Spring

Heading to the Smoky Mountains in March, April or May? You’ll be just in time for the many family-friendly Spring Attractions Gatlinburg offers every year.

Looking for fun seasonal attractions? There’s never a bad time to visit Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains. In March, April and May, the Gatlinburg calendar of events is jam-packed with special spring events, such as Gatlinburg Smoky Mountain Wine Fest, Gatlinburg Beans and Cornbread Festival, Gatlinburg Craft Festival and the annual Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament. Look below to see what else spring brings!

Gatlinburg Smoky Mountain Spring

March 17, 2016 - June 5, 2016

When the weather warms up, the mountains turn green and the flowers bloom, Gatlinburg comes alive with many opportunities to enjoy a Gatlinburg Smoky Mountain Spring: It’s a Spring Thing! April and May are jam packed with special events and activities for the whole family! Read more

The Back Porch Concert Series featuring Mark Mandeville & Raianne Richards

May 10, 2016 - May 10, 2016

7 p.m. - 10 p.m.Mark Mandeville and Raianne Richards are clearly inheritors of a timeless legacy, creating music that is both original and evocative of a rich tradition. Read more

Gatlinburg Beans and Cornbread Festival

May 12, 2016 - May 12, 2016

Gatlinburg celebrates it's Appalachian culinary past with the Gatlinburg Beans 'n Cornbread Festival! presented by Bush Brothers & Company. Read more

Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales

June 10, 2016 - July 30, 2016

Tunes & Tales is a summer-long street performance event featuring costumed musical performers, storytellers and artisans portraying characters from time periods as far back as 1800. Read more

Free Parkway Trolley

June 10, 2016 - August 14, 2016

Visitors to Gatlinburg have an additional means to explore the Parkway via this shuttle route which is free for the summer. Read more