Before we know it, the Christmas season will be upon us! The Smoky Mountains are a wonderful place to visit all year round, especially during the holidays when glistening lights adorn the city and it feels like there is magic around every corner. Below are 4 reasons to consider spending your holidays in the Smoky Mountains this year. Can you think of others? Let us know in the comments below or on Facebook/Instagram!
Smoky Mountain Winterfest
Smoky Mountain Winterfest begins in November and spans all the way through mid-February. The area will be completely decked out in Christmas decorations with 15 million twinkling lights visible on the 25-mile stretch of road. If you enjoy a nice scenic drive during the day through Great Smoky Mountains National Park, you can end the night with a beautiful drive through the area to see the lights and enjoy all that winterfest in the Smokies has to offer.
Holiday Events in Sevierville
Sevierville is home to a number of Christmas events and special holiday-themed activities, such as Shadrack’s Christmas Wonderland. Located at Smokies Stadium, Christmas lights are on full display, all coordinated to a holiday-themed playlist, at Shadrack’s. This is an experience the whole family will love, especially the kids. In addition to Shadrack’s, you can also enjoy the annual Christmas Parade, Santa Hustle Smokies 5k, Outdoor Ice Skating at Wilderness at the Smokies, Christmas in the Cove, Santa Hustle Smokies, and more.
Christmas Present Heaven
Sevierville is a wonderful place to shop for all your Christmas presents. If you plan your trip a bit before the holidays, you can visit Tanger Outlet Mall to find gifts for every member of your family for the best prices you’ll find. You can also find unique souvenirs, Smoky Mountain artwork, and much more in the area while you are visiting.
Cozy Christmas Cabins
What better way to spend a cold winter day than snuggled up in the mountains in front of a roaring fire with your loved ones? This year, find the cabin of your dreams and enjoy sweeping views of the mountains from your very own cozy cabin. Many of the cabins are completely decked out for Christmas and fully equipped to help you enjoy the holiday season to the fullest.
We hope to see you in the Smokies this holiday season! With so many fun events to enjoy and things to see in the area, you will be sure to fill your cup full of Christmas cheer here in Sevierville.