New Attractions of 2023

Get to the Smokies in 2023 and check out all the new attractions and adventures opening this year! Are you ready to get under the ocean, on the green, and in a 3-story water coaster? You’ll be able to get under the sea at Xperia: Ocean Journey, a 3-D immersive attraction. See amazing marine life […]

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Happy Birthday, Dolly Parton!

In our book, the day we say, “Happy Birthday, Dolly Parton”, should be a holiday! The pride of Tennessee, Dolly Rebecca Parton, was born on January 19, 1946, in Sevier County, Tennessee, also home to The Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Undoubtedly, you’ll find that it’s the most visited national park in the United States, […]

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Valentine’s Day In The Smokies

As we kick off 2023, we can hardly wait for a reason to celebrate love in the Smoky Mountains! Make it a memorable Valentine’s Day for your special someone with a romantic getaway to the Great Smoky Mountains. You’ll find everything from breathtaking scenery and friendly local culture to outdoor adventures and eclectic shopping. How can […]

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New Year’s Eve in The Smoky Mountains – Happy 2023

New Year’s Eve is nearly here! If you haven’t made plans yet or are looking for something more interesting than sitting on your couch watching thousands of people freeze in Times Square, we have the best ideas for you – come to the Smokies! In addition to the incredible views of The Great Smoky Mountains, […]

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Romantic Ideas For Your Honeymoon in Gatlinburg

Are you headed to Tennessee for a honeymoon in Gatlinburg? Wondering exactly what to do when you get there? Over 11 million people visited the Great Smoky Mountains National Park last year. To be sure, there are many fun activities to enjoy in the Smoky Mountains. But activities and beautiful scenery aren’t limited to the […]

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The Six Most Romantic Gatlinburg Restaurants in the Smoky Mountains

When planning a romantic winter weather snuggle in a Smoky Mountain cabin, you’ll need to consider where to have a romantic meal with your sweetie. Here are six amazing Gatlinburg romantic restaurants with excellent food, views and vibes. The Gatlinburg Classic Romantic Meal The Peddler Steakhouse in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Guests are surrounded by warmth and […]

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Winterfest 2022

The Smoky Mountains are calling you to celebrate Winterfest 2022! Pigeon Forge’s annual Winterfest 2022 celebration starts this Thursday, November 10, 2022, and runs through February 19, 2023. Turn on all the twinkly Christmas lights and let’s get to celebrating! Winterfest – started in 1990 – is a mix of holiday celebrations, themed special events and millions […]

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Smoky Mountain Ghost Stories

It’s time to settle in for Some Creepy Smoky Mountain Ghost Stories. It’s campfire season and that means smores and ghost stories! We have a few to curl your toes and keep you company while you’re in the Great Smoky Mountains in a cozy and safe cabin. Or if you feel adventurous, go check out […]

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Thanksgiving Restaurants In 2022

Celebrate Thanksgiving in the Great Smoky Mountains! You can cook a feast in one of our beautiful cabins or create a new tradition by going out for a Thanksgiving meal. There are plenty of restaurants open on Thanksgiving in Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and Sevierville. Check out our list below, with specialty menus linked where available. […]

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6 Things NOT to do in Gatlinburg

Heading up to Gatlinburg is a ticket to amazing natural wonders, nights around the fire, nature walks, zip lines, ice skating, great food, cozying up in a Gatlinburg cabin rental and so much more! Before you head the Great Smoky Mountains, we’ll share with you some things you are not to do – some of […]

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