Gatlinburg is expecting to open the new “Rocky Top Sports World” sports tournaments and events center new Summer, 2014. This $20 million indoor/outdoor sports campus is on 80 acres of land next to the Gatlinburg-Pittman Highschool. It is becoming the most talked about new tournament destination in the Southeast. Less than 10 minutes from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park entrance and downtown Gatlinburg, this facility is a tournament and event organizer’s dream.
Many sports will be able to be played at this facility including:
- Ultimate Frisbee
- Wrestling & Martial Arts
- Table Tennis
- Other turf-based tournaments and events
The facility will house 7 outdoor fields, 6 basketball courts plus 4 more on site, championship stadium field, 12 volleyball courts plus 5 more on site and an indoor climbing wall. The indoor facility is 86,00 square feet and features state-of-the-art synthetic turf and field amenities. It will also include seating for 1,500 people complete with a press box.
The development and management of Rocky Top Sports World is overseen by the Sports Facilities Advisory (SFA), a global leader in the development and operation of sports and special events complexes. Construction began in March 2013 and is expected to continue through late spring 2014. The SFA works closely with the Gatlinburg Convention and Visitors Bureau to make sure that the level of service provided by the Rocky Top Sports World is parallel with the friendly reliable service that Gatlinburg is known for. The facility will offer a fantastic concessions area, convenient drop-off and pick-up area and the best spectator viewing options of any facility of this type. With seating capacity for several thousand and over 40,000 square feet of column free, weather proof, indoor events space, Rocky Top Sports World will be able to host any event imaginable. The staff at Rocky Top Sports World will help you plan the perfect holiday or birthday party, team event and awards ceremony, corporate and community events or faith gathering. The facility is currently booking tournaments and events. Contact (865)325-0044 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information. Play and Stay at ERA In The Smokies!!
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