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The Foundry on the Fair Site

Knoxville , TN
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747 Worlds Fair Park Dr
Knoxville, TN 37902 US (map)

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Private User
Wedding:
12/19/2015
5.0/5.0
Beautiful scenery and so close the the fountains and the Sunsphere of the Knoxville World's Fair Park.
Beautiful scenery and so close the the fountains and the Sunsphere of the Knoxville World's Fair Park.
Beautiful scenery and so close the the fountains and the Sunsphere of the Knoxville World's Fair Park. Read less
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sarah
Wedding:
5/23/2015
3.8/5.0
Wonderful venue and the food was delicious!
Wonderful venue and the food was delicious!
Wonderful venue and the food was delicious! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
4.6/5.0
The Foundry helped to make our wedding reception everything we wanted it to be. Janine and Jason were wonderful to work with and very accommodating when we wanted to change things up a bit. I highly recommend The Foundry for your wedding reception.
The Foundry helped to make our wedding reception everything we wanted it to be. Janine and Jason were wonderful to work Read more...
The Foundry helped to make our wedding reception everything we wanted it to be. Janine and Jason were wonderful to work with and very accommodating when we wanted to change things up a bit. I highly recommend The Foundry for your wedding reception. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
5.0/5.0
Everyone at The Foundry helped make our wedding perfect! They did a great job and it was exactly what we wanted! They were easy to communicate with and it turned out beautiful!
Everyone at The Foundry helped make our wedding perfect! They did a great job and it was exactly what we wanted! They were Read more...
Everyone at The Foundry helped make our wedding perfect! They did a great job and it was exactly what we wanted! They were easy to communicate with and it turned out beautiful! Read less
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Amanda
Wedding:
9/13/2014
4.9/5.0
Janine and her team at the foundry were wonderful! They worked with me and my wedding planner to put on a great reception. They provide their own food and we were very pleased with the buffet options. In the price there are a lot of things included which is nice because it kept the number of venders low. The space is beautiful and the staff is very accommodating. One server even helped me sew my dress I left in after it got a snag! I would definitely recommend The Foundry for any event.
Janine and her team at the foundry were wonderful! They worked with me and my wedding planner to put on a great reception. Read more...
Janine and her team at the foundry were wonderful! They worked with me and my wedding planner to put on a great reception. They provide their own food and we were very pleased with the buffet options. In the price there are a lot of things included which is nice because it kept the number of venders low. The space is beautiful and the staff is very accommodating. One server even helped me sew my dress I left in after it got a snag! I would definitely recommend The Foundry for any event. Read less
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Debra
Wedding:
10/26/2013
5.0/5.0
We just had my daughter's wedding at The Foundry and it was AMAZING. We had so many compliments on our choice of venue. This place "runs like a well-oiled machine". It is first class. The staff was dressed in white shirts and black slacks and reminded me of the trained staff on a cruise ship. They were all so friendly and professional and no glass was empty. As soon as our DJ (Jake with Special Note/Ogle Entertainment~AWESOME) announced that the buffet was open the staff brought my daughter and son-in-law a tray with their own meal to them and made sure they had plenty to eat. NUMEROUS compliments on the food! Janine was excellent to deal with and really knows what is going on. The whole staff is amazing. Jason will do anything he can to accommodate you and your wishes. We used Lisa Foster Floral Design (Flowers were stunning), Ancelet Photography (Gorgeous pictures) and Wedding and Party Rentals from Morristown for linens/chair covers/napkins and some decorations (VERY reasonable). I would highly recommend all of these. Thanks to The Foundry for the PERFECT wedding!
We just had my daughter's wedding at The Foundry and it was AMAZING. We had so many compliments on our choice of venue. Read more...
We just had my daughter's wedding at The Foundry and it was AMAZING. We had so many compliments on our choice of venue. This place "runs like a well-oiled machine". It is first class. The staff was dressed in white shirts and black slacks and reminded me of the trained staff on a cruise ship. They were all so friendly and professional and no glass was empty. As soon as our DJ (Jake with Special Note/Ogle Entertainment~AWESOME) announced that the buffet was open the staff brought my daughter and son-in-law a tray with their own meal to them and made sure they had plenty to eat. NUMEROUS compliments on the food! Janine was excellent to deal with and really knows what is going on. The whole staff is amazing. Jason will do anything he can to accommodate you and your wishes. We used Lisa Foster Floral Design (Flowers were stunning), Ancelet Photography (Gorgeous pictures) and Wedding and Party Rentals from Morristown for linens/chair covers/napkins and some decorations (VERY reasonable). I would highly recommend all of these. Thanks to The Foundry for the PERFECT wedding! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
5.0/5.0
Denna and everyone at the Foundry helped us pull off a flawless event! Denna was so caring and helpful. She has a real wealth of knowledge that was unbelievably helpful. The food was divine and everything was fabulous. I only have great things to say about working with the Foundry.
Denna and everyone at the Foundry helped us pull off a flawless event! Denna was so caring and helpful. She has a real Read more...
Denna and everyone at the Foundry helped us pull off a flawless event! Denna was so caring and helpful. She has a real wealth of knowledge that was unbelievably helpful. The food was divine and everything was fabulous. I only have great things to say about working with the Foundry. Read less
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Kathleen
Wedding:
8/3/2012
5.0/5.0
The Foundry is WONDERFUL! I originally booked over a year in advance and, after some time, realized I would need a bigger room than I thought. The Foundry was very accommodating and flexible and allowed me to move to the larger room on Friday (instead of Saturday). Denna Cox was very quick to repspond to all my emails and phone calls (always on the same day!) and allowed me to visit and tour the hall more than once. She was very helpful in suggesting other vendors and could always answer every question I had. All my guests were very impressed with the food because it was FABULOUS! They definitely go above and beyond what normal "wedding" food is like. All the servers were friendly and polite, quick to fill empty drinks and take away dirty plates. My husband and I also had our own server who waited on us (instead of making us walk through the buffet line!). Jason, the banquet manager, made sure we were comfortable and had everything we needed to enjoy our night. Thank you, Foundry!
The Foundry is WONDERFUL! I originally booked over a year in advance and, after some time, realized I would need a bigger Read more...
The Foundry is WONDERFUL! I originally booked over a year in advance and, after some time, realized I would need a bigger room than I thought. The Foundry was very accommodating and flexible and allowed me to move to the larger room on Friday (instead of Saturday). Denna Cox was very quick to repspond to all my emails and phone calls (always on the same day!) and allowed me to visit and tour the hall more than once. She was very helpful in suggesting other vendors and could always answer every question I had. All my guests were very impressed with the food because it was FABULOUS! They definitely go above and beyond what normal "wedding" food is like. All the servers were friendly and polite, quick to fill empty drinks and take away dirty plates. My husband and I also had our own server who waited on us (instead of making us walk through the buffet line!). Jason, the banquet manager, made sure we were comfortable and had everything we needed to enjoy our night. Thank you, Foundry! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
5.0/5.0
We has our ceremony and reception at The Foundry. The quality of service provided was excellent. Deena worked on getting everything set up for us. She kept in contact throughout our whole planning process. The food was awesome!! We went with the buffett dinner $20pp which included chicken bruschetta and london broil! Jason also came around several time pre-ceremony and during the reception to make sure everything was ok and if we needed anything. Another nice thing was he brought tea and water down to the changing room for myself and my bridesmaids to enjoy while we were getting ready. As for the value, I think it was very reasonable considering the venue is a lovely historical building. Very nice! And compared to what the other venues charge, you can't beat the price!! Thanks Deena and Jason!
We has our ceremony and reception at The Foundry. The quality of service provided was excellent. Deena worked on getting Read more...
We has our ceremony and reception at The Foundry. The quality of service provided was excellent. Deena worked on getting everything set up for us. She kept in contact throughout our whole planning process. The food was awesome!! We went with the buffett dinner $20pp which included chicken bruschetta and london broil! Jason also came around several time pre-ceremony and during the reception to make sure everything was ok and if we needed anything. Another nice thing was he brought tea and water down to the changing room for myself and my bridesmaids to enjoy while we were getting ready. As for the value, I think it was very reasonable considering the venue is a lovely historical building. Very nice! And compared to what the other venues charge, you can't beat the price!! Thanks Deena and Jason! Read less
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Jamie
Wedding:
6/24/2011
4.1/5.0
We had our ceremony and reception at the Foundry. Overall, everything was lovely. The building itself is gorgeous, and the food was delicious; we received lots of compliments! As far as the initial planning went, Denna was great to work with. There were a few things my decorator was told that I wish we'd gotten in writing (apparently some rules changed over the course of a few months...) that really threw a wrench in his plans. Also, I have to commend Jason (the set up manager--I think that was his title). He is FABULOUS. Countless times throughout our rehearsal dinner & event he'd come up to me asking if everything was going ok, and to make sure I was happy. He is perfect! I was a little unhappy, though, with one of the staff members. My wedding was a high-production event; we had a decorating staff who came up days in advance to begin decorating. Apparently the Foundry has never had a high-end production because they were not accommodating to my vendor. As my decorator & florist were tearing down, one of the managers physically kicked them out. I'm talking took all of their stuff, and put it out on the curb, in the dark. I realize there was a time limit on the event, but this was just unacceptable. For everything else to have gone so smoothly, it was just unfortunate that this is the impression I am taking away. Overall, I would recommend the Foundry. It is a very nice place, with delicious food, and the majority of the employees will do all they can do accommodate you.
We had our ceremony and reception at the Foundry. Overall, everything was lovely. The building itself is gorgeous, and the Read more...
We had our ceremony and reception at the Foundry. Overall, everything was lovely. The building itself is gorgeous, and the food was delicious; we received lots of compliments! As far as the initial planning went, Denna was great to work with. There were a few things my decorator was told that I wish we'd gotten in writing (apparently some rules changed over the course of a few months...) that really threw a wrench in his plans. Also, I have to commend Jason (the set up manager--I think that was his title). He is FABULOUS. Countless times throughout our rehearsal dinner & event he'd come up to me asking if everything was going ok, and to make sure I was happy. He is perfect! I was a little unhappy, though, with one of the staff members. My wedding was a high-production event; we had a decorating staff who came up days in advance to begin decorating. Apparently the Foundry has never had a high-end production because they were not accommodating to my vendor. As my decorator & florist were tearing down, one of the managers physically kicked them out. I'm talking took all of their stuff, and put it out on the curb, in the dark. I realize there was a time limit on the event, but this was just unacceptable. For everything else to have gone so smoothly, it was just unfortunate that this is the impression I am taking away. Overall, I would recommend the Foundry. It is a very nice place, with delicious food, and the majority of the employees will do all they can do accommodate you. Read less
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