Social & Fraternal

Fraternities and sororities from local colleges and universities have long chosen Gatlinburg as the location for formal events and celebrations. Organizations of all sizes continually pick the Smokies for annual functions and important meetings.

Any group can find affordable lodgings, from facilities that offer meeting and banquet space to large cabins and chalets with expansive great rooms and kitchens. How should your group spend time in Gatlinburg? It doesn’t get much more social than a visit to our moonshine distillery, a tour of the local wineries or a pub crawl of downtown Gatlinburg.

A day spent leisurely browsing the local art scene at the Gatlinburg Arts & Crafts Loop is also the perfect way to spend a few hours with your group. With hiking trails for every skill level, outdoor enthusiasts will want to visit the National Park. Over at Ober Gatlinburg , you’ll find winter sports such as snow skiing and tubing throughout much of the winter. From black-tie events to casual cookouts, your event will be the social success of the year in Gatlinburg.


The beauty of Gatlinburg makes it the perfect place to reflect on and gain new appreciation for the natural wonders of the world. Faith is a big part of the people and places that make Gatlinburg, well, Gatlinburg. Visitors often marvel at the friendliness of the folks who call...


Beep, beep! Motor coaches are making their way through Gatlinburg and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. We’re happy to help travelers find enjoyable ways to experience our beautiful town, whether they’re in town for a week or an hour.


When we say that family gatherings become family traditions in Gatlinburg, it’s not just a fancy tagline. It’s the truth. Over the years, countless families have chosen Gatlinburg time and time again. No matter your family members’ age or interests, there really...


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Youth & Education

USA Today Travel cited Gatlinburg one of the best destinations in the country for teens, and it’s easy to see why. There’s just more to do here.

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