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Live Art Demonstrations at the Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair

How would you like to take home a piece of art made right before your eyes? From October 10th through the 27th you will have the chance to see some of the best craftsmen in the United States demonstrate their trade at the 38th annual Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair.   Recognized as one of the top 20 events in the southeastern U.S. by the Southeast Tourism Society, the Craftsmen's Fair is held minutes away from our Gatlinburg cabins.


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Enter as Strangers, Leave as Friends

Are you looking for a lunch that is out of the ordinary? Located right around the corner from our Gatlinburg cabins, The Cabin Cafe specializes in stellar sandwiches and brunch fare. This charming restaurant has built a reputation for its flexible menu and warm friendly service. The Cabin Cafe certainly makes good on its promise that guests will “enter as strangers and leave as friends”.  


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Ripleys Believe It or Not Odditorium in Gatlinburg

The Strangest Museum In The World? Believe It Or Not!

Have you ever seen an eight-legged buffalo? How about a shrunken human head? You can see these and many other oddities at Ripley’s Believe It or Not Odditorium. Located minutes away from our Gatlinburg cabins, this wacky museum specializes in the unusual, the strange and the weird!


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The Hollywood Star Cars Museum in Gatlinburg

Holy Car Collection, Batman! See the Batmobile in Gatlinburg.

The Batmobile is one of the most iconic cars in film and television history. This sleek, midnight black vehicle is Batman’s greatest weapon in his endless war against crime and villainy. After years on the streets of Gotham City, the original 1966 Batmobile has found a new home at the Hollywood Star Cars Museum in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Located right around the corner from our cabins in Gatlinburg, the Hollywood Star Cars Museum features famous cars from blockbuster movies and hit televisions shows in recreated settings with sound, lights and action.


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It’s All Fun and Games at Fannie Farkles

Are you looking for an old fashioned arcade with country fair style food? Located minutes away from our Gatlinburg cabins, Fannie Farkles offers classic food and games for the whole family. This combined restaurant and amusement center has been a staple of downtown Gatlinburg for over 30 years.


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Aunt Mahalias Candies in Gatlinburg

Take Your Sweet Tooth To Paradise at Aunt Mahalia’s in Gatlinburg

Do you have a sweet tooth? Maybe a few sweet teeth? If so, do your chompers a favor and take them to one of the oldest and most celebrated candy shops in the Smoky Mountains. Located just minutes away from our cabins in Gatlinburg, Aunt Mahalia’s Homemade Candies make any trip to the Smoky Mountains even sweeter.


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Top 3 Restaurants For The Best Biscuits and Gravy in Gatlinburg

No Gatlinburg vacation is complete without an authentic southern breakfast. One of the most unique and savory dishes featured in a classic Tennessee breakfast is biscuits and gravy.


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New Island Attraction Offers a Variety of Sweet Shops in Pigeon Forge

The Island in Pigeon Forge, the Smoky Mountain’s newest attraction, has a cure for every sweet tooth. Whether visitors are craving something chocolaty, sugary, hot or cold, the new additions of sweet shops in Pigeon Forge at the Island are sure to conquer any sweet tooth.


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Kids Eat Free at These Pigeon Forge Buffet and All-You-Can-Eat Style Restaurants

Part of the excitement of going on vacation is the chance to experience new things and try new foods. The problems a lot of parents face is that most kids tend to be rather picky eaters. Luckily, there are a lot of Pigeon Forge buffet and all-you-can-eat style restaurants that rise to the challenge of allowing parents to be adventurous while keeping kids happy. Plus, to top it all off, at a lot of these Pigeon Forge buffets kids can eat for free.


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Gatlinburg Nature Trails: Front Row Viewing of the Beautiful Smoky Mountains

With babbling creeks, chirping birds and leaves rustling in the wind, there is no better place to experience the beauty of the area than on one of the famous Gatlinburg nature trails inside the Great Smoky Mountains. On these trails you can walk, bike or drive through some of the prettiest scenery the Great Smoky Mountain National Park has to offer.


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