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2018 Fun Fest Extreme Showdown Competition

Skateboards and BMX riders compete in the annual Fun Fest Extreme Showdown competition during Kingsport's Fun Fest on Saturday, July 14th, 2018

2018 Spring Glow Dodgeball Champions Announced

Parks and Rec Glow Dodgeball - February 2018 We had a great time at the Kingsport Parks and Recreation Glow-In-The-Dark Dodgeball on February 9th, 2018. With a crowd of over 100 spectators at V.O. Dobyns and we can't wait to do it again. Congratulations to our 2018 winners: Adult Division Winners - The Dirty Dodgers Youth Division Winners: - The Harlem Glowballers

Job Opportunities – Spend your Summer with Parks & Rec

Summer Jobs

Summer Program Attendant Leader Job Description: This job will run from late May until late July, and will average 30-40 hours per week. Summer staff will be placed at various site locations throughout Kingsport. Duties will include, but not limited to, organizing games/activities, supervising, directing and leading the summer participants of ages 6-12. Outdoor activities… Read more »

Kingsport Centennial Park opening

The City of Kingsport celebrated the opening of a new park on Saturday, August 26th. Enjoy the photographs from this special event and share with your friends and social media accounts..

Allandale Mansion – Amphitheater

444 West Stone Drive On the grounds of Allandale Mansion is an Amphitheater built with a Georgian style architecture. The amphitheater is open dawn to dark, except when scheduled for events. The Amphitheater features: A 800 sq ft. flat stage, a dressing room Access to stage power and access to electrical connections for remote sound… Read more »

Cattails at MeadowView

1901 Meadowview Parkway Cattails at MeadowView, a Denis Griffiths design, originally opened in 1998 and has quickly become recognized as one of the top golf courses in a Tennessee region that was recently named the second best golf city in America by Golf Digest magazine. Cattails Golf Course features Bermuda fairways and Bentgrass greens, boasting… Read more »

Ultimate Frisbee ( Fall )

Ultimate Frisbee (Fall)   Eligibility: All skill levels are welcome   Programs offered: Pick up Ultimate games Fees: No Fees Program Timeline: Every other Saturday, Beginning September 5th Spring Dates TBD Location: Field at VO Dobbins Senior Complex (8-10pm) Program Administrator Ethan Medley (423) 343-9723 EthanMedley@KingsportTN.gov

Borden Park – Basketball Courts

901 Lamont Street Borden Park is a 17 acre neighborhood park with many recreational components. The Park features: An asphalt outdoor basketball court located adjacent to the community building in the park.  A water fountain and seating areas are located close to the court. A walking trail, tennis courts, children’s playground equipment, horseshoe pits, outdoor… Read more »