Too early to think about Christmas?
Normally I would say yes, but if you are thinking about a Smoky Mountain vacation around the holidays, this is the time to plan it!
If you have never visited Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg around the holidays, you are missing out on an amazing display of lights, decorations and events. Just driving down the Parkway is a jaw-dropping experience.
Here are a few of the popular events that shouldn’t be missed:
GATLINBURG WINTER MAGIC TROLLEY RIDE OF LIGHTS
November 12 – December 30
Visitors can soak up the spirit of the Gatlinburg Winter Magic season from the comfort of a Gatlinburg Trolley by taking the relaxing Trolley Ride of Lights. The specially designated trolleys carry their guests on a memorable journey through downtown and adjacent Hwy. 321, allowing everyone to experience the magical wonder of Gatlinburg Winter Magic. Trolley times are at 6:30 PM, 7:30 PM and 8:30 PM.
WINTERFEST LIGHTS IN PIGEON FORGE AND GATLINBURG 2020
November 13 – February 15
Draped in more than 5 million lights, Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg create a winter wonderland for locals and guests alike to enjoy during the annual Winterfest celebration. The lights of Winterfest shine from early November through the end of February.
The Winterfest lights are turned on November 13, 2020.
Whether this is your first time to visit the Smoky Mountains, or you’re making a return trip, Winterfest is the perfect occasion to share special memories with family and friends
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