fountain at The Village in Gatlinburg

4 Fun Places in The Village in Gatlinburg That You Need To Visit

Downtown Gatlinburg is home to many unique shopping experiences. You can get all kinds of souvenirs for yourself and as gifts for loved ones back home. If you need recommendations on where to go, check out The Village in Gatlinburg. It is a cluster of 27 shops that was established in 1969. The area is made to resemble a European village. As you walk down the cobblestone streets, you will feel as though you were transported back in time. Want to learn more about some of the shops before you see them in person? Here is a list of 4 places in The Village in Gatlinburg that you need to visit:

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Santa's Claus-et shop in Gatlinburg

4 Shops in Gatlinburg That Have Fun Souvenirs

During your vacation to Gatlinburg, you need to get an item to take back with you as a reminder of the fun times you had on your vacation. Whether you’re looking for something for the kids or something for yourself, you will have plenty of items to choose from. To make the job a little easier, we’ve made a list of 4 shops in Gatlinburg that have fun souvenirs:

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4 Fun Ways to Celebrate the 4th of July in Gatlinburg TN

When it comes to celebrating the 4th of July, there is no better place to be than Gatlinburg! From the nation’s first Independence Day Parade to a dazzling fireworks performance, this is the place to be to honor our great nation! Whether you prefer to join in on the fun of the parade, visit a local attraction or just kick back for a relaxing afternoon, the choice is yours! Here are 4 fun ways to celebrate the 4th of July in Gatlinburg TN:

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Top 5 Things to Do in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge on July 4th

There’s no better place to celebrate Independence Day than the Great Smoky Mountains! We have several fun events going on to celebrate the country's independence, and your whole crew will have fun at any of them! To help you make the most of your vacation, we’ve put together a list of the top 5 things to do in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge on July 4th:  

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Gatlinburg SkyLift Park

Top 4 Things to Know about the New SkyTrail at Gatlinburg SkyLift Park

The Gatlinburg SkyLift Park is getting even more exciting with the addition of the SkyTrail, a scenic walkway that connects each end of the park’s famous SkyBridge! This unique walkway allows you to enjoy a leisurely hike in the mountains with 3 distinct sections, including an elevated boardwalk that stretches along the hillside of a ravine! Here are the top 4 things to know about the new SkyTrail at the Gatlinburg SkyLift Park:

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6 Awesome Things To Do In Gatlinburg When It Rains

Gatlinburg is a fun-filled vacation spot that can seem like a less attractive place to be when it begins to rain, which is the same almost anywhere you go. However, unlike some of those places, there are tons of exciting attractions for when it rains. You would be surprised how much fun you can have on vacation when dealing with a rainy day. Find out below what the best things to do in Gatlinburg are when you face inclement weather.

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The Chondola boarding station for Anakeesta in Gatlinburg.

3 Thrilling Attractions You Will Love at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg

Anakeesta has quickly become one of the top destinations in Gatlinburg as it has all types of unique attractions, shops, and restaurants for your entertainment. If you are looking for an action-packed adventure in the Smoky Mountains, there is no better place to spend your day! Here are 3 thrilling attractions you will love at Anakeesta in Gatlinburg:

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Stunning photo of Gatlinburg in the mountains.

Get Ready for a Springtime Full of Fun Events in Gatlinburg TN

The spring season is a wonderful time to visit Gatlinburg as it signals the return of longer days of sunlight, delightful weather and beautiful blooming wildflowers! Spring is also one of the most popular times for events in the area, so make your plans now to visit during one of Gatlinburg’s exciting events! Here are some of the fun upcoming spring events in Gatlinburg TN.

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6 Essential Things to Do on Your Gatlinburg Family Vacation

Gatlinburg, TN is the perfect place to take a family getaway! Located on the border of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, our city offers spectacular natural beauty and some of the best family friendly attractions and entertainment in the nation. To help you make the most of your Gatlinburg family vacation, Acorn Cabin Rentals has put together a guide to six activities you definitely don’t want to miss during your trip.

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5 of the Best Things to Do in Gatlinburg with Teens

Vacationing with teenagers can sometimes be difficult, because they are too old for kiddie attractions but too young for adult activities, like winery tours or antique shopping. Fortunately, the city of Gatlinburg is home to a number of great attractions that your whole family will love! To help you make the most of your next getaway, Acorn Cabin Rentals has put together a guide to five of the best things to do in Gatlinburg with teens.

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5 Benefits of Vacationing at Cabins with Fire Pits in Gatlinburg TN

A fire pit is one of the most sought after amenities for a vacation in the Smokies! Acorn Cabin Rentals is pleased to offer a number of excellent cabins with fire pits in Gatlinburg TN, so you can stay nice and toasty after the sun goes down. Here are five of the top benefits of choosing a cabin with an outdoor fire pit:

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A marching band in holiday costumes in the Gatlinburg Christmas Parade

5 Things You Need to Know About The Gatlinburg Christmas Parade

Acorn Cabin Rentals is excited to welcome guests to our cabins to enjoy the many exciting Christmas events in Gatlinburg. One of the highlights of the holiday season is the Gatlinburg Christmas parade, locally known as the Fantasy of Lights Christmas Parade. This popular annual event is expected to bring over 80,000 spectators to downtown Gatlinburg, so we recommend planning ahead to attend the event! To help you prepare, we have put together 5 things you need to know about the Gatlinburg Christmas parade:

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