Upcoming Pigeon Forge Events
Pirate's Ball - March 5, 2015 - March 5, 2015 - Mountain Hope Good Shepherd Clinic, Inc. presents its annual fundraiser at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies. Guests can enjoy a tropical climate with live music, dancing, food and drink.
Smoky Mountain SpringFest - March 15, 2015 - June 6, 2015 - Birds are chirping, flowers are blooming, trees are full of new growth and leaves, frost has melted from the high country and waterfalls cascade onto rocks below. It’s spring in the Smoky Mountains!
Great Smoky Easter Arts & Crafts Show - April 2, 2015 - April 4, 2015 - Unique handcrafted gifts and products produced by members of the Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community are placed on display and offered for sale as they host their annual Easter show at the Gatlinburg Convention Center.
Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament - April 4, 2015 - April 5, 2015 - The Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament is open to adults or children and is equally challenging for both visitors and locals, with multiple categories to be contested in this largest trout tournament in the Smokies.
Easter Sunrise At Ober - April 5, 2015 - April 5, 2015 - Soak up Easter Sunday sunrise from the top of Mt. Harrison at Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort at this service sponsored by the Gatlinburg Ministerial Association.
Mountain Man Memorial March - April 11, 2015 - April 11, 2015 - The Mountain Man Memorial March is a 26.2-mile march in the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee which will be conducted Saturday, April 11 in Gatlinburg as a tribute to our men and women in uniform.
Smoky Mountain MABC Regional Bridge Tournament - April 13, 2015 - April 19, 2015 - This large tournament of the Mid-Atlantic Bridge Conference takes place at the Gatlinburg Convention Center with thousands of players participating in Gold Point events and other programs.
Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage - April 21, 2015 - April 25, 2015 - As winter fades and the colors of spring begin to sparkle throughout the Smokies, Gatlinburg blossoms into the center of all things botanical during the Great Smoky Mountain Association's annual Wildflower Pilgrimage. Learn all about the flora, fauna, and history of the area with a collection of excellent workshops and fieldtrips.
Gatlinburg Farmers Market - June 16, 2015 - October 17, 2015 - Offering local choices for healthy mountain living, the Gatlinburg Farmers Market is open each Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Covered Bridge at 849 Glades Road.
Fourth Of July Midnight Parade - July 3, 2015 - July 4, 2015 - Saluting the valiant men and women of our military services, this annual showcase is the “First July Fourth Parade in the Nation!” The parade starts at the stroke of midnight to begin Independence Day.
Gatlinburg's River Raft Regatta - July 4, 2015 - July 4, 2015 - Gatlinburg’s popular River Raft Regatta takes place at noon on July 4th, on the Little Pigeon River in Downtown Gatlinburg.
Gatlinburg Craftsmen's Fair - July 17, 2015 - July 26, 2015 - Art, crafts and music lovers can find 150-plus booths featuring some of the nation's finest work. Artisans and craftspeople are on hand to demonstrate their skills, answer questions and offer their unique art for sale. Live Country & Bluegrass entertainment. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival - August 19, 2015 - August 23, 2015 - Celebrating the area’s Appalachian musical roots, Gatlinburg will host its annual Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival.
Shades of the Past Car Show - September 11, 2015 - September 12, 2015 - Over 200 classic hot rods will compete for the grand prize at this popular car show at Dollywood’s Splash Country.
Pigeon Forge Fall Rod Run - September 17, 2015 - September 19, 2015 - Come to the LeConte Center in Pigeon Forge to see thousands of vintage hot rods and muscle cars. Whether you have a vehicle entered in the competition or are just a spectator, this event is a must-see for classic car fans.
Oktoberfest At Ober - September 25, 2015 - November 2, 2015 - Ober Gatlinburg is celebrating October with a fantastic festival featuring Bavarian-style food, drink and music, but you don’t have to don your finest lederhosen or dirndls to be a part of the fun!
Autumn Colors In The Smokies - October 1, 2015 - November 15, 2015 - The notion that peak color season in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park happens in mid-October is a misconception. The marvelous colors of autumn actually light up the Smokies for seven weeks or more as the colors move down the mountainsides from the highest elevations to the foothills.
Dollywood’s National Southern Gospel & Harvest Celebration - October 2, 2015 - October 31, 2015 - This six week autumn festival at Dollywood features a great collection of free Southern gospel performances and appearances by talented artisans and crafters.
Ripley’s Fright Nights - October 2, 2015 - October 31, 2015 - Ripley’s Haunted Adventure hosts special Fright Nights every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in October. Guests will enjoy a different spooky show every weekend!
Gatlinburg Craftsmen's Fair - October 8, 2015 - October 25, 2015 - Art, crafts and music lovers can find almost 200 booths featuring some of the nation's finest work. Artisans and craftspeople are on hand to demonstrate their skills, answer questions and offer their unique art for sale. Live Country & Bluegrass entertainment.
Fall Corvette Expo - October 17, 2015 - October 18, 2015 - Corvette fans will flock to the Sevierville Convention Center for two days of auctions, swap meets, and car show competition.
Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas - November 7, 2015 - January 2, 2016 - Celebrate the Christmas season at Dollywood with a collection of special shows and events. Highlights of the festival include Santa’s Workshop, the Parade of Lights, and a chance to meet Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.
Veterans Day Celebration - November 11, 2015 - November 11, 2015 - Join Gatlinburg in saluting America's veterans of the Armed Forces, featuring stirring musical numbers and words of tribute on Ripley's Aquarium Plaza.
Winter Magic Kickoff & Chili Cookoff - November 11, 2015 - November 11, 2015 - Offering mouth-watering recipes of homemade chili ranging from mild and delightful to wild and adventurous, the City of Gatlinburg hosts its annual Winter Magic Kickoff and Chili Cookoff on Wednesday, Nov. 11 from 5 to 8 p.m. in downtown.
Fireworks on Thanksgiving at the Titanic Museum - November 26, 2015 - November 26, 2015 - The Titanic Museum hosts the nation’s only Thanksgiving fireworks display. Come to the museum at 7 p.m. to welcome the start of the Christmas season with incredible fireworks and a magical snow shower that comes from the ship’s bow.
Festival Of Trees - November 24, 2015 - November 28, 2015 - Surrounded by the twinkling lights and sounds and smells of the holidays, shop the many handmade centerpieces and craft items, and return to the joys of celebrating Christmas in the Smokies.
Great Smoky Thanksgiving Arts & Crafts Show - November 24, 2015 - November 29, 2015 - Unique handcrafted Thanksgiving gifts made by members of Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community are offered for sale at the Gatlinburg Convention Center.
Fantasy Of Lights Christmas Parade - December 4, 2015 - December 4, 2015 - The City of Gatlinburg invites you to bundle up and generate a spirited dose of holiday cheer and soak up Gatlinburg’s annual Fantasy of Lights Christmas Parade at 7:30 p.m.New Year’s Eve Ball Drop and Fireworks Show - December 31, 2015 - January 1, 2016 - Ring in the New Year with an incredible ball drop and fireworks display at the Gatlinburg Space Needle. With choreographed music, rhythmic LED lights, and spectacular pyrotechnics, there is no better way to welcome 2016.