General Information & Rental Rates

Civic Center


1403 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, TN 37830

The Oak Ridge Civic Center was built in 1970 and is a 39,242 square feet building consisting of 2 large meeting rooms, 2 small meeting rooms, and a full-size gymnasium. The building is situated near the city center in a 41-acre park area. The facility is available for rental for business as well as personal events. The gym is available for free to play basketball as use permits. There is also an indoor pool that is open for public use on a varying schedule and an outdoor pavilion that is used for concerts and other events.  Children ages 14 and under must be supervised by an adult age 18 and over at all times.

Building Schedule | Building Closings | Gym Schedule | Gym Closings | Rental Information

Building Schedule

Monday – Friday

8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Saturday

12 p.m. – 7 p.m.

*Closed on  Sundays*

Civic Center Code of Conduct

Building Closings

Subject to change daily

November 26 – 28 – CLOSED for Thanksgiving Holiday

December 21-31 – CLOSED for Christmas Holiday

January 1 – CLOSED for New Years Holiday

Gym Schedule

Contact us for gym rental inquiries at 425-3450

Gym Closings


Subject to change daily

September 24 – 26 – CLOSED for Scrapbook Event

October 21 – 24 – CLOSED for Halloween Event

November 26 – 28 – CLOSED for Thanksgiving Holiday

December 22-23 – CLOSED for Gym Floor Refinishing

December 14-26 – CLOSED for Christmas Holiday

January 1 – CLOSED for New Years Holiday

Rental Information


Meeting Rooms

A/B Room

Size: 64′ x 29′

Capacity: Auditorium – 120 / Banquet – 60

Club Room

Size: 21′ x 29′

Capacity: Auditorium – 30 / Banquet – 24

*No Food or Drink*

Craft Room

Size: 21′ x 29′

Capacity: Auditorium – 30 / Banquet – 24

Game Room

Size: 64′ x 29′

Capacity: Party Setup – 24

Shep Lauter Room (Gym)

Size: 115′ x 91′

Capacity: Auditorium – 1000 / Banquet – 675

Social Room

Size: 68′ x 27′

Capacity: Auditorium – 120 / Banquet – 60


Other Rental Options

Pavilion

Size: North Side – 60′ x 30′ / South Side – 72′ x 52′

Capacity: North Side – 4000+ / South Side – 1500+

Kitchen

Size: 19′ x 13′

Available Amenities: 2 Stoves / 2 Microwaves / 1 Refrigerator / 3 Bay Sink

*Available for rental with Gym or Social Room*

Facility Rental Fee Schedule

Special Event Application