Autumn Adventures in Sevier County, Great Smoky Mountains

Come See the Leaves Change

The Colors are Coming!

Colorful Adventures of Autumn

There’s a world of adventure for you in the Smokies and this October is jammed full of them.  Not only can you still enjoy a Pigeon River rafting experience, but also all of Sevier County is on board with celebrating the harvest season with beautiful fall displays, traditional arts and crafts, festivals, and celebrations galore!

Our October Special Events Lineup Includes:

Pigeon Forge Rotary Club Craft Fair at Patriot Park celebrating craftspeople from around the country and supporting local charitable organizations.  Admission by donation!

Fall Celebration and Sidewalk Sale at 3 Bears General Store in Pigeon Forge.  Be sure to take your camera and get some great family photos with all their autumn decorations… absolutely beautiful!

1-November 4:
Oktoberfest at Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort in Gatlinburg.  This is an annual celebration of Bavarian culture with great food, entertainment, and shopping.

3-November 3:
Dollywood’s Southern Gospel & Harvest Celebration in Pigeon Forge.  Dollywood offers 100’s of free gospel concerts, traditional southern cookin’ and crafts throughout the entire park for an entire month.

Fright Night’s at Ripley’s Haunted Adventure in Gatlinburg.  Special showing just for the month included with your admission.

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9, 11, 13: We’re RaftingZipping, and Roping!

Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair at the Gatlinburg Convention Center.  Held each year and featuring some of the best talents in the US.  Entertainment, food and early holiday shopping!

Foothills Fall Festival in Maryville, just outside of Townsend, hosts 3 days of entertainment including Gary Allan, Train, Thompson Square and more!

3rd Annual Hazzard Run – The General Lee is coming to downtown Gatlinburg!  Actually, lots of General Lee’s are traveling from Nashville to Gatlinburg.  Car show and live entertainment!

16, 18, 20: We’re Rafting, Zipping, and Roping!

Camp Coleman Truckload & Tent Sale at Pigeon River Crossings (formerly Belz).  Great deals on camping, hiking, and outdoor gear.

23, 25, 27: We’re RaftingZipping, and Roping!

New Winery!  Ribbon Cutting at Eagle Springs Winery in Kodak TN at 4 p.m. at 119 W. Dumplin Valley Rd. Kodak, TN 37764.

Pigeon Forge Safe Halloween Celebration at the Pigeon Forge Community Center.  Begins at 6 p.m. with indoor Trick-or-Treat, not so Haunted House, games and costume contest.  Everyone welcome!

Ray Stevens in Concert at Country Tonite Theater in Pigeon Forge. Call (865) 453-2003 or visit for more information.

27, 30: We’re RaftingZipping, and Roping!

31: Happy Halloween!!  Halloween Carnival at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies from noon-5 p.m.  So much fun!  Costume contests, music, entertainment, fun & games.  Have a bite to eat afterward and then Trick-or-Treat the Gatlinburg strip with local businesses.