Latest News about Gatlinburg

When your neighbors are covered in fur and spend their days captivating 11 million visitors a year, when your backyard is the inspiration for world-class artists and craftsmen, when your sidewalks lead to the best memories that last a lifetime — you tend to make the news. Check back often to find the latest on Gatlinburg.

New Lodging, Dining and Attractions

New Lodging in Gatlinburg

Margaritaville Resort
Fairfield Inn and Suites
Hampton Inn
Courtyard by Marriott
Holiday Inn Express

New Restaurants

Ruby Sunshine
Chesapeake’s Seafood and Raw Bar
Tennessee Jed’s
Gatlinburg Brewing Company
The Cliff Top Grill and Bar
Landshark Bar and Grill
Mama’s Chicken Kitchen
Joe and Pop’s Sub Shoppe
Split Rail Eats

Ole Red Gatlinburg

Ole Red Gatlinburg means great food, cold drinks, and the best country music stage outside of Nashville, Blake Shelton style.

Anakeesta

This 72-acre outdoor adventure development features a downtown shopping complex, adjacent to the Chondola Station, that takes visitors to Anakeesta. Once on the mountain, visitors will enjoy dining and shopping in Firefly Village, racing ziplines, mountain coasters, tree canopy walks, scenic overlooks and a children’s playground.

Gatlinburg SkyLift Park

The Most Spectacular Experience in the Smokies. Located at the top of the SkyLift, the Gatlinburg SkyBridge is the longest pedestrian suspension bridge in North America.

With a height of 140 feet at its midpoint, the SkyBridge is an incredible but easily attainable experience you’ll remember for a lifetime – especially as you cross the glass-floor panels in the middle of the span.