Starting at 12 a.m. on July 4, military officials, public safety officials and others will start off on a parade at the bottom of the Smoky Mountains to the cheers of bystanders. Started in 1976 as a testament to the 200th anniversary of the United States, this parade will be celebrating its 40th birthday in
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Imagine a vacation in the beautiful Smoky Mountains while simultaneously experiencing the magic of the Smoky Mountain Tunes and Tales festival. Adults and children love to take part in the festivities that include acting out parts in traditional Appalachian skits. People who love listening to bluegrass music are sure to find that a trip to
A visit from Uncle Sam in Pigeon Forge will happen on July 4th at the Incredible Christmas Place. This annual Pigeon Forge event also includes a Patriot Parade, a sidewalk sale, and fireworks. While at the Bavarian-style Incredible Christmas Place and The Inn any time on a Saturday or Sunday between April 25th and December 23rd every
There are no lack of events to take part in while in Pigeon Forge, and Independence Day is no exception to that rule. From July 4 to July 8, 2012, an Independence Day Sidewalk Sale will take place at the Pigeon River Crossings on Teaster Lane. Vendors will be participating in this event, giving you
Spelunkers can have a field day in Tennessee, a state that is home to more than 8,350 caves, the most of any of the states. Heading the list of must-see caves in the Volunteer State is the Forbidden Caverns at Sevierville, which is just a short drive from Knoxville or Gatlinburg. See stalagmites and stalactites
Located deep in the heart of the Smoky Mountains, Dollywood has entertained America for over twenty years. Known for its wholesome blend of family entertainment and thrilling rides, this amusement park hosts musical and theatrical acts throughout the year. Dollywood has numerous festivals throughout the year, starting with the Festival of Nations. Running from March
Are you living in the Gatlinburg, Tennessee or staying in Gatlinburg cabin rentals and are and looking for something fun to do? You should consider participating in the third annualGatlinburg Gateway triathlon. The triathlon will take place at the community center at 8:15 A.M. This event is open to anyone who is over the age of 15.
The Great Smoky Mountains National Park will be holding their 7th annual ‘Music of the Mountains’ celebration this April 8th through April 10th, in the beautiful town of Townsend, Tennessee. Featuring the beautiful smoky mountains as the backdrop, this three day concert of music and fun is a great family get-away especially for music lovers.
Gatlinburg Arts and Crafts Festival Easter marks the arrival of the annual arts and crafts festival in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Members of the Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community work hard all year to make unique country crafts reminiscent of life in this Smoky Mountain community. Some of the wares offered include hand woven baskets, quilts, dolls,
Visiting the Smoky Mountains always seems more enjoyable when staying in a rustic log cabin, located in the heart of these beautiful mountains. One of the most beautiful places to stay is probably Ober Gatlinburg, because of its picturesque location and numerous activities, including the bear exhibit. Staying at Timber Tops Cabin Rentals can give you the
Sometimes, the only way to really leave behind the cares of this world or to blaze past them out on the powdery, snow-covered slopes. And if that’s what escape means to you, then it might just be time to get into “hibernation” with a sizzling seasonal stay at one of the many Gatlinburg cabins and Pigeon