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Music and Moonshine: Back Porch Concert Series at Sugarlands Distilling Company

Music and Moonshine: Back Porch Concert Series at Sugarlands Distilling Company

Finding fun things to do is never a problem in the Great Smoky Mountains. Beautiful hikes, family fun theme parks, shopping, rafting and other activities abound. After a day of fun and frolicking, nothing beats enjoying a delicious drink or two while you enjoy authentic mountain music. Sugarlands Distilling Company offers a summer full of […]

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Hiking In The Smokies This Summer

Hiking In The Smokies This Summer

Summer is the time when people want to get out and enjoy the warm weather. Many people want to strap on their hiking boots and hit the trails. Hiking in The Smokies is a wonderful place to enjoy a hike alone or with friends. There is nothing like crisp mountain air, a plethora of green, […]

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Annual Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage in The Smokies

The Annual Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage in The Smokies

The arrival of spring is a big deal in the Great Smoky Mountains. Each year from March until June, Gatlinburg and the surrounding towns kick off Smoky Mountain Springfest. For nature-lovers all around, the annual Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park gives you a close-up view of this unique land and […]

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Springtime in the Smoky Mountains

Enjoy Smoky Mountain Springfest in Gatlinburg, Tennessee

The Great Smoky Mountains come alive as winter gives way to spring and there is no better way to celebrate than attending Smoky Mountain Springfest! Gatlinburg, TN has an abundance of events where you can catch your spring fever this year Appalachian style during your Easter or early spring vacation. So Just What Is Smoky […]

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Wallet with money representing free things to do in Gatlinburg

Cheap or Free Things to do in Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg, Tennessee, is a favorite and important tourism destination in Tennessee with many attractions bordering the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Ober Gatlinburg is the only ski resort in Tennessee. The Gatlinburg Trolley, a privately funded public transit system, caters to area tourists. Just five miles to the northeast, Pigeon Forge is a tourist destination […]

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Couple toasting on Valentines in Gatlinburg

Romantic Things to do in Gatlinburg on Valentines

When it comes to finding romantic things to do in Gatlinburg with that special someone on Valentines Day, the possibilities are endless. This Tennessee city is located within the Great Smoky Mountains, close to the North Carolina and Tennessee border, and the mountains provide a great backdrop for a truly romantic trip that you’ll be […]

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Loco Burro Restaurant in Gatlinburg TN

Review – Loco Burro Restaurant

Sitting right over the main drag in downtown Gatlinburg (on Parkway) resides a Mexican restaurant unlike any you have probably ever visited. To say Loco Burro is fun is an understatement. In addition to great food, Loco Burro delivers great times. Located at 735 Parkway, you have to climb stairs to get to the restaurant, […]

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Things to do in the Smoky Mountains For New Years

Things to do in The Smoky Mountains For New Years

New Year’s Eve in the Smoky Mountains brings back the magic and awe of cherished holiday traditions. The New Year’s Eve festivities take place in the middle of the incredible spectacle that is Smoky Mountains Winterfest, the celebration that begins in the late fall and continues through February. Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville team up […]

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Crochet at Gatlinburg Craft Fair

Gatlinburg Craft Fair: Thanksgiving and Christmas Shows

For more than two centuries, the people of Gatlinburg and the Great Smoky Mountains arts and crafts community have been creating attractive and useful crafts using skills that have been handed down from one generation to the next. They include almost every kind of art or craft of which you likely have ever heard, reflecting […]

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Top Reasons to Spend Thanksgiving in Gatlinburg

If you’ve never heard of Gatlinburg before, you’ll be surprised to discover that this quaint town is more of a major city in the beautiful state of Tennessee. In fact, Gatlinburg is nestled against the Great Smoky Mountains, so it has a gorgeous backdrop of hills, trees and other natural wonders. You might be thinking […]

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