Join us for a fun-filled Halloween weekend! Activities to include costume contest, site decoration contest, camp site trick or treating, hay ride, pumpkin carving, outdoor movie, crafts and much more!
Join Pigeon Forge KOA for our Christmas Themed weekends in December! These weekends will be full of Christmas themed activities sure to please every family member!
Everyone knows the name Titanic. Everyone knows the Titanic struck an iceberg. Everyone knows the Titanic was lost at sea. But there's so much more to her story and the people who sailed her that few people know. Now you don't have to navigate the icy waters of the North Atlantic to find out.Learn about the lives of the passengers and crew aboard the Titanic, as our staff and interactive galleries bring them to life like never before. You'll discover that the Titanic Museum Attraction in Pigeon Forge is more than just a museum; we're a ship-shaped, permanent, and interactive time machine built for all ages.
To fully embrace the fall season, the City of Gatlinburg is expanding Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival to 12 weeks beginning Friday, September 7 through Sunday, November 25, 2018. The extension of Harvest Festival offers visitors more time to plan a trip to the Smokies during the peak of the fall season.
Oktoberfest at Ober Gatlinburg is the best way to experience the smoky mountains in the fall! Changing leaves and cooler temperatures make it the perfect time to visit the area and enjoy this indoor/outdoor festival.
Experience the past in the present at Old Mill Heritage Day in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Take the whole family to this event for a fun filled day! At Old Mill Heritage Day you will find quilt demonstrations, a petting zoo, kid's train rides, basket making, a farmers market and much more! See firsthand what life in the 18th century was like as you learn to make lye soap and yummy apple butter.
Featured Southern Gospel Performers: Back by popular demand, the music-filled festival features FREE concerts all included with Dollywood admission.
Southern Gospel Jubilee Singing News Stage: Singing News invites Dollywood guests to visit their stage at The Valley Theater and Showstreet Palace Theater to enjoy the beautiful harmonies of gospel music.
Dollywood's Harvest Festival presented by Humana is even more spectacular this season, with thousands of carved and illuminated jack-o-lanterns immersing families in fabulous fall fun. The largest addition ever made to Dollywood's fall festival, Great Pumpkin LumiNights features artistic sculptures, whimsical scenes and delightful, family-friendly fun throughout Timber Canyon.Great Pumpkin LumiNights also features new pumpkin-themed food options, entertainment and interactive opportunities for park guests to experience an exciting nightly finale during the best fall festival in the Smokies.
Art, crafts and music lovers will find over 200 booths featuring some of the nation's finest work. Artisans and crafts people are on hand to demonstrate their skill, answer questions and offer unique are for sale. Enjoy country and bluegrass entertainment.
Every October the farm which is home to his art gallery comes to life with a buzz of activity during his annual “Robert A. Tino Smoky Mountain Homecoming.” The fields surrounding the gallery are filled with local arts and craftsmen whose works celebrate our Appalachian heritage. Visitors will find such things as basket making, blacksmithing, wood-turning, apple butter making, bee-keeping, corn grist milling, lye soap making, an antiques area along with antique tractors and engines. There will also be additional crafters with jewelry, garden iron work, pottery, soaps and lotions, children's books and more.
Play a part in the fun and excitement of the Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament. This event is perfect for adults, children and of course all visitors. Before these seasonal, 2-day trout tournaments get started, there will be over 10,000 trout stocked in over 20 miles of streams! Enter the tournament for your chance at over $10,000 in cash and prizes. Spend your next vacation trout fishing in Tennessee and experience all the fun the Smokies have to offer!
Draped in more than 5 million holiday lights, Pigeon Forge creates a winter wonderland for locals and guests alike to enjoy during the city's annual Winterfest celebration. The lights of Winterfest shine from early November through the end of February.From winter light displays to captivating holiday shows and so much more, here are just a few of the fun ways you can experience the delightful Smoky Mountain Winterfest Celebration.
The Old Mill Square Holiday Open House is the the perfect time to sample a bit of down home southern cooking and to shop. Pay a visit to the general store, pottery store, and even the toy bin. Experience the Old Mill Square during the holiday season this year.
Dollywood's Smoky Mountain Christmas presented by Humana has been honored for ten consecutive years as the Best Christmas Event at any theme park worldwide. Wander through the park's more than four million holiday lights, spectacular holiday performances and warm Christmas atmosphere, and it is easy to understand why.From the cheer and joy of Dollywood's Parade of Many Colors, to traditional holiday favorite performances like It's a Wonderful Life and Christmas in the Smokies, Dollywood's Smoky Mountain Christmas helps your family create memories to share for a lifetime. Guests can experience the fun enchantment of Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer and friends straight from the children's holiday classic.More than 20 of Dollywood's signature rides and attractions operate in a festive environment sure to get everyone into the spirit of the season. From the award-winning shows and elaborate holiday decorations to the twinkling lights and Christmas-themed menus, Dollywood captures the essence of Christmas.
Yama-Con is an annual convention located in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. We have an emphasis on Anime and the Japanese culture, but our convention will also have events themed around video games, card and board games, comics, and much much more. All nerds, gamers, geeks, and otaku are welcome!
If you like dressing as Santa, enjoy dancing to holiday music, devouring candy and joining in on an epic after party then grab your friends and family, get in the holiday spirit and make your way to the Santa Hustle Smokies 5K & Half Marathon!
Ring in the New Year with us on The Island! After our widely successful event last year we are back BIGGER and BETTER with a night packed full of fun! Live music & plenty of family fun, plus attractions!!And what's a New Year's Celebration without a midnight countdown and fireworks? Its all brought to you FREE by The Island! The event kicks off at 10 pm so get there early to enjoy a full night of fun!
Gatlinburg will welcome the arrival of 2019 in unique style with its Annual New Year's Eve Ball Drop and Fireworks Show around the intersection of Parkway and Historic Nature Trail at the base of the Space Needle late Monday night, December 31.