Wildflowers of the Smokies

Anyone from this area knows that Spring is a vibrant and unique reminder of life and beauty. Not only has...

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Springtime in the Smoky Mountains

It is officially springtime in the Smoky Mountains. Today, Saturday, March 20, at 5:37 A.M. EDT began the first day of...

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Appalachian Love Spells

Valentine’s Day is here, so what better time to give you a little history of Appalachian Folk Magic? Who hasn’t...

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Snow in the Smokies

Something is enchanting about watching the snowfall. It brings a sense of childlike joy and quietens the soul, especially in...

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Grains & Grits Festival: Townsend’s Annual Outdoor Event

Any East Tennessee history buff can tell you plenty about the long history we have with liquor and bootleg in...

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Peak Leaf Peeping Season in the Smoky Mountains

We’ve finally made it to that anticipated time of year when the weather cools down and the fall foliage hits...

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The Spooky Side of the Smokies

Halloween is just around the corner, and even with less scheduled events, there is no reason to miss out on...

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Wildlife Viewing and Safety Tips

One of the best parts of visiting the Great Smoky Mountains is all of the wildlife unique to this region...

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Walls for Women in Maryville: Meet Nicole Salgar’s Mural, Senderos

Murals have become a growing trend in East Tennessee, and for good reason. Public art brings communities together by creating...

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