The City of Sevierville has the distinction of having one of the best Parks & Recreation Departments in the State of Tennessee. Winners of numerous awards, the Parks & Recreation staff implements programs and services for youngsters to the elderly. The department manages the Sevierville Community Center, the Sevierville Civic Center and numerous city parks. The department has designed dozens of camps, clinics and programs to satisfy almost any recreational desire. The department is also in charge of the city’s Memorial River Trail Greenway program, the Urban Forestry/Tree City USA program, landscaping of city facilities and parks and other areas throughout the city, maintaining the city's Winterfest lights and provides mowing and landscaping for all City facilities.
Team Dog Park, a group of City Employees formed to develop the City’s new PetSafe Unleashed Dog Park, has released the draft concept of the new Dog Park that will be built adjacent to City Park on Park Road. The City has received a $100,000 dollar gift from the PetSafe Corporation through the Legacy Park Foundation in order to build this new facility.