Gatlinburg Fine Arts Festival

If you’re looking for a unique experience beyond the serenity and unsurpassable views that your cabin rental from Cabins For You has to offer, countless sources of entertainment can be found just a short distance away! Depending on the time of year you decide to visit the Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge area to stay in an incredible Cabins For You cabin, the forms of entertainment vary, allowing visitors to conveniently plan their vacations around the things that excite them most. Of course, the Great Smoky Mountain National Park and established businesses off the Parkway in downtown Gatlinburg will be there to check out and explore regardless the time of year, but it is the seasonal and annual events that make vacationing with us in Eastern Tennessee a truly unique and unforgettable experience.

The Gatlinburg Fine Arts Festival is an awesome event that is made even more accessible to visitors from all over the world by providing free admission! The festival is conveniently located near your cabin rental in downtown Gatlinburg at the Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts Campus, and it is here that people of all ages flock to check out the art pieces resulting from amazing talent and mingle with the artists who produced such fine crafts. In fact, the level of craftsmanship is so superb and unique, that a panel has been assembled to narrow down the hundreds of applicants to the considerably best 60 artists throughout the country!

Going on 10 years of drawing in large crowds, the Gatlinburg Fine Arts Festival has proven itself to be a desirable destination for people of all different demographics because the variety of artists is guaranteed to offer something that will catch the eye of every single visitor that passes through. The festival includes showcased talents such as ceramics, painting, metalwork, jewelry, basket weaving, photography, and the list goes on and on. To check out some of the artists that have participated in the festival in years past, simply click on the link to view pictures and find the names of the artists in case you’d like to do additional research and get a preview of the state of awe you’ll be in at the festival the next time you stay with us at Cabins For You.

The attraction to the Gatlinburg Fine Arts Festival surprisingly doesn’t stop at the exhibits provided by skilled artists from throughout the country, but this weekend-long event also offers live entertainment originating from traditional Smoky Mountain Music. Believe it or not, the live playing of string instruments accompanied by impressive vocals to provide visitors with the unique experience of becoming engulfed in the pure Eastern Tennessee culture is also included in your free admission! Not only do the sights and sounds at the festival draw in the enormous crowds every year, but the mouth-watering smells and exquisite tastes authentic to the Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge area are guaranteed to perfectly combine and send visitors of the festival on a wonderful sensory overload that will leave them wanting to come back for more! The variety of vendors that the festival has to offer goes beyond the demonstrations and artwork pieces put on display by the artists, as food vendors from the surrounding Smoky Mountain area fire up their grills or turn on their fryers to give your taste buds the ultimate Tennessee experience.

The next time you’re planning an unforgettable vacation with us at Cabins For You in the beautiful Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge Area, be sure to check out when the Gatlinburg Fine Arts Festival is scheduled so you can plan accordingly! For visitors of any age looking to spend time outside and take in the clean Eastern Tennessee air- this is an incredible way to do it. The Smoky Mountains provide the perfect backdrop to not only your next vacation with Cabins For You, but also the Gatlinburg Fine Arts Festival where the food and sounds are awesome, and artists can be seen exhibiting their works at a prestigious level- all free of charge! To find out more about the Gatlinburg Fine Arts Festival such as artist information, festival location, or the next scheduled weekend for this event, visit or like their Facebook page to discover what you’ve been missing out on for nearly a decade!