It might be before Thanksgiving, but the Smokies can’t wait to show off her true colors. The annual winterfest in the Smoky Mountains begin November 6th and end on February 28th. To start the festival Gatlinburg is holding its yearly Chili Cookoff presented by the neighboring Bush’s Beans. This event is being held at 715 Parkway in Gatlinburg across the street from Fannie Farkle’s. They will have a stage set up for several bands. Tons of food vendors will be showing off their best chili! 5-8pm. $10 entry.
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