Gatlinburg Events

Gatlinburg, TN is an extremely popular place for special events throughout the entire year and many events are lined up for 2018! Some of the most popular events are the Craftsmen’s Fair, Gatlinburg 4th of July Midnight Parade, Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales, Winter Magic Kickoff & Chili Cookoff, and so many more! The 2018 Gatlinburg Calendar of Events below provides a quick overview of the numerous Gatlinburg events along with their dates, phone numbers, websites, and locations. We hope this list of Gatlinburg events helps you to plan the best vacation to Gatlinburg, TN!

2018 Gatlinburg Calendar of Events

events calendarEvents in Gatlinburg TN may change dates or locations, so be sure to check with the official website, phone number, etc to confirm event details before making your plans. Also, events may be added or removed throughout the year so check back before visiting Gatlinburg to see what will be happening during your stay.

Gatlinburg Events in February 2018

Until Feb 28
Gatlinburg Winter Magic
Location: Gatlinburg, TN

Gatlinburg Events in March 2018

March 29-31
Great Smoky Easter Arts & Crafts Show
Location: Gatlinburg Convention Center
234 Historic Nature Trail, Gatlinburg, TN
More info: click here

Gatlinburg Events in April 2018

April 1
Easter Sunrise at Ober Gatlinburg
Location: Ober Gatlinburg
Website: https://obergatlinburg.com/event/easter-morning-sunrise-service-on-the-mountain/

April 7-8
Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament
Location: Gatlinburg
Website: https://www.rockytopoutfitter.com/

April 13-14
Mountain Man Memorial March
Location: Gatlinburg
Website: http://mountainmanmemorialmarch.com/

April 13-14
Gatlinburg Smoky Mountain WineFest
Location: Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
Website: https://www.gatlinburg.com/event/wine-fest/

April 13-15
Hands On Gatlinburg
Location: Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community
Website: https://www.gatlinburg.com/event/hands-on-gatlinburg/

April 24-28
Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage
Location: W.L. Mills Conference Center & various venues
Website: http://www.wildflowerpilgrimage.org/

April 27
Earth Day 5k
Description: Celebrate Earth Week by participating in the annual Earth Day 5K Run/Walk in beautiful Gatlinburg.
More info: click here

Gatlinburg Events in May 2018

TBD
Gatlinburg’s Beans And Cornbread Blast
Location: Downtown Gatlinburg.
Website: http://www.gatlinburg.com
May 25
Family Fest in the Smokies
Location: Gatlinburg Convention Center
Website: http://gaither.com/tour/family-fest

Gatlinburg Events in June 2018

Early June
Synchronous Fireflies at Elkmont
Location: Park at Sugarlands Visitor Center and ride trolley to Elkmont (parking pass required).
Details: Once a year, in the first part of June, an amazing display of synchronous fireflies can be found near Gatlinburg at Elkmont in the Great Smoky Mountains. It’s one of the only places in the world to see synchronous fireflies and we’ve got a full guide on how to see them along with photos, videos, and more. Click here to learn more about synchronous fireflies in Gatlinburg.
TBD
Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales
Location: Downtown Gatlinburg
Website: http://www.gatlinburg.com
June 11-15
Stage One National Dance Finals Gatlinburg
Location: Gatlinburg Convention Center
Website: http://www.stageonedance.com

Gatlinburg Events in July 2018

TBD
Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales
Location: Downtown Gatlinburg
Website: http://www.gatlinburg.com
July 3-4
4th of July Gatlinburg Midnight Parade
Location: Gatlinburg Parkway
More info: click here

July 4
4th of July Gatlinburg Fireworks
Location: Gatlinburg Parkway

July 13-22
Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair
Location: Gatlinburg Convention Center
More info: click here>

Gatlinburg Events in August 2018

Aug 2-4
Gatlinburg Square and Round Dance Convention
Location: W. L. Mills Conference Center
Website: http://www.tnsquaredance.org/convention/

August 15-18
Gatlinburg Gathering 2018
Location: Gatlinburg Convention Center
Website: http://www.abrahamproductions.net

August 13-22
Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival
Website: http://www.smswf.com/

Gatlinburg Events in September 2018

Mid Sep – Early Nov
Fall Colors in the Smokies
During fall, the Smoky Mountains transform into a beautiful palette of colors as leaves begin to change. While the timing can never be predicted precisely to a specific day, we provide a fall color forecast for the Gatlinburg area to provide tips on the best time to visit to see the best possible colors!
Location: Gatlinburg
TBD
Gatlinburg Oktoberfest at Ober
Location: Ober Gatlinburg
Phone: 1-800- MUCH FUN
Website: http://obergatlinburg.com/

Gatlinburg Events in October 2018

October 4-21
Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair
Location: Gatlinburg Convention Center
Phone: 865-436-7479
More info: click here

Gatlinburg Events in November 2018

Nov 7
Winter Magic Kickoff & Chili Cookoff
Location: Downtown Gatlinburg
Website: https://www.gatlinburg.com/event/winter-magic-kickoff-chili-cookoff/
TBD
Great Smoky Thanksgiving Arts & Crafts Show
Location: Gatlinburg Convention Center
Website: http://www.gatlinburgcrafts.com/craftshows.html
TBD
Great Smoky Christmas Arts & Crafts Show
Location: Gatlinburg Convention Center
Website: http://www.gatlinburgcrafts.com/craftshows.html

Gatlinburg Events in December 2018

Throughout Dec
Gatlinburg Winter Magic
Location: Gatlinburg
More info: click here
TBD
Great Smoky Christmas Arts & Crafts Show
Location: Gatlinburg Convention Center
Website: http://www.gatlinburgcrafts.com/craftshows.html
December 7
Gatlinburg Christmas Parade
Location: Downtown Gatlinburg along the Parkway
Time: 7:30pm

December 31
New Year’s Eve Ball Drop And Fireworks Show
Location: Around the intersection of Parkway and Historic Nature Trail at the base of the Space Needle
Time: Late Evening
More info: click here

Final Thoughts about Events in Gatlinburg

This 2018 Gatlinburg calendar of events will be modified throughout the year if events are added, cancelled, changed, etc. If you know of a popular event in Gatlinburg, TN that should be added to the list or modified, please let us know using the comment form below!

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