It was announced this week that Christmas Wonderland will be held at Smokies Stadium during Sevierville’s Winterfest Celebration. The fully computerized LED light show will be one of the largest in the country. The drive-through synchronized light show will be nearly a mile in length and last about 20 minutes.
Christmas Wonderland will begin November 6th and will continue through January 3rd, 2010. Hours of operation are Sunday-Thursday 6PM-10PM and Friday & Saturday 6PM-11PM. Admission is $10 per vehicle.
On a cool Smoky Mountain evening nothing beats sitting around a warm fireplace at The Resort at Governors Crossing and enjoying a nice mug of hot chocolate.
Cocoa & Fireplace Special
Book a stay of two nights or longer with our Cocoa and Fireplace package on either a one or two bedroom condominium and we’ll help you with the fixings. Our one bedroom package includes two Resort mugs, cocoa mix and a bag of microwave popcorn and our two bedroom packages includes 4 Resort mugs, cocoa mix and bag of microwave popcorn.
Reserve this package online by selecting rate plan cocoa and fireplace 1bdr (one bedroom) or cocoa and fireplace 2bdr (two bedroom).
Packages are available for stay dates starting Sept. 7, 2009 through Jan. 2, 2010. Offer may not be combined with any other discounts, coupons or other promotions. This package is available only online, one package per stay.
Dollywood has announced that it will not be holding its annual Barbeque & Bluegrass Festival this fall. Park officials stated the festival, originally scheduled to take place Sept. 4-21, 2009, is on hiatus.
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts in Gatlinburg will hold a photography exhibition celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The exhibit is titled “In View of the Smokies: Celebrating 75 Years”.
The exhibit will run Aug. 21st through Oct 10th, Mondays through Saturdays 8:30AM to 4:30PM. Arrowmont is located at 556 Parkway in downtown Gatlinburg.
Tennessee’s 2009 tax free weekend will be held Aug. 7-9. The tax free items are clothing and school supplies under $100 and computers under $1500. Sevierville’s many outlet and discount stores are looking forward to a busy weekend before the start of the school year. For more information click here.