It’s hard to argue that fall is quite possibly the best season ever. Who doesn’t love pumpkin spice, crunchy leaves, crisp air, cozy blankets, spooky movies, caramel apples, seasonal candles, and warm desserts? Oh yeah, and the Smoky Mountains. Fall in the Smoky Mountains is something that you certainly do not want to miss. This guide lists all the incredible events the Smoky Mountains have to offer this fall.
Robert A. Tino’s Smoky Mountain Homecoming
October 2nd, 3rd, and 4th
Friday 11:00AM – 6:00PM
Saturday & Sunday 10:00AM – 5:00PM
Robert Tino’s art gallery comes to life every year at his annual Smoky Mountain Homecoming. During this event, the farm is filled with local artists, craftsmen, and jewelers whose work celebrates their Appalachian heritage. There is live music, fresh food, and activities for kids on Saturday and Sunday. Click here for more information or call (865) 453-6315.
Circle Yer Wagens
October 3rd 8:00AM – 6:00PM
Circle Yer Wagens is an annual show and swap meet hosted by the Appalachian Volkswagen Association on the Sevier County Fairgrounds. This year, the event will be one day only; so be sure to pre-register now! More information about the event, admission, and registration can be found here.
Ford Mustang Fall Festival
October 10th 8:00AM – 4:00PM
This year, the 2nd annual Mustang Fall Festival will be held at Quaker Steak & Lube in Sevierville, TN. The event features music, a beer garden, inflatable suit battles, giant beer pong, cornhole tournaments, and a dunk tank for charity. Click here to purchase your ticket.
Sevier County 10 Mile Yard Sale
October 10th 7:00AM – 3:00PM
This epic yard sale is certainly one that you do not want to miss. Rt. 411 has plenty of space available for you to rent a spot and be a part of this enormous sale for charity. For more information on the event and how to rent your own spot, visit https://www.facebook.com/10MileYardSale.
Saturday, Oct. 10th, 17th, 24th 8:00PM-10:00PM
Friday, Oct. 30th 8:00PM-10:00PM
What better place to get into the fall mood than a visit to Kyker Farms Corn Maze? Kyker Farms offers corn mazes, pumpkin patches, hayrides, and zombies! Zombie Blasterz is a nighttime attraction that sells tickets from 8:00PM to 10:00PM every Saturday in October, and the Friday night before Halloween. Visit www.kykerfarmscornmaze.com for more information.
25th Annual Jeeptoberfest in the Smokies
October 24th 10AM – 7PM
Jeeptoberfest isn’t just about Jeeps! The festival, taking place at Quaker Steak & Lube, also offers a costume contest for kids, adults, and pets, prize drawings, and a contest for the best decorated Jeep. Jeeptoberfest puts the Jeep in Jeepers Creepers! For more information, visit www.thejeepcrew.org.
Color Me Mutt 5K & 1 Mile Color Walk/Run
October 24th 8:00AM – 9:30AM
This event is a race that raises funds for service dogs. Not only do humans get to participate in the walk or run, so do fur babies! There are longer and shorter courses available, as well as an opportunity to join the event virtually. To see all of the options and information about how to register, check out www.colormemutt.com.
HalloWine Chocolate Wine Trail
October 31st 11AM – 5PM
Celebrate Halloween by wearing your costume and enjoying wine and desserts all day! The Chocolate Wine Trail takes guests through the Mountain Valley Winery, Hillside Winery, and Mill Bridge Winery. This is a Halloween celebration you do not want to miss. Click here to book your place on the trail.
So, there you have it. With so many fall events to choose from, your fall weekends are bound to be full of festivities that are fun for everyone. Are you ready to plan your Smoky Mountain fall getaway? Grab the Sevierville Planner right here! It’s chock full of insider tips, area information, and tons of money-saving coupons!