Things to Do in Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg Trolley

Top 4 Ways to Enjoy a Budget Friendly Smoky Mountain Vacation

You’ll be pleasantly surprised to know that the Smoky Mountains are one of the most affordable destinations in the USA for a vacation! There is no need to spend a fortune on your getaway this year when you can enjoy the beauty of the Smokies for a fraction of the cost! You’ll find plenty of fun things to do in the area that are cheap or even free, so don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy a fantastic trip that is easy on your wallet! Here are the top 4 ways to enjoy a budget friendly Smoky Mountain vacation: ...Read More
hollywood star cars museum in gatlinburg

Top 4 Things to Know About Visiting the Hollywood Star Cars Museum

Did you know that you can experience a tour of Hollywood right here in the Smokies?! The Hollywood Star Cars Museum in downtown Gatlinburg offers guests the exciting opportunity to see some of the most famous vehicles in television and film history, complete in recreated settings with lights, camera, and action! These are genuine cars and not replicas, so don’t miss this chance to visit this amazing museum during your Smoky Mountain vacation! Here are the top 4 things to know about visiting the Hollywood Star Cars Museum: ...Read More
things to do in downtown gatlinburg at night

5 Fun Things to Do in Downtown Gatlinburg at Night

If you’re looking for some entertainment after a day of sightseeing in the Smoky Mountains, you’ll find plenty of fun activities in downtown Gatlinburg! The town comes alive in the evening with all kinds of great things to do, including breathtaking attractions, fantastic shopping options, and tempting restaurants! Here are 5 fun things to do in downtown Gatlinburg at night: ...Read More
ripley's believe it or not in gatlinburg tennessee

Top 8 Gatlinburg Attractions You Have to Visit

The little mountain town of Gatlinburg, Tennessee is known as the gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. But it has hundreds of restaurants, shops, and attractions people come from all over the world to experience. This town has a wealth of family-friendly activities, and we want to share some of the best ones with you. Check out these top 8 Gatlinburg attractions.  ...Read More
skiing at Ober Mountain

3 Fun Outdoor Winter Activities That You’ll Love at Ober Mountain

When it comes to outdoor winter fun in the Smokies, there is no better destination than Ober Mountain! This popular mountaintop park features a variety of exciting “snow” things to do for all ages, including an entire slope of skiing and snowboarding trails! There is even a special Snow Zone for young children so that they can enjoy some outdoor adventures too! Here are 3 fun outdoor winter activities that you’ll love at Ober Mountain: ...Read More
Gatlinburg at night

3 Things to Know About the Ball Drop and Fireworks on New Year’s Eve in Gatlinburg

When it comes to celebrating New Year’s Eve in the Smoky Mountains, there is no better destination than Gatlinburg TN! You’ll find several great ways to enjoy this special evening, ranging from amazing dinners at restaurants in downtown Gatlinburg to fun celebrations at your favorite local attractions! Of course, the best way to count down to midnight is with Gatlinburg’s Ball Drop and Fireworks show around the base of the Space Needle! Here are the top 3 things to know about the Ball Drop and Fireworks on New Year’s Eve in Gatlinburg: ...Read More
anakeesta at christmas

Top 5 Reasons to Experience the Enchanted Christmas at Anakeesta

While Anakeesta is already a magical destination, the popular mountaintop theme park is extra special during the holidays with the Enchanted Christmas event! This festive celebration of Christmas features sparkling light displays, live entertainment, holiday treats and even Santa Claus himself! You won’t want to miss this fabulous event that is fun for all ages, so head up to Anakeesta to create some amazing holiday memories with your family and friends! Here are the top 5 reasons why you need to experience the Enchanted Christmas at Anakeesta: ...Read More
downtown gatlinburg covered in snow from the gatlinburg overlook

6 Fun Activities to Do in the Snow in Gatlinburg

With winter being one of the slowest seasons in the Smoky Mountains, visitors have a chance to enjoy the delights of both Gatlinburg and the surrounding countryside without the crowds. Savoring a peaceful, snow-covered vista from Newfound Gap Road is one of the most magical sights of the winter season in Tennessee, but the city itself also offers its own unique range of fun activities for those who love to visit when there's snow in Gatlinburg. To make sure you enjoy the most of your visit, we've made a list of 6 fun activities to do in the snow in Gatlinburg: ...Read More
SkyBridge at gatlinburg skypark

4 Fun Attractions That You Need to Experience at Gatlinburg SkyPark

If you’re looking for one of the most unique and fun destinations in the Smoky Mountains, you won’t want to miss Gatlinburg SkyPark! This mountaintop park features several exciting activities for your family to enjoy, ranging from an elevated hike with scenic views to the longest pedestrian cable bridge in North America! Here are 4 fun attractions that you need to experience at Gatlinburg SkyPark: ...Read More
downtown gatlinburg in november

10 Things to Do and Places to Eat During Thanksgiving in Gatlinburg

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and you may be trying to decide what you will do and where you will eat when you're in town! There are plenty of fun activities to try when you're here for the holidays, so there's something for everyone in your group to enjoy! Check out these 10 things to do and places to eat during Thanksgiving in Gatlinburg: ...Read More
fall foliage in the Smoky Mountains near Newfound Gap

10 Things to Do in Gatlinburg in the Fall

A vacation to the Smokies always means a never-ending amount of great options when it comes to things to do in Gatlinburg, but in the fall, it’s even more fun and beautiful! To help you start planning your next trip, we wanted to share with you some things that we think you’ll enjoy doing while staying with us during the autumn months! Here are 10 things to do in Gatlinburg in the fall: ...Read More
Gatlinburg at night

Top 4 Romantic Things to Do in Gatlinburg for Couples

Gatlinburg is a romantic destination for couples who want to enjoy the magic of the Smoky Mountains, so it is no wonder why you’ll find so many folks in town celebrating their honeymoon or anniversary! You’ll find many activities throughout Gatlinburg that are perfect for a date night, ranging from evening strolls along the river to fine dining experiences! Here are the top 4 romantic things to do in Gatlinburg for couples: ...Read More
view from Anakeesta

Top 5 Things to Do in Gatlinburg This Summer

Are you planning a Smoky Mountain getaway this summer? Then you want to know about all the fun activities you won’t want to miss while you’re visiting Gatlinburg! From annual events the whole family will love to classic attractions that provide gorgeous views, you’ll find plenty of fun things to do when you stay with us. Check out these top 5 things to do in Gatlinburg this summer! ...Read More
Aerial Tramway at Ober Mountain

Top 3 Reasons Why You’ll Love Riding the Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway

One of the most iconic attractions in the Smoky Mountains is the Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway, which has provided scenic rides for millions of people since its opening in 1973! As one of the largest aerial tramways in the United States, this attraction gains 1472 feet in elevation as it soars 2.1 miles from downtown Gatlinburg to Ober Mountain! Here are the top 3 reasons why you’ll love riding the Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway: ...Read More
old dad's general store in gatlinburg

4 Reasons Why You Should Visit Old Dad’s General Store

Are you planning a trip to Gatlinburg and the Smokies this year? If so, there’s no better place to start your trip than at one of our local favorites, Old Dad’s General Store. Located in downtown Gatlinburg near the entrance of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Old Dad’s is a quick and easy stop but one that you’ll make every time you’re in town after you’ve had your first experience there. Here are 4 reasons why you should visit Old Dad’s General Store in Gatlinburg, TN. ...Read More