Shopping

Shopping in Gatlinburg, Tennessee is an awesome experience. You can watch woodcarving or candy making free within the span of five minutes. There are numerous varieties of shops along the main Parkway, offering anything from children’s toys to stately grandfather clocks, from taffy and T-shirts to quilts and jewelry. There are shops to interest every […]

Smoky Mountain Springfest

Smoky Mountain Springfest

The birds are chirping, the flowers are blooming, and wildlife is waking from its winter-long slumber. The weather in Gatlinburg is about as perfect as it can be. We all know what this means! The Smoky Mountain Springfest is here! During this three month long celebration of all the Smoky Mountain’s incredible beauty, the city […]

Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament

Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament

When it comes to the great outdoors, there is one activity that screams “the great outdoors” more than anything else, and that is fishing! Yes, fishing, the age old sport that has delighted so many people, male and female alike. Nothing quite reflects the great outdoors like this relaxing sport; but, sometimes, a little competition […]

Smoky Mountain Tunes and Tales

Smoky Mountain Tunes and Tales

This seventh annual presentation of Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales is back by popular demand! It will be held in downtown Gatlinburg on June 21, 2013 and run through August 11; and, just like every year, it will bring the music and performances that everyone—Gatlinburg resident or no—truly enjoys! This event is a summer-long street […]

Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage

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As the winter months fade, the snow melts into oblivion, and the landscape wakes from its season long slumber, the colors of Gatlinburg begin to sparkle like no other community. Red, green, blue, purple, and colors beyond description blossom into existence throughout the town, and, during this time, Gatlinburg, Tennessee the heart of Tennessee’s awe-inspiring […]

The Peddler Steakhouse

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Steakhouses are a dime-a-dozen in Tennessee, and sometimes it’s difficult to decide which is really worth the money. Fortunately, the Peddler Steakhouse in Gatlinburg Tennessee—the self-proclaimed “Gatlinburg’s Dining Tradition”—is a worthy addition to the host of steakhouses you’ll find in the area. A modern-but-old-fashioned-seeming restaurant, the Peddler is constructed around the C. Earl Ogle Cabin, […]

The Space Needle

The Space Needle in Gatlinburg, Tennessee is over four hundred feet tall. This well-known Gatlinburg attraction offers stunning 360-degree views of the Great Smoky Mountains and Downtown Gatlinburg. Located at stop light #8 near the parkway and open 365 days a year, a visit to the Gatlinburg Space Needle is a wonderful experience. Ride the […]

Top Rated Gatlinburg Restaurants

Alamo Steakhouse: Voted “Best Steaks” in the area in 2012 with locations in both Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Open for lunch and dinner offering family friendly cuisine such as Black Angus steaks, chicken, chops, seafood, and more!

Transportation

If you’ve ever visited popular vacation spots, then you know they can get crowded at times. Gatlinburg is no exception. However, this doesn’t mean that you’ll have to miss out on any activities, or wait in endless traffic jams during your visit. There are many Gatlinburg transportation options to make your stay easier and more […]

Gatlinburg TN Weather

The problem with some vacations spots is that they’re only worth visiting a few months out of the year. Why go to a ski resort in July or a water park in January? But the Tennessee Mountains are different. Gatlinburg weather offers great opportunities for fun and relaxation no matter what season you choose for […]