Knoxville CVB
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Gymnastics
  • Softball
  • Swimming


301 S. Gay St.,
Knoxville, TN 37902


Chad Culver – Sports Commission Senior Director

Parker Medley – Sports Sales Director


The Visit Knoxville Sports Commission markets and sells Knoxville as a premier destination for regional, national, international amateur and professional sporting events, meetings, and conventions.

Highlights include:

  • A varied and inspiring landscape that offers the perfect spot for any type of outdoor adventure. You won’t have to venture far to find a river for paddling, a forest for hiking, or trail for watching native wildlife
  • From exciting downhill single-track trails to serene quarry lakes, bubbling mountain streams, or impressive rock outcrops, Knoxville’s varied and inspiring landscapes offer a great spot for any type of outdoor adventure
  • Knoxville’s Urban Wilderness, located less than three miles from downtown, features more than 50 miles of natural trails, Ijams Nature Center, quarry lakes and more (biking, canoeing, paddle boarding, etc.)
  • Knoxville offers some of the best and most diverse mountain bike trails in the southeast, with seven distinct systems providing exciting adventures for beginners to advanced riders.  
  • Market Square, part of the vibrant downtown, which features a variety of shops, restaurants and entertainment.

Located on the Tennessee River, at the crossroads of I-75, I-40 and I-81, Knoxville is within a day’s drive of nearly half of the U.S. population. The city is home to a number of festivals, loads of live music, a world-class zoo, highly acclaimed museums and a unique Urban Wilderness.

Highlighted Facilities

Knoxville Convention Center

Exhibition space

500,000 sq. ft.

Allan Jones Aquatic Center


Capacity: 2,000

Smyrna Bowling Center

Largest bowling center in Tennessee!


  • 52 lanes in a 50,000 square foot facility
  • Spare Time Café
  • Pool tables & arcade

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