It’s Family Time in the Smokies

Spend this Thanksgiving in the Great Smoky Mountains in East Tennessee.

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Autumn Has Arrived in the Great Smoky Mountains

Fall officially started on September 22 and is one of the most popular seasons in the Great Smoky Mountains. Once the weather starts to change in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg the foliage in and around the smokies begins to turn …

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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee: Dollywood Sweeps 2013 Golden Ticket Awards with Five ‘Best of the Best’ Honors

Dollywood won five “best of the best” awards, ranked as finalists in five additional categories and landed two coasters on Amusement Today’s annual Best Steel and Best Wooden Coaster lists at the magazine’s prestigious 2013 Golden Ticket Awards on Saturday, …

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Fall is Breathtaking in the Great Smoky Mountains

Spectacular fall getaway in the Great Smoky Mountains for you and your entire family.

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Spend Labor Day in the Great Smoky Mountains with Patriot Getaways

Enjoy the rest of summer in style with Patriot Getaways. Make a reservation for two nights in July or August and receive 25% the nightly rate.

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Shop til You Drop During Tax Free Weekend in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

The 9th annual discounted shopping weekend will begin at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, August 2, 2013 and end at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, August 4, 2013.

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Rare white lion takes the stage in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee at The Smoky Mountain Opry

A rare white lion, one of only 300 in existence in the world, is now performing in the cast of the Smoky Mountain Opry. The lion, named Tsimba-Vaati, is 7-years-old and weighs approximately 500 pounds. He was born in captivity …

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Stars and Stripes Forever in the Great Smoky Mountains

Celebrate Independence Day with Patriot Getaways. July is one of the most spectacular months to spend in the Great Smoky Mountains, especially when you reserve your luxury cabin with Patriot Getaways. The annual Festival on the Fourth takes place in …

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A Step Closer to Completing the “Missing Link” of the Foothills Parkway from Waland to Wears Valley, Tennessee

Great Smoky Mountains National Park celebrated the completion of Bridge 2 on the Foothills Parkway near Wears Valley, TN with a ribbon cutting event on Monday, June 24. The completion of Bridge 2 marks a significant milestone bringing the park …

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Gatlinburg Tennessee in The Great Smoky Mountains rolls out free trolley service for the summer!

For a third season, the City of Gatlinburg is offering free trolley service to summer visitors along the length of the Parkway during the peak tourist season. Visitors and local residents can board the specially designated trolleys at numerous stops …

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