- Persons wishing to hold a professional boxing, MMA or kickboxing event in Tennessee must first obtain a "Promoters License." Once the Promoter is licensed , the promoter must apply for and secure the approval of an "Event Permit" by the Tennessee Athletic Commission at least thirty (30) days in advance of the event.
- Once the Promoter is licensed, the Promoter must secure the Commission's approval of an Event Permit application. To assure timely approval of an "Event Permit" by the Commission, a complete Event Permit application and all applicable fees need to be received in the Commission office no less that three (3) days prior to a Commission monthly meeting held at least thirty (30) days prior to the proposed event.
- The Commission calendar is posted on the web site.
How do I hold a Professional Event in Tennessee?
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