A Mountain Quiltfest: Annual Pigeon Forge quilt show featuring quilting classes for registered participants and a quilt show for the public. Registration is Open!
Ponies in the Smokies – Unique Car Show featuring 55 years of Mustangs! Sevierville Convention Center.
Great Smoky Easter Arts & Crafts Show: Artists from the Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community gather under one roof at the Gatlinburg Convention Center.
April 1 (Sunday)
Spring Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament: Bi-annual trout tournament for all ages. Prizes!
NEW! Dollywood Spring Mix Music Series “Season of Showstoppers”
April 11-September 3
Smokies Baseball: Season opener home game is Wednesday against Jackson.
Mountain Man Memorial March: Annual march, walk and marathon honoring servicemen.
Hands on Gatlinburg: Spend time with a crafts community artist and learn a new skill.
Smoky Mountain Winefest: Wineries from across Tennessee gather at Ripley’s Plaza for wine tasting and food pairing.
Bronco Super Celebration: Townsend TN
Spring Rod Run: Hot rods galore! Make your reservations early!
Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage: Professionally guided programs that explore the Great Smoky Mountains National Park wildflowers, wildlife, ecology, culture, and natural history through walks, motorcades, photographic tours, art classes, and indoor seminars.
Beans & Cornbread Festival: Downtown Gatlinburg is the place to be for the beans and cornbread tasting and competition.
33rd Annual Dolly’s Homecoming Parade
May 5 (Saturday)
Cinco de Mayo
Wilderness Wildlife Week: Celebrate everything Great Smoky Mountains National Park with indoor and outdoor activities. Headquartered at the Pigeon Forge LeConte Convention Center.
May 13 (Sunday)
Grand National F-100 Ford Reunion Car Show: Show and Cruise at Music Road Convention Center.
Bloomin’ BBQ & Bluegrass Festival: Sevierville’s annual festival bringing locals and out of town visitors to downtown Sevierville for two days filled with fun, live entertainment, great music and barbecue!
May 19-September 3
Splash Country Water Park
May 21-June 2
Pontiacs in Pigeon Forge Car Show & Swap Meet: Classic Pontiacs—Firebirds, Fieros, GTOs and Lemans to name a few.
May 25-June 10
Dollywood Barbeque & Bluegrass Festival: More days! Top bluegrass performers and extra special BBQ recipes throughout Dollywood.