- TripBuzz found 121 things to do with kids in or near Knoxville, Tennessee, including 92 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Pigeon Forge, Townsend, Sevierville and Maryville.
- From Knoxville Zoological Gardens to Putt-Putt Golf & Games, the Knoxville area offers 78 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Theaters, Natural History Museums and Hiking Trails.
- Know County is home to Knoxville, Tennessee and some 180,000 residents. Covering an area over 100 square miles, this populous city is the college town for the University of Tennessee. The city maintains a vast variety of architecture in culture, spanning from the 1700's to modern day, with distinct downtown and residential areas. Knoxville withholds a strong artistic presence, hosting a range of festivals and entertainment.
Fast Tracks offers different attractions for kids and adults, from amusement park rides, carnival games and a fun slide, to the site's main attraction – go karts. Fast Tracks offers a pro track, a twisting 3-storey elevated track, and double passenger karts for parents and kids.
71% 301 votes
3010 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863 MoreLess Info
Take a ride on a mining car to the first holes of two miniature golf courses at Professor Hacker's Lost Treasure Golf, a treasure-hunt-themed attraction complete with waterfalls, a pirate ship, and a volcano .
Spread over 260 acres, the Jayell Ranch offers a wide range of outdoor activities. The most common arrangement involves horseback riding through the land owned by the ranch, but guests can also enjoy zipline adventures and ATV rentals.
76% 516 votes
909 Little Cove Rd, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863 MoreLess Info
In addition to horseback riding trails, the Big Rock Dude Ranch at Ponderosa has many other outdoor activities. Guests can enjoy ATV rides, a fishing pond, gem mining, heritage museum, petting zoo, and on site Chow Boys Cafe.
For a unique theme park experience, visit Dollywood, situated on 150-acres at the foot of the Smoky Mountains. Featuring 40 rides including several roller coasters, live entertainment, and more, this is a trip for the whole family.
Equipped with a variety of courses, Smoky Mountain Ziplines offers exhilarating, outdoor adventures. Staffed with experienced guides, the facility includes an indoor meeting space for group parties and corporate teambuilding conferences.
84% 1348 votes
Dollywood Lane, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863 MoreLess Info
Dollywood's Splash Country Water Adventure Park offers 23 water adventure and thrill rides spread across 32 acres including river rushes, plunge slides, and lazy rivers. The park also features special areas for younger children.
80% 10 votes
1471 McCarter Hollow Road, Sevierville, TN 37862 MoreLess Info
Parrot Mountain & Gardens sits on 4 acres of gardens and features hundreds of tropical birds and thousands of plants, flowers and trees. Visitors can feed birds in the garden and aviary and pet baby birds in the nursery.