4 Benefits of Celebrating New Year’s Eve in Gatlinburg

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December 17, 2020

The year is coming to an end and it’s time to find out what the new year will hold! This year, you could start a new New Year’s Eve tradition by taking a trip away with your loved ones. Gatlinburg is the perfect place to visit during New Year’s Eve! From all the celebrations and events to holiday activities, you’ll love ringing in your new year in the Smokies . Here are 4 benefits of celebrating New Year’s Eve in Gatlinburg:

1. Cabin Rentals for Groups of All Sizes

If you have a large group of people that you want to get together with for New Year’s Eve, you’re in luck! Gatlinburg has cabin rentals for groups of all sizes, no matter if you have a group of 2 or 12! Our cabin rentals have everything you could need to have an awesome New Year’s celebration. From game rooms, hot tubs, fully furnished kitchens and more, you’ll be able to welcome in the new year in style!

2. Incredible Ways to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Gatlinburg Cabin Rentals

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What makes our Gatlinburg cabin rentals even more special is that they provide you with many great ways to help you ring in the new year. You and your friends can celebrate the new year with a movie or game night, or you can just swap amazing stories from this year and watch the ball drop when the clock strikes midnight, so you are guaranteed to have an amazing time during your New Year’s Eve in Gatlinburg!

3. An Amazing New Year’s Eve Celebration

If you and your friends want to go into town for your New Year’s Eve Celebration, downtown Gatlinburg is the place to be! Locals and visitors alike gathers around the Gatlinburg Space Needle to listen to live entertainment and check out all the shopping, dining, and attractions on the strip. At midnight, the ball drops at the Space Needle and huge fireworks are shot off the 400-foot tall tower! What makes these fireworks even more amazing is that they are synchronized to music and to the rhythmic LED lights on the tower, making for a breathtaking display.

4. Great Winter Activities


Once the New Year’s Eve festivities are over you are definitely going to want to check out the sights of the Gatlinburg area. There are many great winter activities that are guaranteed to make your trip even more amazing. At Ober Gatlinburg, you get to enjoy all of the great winter activities that you have been craving to experience. You can hit the slopes with either skis or a snowboard and race your friends down the mountain. If snow isn’t your thing, Ober Gatlinburg also features an ice skating rink, which is great for skating laps or even trying out your best ice skating twirls.

After exploring everything that Ober Gatlinburg has to offer, you should take a winter hike in the Smokies! Alum Cave Trail is perfect for seeing large frozen icicles and beautiful mountain views. You can also go check out frozen waterfalls at Rainbow Falls or Porters Creek. No matter where you go in the mountains, you are bound to find beautiful wonders and hidden surprises around each turn.

Spending New Year’s Eve in Gatlinburg with your family and friends is an amazing experience and something you don’t want to miss out on! Learn more about the area and start planning your trip to the Smokies today!