Holston-Chilhowee Ballfields

Parks and Recreation Director

Sheryl Ely
[email protected]
(865) 215-4311

Lakeshore Park
5930 Lyons View Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

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• 14.02 acres
• playground
• dog park
• open space
• paved trail
• 5 baseball/ softball fields, available for reservation, call 865-659-6989.
• football field
• concession stand
• restrooms
• Adjacent to Milton Roberts Community Center
• Parking: 111 (2 accessible parking spaces)
Handicap SignAccessible parking and restrooms
City Council District: 4
Holston-Chilhowee Ballfields & Dog Park

5900 Asheville Highway
Knoxville, TN 37924
(field reservations)
Dog Park Address - 6005 Holston Drive

East Knoxville 

Directions: Go east on I-40 about a mile past I-640; exit at 11E (Asheville Highway) and turn left; go back under interstate; park is about half a mile on the right. Next to Milton Roberts Recreation Center.

Holston Chilhowee Ballfields

Located off of Asheville Highway, Holston-Chilhowee Ballfields features five baseball / softball fields with lights, a batting cage, a football field, a playground, concessions and restrooms. A paved greenway circumvents the ballfields and other amenities in the park.  A dog park was opened in June of 2023 in partnership with the Boyd Foundation.  The entrance to the dog park is 6005 Holston Drive.

The fields are also adjacent to Milton Roberts Community Center.

The five baseball / softball field are available for reservation. Please call Julie Townsend at 865-659-6989 to reserve Holston-Chilhowee Ballfields or to learn more about upcoming baseball/softball programs.

Update to map below: 
Field sizes shown below are incorrect.  Field 1: 195 feet, Field 2: 280 feet, Field 3: 180 feet, Field 4: 125 feet, Field 5: 210 feet.
The community pool shown is permanently closed.

Holston-Chilhowee Ballfields map Map Legend


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.