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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 Enjoyable

We have been to the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts on several occasions and we have... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Franklin, North Carolina

Awesome...beautiful place. All seats are just fine. Whenever OVERSTOCK Theatre is having a... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Blairsville, Georgia
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1028 Georgia Rd, Franklin, NC 28734-5820
+1 828-524-1598
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We have been to the Smoky Mountain Center for the Performing Arts on several occasions and we have found that the people there have always been friendly, the seats are comfortable, and the shows and events have always been great!

Thank RevRmg
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Awesome...beautiful place. All seats are just fine. Whenever OVERSTOCK Theatre is having a production. .. do NOT miss. Scotty Corbin is fabulous. Many friends from Chicago and New York, just love to visit this place, they always hope a production is scheduled. Also many other...More

Thank mountainlaker
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We've enjoyed two events at the center: James Gregory -- Comedian and The Return -- a Tribute to the Beetles. Both were enjoyable and great fun!

Thank Brenda T
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I have been to multiple concerts at this venue over the past few years and every experience has been great. The staff and volunteers have always been helpful and friendly, with only one exception (an older volunteer usher seemed to think my print-at-home ticket was...More

Thank dmwc
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Went to see the Texas Tenors here. The SMCenter is a real jewel in Franklin. Acoustics are great and doesn't seem to have a bad seat in the house. Staff are friendly and helpful. Parking can be a challenge for sold out performances, but otherwise...More

Thank 11LoisAnn
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I was very impressed with this facility. It is only a few years old and is definitely first class. If seats about 1500 people and not a bad seat in the house. They offer refreshments and have adequate facilities to accommodate the crowd with a...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to watch a show. Top of the line! Will visit again. Top place in Franklin to see live entertainment.

Thank backjudge2016
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I went here for the Carpenters concert...which was absolutely amazing! One thing that made it so wonderful was the fact I was able to sit on the frontish row...so cool. The performing arts center does a great job 1st gathering spectacular performers and programs to...More

Thank kseam6259
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We have only been there a few times. It has the most leg room of any theater anywhere. My husb and and I are both tall, and usually end up with our knees hitting the seat ahead of us, but not here! The seats are...More

Thank Corrine G
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

It's a great venue and there isn't a bad seat in the house. We have been there for movies shows and concerts and always enjoyed ourselves. It's adjacent to the Boiler Room restaurant and the Fun Factory. The photo is in the lobby before a...More

Thank Beth F
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