New Attractions in 2022
Pigeon Forge

Are you as excited as we are about the new attractions and places to eat coming to the Smoky Mountains in 2022? As 2022 promises more travel and fun and freedom, let’s look at some of the new attractions in the Great Smoky Mountains to look forward to visiting. Flavortown Guy Fieri Downtown Flavortown  is opening […]

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Happy Birthday, Dolly Parton!
Dolly Parton receiving the Woodrow Wilson Award in 2008

Celebrate Smoky Mountain Native and Country Music Icon Dolly Parton’s Birthday!   Happy birthday, Dolly Parton! The country music icon and a Sevier County native turns 76 today, Jan. 19, 2022. Dolly Parton is one of the most honored music artists of all time.  In 2021, People Magazine named her December’s person of the year.  […]

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Smoky Mountain Webcams
Downtown Gatlinburg at night

Enjoy the Great Smoky Mountains and All Their Beauty  no matter where you are, Via Smoky Mountain Webcams! Get ready for your trip to the Great Smoky Mountains by watching all the gorgeous scenery from one of the many webcams in the area. You can see if any snow has fallen in the park by […]

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Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!
A snowy scene at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Come to the Great Smoky Mountains for the beauty, the fun, the peace in a winter wonderland. Here are some photos and videos to inspire you. Snow falls infrequently at low elevations in the Smokies, but at higher elevations, it can fall anytime from October through April. Read our blog on Smoky Mountain winter facts. […]

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Wilderness Wildlife Week

Spend a week in January learning and experiencing the history and present-day awesomeness of The Great Smoky Mountains with Wilderness Wildlife Week. The engaging and interactive Wilderness Wildlife Week is back in person Jan. 25-29, 2022, in Pigeon Forge at The Ramsey Hotel and Convention Center. All week, there are opportunities for outdoor excursions, meeting […]

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Fun For Kids Of All Ages
Tubers riding down the snow slopes at Ober Gatlinburg.

There are many Sevierville, Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg attractions that will provide hours of entertainment for the entire family. Whether you like museums, miniature golf, scenic helicopter rides, arcades, go carts, snow boarding, or ziplining, you’ll have tons of fun for kids of all ages in Sevierville, Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. Museums If you’re a […]

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8 Stops For Smoky Mountain Visitors

8 First Timer Must Do, Must See Sites in The Great Smoky Mountains If you are heading to the Great Smoky Mountains for the first time, here are our stops for Smoky Mountain visitors: our not-to-be missed sites and things to do! The Great Smoky Mountains get their name from the blue-like smoky mist that […]

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Holiday Meals In The Smokies
family style meat and three

Looking for Holiday Meals in the Smokies? The Great Smoky Mountains Offer an Abundance of Holiday Eating Options – Pick up or Eat In When you plan your holiday visit to the Great Smoky Mountains, you’ll need to find holiday meals in the Smokies. While your cabin has a fully equipped kitchen ready for your […]

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Christmas Shopping in the Smokies
women christmas shopping

There’s nothing like a Smoky Mountain Christmas – heartwarming, wholesome and filled with joy. If you can’t live in the mountains, take something home to remember your trip, give as gifts to friends and family. Original hand-made art can be found in The Arts and Crafts Community. Do the Loop, as locals say, to find […]

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