Want to join in on the fun? It begins November 5 through February 28. People of all ages can be entranced at the traditional mountain scenes, the colorful and magnificent winter displays, the playful teddy bears and other familiar, muchloved displays both downtown and along Hwy.321 which has been makingGatlinburg a must see destination for generations and everyone always enjoysthemselves regardless of age.
Across from the Parkway is the River Road, which will feature a magicaltouch along the popular Riverwalk area, the romantic arched walkway willbe enhanced by a pair of eloquent 40 foot swans and several ornate floralso the mood will be set for all ages.
Winter Magic Tunes & Tales will begin during the holiday season, whereeveryone can meet characters and storytellers and enjoy the carolingand all the entertainment along the Parkway weekend evenings.
There will be seven quartets of holiday carolers dressed in traditionalVictorian era costumes that will roam the streets of Gatlinburg on Friday and Saturday evenings from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. through December 20. Thecarolers will be bring holiday cheer throughout the city by horse drawn wagonsand carriages and sing acapella classics of the season.
While the magical Friday and Saturday nights of Winter Magic Tunes & Tales, Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus will be at the Riverbend mall so that all the childrencan meet Santa. Also Zeno the Gatlinburg Bear has decided to skip hibernationthis year to make an appearance and greet holiday visitors on the streets.
Friday nights on the Parkway they will have a Yule Log fireside sing-alongfor the whole family to get together and sing their favorite holiday season songs.