Rossini Festival - Knoxville, TN

612 E Depot Ave
Knoxville TN  37917

Phone: (865) 524-0795 Ext 281

Rossini Festival - Knoxville, TN

2015 Rossini Festival attractions include:

• International Street Fair Saturday, April 23, 2016 10:00am - 9:00pm Gay Street and Market Square, Downtown Knoxville

• The return of The Casual Pint's "Brewtopia: A Craft Beer Garden"

• FIVE stages featuring 11+ hours of FREE entertainment throughout the day!


For further information about the 2016 Knoxville Opera Rossini Festival, contact Don Townsend at 865-524-0795, ext. 26 or Michael Torano, ext. 28.

Thanks to all who attended the 14th Annual Rossini Festival International Street Fair last year and voted us as "Best Festival" in Knoxville Mercury's "Top Knox" Awards!

Founded by Doctor Monroe and Sandra Trout - Voted Knoxville's Best Festival

Voted Knoxville's Best Outdoor Festival!

FOUNDING SPONSORS DR. MONROE AND SANDRA TROUT


One of the Southeast’s most alluring cultural attractions, Knoxville Opera's Rossini Festival International Street Fair brings International flair to East Tennessee and celebrates the color, fun and excitement of opera and the performing arts.

The festival combines world class opera performances, art and craft exhibitions, wine tasting,and a wide variety of other events with a vibrant International Street Fair.

Downtown Knoxville’s Gay Street is transformed from a busy thoroughfare to a colorful European festival with four stages featuring a range of entertainment options, an upscale Artisan’s Market, the smells and tastes of authentic international foods and beverages, and a special children’s area on Market Square and Market Street with entertainment, fun and games.

Children's fun zone is brought to you by YMCA of Knoxville






One of the Southeast’s most alluring cultural attractions, Knoxville Opera's Rossini Festival International Street Fair brings International flair to East Tennessee and celebrates the color, fun and excitement of opera and the performing arts.

The fest

To provide entertainment and education in the cultural arts and opera to the citizens of East Tennessee.

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Hours

Sat: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm



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Past Events

17th Annual Rossini Festival

17th Annual Rossini Festival
10:00 am - 04/14/2018

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Knoxville Opera’s annual Rossini Festival International Street Fair, now in its 17th year, has been designated a premier Legacy Event by Knoxville Mayor Madeline...

16th Annual Rossini Festival

16th Annual Rossini Festival
10:00 am - 04/22/2017

At Rossini Festival - Knoxville, TN

As one of the Southeast'’s most alluring cultural attractions, Knoxville Opera'’s Rossini Festival International Street Fair brings a taste of Europe to East...

Rossini Festival

Rossini Festival
11:00 am - 04/23/2016

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International street fair in downtown Knoxville, on Gay Street and Market Square. We will be on the north end of Gay Street, corner of Gay and Wall, diagonal across...

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