Southern Railway Station
A historic railway station redesigned as a unique event space.
Located in downtown Knoxville, Tennessee the 1903 Historic Southern Railway Station has re-opened as a special event venue, the Pelican Bistro, and the new home of Blue Slip Winery.
It's vintage charm and elegance offers two ballroom spaces, railway cars, and a stunning master staircase creates an atmosphere unlike anywhere else in Knoxville. Step back in time and see why your next event should be held at the Historic Southern Railway Station.
The Historic Southern Railway Station’s Samuel Spencer Ballroom is located on the first floor of the Winery. This spacious room is ideal for a number of events ranging from rehearsal dinners, to corporate cocktail receptions and larger family gatherings. This room features access to a private kitchen, bathroom, and includes a waiting area and bride’s room.
The Railway Station's Southern Ballroom is the most spacious room in the Southern Railway Station. Ideal for the same types of events as the Samuel Spencer, this room features even more space with the addition of an adjoining reception room, making it perfect for receptions, galas, and more.