Find things to do in West Knoxville like shopping at Turkey Creek
Ready for a family getaway? Make reservations at the Country Inn & Suites in West Knoxville, where you can experience warm Tennessee hospitality, a vibrant cultural scene, and unforgettable mountain adventures. We’re located off I-40 and near a variety of things to do, such as cheering on the Vols at the University of Tennessee's Neyland Stadium and taking a free tour of the UT Gardens. After a restful night’s sleep in one of our rooms or suites, enjoy a day of shopping at Turkey Creek or a stroll through Concord Park, both just a few minutes away. If you’re looking for day trip options, you can reach Dollywood and Great Smoky Mountains National Park within about an hour.
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Dollywood36.84 mi / 59.28 km from the hotel
Nestled in the mountain setting of Pigeon Forge, Dolly Parton’s family-friendly amusement park is home to roller coasters, thrill rides, live shows, and an exciting water park.
Great Smoky Mountains National Park38.62 mi / 62.15 km from the hotel
Venture outside and breathe in the fresh mountain air as you spend the day navigating hiking paths and mountain bike trails at this national park.
Tanger Outlets34.13 mi / 54.92 km from the hotel
Save room in your suitcase and embark on a shopping excursion to Tanger Outlets, where you can find top designer brands at affordable prices.
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville14.3 mi / 23.01 km from the hotel
Widely recognized for its academic and athletic achievements, this iconic university rests on a sprawling, 380-acre campus and has nearly 28,000 students from more than 110 countries.
Turkey Creek1.22 mi / 1.96 km from the hotel
Grab a bite to eat, catch a movie, or shop at stores like Marshalls, Hobby Lobby, Belk, and Target at the Turkey Creek shopping area.
West Town Mall7.71 mi / 12.41 km from the hotel
More than 40 of the 150 shops at West Town Mall are unique to Knoxville, so you can find one-of-a-kind items to remind you of your East Tennessee experience. Before wrapping up your visit, stop by The Cheesecake Factory for a sweet treat.
Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame15.46 mi / 24.88 km from the hotel
Test your hoops skills and take a walk through hardwood history when you spend the day at this interactive and educational museum, which features the largest basketball in the world.
Three Rivers Rambler13.68 mi / 22.02 km from the hotel
Tour Knoxville, tailgate, or celebrate special occasions aboard this historic train. The depot is located at University Commons near the University of Tennessee.
University of Tennessee Gardens13.66 mi / 21.98 km from the hotel
Visit these intriguing test gardens to see how plant and flower varieties hold up in the area’s climate. You can find inspiration for your garden design and landscape amongst the beautiful displays found on the grounds.
World’s Fair Park14.74 mi / 23.72 km from the hotel
Stroll through this picturesque park, which boasts innovative fountains as well as the original amphitheater constructed for the 1982 World’s Fair. Make your way to the observation deck of the Sunsphere for breathtaking views of the city.
Concord Park3.79 mi / 6.11 km from the hotel
At this recreation park, you can find fun on both land and water with activities like soccer, tennis, hiking, boating, and picnicking.