Knoxville Parks

We love visiting playgrounds in the Knoxville area. Below are links to area playgrounds–I bet you didn’t know Knoxville had so many! Check out this post about our favorite ones and for additional photos!

Knoxville Parks

Downtown Knoxville Area

Fort Kid-elaborate play structure with slides, rides and swings.

Charles Krutch Park/Market Square-water play fountains, picnic tables, and a small stream.

Volunteer Landing-3 acres include playground, water play fountains, picnic tables, and fishing docks. Restrooms available.

World’s Fair Park-10 acres include playground, water play fountains, shelter, and open space. Restrooms available. Adjacent to the Sunsphere.


East Knoxville Area

Alex Haley Heritage Square-includes playgrounds, shelters, and open space

Ashely Nicole Dream Playground-Knoxville’s first totally accessible playground. Accessible restrooms available. Located inside Caswell Park.

Babe Ruth Park-1 acre includes playground, picnic tables, basketball court, and open space.

Cal Johnson Park-4 acres include playground, shelter, picnic table, and 2 basketball courts.

Caswell Park-10 acres includes the Ashley Nicole Dream Playground, shelter, and Knoxville’s first accessible playground

Gov. Ned McWherter/Riverside Landing Park-2 acres include playground, picnic tables, water access, and boat dock.

Harriet Tubman Park-4 acres include playground, shelters, 4 tennis courts, 4 basketball courts, and horseshoe pit.

Holston-Chilhowee Ballfields-14 acres include playground, 5 baseball/softball fields, and football field. Restrooms available.

Holston River Park-44 acres include playground, shelters, picnic tables, 2 soccer fields, and dog park. Restrooms available.

James Smith Park-1 acre includes playground, shelter, picnic table, and open space.

Morningside Park-23 acres include playground, shelters, picnic tables, and disc golf course.

Parkridge Park-2 acres include playground, shelter, picnic table, and basketball court.

Paul Hogue Park-1 acre includes playground, shelter, picnic table, and open space.

William Powell Park-2 acres include playground, shelter, picnic tables, and basketball court.


East Knox County Area

Forks of the River Park

Mascot Park

Seven Islands Wildlife Refuge


North Knoxville Area

Adair Park-39 acres that include a playground, shelter, gazebo and a large open area for play. Restrooms available.

Alice Bell Park/Ballfields-12 acres that include 6 baseball/softball fields, batting cages, and a playground. Restrooms available during games and practices.

Boright Park-1 acre that includes a playground, open spaces and picnic tables.

Christianberry Ballfields-6 acres that include 4 baseball/softball fields, 2 batting cages, and 2 playgrounds. Restrooms available.

Edgewood Park-2 acres that include a playground, picnic table, shelter, and tennis courts. Located beside the North Knoxville Library.

First Creek Park-10 acres that include a playground and open space.

Fountain City Ballfields-15 acres that include a 7 baseball/softball fields, 4 tennis courts, and a playground. Restrooms available.

Fountain City Park-8 acres that include a playground, 4 shelters, picnic tables, basketball court, open space and a natural spring/creek. Restrooms available.

Fourth & Gill Park-1 acre that includes a playground, shelter, picnic table, and basketball court.

North Hills Park-1 acre that includes a playground, shelter, picnic tables, and open space


North Knox County Area

Powell Station Park

Sterchi Hills Park

AYSO 337 Soccer Complex

Halls Community Park

Tommy Schumpert Park

Willow Creek Park

Northeast Knox County area

Beverly Park

Carter Park

Corryton Park

East Knox Park

Gibbs Ruritan Park

House Mountain

New Harvest Park


Northwest Knoxville Area

Badgett Fields-25 acres that include 6 baseball/softball fields, football field, playground, and open space. Restrooms available during games and practices.

Baxter Avenue Park-1 acre that includes a playground, picnic tables, and basketball court.

Danny Mayfield Park-1 acre that includes a playground, shelter, open space, and outdoor amphitheater.

Ed Cothren Pool-outdoor pool with 2 shelters.

Frajan Cambpell Park-1 acre that includes a playground, picnic tables, and a basketball court

Inskip Ballfields-9 acres that include 5 baseball/softball fields, football field, playground, and picnic tables. Restrooms available.

Inskip Park-12 acres that include a playground, 4 tennis courts, open space and a shelter. Restrooms available during pool season.

Inskip Pool-located within Inskip Park. Outdoor pool with 2 shelters and sand volleyball court.

Londsdale Park-4 acres that include 3 playgrounds, shelter, picnic tables, and basketball court.

Malcolm Martin Park-17 acres that include 1 shelter, softball field, playground, and basketball court. Restrooms available.

Northwest Middle School Park-14 acres that include a playground, 2 soccer fields, 2 tennis courts, open space, and roller hockey court.

Reed & Baxter Park-1 acre that includes a playground

S & J Colquitt Memorial Park-6 acres that include a playground, picnic tables and open space

Sam E. Hill Park-2 acres that include a playground, picnic tables, shelter, open space, 1 baseball/softball field, and 1 basketball court

Victor Ashe Park-120 acres that include a playground, open space, shelter, disc golf, football fields, soccer fields, horseshoe pits, and sand volleyball courts. Restrooms available.


Northwest Knox County Area

Ball Camp Community Park

Ball Camp Soccer Complex

Guinn Road Park

Hickory Creek

Karns Community Park-pool and playground

Meadow Creek Soccer Complex

Melton Hill Park

Nicholas Ball Park

Powell Levi Park

Solway Park

Knox County Sportspark

U.S. Cellular Soccer Complex

Walker Springs Park


South Knoxville Area

Cecil Webb Park-1 acre includes playground, picnic table, and 2 basketball courts.

Charter E. Doyle Park-26 acres include playground, shelter, 2 tennis courts, and dog park. Restrooms available.

Gary Underwood Park-5 acres include playground, soccer field, and shelter.

Ijams Nature Center-275 acres include play house, hiking trails, nature center, shelters, and picnic tables. Restrooms available.

Island Home Park-3 acres include playground, tennis court, baseball/softball field, and picnic tables.

Joe Foster Park-includes playground, swings, picnic tables, and picnic tables

Mary James Park-3 acres include 2 playgrounds (1 accessible) and picnic tables.

Mary Vestal Park-13 acres include playground, picnic tables, and baseball/softball field.

Maynard Glenn Ballfields-7 acres include playground, shelter, picnic tables, 4 baseball/softball fields, and batting cage. Restrooms available during games and practices.

Meadow Circle Park-1 acre includes playground, picnic table, shelter, and basketball court.

Sam Duff Memorial Park-12 acres include playground, 2 shelters, picnic tables, soccer field, tennis courts, track, and basketball courts. Restrooms available.

Scottish Pike Park-2 acres include playground, shelter, and picnic tables.


South Knox County Area

Alcoaway Optimist Park

Bower Field

French Memorial Park

I.C. King Park


Southwest Knox County Area

Admiral Farragut Park

Keller Bend Park

Carl Cowan Park -splash pad and playground

Concord Park (East)

Concord Park (West)

The Cove at Concord Park

The Point at Concord Park

Turkey Creek Wetland


West Knoxville Area

Lakeshore Park-110 acres include playground, open space, multiple ballfields, and paved trails. Restrooms available during games and practices.

Rocky Hill Ballfields-18 acres include 2 playgrounds and 8 baseball/softball. Restrooms available during games and practices.

Sequoyah Park-87 acres include playground, picnic tables, open space, 3 baseball/softball fields, and unpaved trails. Restrooms available during games and practices.

Tyson Park-27 acres include large playground (partially accessible), 8 shelters, 14 tennis courts, and 1 baseball/softball field. Restrooms available.

West Hills/John Bynon Park-14 acres include 2 playgrounds, 2 shelters, picnic tables, tennis courts, baseball/softball fields, open spaces, and basketball court. Restrooms available.

West View Park-3 acres include playground, 2 shelters, and paved trail.

Westwood Park-1 acre includes playground, shelter, picnic table, and open space.

Whitlow-Logan Park-2 acres with playground, picnic table, tennis court, and basketball court.


Farragut Area

Anchor Park-15 acres include playground, ballfields, and picnic area.

Founders Park at Campbell Station-17 acres include open play areas, pavilions, and walking trails. Restrooms available.

Mayor Bob Leonard Park-50 acres include accessible playground, multiple ballfields, and covered picnic area. Restrooms available.

McFee Park-26 acres include accessible playground, splash pad, and 2 pavilions. Restrooms available.