Johnson City CVB
  • Softball
  • Baseball
  • Watersport
  • Soccer
  • Cycling
  • Gymnastics


302 Buffalo Street
Johnson City, TN 37604


Kaitlyn Ricker
Director of Sports Development

James Mauney
Sports Sales Manager

Brenda Whitson
Executive Director


Named Top Adventure Town by Blue Ridge Outdoors, Johnson City is the ultimate place for world-class recreation. Waiting to greet any and all with good ol’ southern hospitality, Johnson City invites you to plan your next event at one of our top-notch athletic facilities in the foothills of the scenic Appalachians.

Highlights include:

  • The Tweetsie Trail, which provides opportunities for walking, hiking, running, biking, etc. on a relatively flat grade in a beautiful, natural setting
  • Boone Lake, which has a surface area of 4,400 acres, and features wonderful fishing, skiing and swimming
  • The Southern Dozen, 12 motorcycle rides based in Johnson City that travel all around the region
  • Tannery Knobs Mountain Bike Park. Mountain biking in the heart of Downtown Johnson City. Beginner to expert trails within a quarter mile of breweries, restaurants, and live music
  • Several wonderful golf courses, including Pine Oaks, The Ridges and the Johnson City Country Club
  • Buffalo Mountain Park, a 700+ city park with miles of rugged trails will feel remote but is located minutes from the city center

Johnson City’s central location is less than a day’s drive from the home court or field of half the U.S. population and offers a variety of luxury and affordable accommodations, along with attractions, restaurants and shops that feature endless opportunities for entertainment.

Highlighted Facilities

ETSU Ballad Health Athletic Center

The ETSU Ballad Health Athletic Center is a unique domed indoor stadium that is used for indoor track and field, football, gymnastics, volleyball, basketball, and intramural competition.  Johnson City hosted the NAIA Indoor Men’s’ and Women’s Track & Field National championships for ten years, and recently in 2016 have secured the championships again. This multi-use facility offers 80,000 square feet of unobstructed space along with multiple locker rooms, meeting space, concession areas, and hospitality suites.

Liberty Bell Sports Complex

The Science Hill High School Campus offers a multitude of competition sites. These include a newly renovated basketball arena, an 8,000 seat synthetic turf football stadium with track and field facilities and brand new collegiate level throws facility, multiple gymnasiums, walking trail, and diamond fields.

Winged Deer Park

Winged Deer Park serves as the city’s primary tournament venue. Winged Deer Park offers 5 fields with 300’ or greater fences, portable fencing, irrigated infields and outfields, covered dugouts, LED scoreboards, modern lighting, permanent concessions and restrooms, large press box with high speed internet and misting fans to keep teams cool.

Civitan Park

Civitan Park has five rectangular fields of varying sizes that are used for soccer, lacrosse, football, and other competition. Civitan features lighting on all fields, permanent restrooms and concessions, tournament director’s office, shade structures, and 1 mile walking trail.

Freedom Hall Civic Center

Capacity 6,100-8,500 | Newly renovated restrooms, seats, locker rooms, and more | Auxiliary gym, meeting space, and pool

TVA Credit Union Ballpark

Capacity: 4,000+ | Turf infield | Multi-level shaded beer garden

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