Recently the Duggar family (all 18 of them) came and visited the Gatlinburg, Tennessee area. The thought of taking all of those children on vacation is simply daunting! Actually, thinking about how much it would cost to take a family of that size on vacation spawned this blog post. We wanted to share a practical list with you that can help you save money on your next visit to Gatlinburg, Tennessee. On a budget, there’s plenty you can do to save money.
Gather the clan, load the Collies and put on your kilt. This year’s Gatlinburg Scottish Festival and Games will be held on May 15 and 16 but not before they have their annual parade down the Parkway in downtown on May 14 starting at 6pm. If you are a Scot then this is a great way to celebrate your heritage and meet others to create memories. Not Scottish? Doesn’t matter, come watch the games take place!
There are many Gatlinburg Restaurants and finding one to eat at in Gatlinburg doesn’t have to be too difficult. Our little city has plenty of places to sit down for a meal. Walking in Gatlinburg, it’s easy to find restaurants that boast deals for breakfast lunch and dinner. Not only do we have traditional restaurants in Gatlinburg, Tennessee we also have fudge shops, ice cream shops, and more! It’s no wonder that many people find it difficult to choose a place to eat.
Every year thousands upon thousands of people come to the Gatlinburg Tennessee area. People come from around the world to see the beautiful Smokies in all of their splendor. Not only is Gatlinburg popular, but the Tennessee State Park is the most visited national park in the United States! People come to Gatlinburg for many reasons. Some come for family vacations, some come for honeymoons, others come for group retreats, and others come for anniversaries.
Gatlinburg in the Summer is lots of fun! Part of the wonder of Gatlinburg in the Summer are the beautiful sunshine and the view of the Smoky mountains. But, every once in a while, there are challenges for families seeking fun. For instance someone gets a sunburn, not everyone wants to be hot, the family can’t agree on one thing, it rains, etc. It can be challenging to find the perfect thing that pleases everyone. This is where the water park near Gatlinburg comes in handy.