Located in Gatlinburg, TN, Rocky Top Sports World is one of the nation’s newest and best sports complexes in the eastern United States. With the backdrop of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Rocky Top Sports World has become the destination for many sports teams and youth sporting events. Sprawled over 80 acres, Rocky Top Sports World is bigger and better than any other venue in the region. Able to accommodate 1,500 spectators for football, soccer, lacrosse, ultimate Frisbee and band events on their championship turf field, this is one of the most desired locations for tournaments in the area. Voted one of the Top 10 Multi-Use Sports Facilities by SportsEvents Magazine in 2017, Rocky Top Sports World is unparalleled by any other sports facility in the area.
Able to accommodate turf sports and court sports, Rocky Top Sports World is an organizer’s dream. Easily accessible from Gatlinburg and surrounding vacation spots, guests can even ride the trolley from downtown Gatlinburg to the facility, making it very easy for players’ families and guests to attend all of their events. The outdoor turf facilities not only include 6 Astroturf fields and 1 natural turf field they are also able to configure these into up to 14 youth soccer fields. And with lots of parking, picnic tables for guests’ use, a children’s play area for the little ones and bleacher seating, it all adds up to a great time for family and friends to spend the day or weekend while watching some great games. The outdoor fields aren’t only for soccer. Event organizers can host football, lacrosse and band events also, making this a very versatile facility.
Do you need indoor facilities for your event? Rocky Top Sports World has ample space for any indoor sport you desire. The indoor facilities are deemed “The Rock” and with team rooms, event planner workspace and message boards throughout the facility, everyone can be on the same page when it comes to timing and events. There are 6 hardwood basketball courts, plus 4 more on the site. Hydraulic volleyball nets and goals also help to configure up to 12 volleyball courts with even more on site to accommodate multiple team play. There’s bleacher seating for spectators and a control desk for information gathering. And if players or spectators are hungry, Champ’s Grill can supply them with delicious food for between games or while watching play.
While at the facility, guests can also access the Gatlinburg Community Center and the Anna Porter Public Library which are both located on the Rocky Top Sports World grounds.
Rocky Top Sports World also has available space for other events, not only sports. Ever thought about hosting a birthday party to remember at Rocky Top Sports World? There are many packages to choose from to celebrate a memorable party for all. Activities are included and some great fun for all. Sports based, children of all ages will have the time of their life. Prices are reasonable and add ons are available to the party packages. With prices starting at $219 for 15 party guests, the opportunities for a memorable party are limitless with added guests for $10 each and other added features for reasonable prices. Parties include one hour of play of your choice according to which party package you choose, 30 minutes of party time, food and drink for each guest, a party attendant for the first 15 party goers, a second attendant (additional cost) for over 15 party guests, decorations, supplies, set up, clean up and even a tee shirt for the special guest of the party. What more could you ask for? As far as additional add ons available for an additional fee, you can add a personalized sheet cake, additional drinks for your guests, an appearance by Champ the Bear, the Rocky Top Sports World Mascot, who will pose for pictures with guests and you can also pay for additional time for your party, charged by the half hour. The age range of parties includes The Rocky Top Sports Little Topper Party which is geared toward ages 3 to 10 with age appropriate activities and a visit from Champ the Bear. The Rocky Top Sports Mania Party Package is suitable for all ages, including adults. The Rocky Top Sports King of the Mountain Party Package is great for children age 12 and up and has indoor or outdoor possibilities according to space available. The Rocky Top Sports Blaster Tag Party Package is geared toward age 8 and up. This is the one to book if your party guests like paintball with the exception of the welts a paintball can give them. Blaster Tag is just as fun, without the pain. All of the party packages can be customized for the amount of guests, added options, indoor or outdoor play along with many other things to make your party one to remember. You can request more information about the party packages by visiting the webpage on the Rocky Top Sports World website. https://rockytopsportsworld.com/birthdays/
Do you have a member or two of your family that loves to do fantasy sports drafts? What about your group of friends? Are they all involved in your fantasy sports? Well, Rocky Top Sports World has an option just for you. Try the Rocky Top Sports World Fantasy Fanatics Draft Party Package. Your crew will get a private draft room, high-speed internet access and buffet-style food along with other great options. To find out more about this great draft party option, or to schedule one, go to the website at https://rockytopsportsworld.com/fantasy-fanatics-draft-party/ to learn more.
Not only can Rocky Top Sports World accommodate your friends and family for birthdays and sports draft parties, consider having your holiday party or special event hosted there. With the ability to accommodate large groups of people, holiday celebrations and other events can easily be scheduled for your friends and family to attend easily. Contact the Events Manager for more information or to schedule an event.
If you are interested in joining a league, Rocky Top Sports World has multiple weekly leagues for you. Get some exercise, meet new people, and just have fun. Whether you like basketball, football, or other sports, sign up for a weekly league or check out the upcoming events that you can register for at the complex.
Want to sign your child up for an upcoming sports camp where they can learn new tricks, tips and techniques to help their game? Rocky Top Sports World hosts many camps that can hone your child’s talents when it comes to football, basketball, soccer and other sports. They’ll have fun, learn, and meet new friends.
If you own a local company and want to get your company name in front of thousands of sports enthusiasts, Rocky Top Sports World can be a major player in your advertising game. With many events, tournaments and leagues at the complex throughout the year, along with their spectators, advertising at Rocky Top Sports World can get your company in front of thousands of visitors who will be needing lodging, be interested in other sports related activities, want to know about local restaurants and attractions to compliment their visit and will boost your sales or attendance at your venue. Contact Rocky Top Sports World to see what they can do for you in the way of advertising your business and getting your company name in front of thousands of people. Not only can you advertise, you can also sponsor events and get your company name in front of attendees that way.
When it comes to lodging your team or your family, Rocky Top Sports World can show you the many available choices in the nearby area with nearby access to the facility and also to local attractions. There are many lodging options available for your team or family. Multiple hotels are located in the Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge area that can accommodate your team or your family. Want a cozy, family oriented vacation-like stay? Try a private mountain cabin for your stay. How about some team building accommodations with a taste of the beautiful Smoky Mountains as your background? There are many cabin rental companies like Pioneer Vacation Rentals who have large multiple bedroom cabins where your team can stay together and build a closer relationship while participating in their tournament or event. Are you family members attending an event? Do you only need lodging for a few people? There are smaller cabins available, condos, and local hotels you can choose from to customize your stay in the heart of the Smoky Mountains within minutes of the Rocky Top Sports World Complex. There is also the option of choosing your accommodations through PSE Event Lodging, who has partnered with Rocky Top Sports World to help you with your stay in the area. You can visit their website 24/7 and book single rooms or enough lodging for your team or league for overnight stays or extended stays. If you can’t find something that suits your needs, you can call them. Visit the lodging webpage at https://rockytopsportsworld.com/lodging/ for more information or if you prefer to support local cabin rental companies like Pioneer Vacation Rentals, visit their website at https://pioneerrents.com/ to choose a special cabin for your stay.
Your visit to Rocky Top Sports World can be enhanced by enjoying some of the wide variety of activities in the nearby area during your team’s down time. Just a few of the nearby attractions include The Great Smoky Mountain National Park, a gem in the heart of the Smoky Mountains, with a variety of things to do and see. The Great Smoky Mountain National Park Sugarlands Entrance is only 5.5 miles from Rocky Top Sports World and is a great way to spend some time in the natural setting of the Smoky Mountains during your stay. Want to do some local shopping while you’re in the area? Downtown Gatlinburg is only 4 miles from the complex and offers many different shopping experiences downtown including shops, activities, the beautiful Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies, Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, a variety of restaurants like Bubba Gump Shrimp Company and Mellow Mushroom Pizza among many others. If you would like to do some shopping to sample some art from local artists or even some jams and jellies made right here in the Smoky Mountains, visit The Glades, an artist community and 8 mile driving loop that features many local artists and shops to suit anyone’s taste. Located at the edge of Gatlinburg, The Glades is an amazing way to get a look at what the Smoky Mountain Artist community has to offer.
Nearby Pigeon Forge also has a lot to offer in the way of activities for your team. Multiple go-cart tracks are always a huge hit with the kids and if you want to do some outlet shopping try Tanger Outlets, which are less than 15 miles from the Rocky Top Sports World complex. There are also many dinner show options including the Hatfield and McCoy Dinner Show, among many others. And let’s not forget Dollywood, one of the gems of Pigeon Forge with the Dixie Stampede Dinner Show also. If you’re a fan of car shows, Pigeon Forge hosts many car shows, including custom car shows, during the year and everyone is welcome to browse the many beautiful cars on display as they line the Parkway during the shows.
All in all, a visit to Rocky Top Sports World for your team tournament or league play can be much more than just a sports related visit. You can turn it into a great Smoky Mountain Getaway and enjoy yourself and introduce your team or family to one of the Nation’s Great Vacation spots in the heart of the Smoky Mountains.