Gatlinburg's 4th annual Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival offers 4 days of free live music venues. The public is invited with 1 or 2 ticketed shows. This event also offers incredible opportunities for songwriters.
Parker's Greatest Knife Show on Earth at the Sevierville Convention Center is one of the premiere antique knife shows in the country and definitely in the Smoky Mountain region.
The 12th Annual Old Mill Heritage Day at The Old Mill Square in Pigeon Forge Tennessee, will be filled with music, food, fun and games for all ages, demonstrations, crafts, storytelling and best of all Ã?Â¢?? tradition. Throughout the day you will be able to see firsthand what a "day in the life" of a Smoky Mountain pioneer was like. Crafts people will be on hand with demonstrations such as making lye soap, sorghum and apple butter along with cast iron cooking over open fires. Take a free guided tour of our 184 year old Historic Old Mill and see how antique engines and farm tractors were used. Be sure to bring Chairs and Blankets.
Synchronous fireflies (Photinus carolinus) are one of at least 19 species of fireflies that live in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. They are the only species in America whose individuals can synchronize their flashing light patterns and they do so each year in early June as a mating ritual. The Elkmont area of the park has a high population of these fireflies and has become a very popular viewing area.
Ring in the New Year with us on The Island! Music kicks off at 6PM with live music and plenty of fun attractions!! Weâ??ll have face painting and kids activities all night. And whatâ??s a New Years Celebration without a midnight countdown and fireworks?? Its all brought to you FREE by The Island!