Gatlinburg Attractions - "Things To Do" In Gatlinburg
Go kart racing at a whole new level!
The next time you and your family visit the Great Smokey Mountains you should really add this to your list of "things to do". Featuring two concrete tracks and the fastest go karts around, Xtreme Racing Center of Pigeon Forge will get everyone's heart pumping! This 3 million dollar complex also offers visitors a chance to win some very nice prizes in their 4,000 sq. ft. arcade. Located between traffic lights 5 & 6 in Pigeon Forge.
The ONLY Adventure Park offering a complete zip line tour and horseback riding too!
Don't miss out on the newest rage in family fun and take your family or group to the place TripAdvisor.com ranks very high when it comes to attractions! Adventure Park at Five Oaks will leave you breathless with it's thrilling zip lines and miles of beautiful trails to see the Smokies on horseback!
This is the 50th anniversary for this popular Gatlinburg attraction!
Starting in 1961, Ober Gatlinburg opened as the "Gatlinburg Ski Resort" and gave visitors to the area a chance to experience Alpine skiing. Since that time it has evolved into a year-round resort offering shops, restaurants, ice-skating and more. Drive up the mountain or take the tram but one way or the other, spend some time discovering Ober!
Fannies fantastic food & family fun!
The smells and sounds of a county fair fill the air at Fannies! Corn dogs, sausages smothered in peppers and onions and lottsa' goodies to choose from will satisfy the hungry tourist in you and the games will make even grandpa feel like a kid again! Step inside Fannie Farkles for fun, food and fabulous prizes!
Good eats & Rock and Roll at the HardRock Gatlinburg!
The Hard Rock Cafe is the perfect place rock out on some munchies and some sounds! The atmosphere lends itself nicely to all the senses especially the taste buds and ear drums while the memorabilia pleases the eyes!
The Gatlinburg Aquarium "See the Sea"!
Tennessee is home to the top 2 aquariums in the U.S.A. and Gatlinburg can claim to have the number 1 spot in this category! This exceptional exhibit holds over 10,000 sea dwellers that seem to be content in their 1.4 million gallon home and you'll like it as well!
A lot of folks visit Ripley's assorted attractions!
When looking for "things to do in Gatliburg" you will find plenty to do at Ripley's! Choose from the Mirror Maze, Haunted Adventure, Moving Theater and more! It's impossible to miss a Ripley's location in Gatlinburg, believe it or not!
FOUR Exciting tracks including a kiddie track for the tots!
Just a few miles down the Spur, right outside of Gatlinburg you will find one of the hottest family fun, places around! Speedzone has everything your family wants when it comes to racing go karts and a kiddie track to make sure the little ones don't get left out of the action!
See the "General Lee" Dodge Charger and so many other cars of the stars!
An awesome collection of original autos from popular movies and TV shows can be found at "Hollywood Star Cars" in Gatlinburg. Take a trip back in time as you walk through one of the most unusual museums in America!
There was a time you could only see moonshine being made in the woods!
If you're looking for something maybe you haven't seen on previous Gatlinburg vacations give this place a try. This distillery is free to visit and will give all a glimpse into the world of moonshinin'!
You've never seen Gatlinburg like this before!
Rising 400 feet above the city of Gatlinburg, this attraction sticks out among the rest for sure! A great way to see the area with it's 360 degree observation deck and be sure you pick up a souvenir or two. Look real hard and you might find one with "Gatlinburg" etched right in it ;)
Gatlinburg Ghost-Walks and Ghost-Tours invites you to explore the paranormal!
This family friendly tour gives you and your loved ones the thrilling opportunity to explore the paranormal and more. If you are fascinated by ghosts this is tour you won't want to miss!
Join in the fun and visit Jon Dee's comedy show called Htpnotized!
Go get in on the fun at this truly unique show! Jon Dee will take his 20 years of experience entertaining crowds and guarantees to make you laugh and leave your worries behind!
Lovers of the Arts & Crafts must visit this community!
It's an eight mile loop that will give you an opportunity to watch amazing artisans do their thing! Established in 1937, this wonderful little community designated a Tennessee "Heritage Arts & Crafts Trail" is the perfect place to pick up a totally unique item to treasure for a lifetime! .
Cooter's Place invites you to the Gatlinburg version of Hazzard County!
This famous Hollywood Star Ben "Cooter" Jones has the place for you! Take a trip to the past and visit one of the most popular shows to ever appear on TV "The Dukes of Hazzard" right in downtown Gatlinburg!
The city itself is a Gatlinburg attraction!
Quietly sitting at the foot of the Smokies, the city of Gatlinburg has done a great job of functioning as a host to so many visitors each year! With sidewalks flanking the roads and businesses, families can leave their cars at the hotels and see almost everything. Window shopping while strolling along, as the occasional sweet smell of caramel corn and fudge floats by, it's easy to get lost in it all and leave your worries behind.