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:: And here are all the free family activities at the hotel >
Ober’s Oktoberfest @ Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort
Sep 21 – Oct 8 all-day
Ober Gatlinburg is celebrating October with a fantastic festival featuring Bavarian-style food, drink and music, but you don’t have to don your finest lederhosen or dirndls to be a part of the fun. OktOBERfest returns to its Gatlinburg-style roots with 38 days of merrymaking from September 21 through October 28, 2018 as the resort commemorates the 207th anniversary of the popular festival held in Munich, Germany. The Bavarian Fun Makers Band, in authentic costumes, will perform traditional Bavarian folk dances, schuhplattling, oompah music, sing-a-longs, yodels and more with daily shows and multiple performances every day during Oktoberfest. Special Oktoberfest Biers will be served along with traditional German wurst, schnitzel, sauerkraut, strudel, pretzels and more.
Fall Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair 10:00 am
Fall Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair @ Gatlinburg Convention Center
Oct 4 @ 10:00 am – Oct 21 @ 6:00 pm
The celebration of fall also encompasses one of the southeast’s most popular events… the Annual Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair. From October 4 through 21, the Gatlinburg Convention Center blossoms into a multi-level mecca of the top craft people from all across the United States. Autumn’s brisk air signals all of nature to transform the Great Smoky Mountains from lush green to a majestic patchwork quilt of colors. A unique characteristic of the Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair is the fact that artisans not only make their art available for viewing and sale, but also demonstrate their special talents and skills during this show, which is recognized as one of the top 20 events in the Southern U.S. by the Southeast Tourism Society. Tentative hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sundays. Music shows are scheduled at 12, 2 and 4 p.m. daily, 12 and 2 p.m. on Sundays. Entertainment is included in the admission cost.
Titanic Motorhome Show
Titanic Motorhome Show @ Titanic Museum & Attraction
Oct 5 – Oct 6 all-day
Titanic showcases the latest in Motorhomes with a HUGE parking lot show. This event is free to all and will take place in the Titanic parking lot. For more information, please contact us at 800-381-7670.
Spooktacular Halloween Event 7:28 pm
Spooktacular Halloween Event @ Pigeon Forge Community Center
Oct 25 @ 7:28 pm – 8:28 pm
Every year, the Pigeon Forge Community Center hosts a safe, non-scary event for families to go trick or treating. This event takes place at the Pigeon Forge Community Center the Thursday before Halloween. At the event you’ll find vendors from local Pigeon Forge businesses offering candy for the kids. Some of the vendors will have some fun displays and interactive elements for you and the family to enjoy too! In addition to the trick-or-treating, you’ll be able to enjoy entertainment and a haunted house. This event is totally free, and a must-attend tradition of the Pigeon Forge Community.
Rocky Top Chocolate Wine Trail 7:41 pm
Rocky Top Chocolate Wine Trail @ Rocky Top Wine Trail
Oct 27 @ 7:41 pm – 8:41 pm
Halloween shouldn’t only mean candy for the kids! Enjoy a glass of wine (your choice of two offerings) paired with hand crafted desserts at each of the following (3) locations: Mountain Valley Winery, Hillside Winery, and Sugarland Cellars Winery. Take home a commemorate Taster Glass and receive your free souvenir wine glass after visiting the three participating locations on the Rocky Top Wine Trail. Purchase tickets before October 1st, 2018 for only $25. After October 1st, 2018 ticket price will jump to $30. Info on the food offerings and wine pairings to follow soon.