshollow.com

Smithview Pavilion and Life Event Center

For booking events call 865-379-1860.  Just past Blount Memorial Hospital, off Lamar Alexander Parkway.

Sunsphere

For booking events please contact Sara Spangler (865) 363-9538. sara@sunsphereeventrentals.com

Tennessee Theater

For booking events call 865-684-1200.

Rental fee varies depending on services requested.  Must use the theater’s liquor.  No kitchen facilities available.

Top of the Plaza

For booking events, please call 865-964-6360. 

Address: 200 E.Broadway, Maryville, TN 

Capacity:  150 Seated / 200-250 Standing Reception

Twin Cedar Farm

For booking events call 865-977-9850.

www.twincedarfarm.com

University of Tennessee, Skyboxes, Ray Mears Room, Wolfe Kaplan Room

For booking events contact  Katie Noble at 974-4084.  

4th Floor remodeled, 475 standing $3500 rental, 5-7 Floors available.

Volunteer Princess Cruises

Contact Beverly LeMasurier 865-414-4297.

volunteercruises@bellsouth.net

Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame

For booking events call Dana Hart at 865-633-9000.

www.WBHOF.com

205 Main Street (a unique event venue)

Clinton Tn. 37716

For booking events call Michael Farley 865-680-6858

Whether you need on-site catering or a facility to host your upcoming special event, it would be our distinct pleasure to be of service to you. Our catering service and banquet facilities are among the best in the southeast. See for yourself why people continue to trust Calhoun’s Banquets and Copper Cellar Catering to make every event a delightfully memorable one.