SMOKY MOUNTAINS EVENTS

SMOKY MOUNTAINS EVENTS
  • Dollywood Summer Celebration
    On-Going Event: 6/16/2018 - 8/5/2018
     Pigeon Forge. 800-365-5996  www.dollywood.com
  • 12th Annual Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales
    On-Going Event: 6/22/2018 - 8/11/2018
    6pm. Downtown Gatlinburg. 800-568-4748  www.gatlinburg.com
  • 43rd Gatlinburg Craftsmen's Fair
    7/13/2018 - 7/22/2018
     Gatlinburg Convention Center. 865-436-7479  www.craftsmenfair.com
  • Tennessee Tax Free Weekend
    7/27/2018 - 7/29/2018
    Tax-free shopping on select items.    www.tntaxholiday.com
  • TN Smokies Baseball vs. Chattanooga
    7/28/2018 - 8/1/2018
    AA Affiliate of the Chicago Cubs. Smokies Park, Sevierville. 865-286-2300  www.smokiesbaseball.com
  • Celebrate Freedom
    On-Going Event: 8/1/2018 - 8/31/2018
    Military & service discounts. Pigeon Forge. 800-251-9100  www.mypigeonforge.com
  • Antique Tractor and Engine Show
    8/3/2018 - 8/4/2018
     Sevier County Fairgrounds, Sevierville. 865-453-0770  www.seviercountyfairgrounds.com
  • 9th Annual Cornhole Tournament & Stringtime in the Smokies
    8/4/2018
     Old Mill Square, Pigeon Forge. 865-428-0771  www.oldmillsquare.com
  • TN Smokies Baseball vs. Biloxi
    8/8/2018 - 8/12/2018
    AA Affiliate of the Chicago Cubs. Smokies Park, Sevierville. 865-286-2300  www.smokiesbaseball.com
  • The Spark Car Show
    8/10/2018 - 8/12/2018
     Sevier County Fairgrounds, Sevierville. 865-453-0770  www.seviercountyfair.org
  • Cherokee Heritage Day
    8/11/2018
    10am-5pm. Museum of the Cherokee Indian, Cherokee, NC. 828-497-3481  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • Blueberry Festival
    8/12/2018
    9am-2pm. Fairgrounds, Cherokee, NC. 828-497-2717  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • 7th Annual Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival
    8/16/2018 - 8/26/2018
     Gatlinburg. 865-604-9066  www.smswf.com
  • Annual Veterans Homecoming Parade
    8/18/2018
     Pigeon Forge. 800-251-9100  www.mypigeonforge.com
  • TN Smokies Baseball vs. Jackson
    8/19/2018 - 8/23/2018
    AA Affiliate of the Chicago Cubs. Smokies Park, Sevierville. 865-286-2300  www.smokiesbaseball.com
  • 6th Annual Great Smoky Mountain Jeep Invasion
    8/24/2018 - 8/25/2018
     LeConte Center, Pigeon Forge. 865-385-3929  www.greatsmokymountainjeepinvasion.com
  • Qualla Arts And Crafts Indian Art Market
    8/25/2018
    9am-4pm. Cherokee, NC. 828-497-3103  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • TN Smokies Baseball vs. Pensacola
    8/30/2018 - 9/3/2018
    AA Affiliate of the Chicago Cubs. Smokies Park, Sevierville. 865-286-2300  www.smokiesbaseball.com
  • 83rd Sevier County Fair
    8/31/2018 - 9/8/2018
     Sevier County Fairgrounds, Sevierville. 865-453-0770  www.seviercountyfair.org
  • Sevier County Fair
    8/31/2018 - 9/8/2018
     Sevier County Fairgrounds, Sevierville. 865-453-0770  www.seviercountyfair.org
  • Last Weekend of Season for Dollywood's Splash Country
    9/1/2018 - 9/3/2018
     Pigeon Forge. 800-365-5996  www.dollywood.com
  • The World's Largest Titanic Lego Exhibit
    On-Going Event: 9/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
     Titanic Museum Attraction, Pigeon Forge. 800-831-7670  www.titanicpigeonforge.com
  • Music of the Mountains
    9/7/2018
    7pm. Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center, Townsend. 865-448-0044  www.gsmheritagecenter.org
  • Shades of the Past Rod Run Roundup #36
    9/7/2018 - 9/8/2018
     Dollywood's Splash Country, Pigeon Forge. 865-428-9488  www.shadesofthepast.com
  • TN Valley Fair
    9/7/2018 - 9/16/2018
     Knoxville Fairgrounds. 865-215-1471  www.tnvalleyfair.org
  • Cherokee Heritage Day
    9/8/2018
    11am-4pm. Museum of the Cherokee Indian. 828-497-3481  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival
    On-Going Event: 9/8/2018 - 10/31/2018
     County-wide festival.  
  • 20th Annual Taste of Autumn
    9/13/2018
    United Way fundraiser featuring area restaurants. Gatlinburg Convention Center. 800-568-4748  www.gatlinburg.com
  • Dumplin Valley Bluegrass Festival
    9/13/2018 - 9/15/2018
     Riverside Campground & Resort, Kodak/Sevierville. 865-397-7942  www.dumplinvalleybluegrass.com
  • Fall Grand Rod Run
    9/13/2018 - 9/15/2018
     LeConte Center, Pigeon Forge. 865-687-3976  www.rodrun-pigeonforge.com
  • Days of the Pioneer Antique Show
    9/14/2018
     Museum of Appalachia, Norris. 865-494-7680  www.museumofappalachia.org
  • Bruce Street Brewfest
    9/15/2018
    1-6pm. Downtown Sevierville. 865-229-HOPS  www.VisitSevierville.com
  • Mountain Life Festival at Oconaluftee
    9/15/2018
     Great Smoky Mountains National Park by Cherokee, NC. 865-436-1200  www.nps.gov/grsm
  • 2nd Annual Veterans Celebration
    9/20/2018 - 9/22/2018
     Cherokee, NC. 828-497-9204  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • Oktoberfest at Ober Gatlinburg
    On-Going Event: 9/21/2018 - 10/28/2018
      865-436-5423  www.obergatlinburg.com
  • 15th Annual Old Mill Heritage Day
    9/22/2018
    10am-7pm. Old Mill Square, Pigeon Forge. 865-428-0771  www.oldmillsquare.com
  • National Quartet Convention
    9/23/2018 - 9/29/2018
     LeConte Center, Pigeon Forge. 800-846-8499  www.natqc.com
  • 26th Annual Fall Festival & Old Timers Day
    9/28/2018 - 9/29/2018
     Townsend Visitors Center. 865-448-6134  www.smokymountains.org
  • Dollywood's Great Pumpkin LumiNights
    On-Going Event: 9/28/2018 - 10/31/2018
    Check schedule. Pigeon Forge. 800-365-5996  www.dollywood.com
  • Dollywood's Southern Gospel Jubilee & Harvest Festival
    On-Going Event: 9/28/2018 - 11/3/2018
     Pigeon Forge. 800-365-5996  www.dollywood.com
  • 42nd Annual Rotary Club Crafts Festival
    On-Going Event: 9/29/2018 - 10/27/2018
     Patriot Park, Pigeon Forge. 865-909-3446  www.pigeonforgerotary.org
  • Blue Ribbon Country Fair
    9/29/2018
     Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center, Townsend. 865-448-2259  www.gsmheritagecenter.org
  • Old Timers Day in the Park
    9/29/2018
     Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Cades Cove. 865-436-1200  www.nps.gov/grsm
  • Triumphant Quartet Anniversary Celebration 2018
    9/30/2018 - 10/1/2018
    15th Anniversary. 7pm. Music Road Convention Center, Pigeon Forge. 865-621-0492  www.triumphantquartet.com
  • 106th Annual Cherokee Indian Fair
    10/2/2018 - 10/6/2018
     Cherokee, NC. 800-438-1601  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • Cherokee Indian Fair Parade
    10/2/2018
      828-359-6491  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • 43rd Gatlinburg Craftsmen's Fair
    10/4/2018 - 10/21/2018
     Gatlinburg Convention Center. 865-436-7479  www.craftsmenfair.com
  • 25th Annual Robert Tino's Smoky Mountain Homecoming
    10/5/2018 - 10/7/2018
    See schedule. Robert Tino Gallery & Farm, Sevierville. 865-453-6315  www.robertatinosmokymountainhomecoming.com
  • 40th Annual Vette Fest
    10/5/2018 - 10/8/2018
     Country Cascades, Pigeon Forge. 865-705-6849  www.etcorvette.com
  • 20th Annual Fall Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament
    10/6/2018 - 10/7/2018
     Gatlinburg. 865-661-3474  www.smokymountaintrouttournament.com
  • 2nd Annual Chalk Fest
    10/6/2018
    Draw chalk pictures on the sidewalk. The Island, Pigeon Forge. 865-286-0119  www.islandinpigeonforge.com
  • Circle Yer Wagons 48 Fall VW Show
    10/6/2018 - 10/7/2018
    Volkswagen Show. Sevier County Fairgrounds. 865-654-8009  www.avwa.com
  • Newport Harvest Street Festival
    10/6/2018 - 10/7/2018
     Downtown Newport, Cocke County. 423-623-7201  www.yallvisitthesmokies.com
  • Great Smoky Mountain Auto Fest
    10/12/2018 - 10/13/2018
    8am-7pm. Smokies Stadium, Sevierville. 865-286-2317  www.smokiesbaseball.com/events
  • Parrottsville Heritage Days
    10/12/2018 - 10/14/2018
    10am-4pm. Parrott-Larue-Myers Park, Parrottsville. 423-623-9380  www.parrottsvilletn.org
  • Cherokee Heritage Day
    10/13/2018
    11am-4pm. Museum of the Cherokee Indian. 828-497-3481  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • Cherokee Cruise the Smokies Fall Rod Run
    10/19/2018 - 10/20/2018
      828-497-2603  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • Smoky Mountain Rubber Stamp & Scrapbook Show
    10/20/2018 - 10/21/2018
     Sevierville Convention Center. 260-557-4808  www.toomuchfunpromotions.com
  • Celebrators Conference
    10/22/2018 - 10/25/2018
     LeConte Center, Pigeon Forge. 256-355-1554  www.celebrators.org
  • Spooktacular Halloween Event
    10/25/2018
    6pm. Pigeon Forge Community Center. 865-429-7373  www.mypigeonforge.com
  • Del Rio Days
    10/26/2018 - 10/27/2018
     Jones Nature Center, Cocke County. 423-487-5455  www.yallvisitthesmokies.com
  • Music in the Middle: Storytelling Evening
    10/26/2018
    7pm. Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center, Townsend. 865-448-2259  www.gsmheritagecenter.org
  • Chocolate Wine Trails
    10/27/2018
     Mountain Valley Winery, Pigeon Forge. 888-745-8119  www.rockytopwineries.com
  • Sevier County Halloween Spooktacular
    10/31/2018
    6-10pm. Downtown Sevierville. 888-738-4378  www.seviercountysheriff.com/halloween-block-party
  • Trick or Treat Kick Off Karnival
    10/31/2018
    1-5pm. Ripley?s Aquarium Plaza, Gatlinburg. 888-240-1358  www.gatlinburg.com
  • Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland
    On-Going Event: 11/2/2018 - 1/6/2019
    Drive-thru light show. Dusk to 10pm nightly. TN Smokies Baseball Stadium, Sevierville. 888-321-7547  www.shadrackchristmas.com
  • Kananegsi Basket Festival
    11/3/2018
    10am-4pm. Cherokee Indian Fair Grounds, Cherokee, NC. 828-359-5545  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • A Christmas Carol Reading
    11/4/2018 - 11/6/2018
     The Inn at Christmas Place, Pigeon Forge. 865-868-0525  www.mypigeonforge.com
  • 29th Annual Winterfest Celebration
    On-Going Event: 11/5/2018 - 2/28/2019
     County-wide festival.  
  • Sevierville's 29th Annual Winterfest Kickoff
    11/5/2018
      888-738-4378  www.VisitSevierville.com
  • 29th Annual Pigeon Forge's Winterfest Kickoff
    11/6/2018
     Patriot Park, Pigeon Forge. 800-251-9100  www.mypigeonforge.com
  • 29th Gatlinburg's Winter Magic Kickoff & Chili Cookoff
    11/7/2018
    5-8pm.  Downtown Parkway, Gatlinburg. 800-588-1817  www.gatlinburg.com
  • Gatlinburg Winter Magic Trolley Ride of Lights
    On-Going Event: 11/7/2018 - 1/26/2019
    Begins at Ripley's Aquarium. Call for schedule.  865-436-3897  www.gatlinburg.com
  • Student Heritage Day
    11/9/2018 - 11/10/2018
     Museum of Appalachia, Norris. 865-494-7680  www.museumofappalachia.org
  • Cherokee Heritage Day
    11/10/2018
    11am-4pm. Museum of the Cherokee Indian. 828-497-3481  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • Dollywood's Smoky Mountain Christmas Festival
    On-Going Event: 11/10/2018 - 1/5/2019
    Check schedule. Pigeon Forge. 800-365-5996  www.dollywood.com
  • Old Mill Square Holiday Open House
    11/10/2018
     Pigeon Forge. 865-428-0771  www.oldmillsquare.com
  • Smokies eSports Challenge
    11/10/2018
     Smokies Stadium, Sevierville. 865-286-2317  www.smokiesbaseball.com/events
  • Veterans Day Celebration
    11/10/2018
    11am-1pm. Cherokee, NC. 828-508-2657  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • 18th Annual Veterans Day Celebration
    11/11/2018
    Starts at 11am. Free. Ripley's Aquarium Plaza, Gatlinburg. 800-568-4748  www.gatlinburg.com
  • 9th Annual Holiday Homecoming
    11/17/2018
     Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center, Townsend. 865-448-2259  www.gsmheritagecenter.org
  • Snow Tubing Begins
    11/17/2018
     Ober Gatlinburg. 865-436-5423  www.obergatlinburg.com
  • Tree Lighting with Paula Deen
    11/17/2018
     The Island, Pigeon Forge. 865-286-0119  www.islandinpigeonforge.com
  • Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Thanksgiving Show
    11/20/2018 - 11/25/2018
     Gatlinburg Convention Center. 800-568-4748  www.gatlinburgcrafts.com
  • Festival of Trees
    11/21/2018 - 11/25/2018
     W.L. Mills Conference Center, Gatlinburg. 800-568-4748  www.gatlinburgfestivaloftrees.com
  • Thanksgiving Night Fireworks
    11/22/2018
    7pm. Titanic Museum Attraction, Pigeon Forge. 800-831-7670  www.titanicpigeonforge.com
  • Winter Magic Tunes & Tales
    11/23/2018 - 11/24/2018
    Street musicians and storytellers. Downtown Parkway, Gatlinburg. 800-568-4748  www.gatlinburg.com
  • Pigeon Forge Community Chorus Holiday Concert
    11/25/2018
    3pm. First Baptist Church, Pigeon Forge. 800-251-9100  www.mypigeonforge.com
  • Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Christmas Show
    11/26/2018 - 12/2/2018
     Gatlinburg Convention Center. 800-568-4748  www.gatlinburgcrafts.com
  • A Candlelight Christmas in Old Appalachia
    11/30/2018 - 12/2/2018
     Museum of Appalachia, Norris. 865-494-7680  www.museumofappalachia.org
  • Winter Magic Tunes & Tales
    11/30/2018 - 12/1/2018
    Street musicians and storytellers. Downtown Parkway, Gatlinburg. 800-568-4748  www.gatlinburg.com
  • Yama-Con Anime Convention
    11/30/2018 - 12/2/2018
     LeConte Center, Pigeon Forge. 865-908-3015  www.yamacon.org
  • 56th Annual Christmas Parade
    12/1/2018
     Downtown Sevierville. 865-453-6411  www.VisitSevierville.com
  • A Candlelight Christmas in Old Appalachia
    12/1/2018 - 12/2/2018
     Museum of Appalachia, Norris. 865-494-7680  www.museumofappalachia.org
  • Breakfast or Brunch with Santa
    12/1/2018
     Old Mill Square, Pigeon Forge. 865-428-0771  www.oldmillsquare.com
  • Downtown Sevierville Holiday Market
    12/1/2018
    10am-4pm.  865-453-6411  www.VisitSevierville.com
  • Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Christmas Show
    12/1/2018 - 12/2/2018
     Gatlinburg Convention Center. 800-568-4748  www.gatlinburgcrafts.com
  • Winter Magic Tunes & Tales
    12/1/2018
    Street musicians and storytellers. Downtown Parkway, Gatlinburg. 800-568-4748  www.gatlinburg.com
  • Townsend Christmas Parade
    12/2/2018
     Townsend, TN. 865-448-6886  www.smokymountains.org
  • Christmas with Triumphant Quartet
    12/3/2018 - 12/4/2018
     Holiday Inn & Convention Center, Pigeon Forge. 865-621-0492  www.triumphantquartet.com
  • Christmas in the Smokies Bluegrass Festival
    12/5/2018 - 12/8/2018
     Smoky Mountain Convention Center, Pigeon Forge. 865-908-3015  www.mypigeonforge.com
  • 43rd Annual "Fantasy of Lights" Christmas Parade
    12/7/2018
    Starts 7:30pm. Downtown Gatlinburg. 800-588-1817  www.gatlinburg.com
  • Winter Magic Tunes & Tales
    12/7/2018 - 12/8/2018
    Street musicians and storytellers. Downtown Parkway, Gatlinburg. 800-568-4748  www.gatlinburg.com
  • 42nd Festival of Christmas Past at Sugarlands
    12/8/2018
    9:30am-3pm. Great Smoky Mountains National Park. 865-436-1291  www.nps.gov/grsm
  • Cherokee Heritage Day
    12/8/2018
    11am-4pm. Museum of the Cherokee Indian. 828-497-3481  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • Newport Christmas Parade
    12/8/2018
     Cocke County. 423-623-7201  www.yallvisitthesmokies.com
  • Santa Hustle 5K & 10K Runs
    12/9/2018
    7:30am. Wilderness Resort, Sevierville. 847-829-4536  www.santahustlesmokies.com
  • Nutcracker "Sweet"
    12/14/2018 - 12/15/2018
    Fri. 7pm, Sat. 2pm. Country Tonite Theatre, Pigeon Forge. 865-368-7112  www.greatsmokymountaindancetheatre.com
  • Winter Magic Tunes & Tales
    12/14/2018 - 12/15/2018
    Street musicians and storytellers. Downtown Parkway, Gatlinburg. 800-568-4748  www.gatlinburg.com
  • Cherokee Christmas Parade
    12/15/2018
    2-5pm. Cherokee, NC. 828-359-6491  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • Holiday Homecoming at Oconaluftee
    12/15/2018
    10am-12pm. Great Smoky Mountains National Park, by Cherokee, NC. 828-497-1904  www.nps.gov/grsm
  • Winter Magic Tunes & Tales
    12/21/2018 - 12/22/2018
    Street musicians and storytellers. Downtown Parkway, Gatlinburg. 800-568-4748  www.gatlinburg.com
  • 31st Annual New Year's Eve Ball Drop & Fireworks Show
    12/31/2018
    Midnight. Space Needle, Gatlinburg. 800-588-1817  www.gatlinburg.com
  • New Year's Eve Fireworks
    12/31/2018
    10pm. Cherokee, NC. 828-359-6492  www.visitcherokeenc.com
  • The Island's New Year's Eve Celebration
    12/31/2018
    Live music and midnight fireworks. The Island, Pigeon Forge. 865-286-0119  www.mypigeonforge.com
  • Titanic Kids Noon New Year's Eve Celebration
    12/31/2018
    7pm. Titanic Museum Attraction, Pigeon Forge. 800-831-7670  www.titanicpigeonforge.com
  • Knoxville RV Super Show
    1/4/2019 - 1/6/2019
    Fri. & Sat. 10am-8pm, Sun. 'til 5pm. Sevierville Convention Center. 941-780-0538  www.knoxvillervshow.com
  • Gatlinburg Winter Magic Trolley Ride of Lights
    1/5/2019 - 1/26/2019
    Begins at Ripley's Aquarium. Call for schedule.  865-436-3897  www.gatlinburg.com
  • Martin Luther King Day Event
    1/21/2019
     First Baptist Church, Sevierville. 865-453-6411  www.VisitSevierville.com
  • Smoky Mountain Romance
    2/1/2019 - 2/28/2019
     Gatlinburg. 800-568-4748  www.gatlinburg.com
  • Rose Glen Literary Festival
    2/23/2019
    Meet & greet local authors. Sevierville Convention Center. 865-453-6411  www.VisitSevierville.com
  • Pigeon Forge Chuck Wagon Cook-Off
    3/2/2019
     Clabough?s Campground, Pigeon Forge. 800-251-9100  www.mypigeonforge.com
  • 25th Annual A Mountain Quiltfest
    3/20/2019 - 3/23/2019
     LeConte Center, Pigeon Forge. 865-429-7350  www.mypigeonforge.com