Winterfest in the Smokies
Embrace winter Smoky Mountain-style and celebrate the season at Winterfest in Pigeon Forge, Sevierville and Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Winterfest begins in early November and runs through the end of February.
Step outside into the swirling snow and stroll through town to admire sparkling light displays and colorful holiday decorations. Or Stay warm and hop aboard a trolley tour to see the lights of Winterfest. Take in a Winterfest parade featuring floats, lights and music.
Sip hot cider; listen to cheerful mountain music and sample candy and handcrafted chocolates. Shop for unique gifts and get into the holiday spirit at Winterfest! The light displays stay up after the holidays, which is a great time for off-season shopping and picking up some great bargains.
Winterfest offers many events and special holiday celebrations to get into the spirit. Relax and recharge on a romantic winter getaway to the Smoky Mountains. Go for a scenic drive through snow-capped mountains and then curl up in front of a fire in your cabin for the weekend.
Take in a comedy show, a musical or holiday show during Smoky Mountain Winterfest. Head over to Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort for skiing, snow tubing or ice skating. Ride the aerial tram and take in the beauty of this winter wonderland.
Stroll through downtown Gatlinburg and browse galleries and shop exclusive boutique stores. Visit the hometown of internationally known singer and entertainer, Dolly Parton, in nearby Sevierville or check out Dollywood for Smoky Mountain Christmas. Attend family friendly shows at the Comedy Barn.
Area restaurants will warm your heart, offering everything home cooked favorites and family dinner shows to gourmet meals. As the day turns into night, cozy up in the perfect accommodations. You’ll find hotels, rustic cabins, condos and bed & breakfasts to suit your preferences.
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