The Great Smoky Mountains Sugarlands Visitor Center in Gatlinburg, Tennessee to get immediate renovations
Artist rendering of renovations at Sugarlands Visitor Center.

Beginning January 7, 2013, Sugarlands Visitor Center in Great Smoky Mountains National Park will begin getting much needed renovations to better accommodate the 850,000 thousand visitors that come through the visitor center annually. Improvements will include the main lobby and visitor contact area. Artist rendering of renovations at Sugarlands Visitor Center. The new visitor contact […]

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Tomb, a New Attraction, coming to Pigeon Forge at Walden’s Landing

“It’s called Tomb, an interactive attraction that resembles a pyramid. And it’s coming to Pigeon Forge, home of some of the most interesting and creative attractions this side of Orlando. A pyramid constructed of plastic foam and stucco is being built in Waldens Landing on the Parkway, yet another reason for visitors to choose Sevier […]

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Hatfield and McCoy Dinner Feud and Stunt Show to replace the Black Bear Jamboree this Spring
Hatfiled and McCoy Dinner Feud and Stunt Show

The Black Bear Jamboree has closed its doors but don’t worry there’s a new family dinner show coming to town! The Hatfield-McCoy Dinner Feud and Stunt Show will be replacing the Black Bear Jamboree in April 2011.  There’s soon to be food, feudin’, fightin’, family and most of all Fun in the hills as the Fee/Hedrick […]

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The Melting Pot Restaurant is coming to downtown Gatlinburg, Tennessee April 1st, 2011.

The Melting Pot Restaurant is coming to downtown Gatlinburg, Tennessee April 1st, 2011. The Gatlinburg location of the Melting Pot will be between traffic light #8 and 9 upstairs from TGI Friday’s. “Fondue is a fun and interactive dining experience – and for more than three decades, The Melting Pot has defined the niche across […]

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Gatlinburg Earth Hour Celebration March 26th, 2011

Information from http://www.eventsgatlinburg.com Join Nantahala Center’s Great Outpost and the City of Gatlinburg as they turn off the lights to celebrate Earth Hour, the world’s largest public environmental action. Family activities will take place in the Great Outpost parking lot from 6 to 10 p.m. with the observance of the “lights out” initiative from 8:30 […]

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Dick’s Last Resort set to open in Gatlinburg, Tennessee March 15th, 2011!

Dick’s Last Resort coming to downtown Gatlinburg, Tennessee March 15th, 2011.  Touted as “The Shame O’ The Smokies” and “The joint your momma warned you about”, this quirky restaurant is a wacky and wild eatery where the staff is mean to you on purpose, typically dishing out obnoxious, yet witty insults. Dick’s Last Resort is […]

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Running in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, and Gatlinburg Tennessee

Looking for some unique and wonderful  places to run when visiting Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg and the Great Smoky Mountains aside from right down the main parkway?  There are many great places to log some miles in the area. We put together a list of a few our favorites. No matter where you choose to […]

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