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:: And here are all the free family activities at the hotel >
6th Annual Kickin’ Chicken 5K Run & Fun Walk 6:42 pm
6th Annual Kickin’ Chicken 5K Run & Fun Walk @ Comedy Barn Theater
Sep 1 @ 6:42 pm – 7:42 pm
Join us Saturday, September 1st at The Comedy Barn for the 6th annual Kickin’ Chicken 5K Run & Fun Walk. You can register for the race online or the day of the race from 6:30 to 7:45 am. Heavy weight cotton short sleeve t-shirt guaranteed if you register by 9:00 AM August 27, 2018. This race benefits the Safe Harbor Child Advocacy Center. The race consists of a single loop 5k course beginning and ending at the Comedy Barn. Great course including one of Pigeon Forge’s beautiful greenways. Refreshments will be furnished after the race. Great prizes for participants & a big silent auction open to the public! The public is welcome! For more information call the Comedy Barn Theater at (865) 428-5222. Awards: Top M/F Overall, Master, Grandmaster, and Veteran Finisher. Awards Three Deep to M/F Finishers in Age Group 1-10, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, and 80+ (overall winners not eligible). $100.00 cash to the 100th finisher, & special award for the largest team.
Shades of the Past Car Show
Shades of the Past Car Show @ Dollywood’s Splash Country
Sep 7 – Sep 8 all-day
Mark your calendars for September 7-8, 2018. Dollywood’s Splash Country is hosting the 33rd annual Shades of the Past Hot Rod Roundup. All ages will marvel at over 200 hot rods competing for the grand prizes — a 1932 Ford Hi-Boy Roadster and a $10,000 cash prize. Roundup admission is only $10 a day and children under 12 are free. Brows the show & find one of your own at the giant swap meet. Vendors will also be set up throughout the event. For more information or to register, visit www.shadesofthepast.com.
Fall Rod Run
Fall Rod Run
Sep 13 – Sep 15 all-day
Taste Of Autumn 5:00 pm
Taste Of Autumn @ Gatlinburg Convention Center
Sep 13 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Gatlinburg celebrates the beginning of the fall season with an evening filled with delicious signature dishes from area restaurants and top-notch entertainment at the Annual Taste of Autumn on Thursday, September 13 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Taste of Autumn will be held in the Tennessee Ballroom at the Gatlinburg Convention Center. Tickets are $30, and children 5 and under are free. A reserved table for a party of 10 is available for $300. A corporate VIP package for a party of 10 is available for $500 and includes priority seating, meet and greet with the talent and wine on the table.
Bruce Street Brewfest 3:00 pm
Bruce Street Brewfest @ Sevierville Commons
Sep 15 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The 3rd Annual Bruce Street Brewfest in Historic Downtown Sevierville to include over 50 home and professional brewers, music, and good friends. Come out to join us September 15th from 3:00-8:00pm. All proceeds to benefit local charities. Come out and enjoy the fun!
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.
The Oak Ridge Boys Live 3:00 pm
The Oak Ridge Boys Live @ Country Tonite Theatre
Sep 21 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Theirs is one of the most distinctive and recognizable sounds in the music industry. The four-part harmonies and upbeat songs of The Oak Ridge Boys have spawned dozens of Country hits and a Number One Pop smash, earned them Grammy, Dove, CMA, and ACM awards and garnered a host of other industry and fan accolades. Every time they step before an audience, the Oaks bring four decades of charted singles, and 50 years of tradition, to a stage show widely acknowledged as among the most exciting anywhere. And each remains as enthusiastic about the process as they have ever been. Their hits include “Elvira”, “(I’m Settin’) Fancy Free”, “Bobbie Sue”, and “American Made”.
Brew At The Zoo 6:00 pm
Brew At The Zoo @ Knoxville Zoo
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Zoo Knoxville invites everyone who is wild about craft beer to the Inaugural Brew at the Zoo happening Friday, September 21 from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. Animals, live entertainment, local food trucks and over 40 craft breweries are on tap at this unique after-hours event. Early bird tickets are now sold out. General admission tickets include a 5oz tasting glass, drinking water, and unlimited beer samples. VIP admission tickets include a 5oz tasting glass, drinking water, and unlimited beer samples. PLUS access to our VIP lounge that will offer seating, food pairings, and specialty beer. VIP is limited to 100 guests.
National Quartet Convention
National Quartet Convention @ LeConte Center
Sep 23 – Sep 29 all-day
Gospel Music’s largest gathering is coming to Pigeon Forge! Join 40,000 people from 40 states and a half dozen foreign countries for the largest annual event in Gospel Music. Reserve your seats now for the National Quartet Convention. For more information, visit www.nqconline.com or call 1-800-846-8499.
Triumphant Quartet Homecoming 2018 7:17 pm
Triumphant Quartet Homecoming 2018 @ Music Road Convention Center
Sep 30 @ 7:17 pm – Oct 1 @ 8:17 pm
Join us in beautiful Pigeon Forge as we celebrate our 2018 Homecoming! Concert & bible study with the award winning Triumphant Quartet. Admission charge via advance reservations. Call (865) 621-0492 for more information.