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Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts

1028 Georgia Rd, Franklin, NC 28734-5820
+1 828-524-1598
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Always Great!

My family and I have been here numerous times! We always enjoy it! Great layout, easy access to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Franklinmom14
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Franklin, North Carolina
All shows that we have seen are excellent

Outstanding theatre for a small town. The managment her does an EXCELLENT job of getting good shows... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gerald M
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1028 Georgia Rd, Franklin, NC 28734-5820
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+1 828-524-1598
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"beautiful facility"
in 6 reviews
"great acoustics"
in 5 reviews
"wonderful venue"
in 4 reviews
"great sound"
in 4 reviews
"local talent"
in 4 reviews
"small town"
in 9 reviews
"box office"
in 3 reviews
"top of the line"
in 2 reviews
"several events"
in 2 reviews
"christmas show"
in 2 reviews
"beach boys"
in 2 reviews
"parking lot"
in 7 reviews
"whole family"
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"performers"
in 16 reviews
"concert"
in 39 reviews
"concessions"
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"performance"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My family and I have been here numerous times! We always enjoy it! Great layout, easy access to seating, bathrooms and concessions. Staff have always been courteous and helpful!

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Outstanding theatre for a small town. The managment her does an EXCELLENT job of getting good shows and entertainment. I would highly recommend you see any of there shows.

Thank Gerald M
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed an evening with Taylor Mason, ventriloquist. Excellent, comfortable seating - not a bad place in the house for seeing the stage! Refreshments/coffee bar for enjoyment while seated in the theatre. The venue is very clean and well maintained. Friendly staff/ushers made us feel right...More

Thank DebbieBS44
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Friday night to the Smokey Mountain Center, we were very disappointed that the Boiler Room inside the Factory had closed. We ate at the same location where the Boiler Room use to be, but now it’s their Pizza and they do...More

Thank Genese55
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Went to see Tanya Tucker. Very clean venue with friendly staff. I would go back if there was another performer that interested me. My only complaint is the extreme lighting effects; the lights need to be tamed down a bit. Tanya put on an awesome...More

Thank tlc38tlc38
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Went to see Anthem Lights at the Smoky Mountain Center for Performing Arts. The venue was very nice. Ushers escorted you to your seats. Sound was very good. Great place. Looked new but was actually almost 10 years old.

Thank gatornutbob
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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

This place often has very family-friendly and appropriate entertainment. They are Christian-based so provide many opportunities to see Christian artists from all over the country. Beautiful architecture as well seen here.

Thank kseam6259
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

This arena is a great venue for all type of shows. There is not usually a lot of nationally known talent that plays here, but there still are a lot of good talent. There recently was some good Christian and country and western players. I...More

Thank dkpruitt
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

The Smoky Mountain Center for Performing Arts is always top notch entertainment. There is not a bad seat in the house. We have been to several events and never been disappointed. It is clean, the friendly staff is always helpful and ready to help find...More

Thank FrequentTraveler0308
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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Wonderful venue. 1500 seats, great sound. We sat balcony center row DD, great cushioned seats. 2 large projections on walls beside stage gave great extra view. Seats are graduated making it easy to see over person in front of you. Non smoking venue, very nice....More

Thank GuntherGingiMom
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