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Winter Activity Guide to the Smokies
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If you’ve got a need for speed, snow and ice, you’ve come to the right place for winter activities in the Smokies.  For the remainder of winter, you can ski the slopes, slide on snow tubes, and glide across sheets of ice. Skiing, Snow Tubing, and Ice Skating There’s no need to fly out west

Best Places to Eat in Dollywood - Dollywood Food and Restaurants
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Places to Eat in Dollywood Updated: What’s the best food at Dollywood?  While many will immediately say Aunt Granny’s Restaurant, Dollywood apple pie or cinnamon bread, there are numerous dining options offering everything from a quick bite at a variety of concession stands to full southern meals at buffet or family-style restaurants.  You can choose

Smoky Mountain Coasters in Gatlinburg, Wears Valley and Pigeon Forge
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Mountain Coaster Thrill Rides Updated 2022: Want to plan an exciting date night? Choose mountain coasters! You have not one, and not two, and not even three choices. Between Wears Valley, Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, there are NINE alpine-style mountain coasters in the area. Each is its own unique experience, so maybe you’ll do all

Top Attractions for Best Views in Gatlinburg
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Gatlinburg Attractions with The Best Views Scenery. Beauty. God’s Country. Those are probably the words most used for the what people are looking forward to when visiting the Smoky Mountains. Aside from slowing things down and relaxing in a private, peaceful cabin, of course! If making the most of your vacation includes taking in the

Ice Skate near Gatlinburg
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Fun Winter Things to Do What a wonderful time of year for Ice Skating!  We know you enjoy spending time in your romantic cabin, but getting out on the ice can make for a romantic date. There are two places where you can lace up your skates and lock hands: Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort and

Bush’s Beans Visitor Center
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Free Museum and Family Cafe A ‘must see’ free attraction in the Smokies just 17 miles away! The Bush’s Beans Visitor Center has excellent reviews and is definitely worth the 25 minute ride. Enter the museum for a free tour featuring audio and video of how Bush’s Beans came to be, get your affordable souvenirs from

New Restaurant, Attraction and Ride at Anakeesta Gatlinburg
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Vista Garden Walk, Ridge Runner, Observation Tower Anakeesta mountaintop theme park is at it again!  To go along with their treetop sky bridge and other attractions, restaurant and spectacular view, Anakeesta has just completed their Vista Garden Walk. Vista Garden is a botanical garden filled with thousands of flowers and plants that adorn walking trails,

Pigeon Forge Attraction Parrot Mountain and Gardens
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See, Touch and Feed Birds of the Tropics If you haven’t been to Parrot Mountain in Pigeon Forge, you definitely need to add this destination to your next Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg vacation plans. What you’ll find is the Secret Garden filled with Toucans, Magpies and other birds flying freely among beautiful landscaping. The Bird

Dollywood 2019 - New Festivals and Attractions at Dollyworld
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Festivals, Thrill Rides, Concerts and Family Fun Dollywood 2019 brings another year of your favorite festivals and special events, but also something brand new that we’re sure you’re going to love!  The all new Wildwood Grove, a magical place of discovery through a charming mountain village with sparkling creeks and the mighty Wildwood Tree.  An

Dollywood Smoky Mountain Christmas 2018
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Dollywood Smoky Mountain Christmas 2018 November 10-January 5 Brighten your holidays at the Smoky Mountains top Christmas holiday celebration! Christmas spirit thrives at Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas!  The sparkle of the more than 4 million lights surround you as you make your way through the park and to the brand new Glacier Ridge experience, one