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5 Best Gatlinburg & Pigeon Forge Attractions for Thrill Seekers

Some of Gatlinburg & Pigeon Forge’s best attractions were made with thrill seekers in mind. People love to visit this area to see the beautiful Smoky Mountains, and these Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge attractions give you the opportunity to do that from some of the highest points, moving at the fastest speeds! Here are the best attractions in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge for thrill seekers: Read More

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4 Reasons Our Gatlinburg Sports Complex is the Best Place to Play

Our 80-acre campus features a variety of excellent indoor and outdoor facilities, including 6 state-of-the-art synthetic turf fields, a natural surface field, and a championship stadium field. Our 86,000-square-foot indoor facility is equally impressive, complete with 6 basketball courts, 12 volleyball courts, and more. It‘s no wonder why so many teams love to play at our complex! Here are 4 reasons why our Gatlinburg sports complex is the best place to play: Read More

Stunning view of the fall colors from the Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail.

5 Places to Visit in the Smoky Mountains for a Fun Team Photo

When playing a sports tournament, you probably will want a team photo to commemorate your experience in the Smokies! There are several places to visit in the Smoky Mountains for a fun team photo. While you can always snap some great photos around our sports campus, there are plenty of local destinations where you can take a unique photograph of your team! Here are 5 places to visit in the Smoky Mountains for a fun team photo: Read More

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Top 4 Things to Do in the Smoky Mountains That Promote Physical Fitness

If you are looking for some great ways to maintain your fitness routine during your vacation in the Smokies, there are plenty of fun options! Whether your family enjoys hiking through the mountains, skiing down black diamond slopes or swimming laps in a refreshing pool, you will find it all just minutes away from Rocky Top Sports World! Here are the top things to do in the Smoky Mountains that promote physical fitness: Read More

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Top 5 Things to do in Gatlinburg in the Winter

If you are attending an event or tournament at Rocky Top Sports World during the winter season, make it an extended vacation to enjoy everything that Gatlinburg has to offer! You will find plenty of fun activities to enjoy in Gatlinburg during the winter season, including both indoor and outdoor attractions! Here are the top 5 things to do in Gatlinburg in the winter: Read More

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5 Reasons Our Campus is Perfect for Special Events in Gatlinburg

While we are known as the place to hold a sports tournament in the Smoky Mountains, you will be pleasantly surprised to know we can also host special events such as weddings, birthday parties, corporate meetings, and family reunions! After all, we have more than 50,000 square feet of indoor space at our Gatlinburg sports complex available for your use! Here are 5 reasons why our sports campus is perfect for hosting special events in Gatlinburg: Read More

Stunning photo of Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains.

4 Reasons Teams Love Our Recommended Places to Stay in Gatlinburg

One of the huge benefits of having your event or tournament at Rocky Top Sports World is that our sports campus is only minutes away from hundreds of convenient lodging options! Whether your team wants to stay in a hotel, condo, or cabin, you can find the perfect option to meet your needs! Here are the top 4 reasons why teams love our recommended places to stay in Gatlinburg: Read More

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Top 4 Gatlinburg Attractions With Group Discounts

One of the huge benefits of playing a tournament at Rocky Top Sports World is our sports campus is right on the doorstep to downtown Gatlinburg! You can celebrate a win and treat your team to some of the top attractions in the Smoky Mountains! Many of these attractions offer a reduced rate to groups, making them both fun and affordable! Here are the top 4 Gatlinburg attractions with group discounts: Read More

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Top 4 Benefits of Playing Sports on a Youth Team

Kids who play on a youth sports team can enjoy some tremendous benefits that affect all areas of their life! These not only can help kids at their current age but can come in handy later in life as an adult! If you are trying to encourage your kids to play sports or thinking about signing your child up for a local team, it can be well worth the effort! Here are the top 4 benefits of playing sports on a youth team: Read More

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4 Reasons Teams Love When We Cater Their Sporting Event in Gatlinburg TN

One of the huge benefits of hosting a sports tournament at Rocky Top Sports World is that we offer our own catering services! This means that your team can enjoy a delicious and convenient meal without leaving our sports campus! There is no need to settle for an expensive meal in downtown Gatlinburg when you can take advantage of our affordable and tasty options! Here are the top 4 reasons why teams love when we cater their sporting event in Gatlinburg TN: Read More