It’s no secret that the Smoky Mountain area is one of the most popular family vacation destinations. But, there is plenty to do for adults, too! If you’re planning an adults-only trip to the Smokies, we can help you create your itinerary. From attractions to tastings, the fun never has to stop! Here are 8 can’t-miss things to do in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge for adults:
Are you ready to hear some incredible live music while you’re in the Smoky Mountains? From restaurants to theaters, you’ll have so many options on where you can go. To help narrow down your choices, we’ve made a list of some of our favorite places. Here are 8 spots where you can find the best live music in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge:
Spring is an amazing time to visit the Smoky Mountains! Not only is the weather beautiful, but there are a ton of events to check out all across town. Each year, thousands of visitors come to the Smokies to take part in car shows, food festivals, entertainment spectacles, and so much more! One of the most popular spring festivals takes place high above the streets of Gatlinburg. Here is everything you need to know about the Blooms and Tunes event at Anakeesta, including something being added this year:
The Gatlinburg SkyLift Park loves adding new experiences for visitors to enjoy, and the attraction has welcomed a brand new addition: the Gatlinburg SkyTrail. This scenic walkway gives everyone more opportunities to take in the breathtaking views of Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains, and it is now open! We’ve got all the details on the Gatlinburg SkyTrail and what you can expect when you visit the Gatlinburg SkyLift Park!
A trip to the Smoky Mountains isn’t complete without trying some of Appalachian’s finest moonshine. The tradition of distilling moonshine in the Smokies dates all the way back to the first Irish settlers of the area. For hundreds of years, people have been legally and illegally crafting this one-of-a-kind drink deep within the mountains. Since its legalization in 2010, moonshine has become a booming business in Tennessee. Here are 4 places to go for the best moonshine tasting in Gatlinburg:
Are you traveling to the Smokies for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday? Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg offer some fantastic dining, shopping and entertainment options all year round, but especially during the holiday season. Make sure you check out a few of these activities while you’re in town. Here are 6 things to do during your Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg Thanksgiving weekend:
Opened in 2017, Anakeesta is one of the Smoky Mountains most visited attractions. The 70-acre mountaintop adventure park has so many different activities the whole family will love! While you enjoy all there is to do at the park, you will also be treated to some amazing views of the Smokies. Here is the ultimate guide to Anakeesta in Gatlinburg TN:
When you are planning a family trip to the Smoky Mountains, you are guaranteed to find plenty of activities that the whole crew will love. In Gatlinburg, the streets are lined with thrilling activities for people of all ages, including children. Here are 5 of the best kid-friendly attractions in Gatlinburg:
Anakeesta in Gatlinburg is one of the best places to visit when you’re in town! There’s something fun to do for people of all ages, from ziplining down the mountainside to kids playing on challenge courses, and you’ll have a blast exploring the area and enjoying views of the Smokies! Here are 7 fun things to do at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg you don’t want to miss:
There is no shortage of amazing, family friendly attractions in the Smokies. From theme parks to award-winning shows and more, you’ll never run out of things to do! You can’t miss all the eye-catching attractions throughout the area either! Here is the ultimate itinerary for exploring Ripley’s Attractions in Gatlinburg:
If you’ve ever been to the Hollywood Star Cars Museum in Gatlinburg, then you know how cool this unique attraction is to people who love movies and cars! You won’t find another museum quite like it. There are some things you may not know about this museum, and we want to share them with you! Check out these 5 things you didn’t know about the Hollywood Star Cars Museum:
Planning a vacation can be stressful when you have kids, especially when you have teenagers. You may be worried that your vacation destination won’t have enough activities and attractions to keep your kids entertained. Luckily for you, Gatlinburg is filled with fun things to do for everyone. Here are 4 outdoor activities in Gatlinburg that your teenager will love:
Ober Gatlinburg is now offering a guided hiking experience on their property! You’ll find out how to navigate a rugged hiking trail while the whole family enjoys being outdoors! Experienced guides teach you about nature and provide tips for new hikers on this newest attraction at Ober. Learn more about Ober Gatlinburg’s The Trails at Ober hiking experience:
Have you been to the Gatlinburg SkyLift Park and walked across the SkyBridge? If you have, then you know the excitement of crossing over the glass panels and seeing the sweeping mountain views as you walk across the bridge! The SkyBridge was just added to the Historical Marker Database, and we want to share more about it with you!
People love bringing their dogs with them to the Smoky Mountains! There’s a dog park for all sizes and breeds in Sevierville, but a new one is coming to Gatlinburg soon! Keep reading to learn all about this new dog park in Gatlinburg: