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Rocky Top Sports World - Gatlinburg

Posted by on February 03, 2018

Entrance sign at Rocky Top Sports World

Rocky Top Sports World is located in Gatlinburg, TN. It's one of the nation's newest and best sports complexes. It's located in the eastern United States. Near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Rocky Top Sports World is a top destination for sports teams. It's also great for youth sporting events. Sprawled over 80 acres, Rocky Top Sports World is bigger and better than any other venue in the region. It's able to accommodate 1,500 spectators. This is for football, soccer, lacrosse, ultimate Frisbee and band events. Also their championship turf field is also one of the most desired locations for tournaments in the area. It's been voted one of the Top 10 Multi-Use Sports Facilities by SportsEvents Magazine in 2017. Therefore, 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. This makes it very easy for players’ families and guests to attend all of their events. The outdoor turf facilities not only includes 6 Astroturf fields and 1 natural turf field, but they're able to configure these into up to 14 youth soccer fields. It has lots of parking, picnic tables for guests’ use, and also a children’s play area. There's also bleacher seating. It all adds up to a great time 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.

Party Facilities at Rocky Top Sports World

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”. There's team rooms, event planner work spaces 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. There's also even more on site to accommodate multiple team play. There’s bleacher seating for spectators and a control desk for information gathering. If hungry, players or spectators, 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. These are also 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's many packages to choose from to celebrate a memorable party for everyone. Activities are included and some great fun can be had for all. Sports based, children of all ages will have the time of their lives.


Prices for Events

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. Also 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. There are also 30 minutes of party time, food and drink for each guest, a party attendant for the first 15 party goers, a second attendant 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?

Additional Add-Ons

As far as additional add-ons available for an additional fee, you can add on! There are personalized sheet cakes, additional drinks for your guests, an appearance by Champ the Bear, the Rocky Top Sports World Mascot. He'll pose for pictures with guests and you can also pay for additional time for your party. The age range of parties includes The Rocky Top Sports Little Topper Party. This 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. Also the Rocky Top Sports King of the Mountain Party Package is great for children age 12 and up. It has an indoor or outdoor possibilities according to space available.

Rocky Top Sports Blaster Tag Party Package

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. Blaster Tag is just as fun, without the pain paintballs can give. All of the party packages can be customized for the amount of guests. There's 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.

Fantasy Sports Drafts

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 also 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 to learn more.

Rocky Top Sports World doesn't only accommodate your friends and family for birthdays and sports draft parties. You can 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. 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.

Advertising in Rocky Top Sports World

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.

If you are 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.

Lodging Accommodations

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's 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's 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?

Cabins, Condos, and Local Hotels

There's 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's 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 for more information or if you prefer to support local cabin rental companies like Pioneer Vacation Rentals, visit their website 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.

Great Smoky Mountain National Park Sugarlands

The Great Smoky Mountain National Park Sugarlands Entrance is only 5.5 miles from Rocky Top Sports World. It's also 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'd 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.

Pigeon Forge

Nearby Pigeon Forge also has lots 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 everyone's welcome to browse the many beautiful cars on display as they line the Parkway during the shows.

A visit to Rocky Top Sports World for your team tournament or league play is much more than just sports. You can also turn it into a great Smoky Mountain Getaway and enjoy yourself. Introduce your team or family to one of the Nation’s Great Vacation spots in the heart of the Smoky Mountains.

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