The beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains attracts many visitors each year. Visitors and residents alike enjoy incredible scenery, hiking, shopping and fine dining. Now everyone can also sample healthy local food at the Gatlinburg Farmers Market.
The Farmers Market focuses on fresh local food at fair prices, providing both visitors and residents in Sevier and Cocke counties with the best in homegrown and homemade food. Browse for such items as tasty organic blueberries, culinary herbs and flowers, delicious local honey, heirloom vegetables, farm fresh eggs and delicious baked goods and ice cream.
The Farmers Market can also be an entertainment venue, providing live music and games for children and adults at special events like Kids Day. Future market plans also include the creation of a community garden.
The Gatlinburg Farmers Market runs every Saturday morning from 8:30 to 11:30, from May 19, 2012 to October 13, 2012. It is located in the Alamo Steakhouse parking lot at 705 East Parkway.
Visitors should consider spending a leisurely Saturday morning at the market and a relaxing night at a Gatlinburg cabin rental or at one of the cabin rentals in Pigeon Forge with Auntie Belhams. Cabin rentals in Gatlinburg range in size from a cute couple cabin to a large family retreat. All have easy access to magnificent Great Smoky Mountain scenery.