Knoxville Parking

Poplar Street Parking Lot

This is a free lot

From Interstate 40E

  • Exit 388/Henley Street
  • Pass Clinch intersection
  • Turn right onto Cumberland Avenue (KCC on right)
  • Turn Left at traffic light (Poplar Street)
  • Parking lot is on right

From Interstate 40W

  • Exit 388A/James White Parkway
  • Summit Hill Exit, right onto Summit Hill Drive
  • Summit Hill Drive to Henley Street/Broadway
  • Turn left onto Henley Street 
  • Pass Clinch intersection
  • Turn right onto Cumberland Avenue (KCC on right)
  • Turn Left at traffic light (Poplar Street)
  • Parking lot is on right

Once you park there is a crosswalk in the back right corner of the parking lot by the railroad tracks and it crosses over Cumberland Avenue. Follow the sidewalk to the Convention Center 

Locust Street Parking Garage

Eastbound on I-40

  • Take Exit 388A onto 441 South (Henley Street).
  • Get in the Left Hand Lane and make a Left onto Clinch Avenue.
  • Go thru Traffic Light at Locust/Clinch Intersection.
  • Make a Left at the 4-way stop onto Walnut Avenue.
  • There will be a parking garage entrance on the Left. This is Locust Street Parking Garage.
  • Walk across Pedestrian Bridge to The Convention Center. The Convention Center is at the corner of Henley and Clinch Ave. 

Westbound on I-40

  • Take Exit 387.
  • Turn right onto Western Ave.
  • At the third traffic light turn right onto Henley Street.
  • Get in the Left Hand Lane and make a Left onto Clinch Avenue.
  • Go thru Traffic Light at Locust/Clinch Intersection.
  • Make a Left at the 4-way stop onto Walnut Avenue.
  • There will be a parking garage entrance on the Left. This is Locust Street Parking Garage.
  • Walk across Pedestrian Bridge to The Convention Center. The Convention Center is at the corner of Henley and Clinch Ave. 

Southbound on I-275

  • At the I-275/I-40 interchange, bear right onto 441 South (Henley Street).
  • Get in the Left Hand Lane and make a Left onto Clinch Avenue.
  • Go thru Traffic Light at Locust/Clinch Intersection.
  • Make a Left at the 4-way stop onto Walnut Avenue.
  • There will be a parking garage entrance on the Left. This is Locust Street Parking Garage.
  • Walk across Pedestrian Bridge to The Convention Center. The Convention Center is at the corner of Henley and Clinch Ave. 

Northbound (from airport)

  • Take 129 North. Exit Cumberland Avenue.
  • Turn right and travel to Henley Street.
  • The Convention Center is on the left at the corner of Henley Street and Cumberland Avenues.
  • Continue past the Convention Center and make a right onto Clinch Avenue.
  • Go thru Traffic Light at Locust/Clinch Intersection.
  • Make a Left at the 4-way stop onto Walnut Avenue.
  • There will be a parking garage entrance on the Left. This is Locust Street Parking Garage.
  • Walk across Pedestrian Bridge to The Convention Center.