Pigeon Forge Rod Run!

Pigeon Forge Rod Run!

April 19th – 21st Pigeon Forge will host the Rod Run 2018. This show draws crowds and enthusiasts from all over the region. Traffic is always a problem during these types of events so traveling early and leaving late will generally get you around town fairly quick. If your stuck in the traffic at least there are tons of awesome cars to gawk at!

 

Click Here for more information and entry registration. 

Ober Gatlinburg Skiing and Tubing Perfect in 2018!

Ober Gatlinburg Skiing and Tubing Perfect in 2018!

All trails are open and the base is at 35-40″ at Ober Gatlinburg this year. Far cry from last year. Snow tubing has been very popular this year and has been sold out until January 8th 2018. If you are coming to the Smokies and plan on tubing make sure you get your tickets online here:

Tubing passes

Get the daily slope updates here:

Slope conditions

Check out the live camera of the slopes from the lodge:

Live Webcam

You can always use the Gatlinburg Space Needle webcam to get an idea on how the roads are looking going up Ski Mountain here:

Space Needle Webcam

Let us know if you have plans on coming to the Smokies this winter, we have rates from $99 a night with no fees!

Winterfest has begun!

Winterfest has begun!

Lazy Bear Cabin near Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge will be decorating at the end of November to coincide with Winterfest! Winterfest in Gatlinburg kicked off tonight, November 8th with a Chili Cookoff.  The beautiful lights will run 24 hours a day until February 28th 2018.

Lazy Bear Cabin has a week open starting November 12th. Mention this ad and receive a discount on your stay. No Fees!

Great Pumpkin LumiNights at Dollywood! New!

Great Pumpkin LumiNights at Dollywood! New!

Dollywood’s Harvest Festival begins September 29th and last through October 28th in the Smokies! There are going to be thousands of carved and illuminated jack-o-lanterns to view. This is the largest addition to Dolly’s Fall Festival ever! Pure art! Dolly’s whole fall event is amazing. Check it out here:

http://www.dollywood.com/themepark/Entertainment/GreatPumpkinLuminights

Smoky Mountain Songwriters Festival!

Smoky Mountain Songwriters Festival!

August 16th through the 20th, Gatlinburg holds the Songwriters Festival. Live musical entertainment in downtown Gatlinburg. There are only 3 ticketed concerts, all the others are free. We were there last year and sat on Bubba Gumps deck, ate shrimp and listened to the singing from across the street. Great week to vacation in the Smokies. Lazy Bear Cabin has this week open and anyone that mentions this post will receive 10% off total lodging!