For kids, Blount County Parks and Rec offers gymnastics and tumbling classes, dance classes, karate classes, swim team, ballet classes, sewing classes, art classes, and pottery classes. The department also offers a variety of sports leagues including, football, soccer, basketball, and baseball. This department also offers summer camps and maintains local playgrounds, which offer pavilion rentals for birthday parties. A variety of classes are also offered for adults and seniors.
Come our and celebrate the rich history of Cades Cove at this FREE event.
This members only tennis club offers a variety of options for both kids and adults. Memberships include 6 month, year long and summer options.
Knoxville Racquet Club also offers week long Tennis and Adventure camps in the summer. The camps offer tenis instruction and are geared towards kids ages 6 – 12
- Average breakfast price $9/adults, $4/kids
- Average lunch/dinner price $9/adults, $4/kids
This nostalgic diner serves up variety of traditional favorites including country fried steaks, “home cookin’ ” delights, burgers, sandwiches, soups, salads, and more!
This summer camp, operated by the Sevier County Baptist Association, offers both day and overnight options. Here, campers can grow in their Christian faith while enjoying a variety of recreational activities. Retreat rentals are also available.
Average lunch/dinner price $11/sandwiches, $25/ whole pizza (a worth-it splurge!)
A fun southern chain with a trippy atmosphere, Mellow Mushroom serves up delicious gourmet pizzas like the Kosmic Karma, and Holy Shiitake Pie. They also serve a variety of more traditional pizzas, salads, and sandwiches. They are well known for their spring water dough and offering a HUGE variety of specialty beer.
This dog park features separate sections for small and large dogs, doggy water fountains, a fire hydrant, and waste stations. This park is located along the Holston River Greenway.
Pick-Your-Own Crops: strawberries, raspberries and a variety of fresh vegetables
Educational tours are available for schools and groups.
This science-based indoor amusement park provides over 35,000 square feet of educational entertainment. The center also includes a ropes course, laser tag, and magic show. In addition to day passes, this facility hosts group events and birthday parties. The entire facility can also be rented for large events.
This art studio provides classes specifically for kids. Classes include painting, drawing, sculpting, and more! This studio also holds an annual chalk drawing event at Maryville college, Chalk the Walk. Summer camp programs are also available. This studio is associated with Fine Arts Blount.
This haunted attraction is open year round.
This fun and interactive children’s museum features hand-on play-based learning opportunities in the areas of science and STEAM. The museum also boats story time, arts and crafts, camps and birthday parties!