Adventure Travel

Your Comprehensive Guide To Outdoor Fall Festivals (By Region)

By  | 

The South

Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival

October 1st – October 31th; Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville, and Townsend, Tennessee

Spend days on end discovering autumn beauty in the Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee. With festive decorations seen all over the towns of Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville, and Townsend, you’ll never run out of activities geared towards young and old alike. A few highlights include: a Bavarian-style “OktOberfest,” the Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair, and the Taste of Autumn. Don’t forget to take a scenic drive through Great Smoky Mountain National Park while you’re there!

Mandy Burkholder is a travel, adventure, and outdoor writer who honed her craft in the foothills of the La Plata Mountains of Southwest Colorado. After a stint in the Swiss Alps, she now resides in Tennessee. Follow her on twitter — @mandyburkhold3r

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *