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We're Building!

Carr's Northside Cottages & MotelAs we shared last, the permits have been approved and we’re starting on the new office and laundry building.  If Mother Nature will give us a little break and hold off the rain a bit, we’ll get to make some steady progress.  Believe us when we say we want an opening date just as much as you!!

“Until we meet again”.... In keeping with our hopes that you continue to have great vacations, we’re going to share some new and older (but updated!) suggestions for where to eat while you’re here.  We know that food plays a big part in quality family time and vacation splurges, and think you’ll enjoy these restaurants if you decide to give them a try.

Fox and Parrott British Pub

Fox & Parrot British Pub
Dine indoors & out in the Arts & Crafts Community.

Hungry Bear BBQ

In case you’re hungry as a bear, they’re close by!

Gatlinburg Steakhouses

Gatlinburg’s best places for a great steak and more.

Festival of Nations Performer Lineup

Dollywood Opens March 17

In Dollywood tradition, the 2018 season will kick off with Festival of Nations featuring much anticipated and admired music and entertainment from around the world.  This year’s line up includes:  Atahualpa, Invaders Steel Orchestra, National Dance Company of Siberia, The Flamenco Kings starring Los Vivancos, LadySmith Black Mambazo of South Africa, Ireland’s JigJam, Zebra Stelzentheater of Germany.  Visit Festival of Nations.

Plan Ahead for Fun

Plan Ahead Event Dates!

1:  Ober Easter Sunrise Service
7-8: Spring Trout Tournament
11-29:  Dollywood Spring Mix
13-14: Smoky Mountain Wine Weekend
19-21: Spring Rod Run
24-28: Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage

4: Music in the Mountains Parade
5: Shine and Dine on Bruce Street
11:  Sawyer Brown Concert

March Special Events

1-31:  World’s Largest LEGO Titanic Exhibit at Titanic Museum

2-3:  Corvette Expo - Gather at the Pigeon Forge Convention Center for 41 years of Corvette car show, swap me and cruise.

3-4: 13th Annual Pigeon Forge Chuck Wagon Cook-off – Clabough’s Campground invites you to The 2018 Pigeon Forge Chuck Wagon Cookoff. Cooks travel with their chuck wagons from near and far with their cast iron skillets and dutch ovens to cook for you just like they did in the 1800’s.

8-10:  Winter Carnival of Magic - A convention of the IBM Ring of Knoxville that offers lectures, a dealer’s room, a close up competition and a stage competition for magicians, and two evening shows for the public. Shows held at the Country Tonite Theatre in Pigeon Forge.

10:  Rocky Top Breakfast Wine Trail - Enjoy a ‘breakfast of champions’ pairing a selection of wines with breakfast foods. Event includes wine and food tastings at three wineries and a commemorative coffee mug.

16-June 6:  Smoky Mountain Springfest – Sevier County celebrates the blossoming of the Smokies with a seasonal celebration of outdoor activities, special events and craft shows that highlight the natural beauty and culture of the Smoky Mountains. Activities vary in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville.

17-31: Dollywood’s Festival of Nations - See, hear and taste global cultures as performers and vendors from across the world come to Pigeon Forge. Some of 2018 acts include performers from Germany, Spain, Siberia, South Africa and The Andes.

20-24:  24th Annual A Mountain Quiltfest – Fantastic annual event held at the LeConte Convention Center in Pigeon Forge. Quilting classes, vendors and quilt showcases. Come see the vendors marketplace and puruse fabulous creations entered into the quilt competition.  Held at the Pigeon Forge Events Center.

21-25:  Ponies in the Smokies - Unique Car Show featuring 55 years of Mustangs! Headquartered at the Sevierville Convention Center and featuring a Hard Rock Cafe kickoff party, “Shine Run,” Shine Run Party, car show and cruise in.

24:  Jimbo Whaley & Friends - Country Tonite Theatre presents local favorites playing bluegrass, country & gospel music.  865-453-2003

29-31:  Great Smoky Easter Arts & Crafts Show - Members of the Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community head to the downtown Gatlinburg Convention Center brings to show and sell their handmade products and gifts. Visit your favorite community artists all under one roof!

31:  8th Annual Breakfast or Brunch with the Easter Bunny – Dine with the Easter Bunny at Old Mill Pottery House Cafe.  Reservations are required and will be accepted beginning March 1.

31:  Easter Egg Hunt – The city of Pigeon Forge invites children ages 12 and under to hunt eggs at Patriot Park. Activities begin at 10 a.m.  865-429-7373

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Carr's Northside Cottages & Motel

Gatlinburg's Best Lodging Choices

421 Laurel Road W
Gatlinburg, TN 37738

(800) 370-5593

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