Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Summer Celebration

Summer's best moments come alive in the Smokies. Here, days are brighter and nights sparkle during Dollywood's all-new Smoky Mountain Summer Celebration. Surprises await around every sun-kissed corner, including refreshing...

Smoky Mountain Tunes and Tales

Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales returns this summer to entertain Gatlinburg visitors! Tunes & Tales is a summer-long street performance festival featuring costumed musical performers, dancers, and storytellers portraying characters...

First Independence Day Parade in the Nation

Gatlinburg’s award-winning Fourth of July Midnight Parade will step off at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, July 4. The parade steps off at the intersection of East Parkway and Baskins Creek...

Gatlinburg’s River Raft Regatta

Gatlinburg’s most-nail biting race of the summer returns! Set against the backdrop of Gatlinburg’s fun-filled Fourth of July celebration, comes the ever-competitive River Raft Regatta, an annual race of unmanned...

Gatlinburg’s July 4th Fireworks Finale

Join the celebration in downtown Gatlinburg to mark our nation’s “Independence Day” with a spectacular 20-minute firework show starting at 11:00 p.m. from the Gatlinburg Space Needle. Spectators can view...

Dollywood’s Rock The Smokies

Dollywood’s Rock the Smokies returns this August, providing an inspirational way to put an exclamation point on the end of summer. Rock the Smokies takes place Saturday, Aug. 19 and...

Autumn at Anakeesta

Autumn has arrived in the Great Smoky Mountains, and there’s no better place to experience the season and the changing leaves than at Anakeesta, Gatlinburg’s award-winning theme park. Visitors to...

Dollywood’s Harvest Festival

Dollywood’s Harvest Festival presented by Humana provides bushels of fun thanks to everyone’s favorite Smoky Mountain tradition, Dollywood’s Great Pumpkin LumiNights. Dollywood stays open late each evening giving families more...

Dollywood’s Great Pumpkin Luminights

When the sun sets over the Smokies, the park transforms into a display of autumn splendor as thousands of carved pumpkins and larger-than-life pumpkin icons light up the night. A...

Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas

The spirit of the season shines brightest during Smoky Mountain Christmas, America's best Christmas tradition. Here, the skies dance with the glimmer of more than 5 million twinkling lights and...

Enchanted Winter of Lights At Anakeesta

When the sun sets in the smokies, the Anakeesta mountain comes to life with a celebration of lights during Anakeesta's Enchanted Winter celebration. Gather around the fire with family and...