Smoky Mountain Creatures Legends and Lore Conference


October 12, 2019


Gatlinburg Convention Center


234 Historic Nature Trail

Gatlinburg, TN 37738

Creatures, Legends, and Lore Conference on October 12, 2019 at the Gatlinburg Convention Center. Doors open at 9am for VIP ticket-holders, 9:30 for general admission, and 10:00 am for EXPO-Only ticket holders. The fun does not end until 8:00 pm.

Gather Up Events is extremely excited to announce the James “Bobo” Fay, from Animal Planet’s Finding Bigfoot, and Steven “Doogie” McDougal, from Travel Channels’ Ghost Asylum, Haunted Towns, and Haunted Live, will be joining some of America’s most experienced bigfoot/cryptid researchers, paranormal experts, and extraterrestrial investigators for 12 sessions covering bigfoot, UFOs, ghost hunting and more. Each track will also have a Q&A panel with speakers from that group bringing the event to 16 sessions in total. There will also be an expo area featuring numerous vendors and sponsors with a wide variety of merchandise and exhibits.

The event will be held on October 12, 2019 at the Gatlinburg Convention Center.  Doors open at 9:00 am for VIPs and, 9:30 am for conference-goers, and 10:00 am for Expo-Only ticket holders. The event does not end till 8:00 pm. Ticket prices range depending on the type. Tickets range in price from $10-$85 and are available at You can also find information on Gather Up and its other events at or their facebook page:

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