The Holiday Season Starts Early on the Peaceful Side. Get Ready to Experience a Magical Wonderland of Lights

We have to agree with the old song, Christmas really is the  most wonderful time of the year. The smell...

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Catch the Fall Foliage Before It’s Gone – 3 Hikes with the Best Vie

Although the timing of fall foliage season varies widely depending on everything from annual rainfall and temperatures to elevation and...

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It’s the Season of Thanksgiving. Here are 7 Reasons You’ll Be Glad You’re Visiting the Smokies this Fall

Are you already thinking about the autumn season and all of the fun and beauty it brings? If so, you...

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Get the Flavor of the Region. Enjoy a Little Mountain Music on the Pickin’ Porch at Wood-N-Strings Dulcimer Shop

There’s more to the Smokies than just industry and the great outdoors. Cultural traditions brought to the Smokies by different...

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Celebrate Fall with Hard Apple Cider – Here’s Where to Find It

Autumn is upon us, and that means it’s time to break out everybody’s favorite fall traditions. Whether you’re in the...

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Planning a Smoky Mountain Vacation? Here are 5 Reasons Why Blount County Should Be Your Vacation Destination

The Smoky Mountains cover quite a bit of Tennessee and North Carolina, and the Appalachian Mountains take up even more...

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5 Fall Hikes that are Suitable for the Whole Family

Finding hikes that can give you a great close-up look at Smoky Mountain fall colors and are also accessible to...

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Make Memories That Will Last a Lifetime with a Family Picnic in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Kids seem to grow up faster than ever, don’t they? Which is why spending time with them as they grow...

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Enjoy A Weekend Taste of the Smokies During Townsend’s Grains & Grits Festival

Fall weather is finally here in the Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee, and with it comes beautiful foliage, cool mountain...

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