There are a million things to see in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, so it always helps to travel with an expert! This spring, naturalist Jamie Matzko and wildlife biologist Keith Watson will be offering free guided tours of the park through the Gatlinburg Special Events Department. Jamie and Keith know everything there is to know about the national park, so this Gatlinburg event is an incredible opportunity to see the Smokies like never before.
Planning to get away for a girls’ weekend or couple’s vacation? Warm temperatures, gorgeous blooms and annual events make April the perfect time to get away to the spectacular Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee with your best friends or sweetheart. Some of the best events in the Smokies are scheduled for this spring. From crafting events to unique festivals, there’s plenty to see and do. Continue reading
The East Tennessee Mountains are being taken over by dragons and monsters for one day only. In celebration of the cultural heritage of spoken storytelling in the Appalachians, a World Storytelling event in Gatlinburg is scheduled to dazzle all ages. Continue reading
Do you love to fish? Do you consider yourself a skilled fisherman or fisherwoman? Well, it’s time to put those skills to the test at the 2014 Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament. Continue reading
It’s March Madness in the Smokies! Next month is absolutely jam-packed with great festivals and shows in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. To help you keep track of all the fun, we’ve put together a handy guide to all of the upcoming Smoky Mountain events. Continue reading