Who We Are


AC Entertainment is internationally recognized as an innovative leader in creating, producing, booking, and marketing first-class live entertainment experiences – from festivals and concerts to all types of special events.

As founders and co-producers of Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival; founders of High Water Festival, Sloss Music and Arts Festival, and Big Ears Festival; producers of Forecastle Festival; and through the 1,000+ concerts we present nationally each year, we take special pride in those unforgettable, spine-tingling moments that everyone remembers, long after the lights have come up.

AC Entertainment also works with clients and organizations to provide personalized event management, booking, and marketing services to address their specific needs. Our venue management division operates five beautiful historic venues – the Tennessee Theatre, Bijou Theatre, and newly-minted Mill & Mine in Knoxville, Tennessee, as well as the Tivoli Theatre, Walker Theatre, and Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Auditorium in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

We look forward to seeing you at the next show!

Venue Management & Services


Applying observations and lessons learned as concert promoters in venues throughout the region for over 25 years, AC Entertainment takes a multi-layered, multi-faceted approach to venue management. Initiating an exciting annual program of concerts, movies, and events for audiences of all kinds, we also focus on enhancing and enriching the fan and artist experience.

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Event Booking & Production


Having created our own internationally renowned events – such as Bonnaroo and Big Ears – as well as representing others such as the Tennessee Theatre and The Orange Peel, we recognize that the success of any event lies in close attention to the details. The AC Entertainment team can assist you in transforming your vision into a successful concept and executing at the highest possible level.

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Event Marketing & Sponsorship


AC Entertainment has an unparalleled breadth and depth of marketing and sponsorship experience and expertise. From creating, overseeing, and implementing marketing strategies for festivals and special events, to Broadway seasons and fundraising galas, to arena concerts and nightclub performances, we know what it takes to effectively and efficiently reach your target audience.

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Festivals

Concert Venues