Stop into the Gatlinburg Convention Center to enjoy some of the best entertainment in the Southeast! Here, the Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair is conveniently located at traffic light #8 and packed with artisans and craftsmen from all different areas throughout the United States. These talented artisans and craftsmen make this a spectacular attraction by putting their handmade pieces on display and by demonstrating their unique skills and talents for visitors!
With the Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair being located in downtown Gatlinburg and close to many of our Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg cabin rentals, you should not miss out on what has been voted one of the Southeast’s “Most Popular Events.” It is so popular, in fact, that this event offers over 200 booths, all of which provide something new and different from the next. To guarantee that guests are granted with uniqueness and authenticity, each artisan and craftsman wanting a booth at the fair is subject to a jury process, creating an awesome learning environment with some of the best pieces in the country!
Regardless of the time of year you stay at one of our beautiful cabin rentals in the Smoky Mountains, there is sure to be plenty of opportunity and exploration awaiting you. To accommodate popular times that visitors like to take in the beauty of the Southeastern portion of Tennessee, the Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair happens not only once, but twice every year! One fair takes place in the summer, and the other fair in the fall offers an assortment of handmade gifts that are perfect for the holiday season!
The Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair is a “must-see” event that won’t break the bank. Tickets for adults are just $6, and children 12 and under are FREE. The experience of seeing some of the most stunning handmade crafts, along with captivating demonstrations by their makers, is virtually priceless.
The Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair further enhances guests’ experiences by providing them with an array of country and bluegrass bands that perform throughout the duration of the fair! If you’re thinking that you don’t want to pay for a concert, don’t worry. That small $6 fee isn’t solely to look at the crafts, but it is a cover fee that lets visitors explore everything the fair has to offer! To find out more about the exact dates of the fair, who will be performing when you visit, or the hours of operation, visit the Gatlinburg Craftsmen's fair website or call (865)436-7479.
If you love arts, crafts, and music, it would be a shame to miss out on this truly remarkable experience offered in the heart of Gatlinburg. With an incredibly reasonable admission fee, visitors get to listen to an assortment of live bluegrass and country music, view some gorgeous handmade pieces, and learn by watching the craftsmen hard at work during their demonstrations throughout the fair!
While you’re visiting the Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge area on your next vacation and staying in one of the cabin rentals provided by Cabins For You, don’t hesitate to get out and explore the awesome attractions the area has to offer. The Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair is just a stone’s throw away from your cabin and a great way to get out and enjoy a day downtown. With the Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair being recognized as one of the “Top 20 events in the Southern United States” by the Southeast Tourism Society, you won’t want to miss out!