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Junior Ranger: Mountain Medicine Kids    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 27, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Travel back in time to learn about what mountain kids played with and what natural resources were available to keep them healthy. Every Tuesday from 1:00 - 1:45 p.m. until 8/08/2017.
Junior Ranger: School Days at Little Greenbrier    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 27, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Go back in time to discover what it was like to live in a mountain community and go to school in a one-room schoolhouse. Fun for all ages, and great for Junior Rangers. Every Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 2:00 - p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Junior Ranger: Aw Shucks    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 28, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Come and experience the art of making a simple corn shuck doll while gaining historical insight of the diversity of corn in the region. Easy. Every Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. through 8/09.
Junior Ranger: Pack Your Bags    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 28, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Wednesday Weekly from 06/21/2017 to 08/09/2017 Learn what to pack before you make tracks! Do you know how to set up a campsite? Learn proper food storage, what you need to bring, and where the best places are to camp. 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Junior Ranger: History Detective    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 29, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Thursday Weekly from 06/22/2017 to 08/17/2017 Join us as we use detective skills to search for signs of human existence before the park was established. 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Talking Tombstones    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 30, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Friday Weekly from 06/23/2017 to 08/11/2017. The Smokies preserves almost 200 cemeteries. Researching a cemetery can be lots of work but very informative and entertaining. Come and experience the stories the tombstones share with us. 3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Gatlinburg Farmers Market    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 1, 2017
Contact: 
Offering local choices for healthy mountain living, the Gatlinburg Farmers Market is open each Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at 849 Glades Road.
Evening Campfire    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 30, 2017 thru July 1, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Join a ranger for a National Park tradition-the evening campfire program. Topics vary, but you're guaranteed to learn something new about the Great Smoky Mountains. Easy. Check at Sugarlands Visitor Center or Campground Office for times.
Andrews Bald Hike for Families    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 2, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Join a ranger for on a 3.6 mile round trip hike to the most accessible of the Smokies' grassy balds to learn more about this unique high elevation feature. Leisurely hike back to the parking lot on your own after reaching the bald. Sturdy footwear, a snack, and water recommended. Moderate (600' elevation change). 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Every Sunday from 06/18-08/13.
Branching Out    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 2, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
The Smokies are home to over 130 species of trees. Explore the dramatic forest and find out what the trees can tell us about their ecosystem. 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Easy Tral. Every Sunday through 8/13.
Old Town of Elkmont    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 2, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Take an afternoon stroll with a ranger and learn about Elkmont when it was a turn-of-the-century logging boomtown. Every Sunday from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Sugarlands Night Hike    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 2, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Challenge your senses and experience the mystery of the Smokies after dark. Easy. Every Sunday through 8/13 from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
First Independence Day Parade in the Nation    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 3, 2017 thru July 4, 2017
Contact:  (800) 568-4748
Saluting the valiant men and women of our military services, this 42nd annual showcase is the First July Fourth Parade in the Nation Parade starts at the stroke of midnight to begin Independence Day. The 42nd Annual Gatlinburg Fourth of July Midnight Parade steps off at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, July 4, 2017 to the cheers of close to 80,000 spectators. For more than 40 years, the parade has honored our nation's Military Veterans and other U.S. Military Heroes with this classic, small town American parade.
Gatlinburg's Fireworks Finale    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 4, 2017
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Finish off the 4th in style with a magnificent fireworks show visible from the downtown streets of Gatlinburg! Join the celebration in downtown Gatlinburg to mark our nation's "Independence Day" with a spectacular 20-minute fireworks show starting at 10:00pm. The best viewing will be the area around traffic lights #3 and #5. This event is designated as a Top 20 event by Southeast Tourism Society.
Gatlinburg River Raft Regatta    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 4, 2017
Contact:  800-588-1817
Gatlinburg's popular River Raft Regatta takes place at noon on July 4th, on the Little Pigeon River in Downtown Gatlinburg. This year's fun-filled Fourth of July celebration in Gatlinburg will feature the always-competitive River Raft Regatta, the unmanned kind. Anything floatable can be entered starting at 10 a.m. at the Christ in the Smokies bridge on River Road and will end at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies. There are two categories: Trash (not hand-made) and Treasure (hand-made) - awards will go to the top 3 in each category. Additionally, the "Judges Choice" award will go to the most creative "raft." Awards will be given to the oldest and the youngest participant. Registration begins at 10 am and the race will start at 12:00 pm.
Junior Ranger: Mountain Medicine Kids    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 4, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Travel back in time to learn about what mountain kids played with and what natural resources were available to keep them healthy. Every Tuesday from 1:00 - 1:45 p.m. until 8/08/2017.
Junior Ranger: School Days at Little Greenbrier    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 4, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Go back in time to discover what it was like to live in a mountain community and go to school in a one-room schoolhouse. Fun for all ages, and great for Junior Rangers. Every Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 2:00 - p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Junior Ranger: Aw Shucks    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 5, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Come and experience the art of making a simple corn shuck doll while gaining historical insight of the diversity of corn in the region. Easy. Every Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. through 8/09.
Junior Ranger: Pack Your Bags    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 5, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Wednesday Weekly from 06/21/2017 to 08/09/2017 Learn what to pack before you make tracks! Do you know how to set up a campsite? Learn proper food storage, what you need to bring, and where the best places are to camp. 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Junior Ranger: History Detective    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 6, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Thursday Weekly from 06/22/2017 to 08/17/2017 Join us as we use detective skills to search for signs of human existence before the park was established. 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Talking Tombstones    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 7, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Friday Weekly from 06/23/2017 to 08/11/2017. The Smokies preserves almost 200 cemeteries. Researching a cemetery can be lots of work but very informative and entertaining. Come and experience the stories the tombstones share with us. 3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Gatlinburg Farmers Market    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 8, 2017
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Offering local choices for healthy mountain living, the Gatlinburg Farmers Market is open each Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at 849 Glades Road.
Evening Campfire    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 7, 2017 thru July 8, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Join a ranger for a National Park tradition-the evening campfire program. Topics vary, but you're guaranteed to learn something new about the Great Smoky Mountains. Easy. Check at Sugarlands Visitor Center or Campground Office for times.
Andrews Bald Hike for Families    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 9, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Join a ranger for on a 3.6 mile round trip hike to the most accessible of the Smokies' grassy balds to learn more about this unique high elevation feature. Leisurely hike back to the parking lot on your own after reaching the bald. Sturdy footwear, a snack, and water recommended. Moderate (600' elevation change). 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Every Sunday from 06/18-08/13.
Branching Out    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 9, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
The Smokies are home to over 130 species of trees. Explore the dramatic forest and find out what the trees can tell us about their ecosystem. 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Easy Tral. Every Sunday through 8/13.
Old Town of Elkmont    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 9, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Take an afternoon stroll with a ranger and learn about Elkmont when it was a turn-of-the-century logging boomtown. Every Sunday from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Sugarlands Night Hike    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 9, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Challenge your senses and experience the mystery of the Smokies after dark. Easy. Every Sunday through 8/13 from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Hike the Smokies: Alum Cave to LeConte Lodge    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 11, 2017
Contact:  828-452-0720
Friends of the Smokies guided hikes in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park feature interpretation of the featured trail, history, and park projects supported by Friends of the Smokies. The Alum Cave to LeConte Lodge hike is 10.0 miles with a strenuous 2,600 foot ascent and features panoramic views and historic lodge with the highlight of the hike being the Trails Forever Project.
Junior Ranger: Mountain Medicine Kids    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 11, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Travel back in time to learn about what mountain kids played with and what natural resources were available to keep them healthy. Every Tuesday from 1:00 - 1:45 p.m. until 8/08/2017.
Junior Ranger: School Days at Little Greenbrier    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 11, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Go back in time to discover what it was like to live in a mountain community and go to school in a one-room schoolhouse. Fun for all ages, and great for Junior Rangers. Every Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 2:00 - p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Junior Ranger: Aw Shucks    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 12, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Come and experience the art of making a simple corn shuck doll while gaining historical insight of the diversity of corn in the region. Easy. Every Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. through 8/09.
Junior Ranger: Pack Your Bags    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 12, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Wednesday Weekly from 06/21/2017 to 08/09/2017 Learn what to pack before you make tracks! Do you know how to set up a campsite? Learn proper food storage, what you need to bring, and where the best places are to camp. 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Free Parkway Trolley    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 17, 2017 thru July 12, 2017
Contact:  (800) 568-4748
Visitors to Gatlinburg have an additional means to explore the Parkway via this shuttle route which is free for the summer. The free specially painted open-air shuttles will operate from 10 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily June 17 through August 20. Extra stops have been established along the special route to bring the number to 40 along Parkway.
Junior Ranger: History Detective    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 13, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Thursday Weekly from 06/22/2017 to 08/17/2017 Join us as we use detective skills to search for signs of human existence before the park was established. 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Talking Tombstones    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 14, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Friday Weekly from 06/23/2017 to 08/11/2017. The Smokies preserves almost 200 cemeteries. Researching a cemetery can be lots of work but very informative and entertaining. Come and experience the stories the tombstones share with us. 3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Gatlinburg Farmers Market    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 15, 2017
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Offering local choices for healthy mountain living, the Gatlinburg Farmers Market is open each Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at 849 Glades Road.
Evening Campfire    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 14, 2017 thru July 15, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Join a ranger for a National Park tradition-the evening campfire program. Topics vary, but you're guaranteed to learn something new about the Great Smoky Mountains. Easy. Check at Sugarlands Visitor Center or Campground Office for times.
Andrews Bald Hike for Families    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 16, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Join a ranger for on a 3.6 mile round trip hike to the most accessible of the Smokies' grassy balds to learn more about this unique high elevation feature. Leisurely hike back to the parking lot on your own after reaching the bald. Sturdy footwear, a snack, and water recommended. Moderate (600' elevation change). 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Every Sunday from 06/18-08/13.
Branching Out    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 16, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
The Smokies are home to over 130 species of trees. Explore the dramatic forest and find out what the trees can tell us about their ecosystem. 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Easy Tral. Every Sunday through 8/13.
Old Town of Elkmont    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 16, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Take an afternoon stroll with a ranger and learn about Elkmont when it was a turn-of-the-century logging boomtown. Every Sunday from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Sugarlands Night Hike    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 16, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Challenge your senses and experience the mystery of the Smokies after dark. Easy. Every Sunday through 8/13 from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Junior Ranger: Mountain Medicine Kids    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 18, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Travel back in time to learn about what mountain kids played with and what natural resources were available to keep them healthy. Every Tuesday from 1:00 - 1:45 p.m. until 8/08/2017.
Junior Ranger: School Days at Little Greenbrier    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 18, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Go back in time to discover what it was like to live in a mountain community and go to school in a one-room schoolhouse. Fun for all ages, and great for Junior Rangers. Every Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 2:00 - p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Junior Ranger: Aw Shucks    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 19, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Come and experience the art of making a simple corn shuck doll while gaining historical insight of the diversity of corn in the region. Easy. Every Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. through 8/09.
Junior Ranger: Pack Your Bags    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 19, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Wednesday Weekly from 06/21/2017 to 08/09/2017 Learn what to pack before you make tracks! Do you know how to set up a campsite? Learn proper food storage, what you need to bring, and where the best places are to camp. 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Junior Ranger: History Detective    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 20, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Thursday Weekly from 06/22/2017 to 08/17/2017 Join us as we use detective skills to search for signs of human existence before the park was established. 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Talking Tombstones    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 21, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Friday Weekly from 06/23/2017 to 08/11/2017. The Smokies preserves almost 200 cemeteries. Researching a cemetery can be lots of work but very informative and entertaining. Come and experience the stories the tombstones share with us. 3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Gatlinburg Farmers Market    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 22, 2017
Contact: 
Offering local choices for healthy mountain living, the Gatlinburg Farmers Market is open each Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at 849 Glades Road.
Evening Campfire    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 21, 2017 thru July 22, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Join a ranger for a National Park tradition-the evening campfire program. Topics vary, but you're guaranteed to learn something new about the Great Smoky Mountains. Easy. Check at Sugarlands Visitor Center or Campground Office for times.
Gatlinburg's Craftsmen's Fair    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 14, 2017 thru July 23, 2017
Contact:  865-436-7479
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. Gatlinburg Convention Center.
Andrews Bald Hike for Families    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 23, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Join a ranger for on a 3.6 mile round trip hike to the most accessible of the Smokies' grassy balds to learn more about this unique high elevation feature. Leisurely hike back to the parking lot on your own after reaching the bald. Sturdy footwear, a snack, and water recommended. Moderate (600' elevation change). 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Every Sunday from 06/18-08/13.
Branching Out    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 23, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
The Smokies are home to over 130 species of trees. Explore the dramatic forest and find out what the trees can tell us about their ecosystem. 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Easy Tral. Every Sunday through 8/13.
Old Town of Elkmont    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 23, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Take an afternoon stroll with a ranger and learn about Elkmont when it was a turn-of-the-century logging boomtown. Every Sunday from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Sugarlands Night Hike    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 23, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Challenge your senses and experience the mystery of the Smokies after dark. Easy. Every Sunday through 8/13 from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Junior Ranger: Mountain Medicine Kids    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 25, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Travel back in time to learn about what mountain kids played with and what natural resources were available to keep them healthy. Every Tuesday from 1:00 - 1:45 p.m. until 8/08/2017.
Junior Ranger: School Days at Little Greenbrier    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 25, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Go back in time to discover what it was like to live in a mountain community and go to school in a one-room schoolhouse. Fun for all ages, and great for Junior Rangers. Every Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 2:00 - p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Junior Ranger: Aw Shucks    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 26, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Come and experience the art of making a simple corn shuck doll while gaining historical insight of the diversity of corn in the region. Easy. Every Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. through 8/09.
Junior Ranger: Pack Your Bags    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 26, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Wednesday Weekly from 06/21/2017 to 08/09/2017 Learn what to pack before you make tracks! Do you know how to set up a campsite? Learn proper food storage, what you need to bring, and where the best places are to camp. 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Junior Ranger: History Detective    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 27, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Thursday Weekly from 06/22/2017 to 08/17/2017 Join us as we use detective skills to search for signs of human existence before the park was established. 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Talking Tombstones    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 28, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Friday Weekly from 06/23/2017 to 08/11/2017. The Smokies preserves almost 200 cemeteries. Researching a cemetery can be lots of work but very informative and entertaining. Come and experience the stories the tombstones share with us. 3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Gatlinburg Farmers Market    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 29, 2017
Contact: 
Offering local choices for healthy mountain living, the Gatlinburg Farmers Market is open each Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at 849 Glades Road.
Evening Campfire    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 28, 2017 thru July 29, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Join a ranger for a National Park tradition-the evening campfire program. Topics vary, but you're guaranteed to learn something new about the Great Smoky Mountains. Easy. Check at Sugarlands Visitor Center or Campground Office for times.
Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 9, 2017 thru July 29, 2017
Contact:  (865) 430-4148
Tunes & Tales is a summer-long street performance festival featuring costumed musical performers, storytellers and artisans portraying characters from time periods as far back as the 1800s. On Friday, June 10, Gatlinburg will present the 12th season of Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales daily in downtown Gatlinburg through July 29. This popular seven-week event truly highlights one of Gatlinburg's greatest assets in the walkability of the city and provides guests with an interactive, educational and entertaining experience the whole family can enjoy.
Andrews Bald Hike for Families    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 30, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Join a ranger for on a 3.6 mile round trip hike to the most accessible of the Smokies' grassy balds to learn more about this unique high elevation feature. Leisurely hike back to the parking lot on your own after reaching the bald. Sturdy footwear, a snack, and water recommended. Moderate (600' elevation change). 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Every Sunday from 06/18-08/13.
Branching Out    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 30, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
The Smokies are home to over 130 species of trees. Explore the dramatic forest and find out what the trees can tell us about their ecosystem. 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Easy Tral. Every Sunday through 8/13.
Old Town of Elkmont    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 30, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Take an afternoon stroll with a ranger and learn about Elkmont when it was a turn-of-the-century logging boomtown. Every Sunday from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Sugarlands Night Hike    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  July 30, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Challenge your senses and experience the mystery of the Smokies after dark. Easy. Every Sunday through 8/13 from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Junior Ranger: Mountain Medicine Kids    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 1, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Travel back in time to learn about what mountain kids played with and what natural resources were available to keep them healthy. Every Tuesday from 1:00 - 1:45 p.m. until 8/08/2017.
Junior Ranger: School Days at Little Greenbrier    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 1, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Go back in time to discover what it was like to live in a mountain community and go to school in a one-room schoolhouse. Fun for all ages, and great for Junior Rangers. Every Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 2:00 - p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Junior Ranger: Aw Shucks    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 2, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Come and experience the art of making a simple corn shuck doll while gaining historical insight of the diversity of corn in the region. Easy. Every Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. through 8/09.
Junior Ranger: Pack Your Bags    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 2, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Wednesday Weekly from 06/21/2017 to 08/09/2017 Learn what to pack before you make tracks! Do you know how to set up a campsite? Learn proper food storage, what you need to bring, and where the best places are to camp. 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Junior Ranger: History Detective    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 3, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Thursday Weekly from 06/22/2017 to 08/17/2017 Join us as we use detective skills to search for signs of human existence before the park was established. 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Talking Tombstones    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 4, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Friday Weekly from 06/23/2017 to 08/11/2017. The Smokies preserves almost 200 cemeteries. Researching a cemetery can be lots of work but very informative and entertaining. Come and experience the stories the tombstones share with us. 3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Gatlinburg Farmers Market    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 5, 2017
Contact: 
Offering local choices for healthy mountain living, the Gatlinburg Farmers Market is open each Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at 849 Glades Road.
Evening Campfire    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 4, 2017 thru August 5, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Join a ranger for a National Park tradition-the evening campfire program. Topics vary, but you're guaranteed to learn something new about the Great Smoky Mountains. Easy. Check at Sugarlands Visitor Center or Campground Office for times.
Andrews Bald Hike for Families    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 6, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Join a ranger for on a 3.6 mile round trip hike to the most accessible of the Smokies' grassy balds to learn more about this unique high elevation feature. Leisurely hike back to the parking lot on your own after reaching the bald. Sturdy footwear, a snack, and water recommended. Moderate (600' elevation change). 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Every Sunday from 06/18-08/13.
Branching Out    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 6, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
The Smokies are home to over 130 species of trees. Explore the dramatic forest and find out what the trees can tell us about their ecosystem. 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Easy Tral. Every Sunday through 8/13.
Old Town of Elkmont    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 6, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Take an afternoon stroll with a ranger and learn about Elkmont when it was a turn-of-the-century logging boomtown. Every Sunday from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Sugarlands Night Hike    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 6, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Challenge your senses and experience the mystery of the Smokies after dark. Easy. Every Sunday through 8/13 from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Junior Ranger: Mountain Medicine Kids    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 8, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Travel back in time to learn about what mountain kids played with and what natural resources were available to keep them healthy. Every Tuesday from 1:00 - 1:45 p.m. until 8/08/2017.
Junior Ranger: School Days at Little Greenbrier    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 8, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Go back in time to discover what it was like to live in a mountain community and go to school in a one-room schoolhouse. Fun for all ages, and great for Junior Rangers. Every Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., 2:00 - p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Junior Ranger: Slimy Salamanders    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 19, 2017 thru August 9, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Join a ranger to explore the damp, dark world of the park's most popular amphibian. Be prepared to get a little wet and even a little dirty as we search for this slimy creature. Closed-toed shoes recommended. 2:00 - 3:oo p.m. Every Monday Weekly & Every Wednesday Weekly from 06/19/2017 to 08/09/2017
Hike with a Naturalist    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 26, 2017 thru August 9, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Monday and Wednesday Weekly from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Get outside, connect with Nature and explore the Smokies!
Junior Ranger: Aw Shucks    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 9, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Come and experience the art of making a simple corn shuck doll while gaining historical insight of the diversity of corn in the region. Easy. Every Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. through 8/09.
Junior Ranger: Pack Your Bags    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 9, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Wednesday Weekly from 06/21/2017 to 08/09/2017 Learn what to pack before you make tracks! Do you know how to set up a campsite? Learn proper food storage, what you need to bring, and where the best places are to camp. 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Junior Ranger: History Detective    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 10, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Thursday Weekly from 06/22/2017 to 08/17/2017 Join us as we use detective skills to search for signs of human existence before the park was established. 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Talking Tombstones    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 11, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Friday Weekly from 06/23/2017 to 08/11/2017. The Smokies preserves almost 200 cemeteries. Researching a cemetery can be lots of work but very informative and entertaining. Come and experience the stories the tombstones share with us. 3:00 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Junior Ranger: Whose Poop is on my Boots?    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 19, 2017 thru August 11, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Monday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly from 06/19/2017 to 08/11/2017 Grab the kids and meet a ranger to get the scoop on animal skins, tracks, and...poop! 1:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
A Resilient Forest    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 20, 2017 thru August 11, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Every Tuesday Weekly & Every Friday Weekly from 06/20/2017 to 08/11/2017
Wildfire is an agent of change. Join a ranger to learn about fire's effect on the landscape.
10:00 a.m - 11:30 a.m. Location: Tues.: Noah "Bud" Ogle Parking Area; Fri.: Cove Hardwood Nature Trail
Gatlinburg Farmers Market    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 12, 2017
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Offering local choices for healthy mountain living, the Gatlinburg Farmers Market is open each Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at 849 Glades Road.
Little River Morning Stroll    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 17, 2017 thru August 12, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Every Tuesday and Saturday Weekly - Investigate the intricately beautiful world of the Smokies on this easy walk.
Mosaics of the Landscape    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 17, 2017 thru August 12, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Explore the park's dynamic ecosystems and their resilience in times of change. Join a ranger for a conversation on the ecological and social implications of fire. Easy to moderate. Every Monday at Cove Mountain Trailhead and Saturday at Gatlinburg Trailhead.
Junior Ranger: Porch Talk    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 23, 2017 thru August 13, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Did you know that the Smokies is one of the most diverse places in the world? Join a ranger to learn more during this "Ranger's Choice" style program. Easy.
A Walk in the Woods    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  June 17, 2017 thru August 13, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
11:00-12:30 p.m - Do you have a few minutes? Get away from the hustle and bustle by taking an easy stroll and discover stories of history and nature along this scenic, wooded trail.
Andrews Bald Hike for Families    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 13, 2017
Contact:  (865) 436-1200
Join a ranger for on a 3.6 mile round trip hike to the most accessible of the Smokies' grassy balds to learn more about this unique high elevation feature. Leisurely hike back to the parking lot on your own after reaching the bald. Sturdy footwear, a snack, and water recommended. Moderate (600' elevation change). 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Every Sunday from 06/18-08/13.
Old Town of Elkmont    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 13, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Take an afternoon stroll with a ranger and learn about Elkmont when it was a turn-of-the-century logging boomtown. Every Sunday from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Sugarlands Night Hike    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 13, 2017
Contact:  865-436-1200
Challenge your senses and experience the mystery of the Smokies after dark. Easy. Every Sunday through 8/13 from 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Gatlinburg Farmers Market    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 19, 2017
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Offering local choices for healthy mountain living, the Gatlinburg Farmers Market is open each Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at 849 Glades Road.
Reach Out 5K Color Run    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 19, 2017
Contact:  865-661-0685
The third annual Reach Out 5K Color Run - Reaching out to Orphans across the world! The run is in the beautiful City of Gatlinburg. All proceeds from this race will support orphanages in Indonesia. These orphanages are changing the lives of children. They are providing these kids with a home, love, school, and teaching them about Jesus. Jesus said, "Suffer the little children to come unto me..." He loves the children of the world. Do you? These orphanages are run by Bill and Lamoin Cunningham through BIO Baptist International Outreach.
Smoky Mountain Songwriters Festival    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 16, 2017 thru August 20, 2017
Contact:  (865) 604-9066
Celebrating the area's Appalachian musical roots, Gatlinburg will host its annual Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival August 16 through 20. August 16-20, 2017. "Celebrating Our Appalachian Musical Roots" 4-day festival downtown Gatlinburg featuring "Hit" songwriters. Public Invited. Free Live Entertainment. Songwriter Opportunities: song competition, workshops, co-writing with hit writers, mentoring sessions and stage spots. Rain or shine.
Gatlinburg Farmers Market    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  August 26, 2017
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Offering local choices for healthy mountain living, the Gatlinburg Farmers Market is open each Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at 849 Glades Road.
Gatlinburg Farmers Market    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  September 2, 2017
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Offering local choices for healthy mountain living, the Gatlinburg Farmers Market is open each Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at 849 Glades Road.
Gatlinburg Farmers Market    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  September 9, 2017
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Offering local choices for healthy mountain living, the Gatlinburg Farmers Market is open each Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at 849 Glades Road.
Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  September 24, 2017 thru September 25, 2017
Contact:  865-661-3474
Annual Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament is open to adults or children - and equally challenging for both visitors and locals, with multiple categories to be contested in this largest trout tournament in the Smokies. All Gatlinburg and state fishing regulations will be observed.
Sugarlands Mountainfest    Add to Trip Planner
Where:  Gatlinburg
When:  September 28, 2017 thru October 1, 2017
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The Sugarlands Music and Mountain Festival is a spirited celebration of the great outdoors. For four days this fall, outdoor enthusiasts will gather to enjoy live musical performances, competitive races, outdoor competitions, craft cocktails, award-winning spirits and brews-all in the breathtaking mountains of East Tennessee. Festival goers will experience the world class attractions and shopping of downtown Gatlinburg, Tenn., all the while enjoying the natural splendor of the Great Smoky Mountains. So take in the fresh air, climb the peaks and swim in our creeks this fall. At Sugarlands Distilling Company, our backyard is your natural playground.
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