7/4: Midnight Parade in Gatlinburg - Gatlinburg’s Fourth of July Midnight Parade celebrates its 42nd year as the “First Independence Day Parade in the in Nation." Saluting the men and women of our armed forces, at the stroke of midnight, Gatlinburg’s Parkway will fill with balloons, floats, marching bands and more to pay tribute to our country. Gatlinburg’s Fourth of July Midnight Parade is listed as a Southeast Tourism Society Top 20 Event. For more information, call 800-568-4748.
Gatlinburg River Raft Regatta– Beginning at noon, the River Raft Regatta well set sail down the Little Pigeon River in Downtown Gatlinburg.
Gatlinburg’s Fireworks Finale– End the 4th with a bang! Come see this dazzling fireworks display visible anywhere in downtown Gatlinburg!
7/1-7/29: Smoky Mountain Tunes and Tales Gatlinburg – a summer-long street performance event throughout the city of Gatlinburg. Come see costumed musical performers, storytellers and artisans portraying characters from time periods as far back in time as the early 1800's. Performers bring to life traditional Smoky Mountain heritage and culture in a fun and interactive way.
7/14-7/23: Gatlinburg Craftsmen Fair - Over 150 craftmen will be displaying their creations while visitors enjoy live Country & Bluegrass music.
Saturday, July 1, 2017