DSC_5312The Tasting Bar

Blue Slip Winery is Knoxville’s first winery and and the State of Tennessee’s first urban winery, with full wine-making operations located within the Historic Southern Railway Station at 300 West Depot Avenue in the heart of downtown Knoxville.

Blue Slip prides itself on providing a unique urban, historical and truly Tennessee wine experience, as well as provide special event venue space ranging from weddings, banquets, live performances, and private parties. Our wines made from local grapes and fruit are handcrafted on-site in our urban winery. Blue Slip Winery brings the farmer to the City. Our homegrown and handcrafted wines are made from Tennessee grapes and fruit. All wines are processed, bottled and sold on-site.

We operate within walking distance of the Old City in Knoxville and feature over 130 free parking spaces.

The winery features four main rooms – the tasting bar, the Barrel room, the Samuel Spencer Ballroom, and the Southern Ballroom. All of which are available for rental. Our regular tasting bar is open seven days a week, including Sundays, when you can buy a bottle of wine or stand for a wine tasting of all of our wonderful East Tennessee wines.

The wine tasting bar is also averrable for private rentals after normal business hours for that small group of friends or gatherings.


Private Rental- Wine Tasting Bar

Maximum Guests: 20

Rental Rates: $400.00 (Monday-Thursday) $450.00 (Friday-Sunday)

Available Times: 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM (Monday-Thursday) 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM (Friday-Sunday)

Rental Includes: Free wine tasting and front patio


Regular Tasting Bar Hours:

Monday 11-7 pm

Tuesday 11-7 pm

Wednesday 11-7 pm

Thursday 11-7 pm

Friday, Saturday 11-8 pm

Sunday 12-5 pm


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