Welcome to Knoxville!

Knoxville is a blossoming city, with a thriving downtown scene. Centrally located in the heart of downtown, the Holiday Inn World's Fair Park is your hub for exploring our town.

A multitude of festivals, fine art events, outdoor activities, farmers' markets, restaurants, bars, performances and concerts are constantly transpiring, leaving visitors and locals alike with opportunities to engage in the activity of their choice.

We are located adjacent to the Knoxville Convention Center, UT Convention Center and less than a mile from University of Tennessee's campus and Neyland Stadium. The gorgeous World's Fair Park is located immediately out our back entrance, boasting trails, Knoxville's largest public greenspace and iconic structures from the 1982 World's Fair.

Start planning your adventure with us. Explore more of what Knoxville has to offer using the links below.


Pick your passion and see what adventures await.  

Award-winning Knoxville is the place to be:

Travel and Leisure voted Knoxville in their Top-10 cities of "America's Favorite Places." (Source:  Travelandleisure.com May 2016)

Travel Channel named Knoxville 5th on its list of "9 Hip Towns that are National Park Getaways." (Source:  Travelchannel.com April 2016)

Knoxville named a "Best Value City for 2016." (Source: Trivago.com September 2015)

Voted the "2015 Top Big City" in reader's poll by Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine. (Source: Blueridgeoutdoors.com November 2015)



Some of the most picturesque parks are located in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Right out our back door, Knoxville's largest public green space contains iconic structures from the 1982 World's Fair, as well as a generous grassy field, trails and scenic views. The Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Knoxville's Greenway system and an on-site dog park are just a few of the other local options.

Find out more about all of our Park and Recreation available below.