We welcome all active and veteran military to take advantage of discounts in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville and Wears Valley.  We say Thank You and Welcome.

Smoky Mountain Businesses who honor Veteran and Current Military Discounts as a Thank You and a Welcome to the Great Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee.

Shinerunners UTV Rentals

Rent a UTV and discover the Smokies in a brand new way! What could be more fun than exploring the beautiful Smoky Mountains in your UTV Rental? One of the biggest things on vacation is trying to get the most bang for your buck. Did you know that we beat ALL competition in the area in prices AND rental hours? This means less money spent and more time enjoying the open road and family. Get the most out of your…

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Secrets of the Smokies Tour

As of Spring 2021, these are the new programs being offered by Double Decker Bus Tours in Pigeon Forge as part of their “Secrets of the Smokies” tour. Pigeon Forge Party Bus Tour Looking for Nightlife? Double Decker Bus Tour is the ultimate party in the Smoky Mountains! Our 2 story, open-air bus offers: seating for up to 25 people. Hop on our Party Bus for the ultimate party experience in the Smokies! Get ready for a fun-filled time of…

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Wilderness Wildlife Week

Wilderness Wildlife Week For 2021

Pigeon Forge is going virtual for Wilderness Wildlife Week this year. Here is what their official page has to say on it: “Celebrate the natural features, creatures and cultures of the Smokies with online speakers, panels and more fun online content. Join us Feb. 2-4 as we celebrate the natural features, creatures and cultures of the Great Smoky Mountains—all online. We’ve invited some of the leading wildlife experts to lead informative discussions with you, our virtual outdoor enthusiasts. This is…

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Ripley’s Sips & Sharks

Here’s something new that would inspire some of the adults-who-are-kids-at-heart-but-like-something-harder-to-drink to get out of the house and come to the Aquarium: Ripley’s Sips & Sharks. From the main Ripley’s website: “Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies will be hosting Sips & Sharks events! Sips & Sharks is an adult (21+) sleepover that gives guests overnight access to the Aquarium. This experience includes drinks, hors d’oeuvres, a behind the scenes tour, movie, continental breakfast, and much more!” This event is scheduled for…

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New Bee Species Discovered In The National Park

As the title indicates, the Smokies are all “a’buzz” with a new bee species that has just been discovered in our park! From WBIR’s news segment on it: “It sure doesn’t have a catchy name, but the Epeolus inornatus is a big catch for Dr. Will Kuhn; the Director of Science and Research at Discover Life in America. “It’s always really fun to find a new record and to take up our numbers of new records and new species for…

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My Memorial Bench

Custom Memorial Benches We enjoy working with families and organizations to bringing meaningful custom memorial benches for the family and others to enjoy for years to come. Our durable products are 100% recycled plastic. Ask about our warranty! We understand that caring for our customers starts with a quality product. That’s why our outdoor furniture is made with 100% recycled plastic that is long-lasting and eco-friendly! We’re dedicated to delivering the highest-quality outdoor furniture possible without the harmful effects that…

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Mountain Man Excavation & Hardscapes

Mountain Man Excavation & Hardscapes is the company to call for whatever your land property needs may be in all areas of East Tennessee! We are a full-service outdoor construction company specializing in, but not limited to, the following services: * Excavation. * Land Development. * Construction Maintenance. * Trucking. * Dirt Hauling. * Barrier/Retaining Wall Construction. * Concrete Foundations. * Large-scale Landscaping Projects. We work throughout the East Tennessee region providing services to: * Pigeon Forge * Gatlinburg *…

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Gatlinburg Hemp Café

Green Eye Hemp Café | Gatlinburg Hemp Café

We’re a small café serving locally roasted organic coffee as well as specially blended teas and homemade baked goods including gluten free options. Our bakery items are baked fresh daily. At our Gatlinburg Hemp Café you will find delightful items, savory and sweet, to treat your taste buds. We also offer a full hemp line with many of our products grown in our USDA Certified Organic grow room. Our aquaponics and hydroponics systems are in full view for anyone visiting…

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Winterfest Events 2020 Starting Today

It is officially and effectively winterfest in the Smokies! During this time, people come to the mountains for a variety of reasons, not the least because of the holidays, the romance opportunities and just a badly needed break from the routine, but one slightly less obvious reason is that we have capabilities for Winter sports enthusiasts to break out their skis, snowboards and more; and those seeking to get a hot burst of adrenaline out in the cold will want…

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