Oak Ridge Recreation & Parks

General Information & Rental Rates

Oak Ridge Civic Center Operations Altered Until Further Notice

The Civic Center is operating on an altered schedule due to Covid-19.  We are currently open Monday – Friday from 8am-5pm.  Free play basketball, volleyball, and the game room are not open at this time.  For all other inquiries, please contact us at 425-3450.

We encourage everyone to stay safe.

Civic Center


1403 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, TN 37830

The Oak Ridge Civic Center, built in 1970, 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


(Civic Center is altered due to COVID-19)

Monday – Friday

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

*Closed on Saturdays & Sundays*

Civic Center Code of Conduct


Building Closings


(Civic Center is altered due to COVID-19)

Subject to change daily

September 7th – CLOSED for Labor Day Holiday

November 26 – 28 – CLOSED for Thanksgiving Holiday

December 21-31 – CLOSED for Christmas Holiday

January 1 – CLOSED for New Years Holiday


Gym Schedule


(Civic Center Gym is available for rentals only)

Contact us for gym rental inquiries at 425-3450


Gym Closings


(Civic Center Gym is Closed due to COVID-19)

Subject to change daily

September 7th – CLOSED for Labor Day Holiday

September 24 – 26 – CLOSED for Scrapbook Event

October 21 – 24 – CLOSED for Halloween Party

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 Ammenities: 2 Stoves / 2 Microwaves / 1 Refrigerator / 3 Bay Sink

*Available for rental with Gym or Social Room*

Facility Rental Fee Schedule

Special Event Application