Smoky Mountain Events Page

Below you will find many events happening in Sevier County including Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and Sevierville, Tennessee. See a special show at one of the theaters, experience a fall festival in the south, or take in a parade featuring Sevier County's own Dolly Parton. No matter what time of the year you visit, you will find something unique to do in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. There are many things to see and do through out the year in the Smoky Mountains. Check back often for updates and changes to local events.

2018 Events Schedule for Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and Sevierville

March 1-31-31: Pigeon Forge: Titanic Exclusive Display
The World's Largest Titanic Lego - Titanic Museum Attraction- 1-800-381-7670

March 2-3-3: Pigeon Forge: Corvette Expo
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge- 865-687-3976 - corvetteexpo.com

January 1-27: Gatlinburg: Gatlinburg Winter Magic Trolley Ride of Lights
Visitors can soak up the spirit of the season from the comfort of a Gatlinburg Trolley by taking the relaxing Gatlinburg Winter Magic Trolley .

January 1-31: Pigeon Forge: 28th Annual Pigeon Forge Winterfest
Draped in more than 5 million lights, Pigeon Forge creates a winter wonderland for locals and guests alike to enjoy during the city's annual Winterfest celebration. The lights of Winterfest shine from early November through the end of February.

March 12-18: Pigeon Forge: North American Country Music Association International (NACMAI)
Hall of Fame Show & Awards Country Tonite Theatre - 865-453-2003 - countrytonitepf.com

March 16-31: Gatlinburg: Smoky Mountain Springfest
A countywide celebration of the season featuring special events, local craft shows and much more. (800) 568-4748

March 17-31: Pigeon Forge: Dollywood's Festival of Nations
1 800-365-5996 - Dollywood.com

March 16-31: Gatlinburg: Gatlinburg Smoky Mountain Spring!
As part of Smoky Mountain Springfest, Gatlinburg has jam packed April with special events and activities for the whole family! For more information on Gatlinburg Smoky Mountain Spring!

April 1: Gatlinburg: Easter Sunrise at Ober
Soak up Easter Sunday sunrise from the top of Mt. Harrison at Ober Gatlinburg Ski Area during this service sponsored by the Gatlinburg Ministerial Association.

April 1-30: Gatlinburg: Gatlinburg Smoky Mountain Spring
As part of Smoky Mountain Springfest, Gatlinburg has jam packed April with special events and activities for the whole family! For more information on Gatlinburg Smoky Mountain Spring, visit our website www.gatlinburg.com

April 1: Gatlinburg: Easter Sunrise Service at Ober Gatlinburg
Early morning Easter Service at Ober Gatlinburg includes complimentary tram service to the top of the resort begins at 5:45 a.m. Service begins at 6:30 a.m. Breakfast buffet available. (800) 251-9202 or www.obergatlinburg.com

April 7: Pigeon Forge: Tanya Tucker Concert
Country Tonite Theatre - 865-453-2003 - firstclassconcerts.com

April 7-8: Gatlinburg: Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament
Annual Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament is open to adults or children and equally challenging for both visitors and locals, with multiple categories to be contested in this largest trout tournament in the Smokies.

April 7: Sevierville: 2nd Annual Smoky Mountain Mustangs Meet & Greet
Car Event - The DINER - 865-908-1904 - thediner.biz

April 13-15: Gatlinburg: Hands On Gatlinburg
The 2018 Hands-On Gatlinburg Arts & Crafts Weekend provides arts and crafts lovers the opportunity to own a beautifully crafted piece of artwork made with their very own hands.

April 19-21: Pigeon Forge: Pigeon Forge Spring Rod Run
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge - 865-687-3976 rodrun-pigeonforge.com

April 23-27: Gatlinburg: Earth Week
A week of family-oriented events created around Earth Day Celebration. The week features fun and entertaining community activities designed to educate people about adopting easy green practices.

April 24-28: Gatlinburg: 68th Annual Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage
Celebrate and enjoy the beauty of Great Smoky Mountains National Park with over 100 different programs, including hiking tours, motorcades, demonstrations and classroom lectures centered on the flowers, plants and wildlife in the great outdoors.

April 27-29: Pigeon Forge: Women of Joy
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge - 256-355-1554 - womenofjoy.org

May 1-31: Gatlinburg: Gatlinburg Smoky Mountain Spring
As part of Smoky Mountain Springfest, May is jam packed with special events and activities for the whole family!

June 1-2: Pigeon Forge: Pontiacs in Pigeon Forge
Music Road Resort Convention Center - 865-379-9595

May 3-6: Pigeon Forge: Yellow Mustang Registry Car Show
Inn at Christmas Place

May 8-12: Pigeon Forge: 28th Annual Wilderness Wildlife Week
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge - 1-800-251- 9100

May 17-19: Pigeon Forge: The Grand National F-100 Ford Reunion
Music Road Resort Convention Center - 910-610-5063

May 31: Pigeon Forge: Pontiacs in Pigeon Forge
Music Road Resort Convention Center - 865-379-9595

June 1-6: Gatlinburg: Gatlinburg Smoky Mountain Spring
As part of Smoky Mountain Springfest, June is jam packed with special events and activities for the whole family!

June 22-30: Gatlinburg: Smoky Mountain Tunes and Tales
All summer long visitors can meet characters, hear mountain music and learn about life long ago in the Smokies on the streets of Gatlinburg. Storytellers, musicians and cloggers perform along the Parkway every evening during this ninth annual event!

July 1-31: Gatlinburg: Smoky Mountain Tunes and Tales
All summer long visitors can meet characters, hear mountain music and learn about life long ago in the Smokies on the streets of Gatlinburg. Storytellers, musicians and cloggers perform along the Parkway every evening during this twelfth annual event!

July 3-4: Gatlinburg: First Independence Day Parade in the Nation
Gatlinburg celebrates the 4th of July in a big way and this year will be no exception.

July 3: Gatlinburg: 4th of July Midnight Parade
This 43rd annual showcase salutes the valiant men and women of our military services in the "First July Fourth Parade in the Nation!" Parade starts at the stroke of midnight to begin Independence Day. Floats, balloons, and marching bands pay tribute to our country during this Southeast Tourism Society Top 20 Event.

July 4: Pigeon Forge: 28th Annual Patriot Festival
Patriot Park - 1-800-251-9100

July 4: Gatlinburg: River Raft Regatta
Visitors can enjoy a fun, unmanned, floatable object race for the whole family. Free registration begins at 10 a.m. at bridge beneath chair lift on River Road. Race begins at noon at Christ of the Smokies bridge and ends at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies bridge where prizes will be awarded in several different categories.

July 4: Gatlinburg: 4th of July Fireworks Show
Join the celebration in downtown Gatlinburg to mark our nation's "Independence Day" with a magnificent fireworks show. The City of Gatlinburg lights up the mountain skyline downtown at 10 p.m. with this grand display. Designated a Top 20 event by Southeast Tourism Society.

August 1-31: Pigeon Forge: Celebrate Freedom!
1-800-251-9100

August 4: Pigeon Forge: 9th Annual Smoky Mountain Cornhole Tournament & Stringtime in the Smokies
Old Mill Square - 865-428-0771

August 16-26: Gatlinburg: Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival
Celebrating the area's Appalachian musical roots, Gatlinburg hosts its fourth Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival.

August 18: Pigeon Forge: 4th Annual Veterans Homecoming Parade
Pigeon Forge Parkway - 1-800-251-9100

August 18: Sevierville: 3rd Annual Drums on the Dam Dragon Boat Race
to benefit United Way of Sevier County - Douglas Lake Headwater Campground | 865-336-3335

August 31: Sevierville: Sevier County Fair
Sevier County Fairgrounds - 865-453-0770

September 1-8: Sevierville: Sevier County Fair
Sevier County Fairgrounds - 865-453-0770

September 7-8: Pigeon Forge: Shades of the Past Hot Rod Roundup #36
Dollywood's Splash Country - shadesofthepast.com

September 8-30: Gatlinburg: Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival
A countywide celebration of harvest season features festivals, special events and autumn-themed displays.

September 13-15: Pigeon Forge: Pigeon Forge Fall Rod Run
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge - 865-687-3976

September 13-15: Sevierville: Dumplin Valley Bluegrass Festival
Dumplin Valley Farms - 865-397-7942

September 13: Gatlinburg: 20th Annual Taste of Autumn
Sample signature dishes from the area's finest restaurants and other vendors. Enjoy live entertainment with a cash bar. Proceeds benefit United Way of Sevier County.

September 23-29: Pigeon Forge: National Quartet Convention
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge

September 29-30: Pigeon Forge: Pigeon Forge Rotary Club Crafts Festival
Patriot Park - 865-909-3446

October 1-31: Pigeon Forge: Great Pumpkin LumiNights
1 800-365-5996 - Dollywood.com

October 1-31: Gatlinburg: Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival
A countywide celebration of harvest season featuring special events, festivals, craft shows, autumn-themed displays and more.

October 31: Sevierville: Sevier Co. Halloween Spooktacular Trunk or Treating
Downtown Sevierville - 6pm- 10pm

November 5: Sevierville: Sevierville's Winterfest Kick Off
Sevierville Municipal Complex

November 5-30: Sevierville: Smoky Mountain Winterfest
Throughout Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg

November 6-30: Pigeon Forge: 29th Annual Winterfest Kickoff
Patriot Park - 1-800-251-9100

November 7-30: Gatlinburg: Gatlinburg Winter Magic
The City of Gatlinburg magically lights up the winter nights with dozens of spectacular light displays, featuring all LED bulbs.

November 8-30: Gatlinburg: Gatlinburg Winter Magic Trolley Ride of Lights
Enjoy a guided trolley tour of Gatlinburg Winter Magic lighting displays. Departure is from the Ripley's Aquarium Trolley Station. Trolley leaves at 6:30, 7:30 and 8:30.

November 10-30: Pigeon Forge: Dollywood's Smoky Mountain Christmas
1 800-365-5996 - Dollywood.com

November 16-17: Pigeon Forge: Hearts on Fire
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge - 865-776-2629

December 1-31: Sevierville: Smoky Mountain Winterfest
Throughout Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg

December 1-31: Sevierville: Shadrack's Christmas Wonderland
Smokies Stadium - shadrackchristmas.com

December 1-31: Gatlinburg: Gatlinburg Winter Magic
The City of Gatlinburg magically lights up the winter nights with dozens of spectacular light displays, featuring all LED bulbs.

December 1-30: Gatlinburg: Gatlinburg Winter Magic Trolley Ride of Lights
Enjoy a guided trolley tour of Gatlinburg Winter Magic lighting displays. Departure is from the Ripley's Aquarium Trolley Station. Trolley leaves at 6:30, 7:30 and 8:30. Excludes December 5, 24, 25, 31. Group reservations are available.

December 1-2: Gatlinburg: Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community Holiday Show
Unique handcrafted gifts made by members of Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community are offered as they host their annual holiday show at the Gatlinburg Convention Center.

December 7: Gatlinburg: 43nd Annual Fantasy of Lights Christmas Parade
This popular Christmas parade in downtown Gatlinburg is recognized as one of the Top 20 Events in the Southeast. Parade features lighted floats, marching bands, equestrian units and balloons. Parade begins at 7:30 p.m.

December 31: Gatlinburg: New Year's Eve Fireworks Show & Ball Drop
on Historic Nature Trail at the Parkway - For the 31th straight year, the Space Needle area at traffic light #8 comes alive at the stroke of midnight with a fabulous fireworks show. Features live entertainment. "Best New Year's Eve Show in the South."

Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, Tennessee Special Events.