Thanksgiving Activities in Gatlinburg, TN

Sometimes you just want to get away for Thanksgiving Day. Sure, it can be wonderful to invite the entire family over, spend a week beforehand cleaning up the house, preparing massive amounts of food, and opening the door to all your loved ones for a warm weekend of fun. If you were the ones to host last year, or even if you weren’t, you can always plan an alternative holiday away that is just as much fun, if not a little more relaxing, amidst the natural beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains.

There are tons of options for Thanksgiving weekend in Gatlinburg, TN. When you just want the most relaxing three to four days of bliss that you can imagine, pack up your car, stock up on the essentials, and choose a luxury cabin rental that is certain to knock your socks off. Imagine a roaring fireplace, rocking chairs out on the porch, a gas grill overlooking the mountains, flat-screen TVs, a hot tub, a home theater….we could keep going, but we think that you probably get the idea.

Of course you can always take a few hours away from one of our Gatlinburg Cabins to explore downtown Gatlinburg, go for a stroll along the Parkway, do a little Christmas shopping, and eat to your heart’s delights. With dozens of delicious restaurants in downtown Gatlinburg alone, you are never far away from a warm, belly-pleasing meal.

What is nearly synonymous with Thanksgiving? Football! Join in the fun of a local tradition by visiting Mills Park for the Gatlinburg Thanksgiving Bowl. It is three days of fun and fitness where local high schools meet to battle to the end for the championship. Cheer on the youngsters even if your own aren’t playing!

Still looking for a luxury cabin rental for Thanksgiving ? Give us a call today or send us an email about availabilities. We look forward to spending the holidays with you!