Antioch, TN (5312 Hickory Hollow Lane)

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Antioch, TN (5312 Hickory Hollow Lane) was a Showbiz Pizza Place that opened on May 3, 1983 with a Rock-Afire Explosion, which is still open to this day.

This converted to a Chuck E. Cheese around 1991, and converted to a Studio C Beta and then received 2.0 in December 2021.


Originally when the store opened, they had a Rock-Afire Explosion, as all other Showbiz locations had. In around 1991, Antioch would undergo Concept Unification, turning the RAE into Munch's Make Believe Band. In 2001/2002, the 3-Stage was removed for the Beta. In December 2021, Antioch received 2.0 and the Beta was removed for the Dance Floor.

Stage Installed Removed
Rock-Afire Explosion May 1983 1991
3-Stage 1991 2001/2002
Studio C Beta, 32m 2001/2002 December 2021
Dance Floor December 2021 Still in use


Antioch opened on May 3rd, 1983 as ShowBiz Pizza Place near the Crossings Plaza Mall (formerly Best Buy, closed September 2007), They would later end up receiving the SPT 1988 Remodel Program removing some old Showbiz decor.

They were a franchised location until on February 16th, 1987 when they were bought by the corporate along with Madison, TN (2070 Gallatin Pike).


In 1991, Antioch received Concept Unification which removed the Rock-Afire for the 3-Stage and all Showbiz Pizza decor for the new decor. Antioch underwent another remodel in the Mid-Late 1990's which involved the removal of the Neon Signage, Blue and White Awnings, & some checkers around the store. In 2001/2002, Antioch received the Phase 3 remodel which involved removing 1990's store art including the record posters, some 1990's elements, replacing the the 3-Stage for the Studio C Beta, 32m.

In 2006/2007, Antioch received the 2005 Remodel which removing all remaining 1990's store art, Showroom Walls, & adding purple walls.

In December 2021, Antioch received the 2.0 remodel which removed the Beta for the Dance Floor.


Animatronic Serial Number Whereabouts
Chuck E. Cheese / Rolfe DeWolfe ?-8? 1-?? Unknown/Destroyed
Pasqually / Dook Larue ?-8? 2-?? Unknown/Destroyed
Mr. Munch / Fatz Geronimo ?-8? 3-?? Unknown/Destroyed
Jasper T. Jowls / Beach Bear ?-8? 4-?? Unknown/Destroyed
Helen Henny / Mitzi Mozzarella ?-8? 5-?? Unknown/Destroyed
Billy Bob ?-8? 6-?? Unknown/Destroyed
Pizzacam / Looney Bird ?-8? 7-?? Unknown/Destroyed
Munch Jr. / Choo Choo ?-8? 8-?? Unknown/Destroyed
Building / Sun ?-8? 10-?? Unknown/Destroyed
Moon ?-8? 11-?? Unknown/Destroyed
Antioch N/A Unknown/Destroyed
Wink N/A Unknown/Destroyed.
Chuck E. Cheese 32m (Studio C) Unknown Head Owned By Private Collector.
Pizza Time Clock (Animatronic) N/A Destroyed.