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2017 Oktoberfest at Ober Gatlinburg

I know most of you will be visiting Gatlinburg to see the beautiful Fall colors soon, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't be taking advantage of some of the other activities going on here. Gatlinburg really starts unveiling its Fall events soon with... Continue Reading →


Opening Soon in Gatlinburg: Anakeesta

Anyone who has visited Gatlinburg in the past year has seen the work that has been progressing right across from Ripley's Aquarium. As you can see from the picture, it is the new Anakeesta development that is set to open... Continue Reading →

Gatlinburg June Vacation: Part Three

I'd like to begin Part 3 by adding something I forgot to mention in my previous post. On Wednesday night my son and I went up on the Space Needle. He had visited this centerpiece attraction in Gatlinburg earlier in... Continue Reading →

Ober Gatlinburg hosting Special Olympics Winter Games

Competitions for the 31st Annual Tennessee Special Olympics Winter Games will be held January 31- February 2 at Ober Gatlinburg. On Sunday night the public will be welcome to attend the Opening Ceremony, which kicks off at 6:45 and features... Continue Reading →

No Car, No Problem: Alternative Tips for Discovery

Do you want to drive more after you've just completed your six, or maybe sixteen hour drive to the Smoky Mountains? If the answer is no, and I know most of you feel that way, then here are a few... Continue Reading →

Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival Starts Next Week

As my neighborhood Fall Festival gets underway, I am reminded that there is another Festival in Gatlinburg that ushers in the Fall season. The Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival kicks off its 6th year on September 25th and runs through November... Continue Reading →

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