361 Fountain View Circle
Alcoa, TN 37701
Phone: (865) 379-7799
Fax: (865) 379-0034
Established in 1819, Maryville College is one of the oldest undergraduate institutions in the South. Steeped in tradition, it is affiliated to the Presbyterian Church. It provides students with unrivaled educational resources and facilities in the fields of academics, athletics and extracurricular activities. Milestones in their history include being the first college in the state to have a female bachelor’s degree holder.
The West High School in Knoxville is one of the most well-known schools in the city. As a Professional Development school, it is ranked as one of the top schools in the country by Newsweek magazine. To maintain the high standards that it has become so known for, the school employs a holistic approach to education, focusing on an all round growth of each child. The school also has a very popular athletics department, and it encourages participation in various sports including soccer, softball, football, rugby, and even golf. The school also is the venue for some cultural and educational events. For more information please see the website.
This arena provides one of the largest campus basketball facilities in the whole of America. Home to both the U.T. Men and Women's basketball teams, the Thompson-Boling Arena is popular with the crowds that crave quality college basketball events. Apart from that, the arena also hosts a number of concerts, sporting events and exhibitions. Tickets can be purchased through the box office located at the arena itself as well as various ticket outlets throughout the city. Only cash is accepted at the ticket outlets while the box office also accepts credit cards.
The third largest city in Tennessee state, Knoxville has been in existence since 1786. This rapidly-growing city is located just outside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and is accessible from an International waterway. Downtown Knoxville is the business district with many offices as well as commercial organizations having come up. The city also has excellent medical centers which serve people even from nearby countries. Various festivals celebrated here provide the residents with lots of options for entertainment.
Church of the Cove is a contemporary church in Townsend. Worshipers and believers gather at this church for its one of a kind sermons. There is a lot of singing involved in the regular sermons and prayers here. This simple church's main objective is to bring people together in faith. Church proceedings are held regularly here. It is also actively involved in social service and the betterment of the community. Come by for an enriching religious experience.
The Pigeon Forge High School is a typical American educational institution, with grades 9 - 12 being covered in the curriculum. Since its initiation in 1999, this school has educated the little community of Pigeon Forge. A great advantage that this school has is that it is located quite close to the city's parks and the Community Center, thus allowing easier access to the students to the recreational and other facilities found in these places. Besides having a required academic system, the school also encourages participation by the students in extra-curricular activities. Please see the website or contact the school for more information.
The Sevierville Events Center is a one stop venue for trade fairs, expos, exhibitions, conferences etc. The venue is owned by the city public building authority and is run by the government. Most of the events happening here require registration and very few of them are open to the public. The center houses a ballroom, meeting rooms, outdoor exhibit area and also provides catering facilities. Many hotels around the center cater to lodging needs. The Sevierville Events Center is the perfect location for large events and conferences.
At the foot of the Smoky Mountains lies the charming community of Pigeon Forge. Not only does the town reflect the natural beauty of its neighboring national park but also offers a variety of cultural activities to hold the interest of locals and visitors alike.
For over 30 years, the Smoky Mountain Convention Center has been enabling groups and conventions to take advantage of the natural beauty of the Smoky Mountains with all the modern conveniences needed for large-scale events.