The Central Collective

923 N. Central St. Knoxville, TN


The Central Collective is a mixed-use creative space for entrepreneurship, events and engagement with Knoxville’s creative community.

Located at 923 N. Central Street, Knoxville, TN.

Central Collective Events

The Central Collective hosts Good Sport Night (our monthly mystery event), First Friday art shows, pop-up dinners, workshops, yoga classes, and pretty much anything else we or people in our community can dream up.

Private Event Rentals

The Central Collective is available for private events, workshops, performances, art exhibitions and culinary experiences.  Common spaces, including our rooftop deck, are perfect for meetings, dinners, showers and other events.

Central Collective Kitchen

Home to Dale’s Fried Pies, the Central Collective Kitchen is a small commercial kitchen certified by the Knox County Department of Health.  The kitchen is available for hourly rental for emerging culinary entrepreneurs.

Central Collective Studio

The Central Collective is home to Poynter Photo Co, which specializes in commercial, editorial, and portrait photography.

Better Together

Do you have an idea for an event you’d like to attend or host at the Central Collective?  Drop us a line at and subscribe to our newsletter to learn about upcoming events.

The Central Collective Operating Fund (not an NPO)

The Central Collective Operating Fund (not an NPO)