Thompson-Boling Arena

1600 Phillip Fulmer Way, Knoxville, Tennessee 37916 USA

18 Reviews
Closed Now
Opens Tue 10a
  • Independent
  • Credit Cards
  • Wheelchair
  • Public
  • No Wifi
Add to Trip
Remove Ads

Learn more about this business on Yelp.

“Basketball in Knoxville, TN”

Thompson-Boling Arena is home to the U.T. Men's and Women’s basketball and Women's Volleyball teams. The site is also used for other events such as concerts, conventions, and other sporting events such as NBA exhibition games. Naming the Arena The arena is named after B. Ray Thompson and former U.T. president Dr. Edward J. Boling. History The arena was first used during the 1987–88 season. With both the Vols and Lady Vols basketball consistently in the top 25, Thompson–Boling Arena has received much attention as a premier college basketball facility.

Read More >
Photo of Paul V.

Reviewed by
Paul V.

Okay I won't give this the homer's review of a Vol fan, although I am one. This will be an alleged fair review of the behemoth known affectionately to the local-yocals as TBA. First, you'll have... Read more

Photo of Lindsay H.

Reviewed by
Lindsay H.

So many events take place in this older, but huge arena. Last night, my family went to a Lady Vols basketball game (where they whomped UT Chattanooga!). We wandered around for about 30 minutes... Read more

Photo of Dionne F.

Reviewed by
Dionne F.

My 11-year-old son likes to visit the Thompson bowling arena in Knoxville, for the circus each year. The Thompson-Boling Arena is home to both the U.T. men and women's basketball college... Read more

Thompson-Boling Arena

1600 Phillip Fulmer Way
Knoxville, Tennessee
37916 USA


Closed Now
  • Mon - Fri: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Problem with this listing? Let us know.

  • Parking
  • Pets Allowed
  • Restrooms
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Outdoor Seating
See More Details (15)

Parking, Dining

Remove Ads

Nearby Hotels

Townsend, Tennessee

Click to discover a
great deal!

Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
Louisville, Tennessee
Sevierville, Tennessee
Alcoa, Tennessee

Related Trip Guides

  • Trip Guide
  • 1 Week

The top things to do on a Blue Ridge Parkway road trip

  • 85 Places
  • 36:11
  • 1,293 mi
  • Trip Guide

The top things to do on an I-40 road trip

  • 35 Places
  • 49:44
  • 2,851 mi
  • Trip Guide

Things to do in Nashville

  • 9 Places
  • Trip Guide
  • Weekend

Road trip back in time along the Natchez Trace

  • 13 Places
  • 12:01
  • 598 mi
Remove Ads