Holidays In East Tennessee

December has officially marched in with its pomp and cheer. Tennessee has loads of holiday celebrations to fill your calendar in every big city and small town. You can experience some Christmas charm from some of the cutest Tennessee small towns.

     Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge in winter is an amazing place to be and see. Between the lights, the shopping, and the holiday shows, there is something for everyone here. Dollywood’s four million dazzling lights, parade of many colors, award-winning entertainment, and delicious food options make it easy to understand why this is so popular during the holiday season!

Pigeon Forge creates a winter wonderland for locals and guests alike to enjoy during the city’s annual Winterfest celebration. Whether it’s your first visit to Pigeon Forge, or you’re 31st, Winterfest is the perfect occasion to share special memories with family and friends.

If you’re visiting the Smoky Mountains this holiday season, make sure to check out these places to go Christmas shopping while in Pigeon Forge.


Spend your Christmas in Gatlinburg and you’ll be delighted with the host of seasonal events that are ongoing. Grab your coat, hat, scarf and boots and head out to the 39th Annual Fantasy of Lights Christmas Parade. The Gatlinburg area and Smoky Mountains in the winter are a sight to behold!

No matter where you go in Gatlinburg during the months of November-February, you’ll be enchanted with endless hot cider tastings, lively mountain music, candy samplings and the most imaginative light displays.

For a scenic adventure that’s great for the entire family, hop aboard the Gatlinburg Sky Lift. Take in the gorgeous views of the city from up above as you climb all the way up to the top of the Smoky Mountains. Or enjoy a lift from the Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tram. Which will take you high above downtown Gatlinburg for breathtaking views. 

Come see us this Holiday Season!


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