Summer

Things to Do in Gatlinburg in the Summer

Are you always looking for fun things to do on the 4th of July? - Or the rest of the summer, for that matter? - The Gatlinburg calendar is so packed with seasonal special events, you may have a hard time deciding what to do in Gatlinburg. In August, there’s the Smoky Mountain Songwriters Festival, while July offers the popular River Raft Regatta and a spectacular fireworks show–both great things to do on the 4th of July.

Contrary to many destinations, the heat of the summer won’t impose any limits when choosing what to do in Gatlinburg. In August, the average high is only 86 degrees, while the average low is a comfortable 74 degrees.

Gatlinburg Farmers Market

May 16, 2015 - October 17, 2015

Offering local choices for healthy mountain living, the Gatlinburg Farmers Market is open each Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at 849 Glades Road. Read more

The Back Porch Concert Series featuring Adrian Krygowski Band

September 11, 2015 - September 11, 2015

East Nashville musician Adrian Krygowski has been touring east of the Mississippi strongly since 2009, playing his brand of intense "Aggressive Soul-Folk," to sold-out rock clubs, listening rooms, house concerts, coffee shops, and festivals. Read more

The Back Porch Concert Series featuring My Brother the Bear / Mamadrones

September 14, 2015 - September 14, 2015

My Brother the Bear Songwriter Daniel Bayer also known as My Brother the Bear began writing at a young age. Bayer grew up in a small neighborhood on the West-side of Cincinnati, OH in a very musical family. Read more