Panther Creek State Park



Panther Creek - Open Space Venues

Panther Creek State Park offers many beautiful open space venues to choose from for your next wedding ceremony, reception, family reunion, or company event. All special events require a special use permit to be completed and approved by the Park Manager prior to the date of your event. Please call 423-587-7046 to book your event!

Panther Creek Recreation Field

The Panther Creek Recreation Field is the perfect space for any outdoor event - weddings, company events, or family reunions! This field can hold up to 2,000 people. There are a limited number of restrooms located nearby and ample parking for large events. The daily rate is $500.

The Heart

The Heart is located at the highest point of Panther Creek Park Road. This heart shaped space makes for a special wedding atmosphere for you and your loved one to celebrate joining lives. This area is ideal for 20-25 people. The daily rate is $50.

The Overlook

The Overlook has a breathtaking view of Cherokee Lake. A wooded observation deck allows you and your family with a perfect place to celebrate your joyous commitment. The Overlook only allows for 15 guests to stand on the deck at one time, but there is some area around it to accommodate other guests. This area is ideal for weddings up to 30 people. The daily rate is $50.

The Creek Observation Deck

The Deck is a large open area that is perfect for a larger wedding. With Panther Creek running behind it, this space is absolutely stunning for a wedding. There is plenty of space to set up chairs or hay bales for your guests. This location is a great option for you to say I do! The Deck can accommodate weddings up to 100 average guests. The daily rate is $50.