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Dollywood 2020 Opening Day and Events Calendar Operating Schedule
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2020 Dollywood Festivals Lineup As you, we cannot wait for Dollywood theme park to open and gift us another season of fun and festivity with their 8 festivals and special events! Dollywood’s opening day is March 14 and kicks off the Festival of Nations. • Festival of Nations: March 14-April 20 • BBQ & Bluegrass

Best Smoky Mountains Souvenirs - Where to Buy Souvenirs in Gatlinburg
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Where to Buy Souvenirs in Gatlinburg For generations, the mountain community surrounding the Gatlinburg area has been known for its skilled artisans and craftsmen. Visitors can find excellent representations of arts and crafts of all kinds throughout the region, especially in the Great Smoky Arts & Craft Community, part of the Tennessee Heritage Arts &

gatlinburg-leather-shops
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Gatlinburg Leatherworks Autumn Ridge Vacation Rentals is fortunate to have all their log cabin on a ‘locals route’ which puts you just a short 4-mile drive with little traffic to the heart of the Smoky Mountains crafts community. There you’ll be surrounded by talent and skill as seen in several leather shops on the crafts

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 Museum Cafe and Duke
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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,

New Places to Eat in Gatlinburg, Brewery, Winery, Cider, and Pub
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New Pub, Cider, Winery and Brewery in Gatlinburg If you vacation in the Smoky Mountains year after year, it’s fun to learn of new places to go in Gatlinburg that will give you a few more things to do and explore. Here are four new places to eat and have a cold beverage in downtown

Old Tennessee Distilling Co - Thunder Road Distillery in Sevierville
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Moonshine Places in Sevierville When you head to the Smoky Mountains, don’t miss the opportunity to get a little taste of legally made Hooch right in Sevierville at exit 407 at the Old Tennessee Distilling Co. Located near Bass Pro Shops, the distillery offers free tastings and $5 cocktails so you can sample a few

Guided Fishing Trips Smoky Mountains
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Guided Fishing Trips We know you love spending time in the Smokies, and we think you’ll love it even more when you’re fishing its pristine streams and rivers.   Rocky Top Outfitter features licensed and insured, guided fishing trips for all ages and experience levels.  The team offers over 50 years of combined service which

New at Dollywood - Wildwood Grove Woodland Adventure
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New at Dollywood 2019 We are all excitedly waiting for the newest expansion at Dollywood called Wildwood Grove.  Eleven new experiences including rides; indoor, climate-controlled play; outdoor water play; a new restaurant; and woodland characters that will help immerse you in your journey through Wildwood Grove. It doesn’t matter what age you are, we all