World's Fair Park

Parks and Recreation Director

Sheryl Ely
sely@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-4311

Lakeshore Park
5930 Lyons View Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

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PARK DETAILS
• 15.44 acres
• 1 shelter
• playground
• open space
• paved trail
• restrooms
Second Creek Greenway
• adjacent to Knoxville Sunsphere, Knoxville Convention Center, World's Fair Exhibition HallKnoxville Museum of Art and the L&N STEM Academy
Handicap SignAccessible parking
RIDE THE BUS TO THIS PARK
katRoute 42 - Clinch Ave at World's Fair Park Dr.
City Council District: 1 & 6
World's Fair Park

1060 Worlds Fair Park Drive
Knoxville, TN 37916

Downtown Knoxville

Directions:  I-40 to Exit #388 Henley Street /US-441 South. Go .2 mile towards Downtown Knoxville. Continue towards TN-62/Summit Hill Dr./Western Ave. - go 0.2 mile. Continue on 11th ST SW - go 0.2 mile. Turn left on Clinch Ave. - go 0.1 mile. Turn left on World's Fair Park Drive.


World's Fair Park

Once the site of the 1982 World's Fair, this incredible park includes miles of lawn, acres of flowers, cascading waterfalls, placid streams, and many more gifts of natural beauty create an inviting environment for festivals, performances, meetings, conferences, or a quiet moment for personal reflection. The park is also the home of the Knoxville Convention Center and the Word's Fair Exhibition Hall.


PUBLIC BUILDING AUTHORITY (PBA)

World's Fair Park is managed by Public Building Authority (PBA).

Call 865-215-1158 or 800-727-8045 for more information or to book your next event.
www.WorldsFairPark.org


SUNSPHERE OBSERVATION DECK 

The Observation Deck at the Sunsphere is open from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. daily 7 days a week.  


GOOGLE TREKKER STREET VIEW


Explore World's Fair Park on Google Trekker Street View (images from Fall 2014):
World's Fair Park
Tennessee Amphitheater, World's Fair Park
Sunsphere


PARK RULES & REGULATIONS


1.) For the protection of our park and the safety of its users, the following are prohibited:

  • No alcoholic beverages
  • No open fires
  • No hitting golf balls anywhere in the park
  • No motorized vehicles in park
  • No equestrian activity
2.) Per city ordinance, all animals must be maintained on a leash.
3.) Please be respectful of other trail users.
4.) Please help to keep our parks beautiful by disposing trash in proper receptacles.
5.) Hours - Open dawn to dusk unless otherwise posted.