456 East Bernard Avenue
Greeneville, TN 37745
Phone #'s: 423-638-3143 - General rental information
423-638-3194 - Athletic information
Director: Harold "Butch" Patterson
The Greeneville Parks and Recreation Department offers varied activities and sports for youth as well as adults. Sports offered for children up to age 17 include baseball, softball, and basketball. Adult sports include softball and volleyball. Annual special events conducted throughout the year include "Spring Fling", "Christmas in the Park", a Halloween Dance and Haunted Maze, a Thanksgiving essay contest, and a Christmas coloring contest. All of these events are designed and coordinated for the citizens of Greeneville to show that the Parks and Recreation Department consists of more than just sports programming.
The department also oversees and maintains Hardin Park which houses 5 ballfields, a swimming pool and bathhouse, 6 pavilions and 2 playgrounds. Departmental responsibilities also include maintaining Forest Park and the downtown area greenspace. Three gymnasiums are operated for the youth basketball program.
The Eastview Recreation Center, located at 456 East Bernard Avenue contains 2 gyms, an outdoor swimming pool and bathhouse, and the administrative offices of the department. The Recreation Department has four full-time administrative employees, including Director Harold "Butch" Patterson.
Ten full-time maintenance employees round out the department's staff. The department's phone number is 423-638-3143 for general rental information and 423-638-3194 for the Athletic Director's Office. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 am until 5:00 p.m.