12th Annual Smoky Mountain Springfest is a countywide celebration of the season in the cities of Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge & Sevierville featuring special events, local craft shows and much more. Gatlinburg will fill the city and line the streets with springtime blooms and Pigeon Forge offers special entertainment, outlet shopping sales & the Annual Dolly Parade! Mid March - Mid June, 2014.
Dollywood's Annual Festival of Nations with more than 250 international performers at this multicultural spring festival featuring musicians, dancers and artisans bringing a world of entertainment to the Great Smoky Mountains. Lat March - Late April, 2014.
Great Smoky Easter Arts & Crafts Show – End of March, 2014 you'll find unique, handcrafted gifts and products produced by members of Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community that are placed on display and offered for sale as they host their annual show at the Gatlinburg Convention Center. Demonstrations are part of the show. Stay at Carr's Cottages in Gatlinburg and ride the trolley!
29th Annual Dolly's Homecoming Parade – Entertainer Dolly Parton leads this spring tradition across Pigeon Forge with marching bands, local entertainers, clubs and organizations. Early May, at 6 p.m. on the Pigeon Forge Parkway.
9th Annual Bloomin' Barbeque & Bluegrass Festival is the largest event in Sevierville! Tennessee State Championship Barbeque Cook-Off, FREE bluegrass concerts from Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver and The Del McCoury Band, kids games, great food and authentic mountain crafts. Admission is free. May, 2014.
Dollywood's BBQ & Bluegrass Festival moves to Late May - Early June, 2014, and offers the best bluegrass music by popular and local artists throughout the month with great southern cookin' including ribs, chicken and pork!