Events

Gatlinburg TN Beans and Cornbread Festival Thursday May 11, 2017

Posted by on May 6, 2017 in Events | 0 comments

Make your reservation now for the Gatlinburg Beans and Cornbread Festival Thursday May 11, from 5 to 8 pm in downtown Gatlinburg.  The festival is presented by Bush Brothers and Co. and is free to the public, attendees can purchase a spoon for $10.00 and sample recipes from all entries.  Area restaurants, businesses and caterers will be preparing traditional and original beans and cornbread recipes for tasting while vying for top honors in the cook-off. Bush’s Best will be featured in all the recipes served at the festival.  Free entertainment just announced is Jody Medford with Cash Creek!...

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Springtime In The Great Smoky Mountain National Park

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Events | 0 comments

April 11-15, 2017 Springtime has come a bit early this year to the Smoky Mountains and we are already seeing many beautiful blooms sprouting almost daily. The weather has been perfect for hiking and enjoying all that the Mountains in springtime have to offer. If you’re not able to join us just yet, mark your calendars for the upcoming Gatlinburg Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage, April 11-15, 2017. The Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage is an annual five-day event in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and includes professionally guided programs that explore the region’s wildflowers, wildlife,...

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Smoky Mountain Wine Fest

Posted by on Mar 25, 2017 in Events | 0 comments

April 7th and 8th, 2017 Are you a wine lover? Do you love Tennessee Wines? Do you love the Smoky Mountains? Yes, yes and yes again?? Do we have an event for you. Join us for the annual Smoky Mountain Wine Fest April 7th and 8th, held at the wonderful Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts in Downtown Gatlinburg TN. Sample wines from all over the state, as well as, food sampling from the best restaurants in the Smoky Mountains. There will be two events, the Wine Tour on the 7th of April and the Wine Fest on the 8th of April, you must be 21 years of age or older to purchase tickets to this...

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OktOBERfest In Gatlinburg, TN

Posted by on Oct 20, 2015 in Events | Comments Off on OktOBERfest In Gatlinburg, TN

September 25 through Nov.1, 2015 OktOBERfest returns to its Gatlinburg-style roots with 38 days of merrymaking from September 25 through Nov.1, 2015 as the resort commemorates the 205th anniversary of the popular festival held in Munich, Germany. The Bavarian Fun Makers Band, in authentic costumes, will perform traditional Bavarian folk dances, schuhplattling, oompah music, sing-a-longs, yodels and more with daily shows and multiple performances every day during Oktoberfest. Special Oktoberfest Biers will be served along with traditional German wurst, schnitzel, sauerkraut, strudel, pretzels...

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Mountain Life Festival at the Mountain Farm Museum and Oconaluftee Visitor Center

Posted by on Sep 11, 2015 in Events | Comments Off on Mountain Life Festival at the Mountain Farm Museum and Oconaluftee Visitor Center

Our Great Smoky Mountain National Park is free entry throughout the park. It was guaranteed free when the park, purchased by the states of Tennessee and North Carolina, and generous donors, was gifted to our national government on the condition that no one would ever be charged to enter! Enjoy the Mountain Life Festival at the Mountain Farm Museum and Oconaluftee Visitor Center located at the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park on U.S. Highway 441 near Cherokee in North Carolina on September 19, 2015. “Celebrate the fall harvest as the Mountain Farm Museum comes alive...

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Pittman Center Heritage Day

Posted by on Sep 3, 2015 in Events | Comments Off on Pittman Center Heritage Day

Saturday, September 19, 2015 Food and refreshments available, Free Admission Since 1992, town residents have celebrated their mountain heritage, highlighting the region’s food, music, entertainment and crafts of the past. The event is actually hosted in remembrance of a community fall festival that first took place in the early 1920’s. It is a day full of fun that is celebrated with great food, live music, games, crafts vendors, prettiest dog contest, and more! About Pittman Center Just minutes away from downtown Gatlinburg nestled in the mountains of Great Smoky Mountains National Park is...

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