Gatlinburg is located at the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the most visited national park in America. There are three entrances into the Smokies right from downtown! This little town of less than 4,000 residents is dedicated to welcoming all of its guests with a taste of Appalachian hospitality at its best. Folks come from all over the world for vacations, outdoor adventures, family fun and memory making. Gatlinburg prides itself on its walkability amidst mountain beauty, culture and the arts, crafts and shops that reflect that tradition.
Once the sun sets, there is plenty of dining and entertainment downtown. From family fare to filet mignon, Gatlinburg's restaurants are always fixin' up something special. After dinner, enjoy a show. Take a trip back in time to the slapstick vaudeville comedy of Sweet Fanny Adams Theatre or check out the Mentalist show with hypnosis and magic. Grab a bench and people-watch. You can also cruise up the Space Needle or Gatlinburg Sky Lift and enjoy the twinkling lights below. In Gatlinburg the choices are endless and are sure to entertain all ages!