Plan Your Knoxville Adventure

There is so much to do in Knoxville that the city can’t be defined by just one thing. Rolling mountains and pristine lakes and rivers provide endless opportunities for adventure. Lovers of the arts will enjoy a thriving music, art and cultural scene that has led to Knoxville being dubbed “The Maker City.” Stroll countless parks and greenways, immerse yourself in historical exhibits, and savor our award-winning cuisine served with a side of genuine hospitality. No matter how you experience our hidden gem of a city, you can be sure of one thing: Knoxville will surprise you.



The cradle of country music — and everything else.

From honky-tonk to hip-hop, the soundtrack of Knoxville is every genre you can imagine.

Learn more about our thriving music scene.


The hardest part is choosing.

Come sip and savor to your heart’s (and stomach’s) content at Knoxville’s award-winning eateries, breweries and distilleries.

Bring your appetite and your sense of adventure: a foodie's paradise awaits.


Get all artsy in The Maker City.

Home to countless craftspeople, Knoxville is brimming with all things artistic.

Explore a museum, visit a gallery, take in a play, or immerse yourself in a historical exhibit.

Discover the artistic side of Knoxville.



Love to hit the trail? Paddle a river? Climb a mountain just because?

Knoxville has endless opportunities for outdoor adventure just a hop, skip and jump from the city.

Get the details on getting out there.