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Register Now for 2021 Fall Adult Softball Leagues

Kingsport Parks and Recreation is now accepting registration for the 2021 Fall Adult Softball Leagues. Leagues offered this year include Church, Coed, Men’s Open and 35+ Open. The registration deadline is Monday, August 16, and the registration fee is $350 per team with a non-city resident fee of $10 per player (with a cap of […]

Cloud Park to Close, Skate Park Remains Open

Cloud Park will be closed to the public beginning August 1 due to Domtar beginning an expansion project. The Scott Adams Memorial Skate Park will remain open, with parking being available at the Greenbelt Cloud Park Trail Head. See a parking map at this link. For more information, please call 423-229-9381 or visit www.kingsportparksandrecreation.org for […]

Hear ‘Campfire Tales’ at Bays Mountain Park

Everyone gather around the campfire, and let Bays Mountain Park tell you a tale. This September, visit the Bays Mountain Amphitheater for “Campfire Tales,” a free storytelling event sponsored by Knoxville TVA Credit Union. Each Friday night of the month, BMP welcomes tellers from Jonesborough Storyteller’s Guild, who belong to one of the oldest continuing […]

‘August Under the Stars’ Concert Series Returns to Allandale

Friends of Allandale (FOA) will present its 7th season of August concerts beginning August 5 at the Allandale Amphitheater. All shows are free and present a great opportunity for family entertainment. “After having to cancel our 6thseason because of the pandemic, Friends (of Allandale) is very excited to bring our series back to the Tri-Cities regional community,” […]

Applications Now Open for 13th Annual Sculpture Walk Exhibition

It’s that time – Kingsport Office of Cultural Arts is seeking art for Kingsport’s 13th Sculpture Walk! The exhibition will run from October 2021 to October 2022. Works can be in any media form, must be suitable for outdoor public space and may be functional or non-functional. The Sculpture Walk, located within Kingsport city limits, […]

How to Enjoy the Rest of Summer at Kingsport Aquatic Center

School will soon be back in session for the Kingsport area, but the summer season isn’t over just yet. The Kingsport Aquatic Center still has plenty of options for fun and fitness! The KAC is a year-round facility, so the swimming never has to stop. Beginning on Monday, August 2, here’s how you can enjoy […]

Kingsport Begins Stormwater Improvements on Grove Drive

The City of Kingsport will begin construction of stormwater system improvements along Grove Drive (between Lebanon Road and Fairlawn Drive) starting on July 19. It is expected that the work will be completed within two weeks. GRC Civil Services will be the contractor performing this work for the city. The construction zones and detours (when […]