The Nativity Pageant of Knoxville

Whatever else be lost among the years, let us keep Christmas – for its meaning never ends.

The 55th Annual Nativity Pageant of Knoxville

Saturday, December 9 @ 3pm
Sunday, December, 10 @ 3pm
Monday, December, 11 @ 7pm

The Nativity Pageant is presented as a gift to the community.
It is FREE OF CHARGE. Seating is open.

Children of all ages are welcome.

The one-hour performance starts in darkness.
Arrive early to avoid searching for seats in the dark.

Special music will begin 30 minutes prior to the pageant.

Knoxville Civic Coliseum
500 Howard Baker Jr. Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37915

December 9 2023



December 10, 2023



December 11, 2023



Ways To Donate

The financial obligations and expenses are met through the contributions and support of individuals and business throughout the community. Help keep the Christmas spirt alive, become a donor today!

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Mail Your Donation

Mail your donation to
P.O. Box 53258 Knoxville, TN 37950-3258


For the Sunday and Monday performances, part of Section AA is reserved for the deaf and hearing impaired.

The Nativity Pageant of Knoxville, Inc. complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and all pertaining requirements of the City of Knoxville that no person shall, on the basis of race, color, or national origin be excluded from participation in, be denied benefits of, or be otherwise subject to discrimination under any program or activity it conducts.

Video Recording
Video Recording

If you would like to purchase a video recording of the full dress rehearsal of the Nativity Pageant of Knoxville, they are available for $10 courtesy of Barry Byrd. Please send checks to the below address made out to Barry Byrd with ‘Nativity Pageant’ in the memo line. This year’s video will be recorded in HD.

Barry Byrd
305 Cloverfork Drive
Knoxville, TN  37934

"Come All Ye Faithful" Artwork by Mike C. Berry
in commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of The Nativity Pageant of Knoxville