21 Mar 2020
Rocky Top Sports World is every athlete’s dream and an event organizer’s paradise.
The 80 acre state-of-the-art sports campus sits right in the heart of the Smoky Mountains. Located just 10 minutes away from the entrance of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and a short 4 mile drive to the scenic downtown Gatlinburg parkway; this family-oriented destination is the premier place for hosting tournaments, camps, community events and even birthday parties. Rocky Top also offers weekly recreational leagues for community members to participate in as a way to get out, meet new friends and get some exercise.
The facility opened in July 2014 and is equipped to fit the needs of any athlete. The 86,000 sq ft. facility contains:
- 6 basketball courts + 4 more on site
- 12 volleyball courts
- Team rooms
- Referee locker rooms
- Onsite restaurant
- Transportation from downtown via the Gatlinburg Trolley system
7 Outdoor fields
- 6 state-of-the-Art Synthetic Turf Fields, 1 natural surface field
- 6 fully lit fields
- Championship stadium field
With a campus this large, Rocky Top is able to accommodate virtually any type of tournament or competition. Some sports include soccer, volleyball, lacrosse, football, ultimate frisbee, and so much more. Rocky Top Sports World is within a day’s drive of ⅔ of the population east of the Mississippi and will continue to draw in hundreds of teams from the south east region.
Rocky Top Sports World always has fun events going on so make sure to check out their event calendar to keep up with camps, tournaments and leagues!