A FULL LIST OF FACILITY FEATURES AND AMENITIES INCLUDES:
- 7 synthetic turf fields and 86,000 indoor square feet of court
- 6 basketball courts
- 12 volleyball courts
- Concession stand
- Team locker rooms
- Private meetings spaces
- Extensive upper-level viewing for fans
- A place to sell merchandise for organizations, teams and clubs
- A championship field with a press box and the ability to seat up to 1,500 guests.
In addition to the venue itself, Rocky Top Sports World provides an enthusiastic and knowledgeable tournament and events planning team that works hand in hand with the Gatlinburg Convention and Visitors Bureau. This team is eager and ready to work with tournament organizers, event planners, coaches and more to execute every detail of their event. As Lori McMahan Moore, Marketing and Business Development Director for Rocky Top Sports describes, “Our leadership team has over 75 years of experience in the tournament, event and marketing business. The facility layout, space, parking and key partners (like Gatorade) contribute in making tournament events a success.”
Tournament planners should also consider the convenience and centrality of this venue. Rocky Top Sports World is within a day’s drive of almost two-thirds of the United States’ population east of the Mississippi River. For families that travel a lot with club sports and tournaments, this makes it more affordable and easier to get to.
As Lori McMahan Moore adds, “One of the best things about planning a tournament or event at Rocky Top Sports World, is there are no size requirements. So from the more modest tournament size to a very large competition, this venue can meet all the needs of any tournament, camp or competition.”
A SAMPLING OF THIS FALL AND WINTER’S EVENTS INCLUDE:
- rumble At “da” Rock Basketball Play Date: November 8th
- elks National Hoop Shoot Free Throw Contest: November 9th
- gatlinburg College Showcase Soccer Kickoff: 15 – 16
- great Escape Young Adult & Seniors Volleyball Tournament: November 22
- 11th Annual Smoky Mountain Duals Wrestling: December 22-23
For more information visit: http://rockytopsportsworld.com/tournaments-events/
Tournament and event planners, need look no further. Rocky Top Sports World has clearly exceeded expectations. As owner of National Soccer Events, John Schneider, exclaims, “We are excited to see soccer being played in Gatlinburg. Rocky Top Sports World is a great place for soccer tournaments and we are proud to be a part of it”
Multi-Use Meeting Space: Weddings, Conferences, Retreats and More
Rocky Top Sports World isn’t just for sports, this incredible venue proves can be a fantastic location for weddings, parties, conferences, birthday parties and more. Party and event planners can get excited about the unique amenities, large meeting spaces, and game and team building opportunities affords Rocky Top Sports World can provide every event. With over 40,000 square feet column free, weather proof, indoor events space the possibilities are endless.
As Lori McMahan Moore notes, “We have meeting rooms, leadership training and birthday events available to guests. We have not hosted our first wedding yet, but we look forward to working with the first couple to request Rocky Top Sports World for their sports-themed nuptials.”
For the ultimate sports fans or couples seeking a large event space, with unlimited capabilities, Rocky Top Sports World is the perfect space to host a Smoky Mountain Wedding. With over 40,000 square foot of indoor space, couples that don’t want to worry about Mother Nature ruining their big day. In addition, with its large open spaces and sizable square footage, there is no limit to the number of guests a couple can invite. In addition the breath taking Mountains scenery that surrounds Rocky Top Sports World makes it the perfect place to say, “I do.”
Though Sports is its mainstay, many event planners could add a kick and “Wow Factor” to their next conference by choosing to host it at Rocky Top Sports World. Its large meeting rooms are ideal for presentations and conference meeting rooms, and its expansive campus provides a unique setting and alternative to other more traditional conference venues. Conference attendees can appreciate the wide open spaces Rocky Top Sports World affords instead of the feeling of cramped hotel conference spaces.
In addition Rocky Top Sports World is the perfect place to enhance and practice team building exercise and activities with conference groups. Conference planners may elect to use the rock climbing wall and indoor courts or outdoor fields for team building activities or just provide as a fun diversion between meetings and sessions.
ULTIMATE SPORTS BIRTHDAY PARTY
For the sports fan or little athlete in your clan, why not host the ultimate sports birthday party? With a rock climbing wall, indoor courts, and outdoor fields, Rocky Top Sports World is an incredible setting to plan a fun and interactive birthday party that will long be remembered. The sports spaces, meeting rooms, and additional amenities provide parents and party planners unlimited options for contests, games, food and much more.
For large families seeking open spaces, and some friendly competition, Rocky Top Sports World is a superb space to bring the family together again. A true destination getaway and get together, this venue will be a family fun event to remember. Not only will families have a chance to bond, reminiscence, and enjoy great food; but they can make new memories, playing games, shooting hoops or horsing around in one of the numerous sports fields or courts available.
Set amidst the splendor of the Great Smoky Mountains, Rocky top Sports World is a fantastic setting for church groups seeking the reprieve and of natural wonder of the surrounding Great Smoky Mountains. Meeting spaces and extensive indoor/outdoor venues serve church group’s planning numerous types of lectures, meetings, worship and more.
A Trip to Remember