New Year's Eve in the Smoky Mountains

Where Should You Celebrate New Year’s Eve in the Smoky Mountains?

It’s hard to believe that it’s almost time to wave goodbye to 2020. It seems like only yesterday we were crossing off our New Year’s resolutions and celebrating the end of 2019. However, it is not the time to sit back and wonder where the past has gone. Instead, it is time to look forward to all the many exciting ways that you and your family can celebrate the coming of a new year in the Smoky Mountains.

For a list of our favorite places to experience a Smoky Mountains New Year’s Eve, read below!

In Downtown Gatlinburg

The New Year’s Eve ball drop and fireworks show in downtown Gatlinburg has been a long-time favorite for both visitors and locals in the area. In fact, downtown Gatlinburg has helped families ring in the new year for nearly three decades with this special event.

New Year's eve in downtown GatlinburgIf you have never been to the New Year’s Eve celebration in downtown Gatlinburg, you are in for a real treat. There is a ton of party favors that really set the tone of excitement. Not to mention, the fireworks show is specially choreographed to music to make this a truly thrilling event.

At a Pigeon Forge Show

It’s no secret that there are a ton of exciting shows in Pigeon Forge that families can enjoy during their visit. That being said, New  Year’s Eve won’t be any different. In fact, there are even a few shows in the area that will have a special New Year’s Eve themed show for guests to enjoy. These theaters include:

  • Country Tonite Theatre in Pigeon Forge
    • Join the cast of the most-popular show in the Smoky Mountains as they ring in the new year with a festive ball drop and sparkling toast. Following the show, guests will have a chance to mingle with their favorite cast members as they countdown to 2019.
    • Show begins at 9:45 p.m.
    • Tickets can be purchased online.

In a Smoky Mountain Cabin

champagne toast for New Year's Eve in the Smoky MountainsLast, but definitely not least, one of the best places you and your family can celebrate New Year’s Eve in the Smoky Mountains is inside one of the spacious Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg cabin rentals. Not only do these cabins offer everything you need to a festive holiday celebration, but they also will give you a peaceful place to retreat to after a fun-filled day exploring the Smokies.

For more information on our cabin rentals or any of the other New Year’s Eve venues we mentioned, feel free to contact us today! One of our reservation specialists will be more than happy to answer any and all questions you may have.