7 Unique Places To Eat Ice Cream and Treats in The Smokies
scooping ice-cream

You scream! I scream! We all scream for ice cream! It’s summer in the Smokies and a great way to beat the heat is with a delicious cold treat. And not just any treat – Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville have some truly fun shops with unique ice cream creations and sweet snacks. Mad Dog’s […]

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in the Smokies
Happy St. Patrick's Day

The next big celebration holiday is St. Patrick’s Day – are you ready? Do you like wearin’ o’ the green? Drinkin’ o’ the beer? The Great Smoky Mountains is a wonderful place to celebrate – whether in a beautiful cabin with an Irish celebration of your own making and traditions or out and about in […]

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Recreate Your Favorite Recipes from Gatlinburg at Home!
Recipes from Gatlinburg TN

Missing the Smoky Mountains but a trip isn’t in the cards right now?  You’re not alone!  When you can’t make it to Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge we have fun ways to bring the mountains to you in your very own home.  We’ve even compiled our favorite list of recipes from Gatlinburg and recipes from Pigeon […]

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Romantic Valentine’s Day Ideas in Gatlinburg

Oh St. Valentine! How will you celebrate your love this year on this heart-filled, candy and flower-laden Feb. 14? We have many ideas for celebrating in The Great Smoky Mountains – adventure filled, romantic, silly, cozy and fun.  Here’s your guide to Valentine’s Day in Gatlinburg for 2021! Renew your vows! Titanic Sweetheart Month February […]

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The Best Late Night Eats in the Smoky Mountains
open til late neon sign

Hankering for something at 8, 9 or 10 p.m. after a full-day hiking or seeing a show, maybe ziplining or skiing, fishing or kayaking on Little Pigeon River? Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville have several options, even some open late-late like in the big cities. Gatlinburg Late Night Eats In Gatlinburg, there are several late-night […]

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The Absolute Best Coffee Shops in the Smoky Mountains
a steamy cup of coffee on a counter in the best coffee shops in the smokies

Looking for a quick pick-me-up?  How about a tasty pastry?  Whether you want a warm cup of black coffee or a sweet, cold drink with all the extras, we have a coffee shop for you!  Keep reading to find the best coffee shops in Smoky Mountains.   Gatlinburg The Donut Friar  The Village in Gatlinburg is […]

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Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge Restaurants Open for Christmas
A Thanksgiving Spread on a table

If you’re visiting Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, or even the Smoky Mountains in general for Christmas you’re bound to have a wonderful time!  Whether you see the lights and attractions at Dollywood, drive the streets or take a trolley tour of the Winterfest lights, or even just enjoying some time unplugged in a gorgeous Smoky Mountain […]

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7 Reasons to Visit Anakeesta in Gatlinburg
dueling ziplines at anakeesta

Located in the heart of downtown Gatlinburg with mountain views and 70 forested acres of fun and relaxation, Anakeesta is a mountain playground for all ages.   There is a zip line adventure, gem mining, a personal roller coaster, treehouses, garden walks and a new splash pad. Among the trees are wonderful spots for selfies, […]

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Find a Great Southern Meal in the Smokies
southern style meal

Find Great Southern Meals in the Smokies from BBQ and Pimento Cheese to Biscuits and Gravy You’re heading to the Great Smoky Mountains – in addition to the world-famous mountains, the hiking, the animals, the fun, you also want an authentic southern meal- or seven. We will guide you – from casual southern lunches such […]

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