Smoky Mountains Regional:

March 21 – March 24, 2018

Location:

Thompson-Boling Arena – University of Tennessee
1600 Phillip Fulmer Way #202
Knoxville, TN 37996
Phone: 865-974-0953

IMPORTANT NOTES

Get the latest 2018 SMR Regional Site Info

Teams can now book hotel reservations for the Smoky Mountain Regional! Go to https://registration.experientevent.com/MEMBureau/ROB151 and search for events in Tennessee.

Directions:

From East of Knoxville:
I-40 West towards Knoxville
Take Exit #388A James White Parkway
As you exit, get into right lane before merging onto James White Parkway.
Once on the Parkway, follow signs for Neyland Drive / Univ. of Tenn. BEWARE: James White Parkway goes to the left, Neyland goes ahead. Stay on Neyland.
Appx 1/2 mile ahead on the right is Neyland Football Stadium and a large Parking Garage. Thompson-Boling Arena is just after the parking garage

From Northeast of Knoxville:
I-81 South I-40 West towards Knoxville
Take Exit #388A James White Parkway
As you exit, get into right lane before merging onto James White Parkway.
Once on the Parkway, follow signs for Neyland Drive / Univ. of Tenn. BEWARE: James White Parkway goes to the left, Neyland goes ahead. Stay on Neyland.
Appx 1/2 mile ahead on the right is Neyland Football Stadium and a large Parking Garage. Thompson-Boling Arena is just after the parking garage.

From North of Knoxville:
I-75 South to I-275 South towards Knoxville
I-275 to I-40 East (towards Asheville)
Take Exit #388A James White Parkway
As you exit, follow sign for James White Parkway (left lane as you exit)
Once on the Parkway, follow signs for Neyland Drive / Univ. of Tenn. BEWARE: James White Parkway goes to the left, Neyland goes ahead. Stay on Neyland.
Appx 1/2 mile ahead on the right is Neyland Football Stadium and a large Parking Garage. Thompson-Boling Arena is just after the parking garage.

From South of Knoxville:

I-75 North to I-40 East towards Knoxville
Take exit #386B, Rt 129 / Alcoa Highway / Airport
Once on Alcoa Highway, get into second from right lane (far right lane exits to Kingston Pike)
Take Neyland Drive Exit
Turn Left onto Neyland Drive
Stay on Neyland Drive for appx 1 1/2 miles (third traffic light). Arena is ahead on the left (next to Pratt Pavilion basketball practice facility).

From West of Knoxville:

I-40 East towards Knoxville
Take exit #386B, Rt 129 / Alcoa Highway / Airport
Once on Alcoa Highway, get into second from right lane (far right lane exits to Kingston Pike)
Take Neyland Drive Exit
Turn Left onto Neyland Drive
Stay on Neyland Drive for appx 1 1/2 miles (third traffic light). Arena is ahead on the left (next to Pratt Pavilion basketball practice facility).

Hotel Information

Hotel Information

Information about the Great Smoky Mountains

http://www.nps.gov/grsm/index.htm

Lego League Events in Tennessee!!!!

West TN FLL Championship

Qualifiers

Event Date Location
Clarksville Qualifier 12/02/17 Austin Peay State University
610 College Street
Clarksville, TN 37044Contact: Whitney Joyner whitney.joyner@cmcss.net
SWCC Qualifier 12/9/17 SWCC
5983 Macon Cove
Memphis, TN 38134Contact: Chris Rogers cerogers@southwest.tn.edu
CBU Qualifier 12/16/17 Christian Brothers University
650 East Parkway South
Memphis, TN 38104Contact: Patrick McGinnis patrickm@rnsystemsdesign.com
CBHS Qualifier 1/6/18 Christian Brothers High School
5900 Walnut Grove Rd
Memphis, TN 38120Contact: Silas Njoroge snjoroge@cbhs.org

Championship

Event Date Location
West TN FLL Championship 01/20/2018 University of Memphis
University Center (3rd Floor)
499 University Street
Memphis, TN 38152Contact: memphisfirstteams@gmail.com

East Tennessee FIRST Lego League Events

Title Open Menu
Location
Start Time
DescriptionFilter
Kingsport Qualifier Tournament Edit
Dobyns-Bennett High School, 1 Tribe Way, Kingsport 12/2/2017 7:30 AM
24 team qualifying event for advancement to the East Tennessee Championship in Cookeville on 10 February 2018.
Registration link coming September 25, 2017. Event Coordinator: Dennis Courtney (423) 392-8826 dcourtney@streamworkseducation.org
Johnson City Qualifer TournamentUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window). Edit
ETSU- Mini Dome, 1216 W State of Franklin Rd, Johnson City 12/2/2017 8:00 AM
24 team qualifying event for advancement to the East Tennessee Championship in Cookeville on 10 February 2018.
Registration link coming September 25, 2017. Event Coordinator: Guy McAmis (423) 737-6283 mcamisg2@wcde.org
Knoxville Qualifier TournamentUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window). Edit
Hardin Valley Academy, 11345 Hardin Valley Road, Knoxville 12/9/2017 7:30 AM
32 team qualifying event for advancement to the East Tennessee Championship in Cookeville on 10 February 2018.
Registration link coming September 25, 2017. Event Coordinator: John Tilson 865- 806-9346 john.tilson@knoxschools.org
Tullahoma Qualifier TournamentUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window). Edit
Coffee County Raider Academy, 865 McMinnville Highway, Manchester TN 12/9/2017 7:30 AM
32 team qualifying event for advancement to the East Tennessee Championship in Cookeville on 10 February 2018.
Registration link coming September 25, 2017. Event Coordinator: Brian Coate 931-571-7108 bcoate@tub.net
Nashville Qualifier TournamentUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Ensworth School (Red Gables Campus), 211 Ensworth Avenue, Nashville 12/9/2017 8:00 AM
32 team qualifying event for advancement to the East Tennessee Championship in Cookeville on 10 February 2018.
Registration link coming September 25, 2017. Event Coordinator: Keith Crowe 615-293-0934 crowek@ensworth.com
17th Annual East Tennessee Regional Championship- Hydro DynamicsUse SHIFT+ENTER to open the menu (new window).
Tennessee Tech Memorial Gymnasium 1010 N Peachtree Ave, Cookeville 2/10/2018 7:00 AM
48 team event, teams advance from qualifiers held in Johnson City, Knoxville, Nashville, and Tullahoma.
Event Coordinator: Kristine Craven (931)-372-6027 kcraven@tntech.edu