A seven-time award winner of Americaâ??s Best Christmas Event, Dollywoodâ??s Smoky Mountain Christmas Festival presented by Humana, Nov. 8 through Jan. 3, 2015, features four million holiday lights and spectacular holiday performances, including Dollywoodâ??s A Christmas Carol, an all-new adaptation of the Dickens classic.
We will have CornHole tournaments with multiple boards and brackets so bring out as many teams as you can! Prizes will be awarded to the winning team, courtesy of Hillside Winery and Sugarland Cellars. Sugarland Cellars will also be releasing their Friends of the Smokies Fall wine entitled Autumn Path, at this event. For every bottle purchased, $5 goes to Friends of the Smokies.
Gatlinburg Veterans Day Celebration takes place at the Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies Plaza and begins at 11:00am. This event is FREE to the public.
View unique handcrafted gifts and products from the Great Smoky Mountains craft community. Take part in demonstrations and visit various displays!
Wine on the Lawn is a free event open to the public, and fun for the whole family! Come out and enjoy some live music, play games,sip on our wines, and buy some food from Relay for Life volunteers! Bring your lawn chairs or just throw down a blanket and relax! Partnering with local grape farmers, Hillside Winery is responsible for crushing over 1,000,000 pounds of TN grapes to be made into wine annually! Come sample the excellence of our Italian style and Bubbly wines. Our educational and family friendly tours are a great way to learn about the winemaking process! Be sure to ask about our Sweetwater Valley Cheese selection as well. *No outside food or drinks.
Join us for the 2nd Annual Fireworks on Thanksgiving at the Titanic. Starting at 7:30 PM, brilliant displays of fireworks will be launched off of the deck of the Titanic, in commemoration of the lives and legacies of those that were onboard the original Titanic over 100 years ago.