Whether you’re planning a corporate event, family reunion, wedding reception, or casual gathering of friends, Gatlinburg has everything you need for a spacious, comfortable, and truly unique event. Check out these venues in and around Gatlinburg for your group gathering in the Smokies.
Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts—Seated in the heart of downtown Gatlinburg, the historic campus of Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts is an inspiring venue for your group gathering in the Smokies. The school offers a variety of spaces, including a large auditorium and studio spaces for smaller groups.
Calhoun’s—With a variety of locations around East Tennessee, Calhoun’s is a convenient place to host group gatherings. Besides a variety of venues and banquet halls, Calhoun’s has also teamed up with Copper Cellar Catering to provide everything from sit-down dinners to boxed lunches for your group.
Gatlinburg Convention Center—One of the largest spaces you’ll find in the Smokies for your group gathering is the Gatlinburg Convention Center. You won’t be hurting for space in this 67,000-square-foot facility, and it is ideally located within walking distance of downtown Gatlinburg. Large groups (up to 6,000 people!) will find the convention center to be their best option, but smaller groups can find a home here as well in one of the 18 meeting rooms found inside the Convention Center Gallery.
Ober Gatlinburg—If you’re looking for a unique spot for your group to get together in the Smokies, check out Ober Gatlinburg. After riding the tram to the top of the mountain, your group can gather at the Ober Gatlinburg Restaurant, where full-service and buffet options are available for groups. This is a great location for your group to enjoy a meal together with views of the Smokies you won’t get anywhere else. Call 865-436-5423 for more information about reserving this space.
Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies—Who knew that you could have a professional meeting in a real shark tank! At Ripley’s Aquarium, groups of 20 to 1,200 people can enjoy banquet and catering services as well as a truly unique setting for your reception, meeting, or banquet.
Large Group Cabin—Another exciting option for group gatherings in the Smokies is to meet in one of our large group cabins! Cabins For You has plenty of options for large groups (from cabins that sleep 16 all the way up to 53), and we have locations all around Gatlinburg to accommodate your needs.
What better way can you really get your group together than by lodging together in one of our beautiful Smoky Mountain cabins? You can make meals together, enjoy a variety of exciting amenities, and spend a relaxing time away in the Smokies without fighting the traffic downtown! Call one of our reservation specialists today at 1-800-684-7865 for more information about renting one of our large-group properties.