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Synchronous Firefly Viewing Dates Announced by GSMNP

Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials have announced the dates for synchronous firefly viewing in Elkmont. The ticketed event will take place from Thursday, June 7 through Thursday, June 14. This year, parking passes will be distributed via a lottery system administered through www.recreation.gov. Every year in late May or early June, thousands of visitors gather near the

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The Top Feeder States for Destination Weddings in the Great Smoky Mountains

The Smoky Mountain area is the number two wedding destination in the United States (after Las Vegas), and it’s easy to see why. The breathtaking mountain views make for an idealic romantic setting. There are literally hundreds of wedding venues in the Smokies, ranging from a rustic cabin at Cades Cove to locations that can

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