Gatlinburg Events

Gatlinburg festivals and events are always a good time, so we’re always looking for a reason to celebrate. The Gatlinburg events calendar has something for every season, including parades, craft fairs, concerts, food festivals and special seasonal events. Come join us for Gatlinburg Winter Magic, Smoky Mountain Tunes and Tales or the nation’s oldest 4th of July Parade tradition. Tell us when you’re planning to visit, there is always something going on.


Don't Miss These Special Events

Spring Trout Tournament and River Cleanup

For the second consecutive year, a unique fishing tournament has been scheduled by the Gatlinburg Recreation Department. The Spring Trout Tournament...

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Great Smoky Easter Arts & Crafts Show

Unique handcrafted gifts and products produced by members of Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community are placed on display and offered for sale as...

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Hands on Gatlinburg

Hands on Gatlinburg is an immersive three day experience that allows you to learn from The Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community which features over...

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First Independence Day Parade in the Nation

Gatlinburg’s award-winning Fourth of July Midnight Parade will step off at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, July 4. The parade steps off at the intersection of...

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Annual Events & Festivals

Mark Your Calendars. Looking for the best things to do this weekend, next week or even 6 months from now?  We have got you covered.  Spring...

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The life of luxury doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg. One breath of our fresh mountain air, and you’ll agree that the best things in...

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The season of summer fun has arrived in Gatlinburg, and it comes with no shortage of activities for the whole family. This summer, visitors will have...

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Autumn in Gatlinburg is a special time of year. Set against the backdrop of mountains painted with brilliant fall color, Gatlinburg is consistently...

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Why not consider a wintertime visit to Gatlinburg and the Great Smoky Mountains, the perfect spot for a family Christmas in the Smokies or a cozy...

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Concerts & Live Music

Get in the groove by discovering these special music series happening throughout Gatlinburg this season. Whether you’re looking to sit back and...

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Theater & Live Shows

Your trip to Gatlinburg isn’t complete without experiencing an unforgettable evening at one of our amazing live shows. Whether you’re...

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