In October, the Gatlinburg – Pigeon Forge locals and visitors will want to go to the Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair from the 7th through the 23rd to see the literally hundreds of pieces of art, featuring the work of artisans and magnificent craftsmen. They’ll be showcasing the autumn season with scenes of the Smoky Mountains and colorful trees around them. The annual fair is in for its 35th year and is sure to further demonstrate the skills of artists around the area, featuring award-winning work. While you breathe in the cool, fall air and enjoy the newfound artistic arena, you can stay in one of the hotels nearby, either in Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge.
If you decide to stay for a while, you can stop at a few other artistic areas, such as the Magic Beyond Belief show, which demonstrates the skills of the classy magician Terry Evanswood. He’ll make some of the most difficult tricks in the business seem simple, and he has a multitude of animals incorporated into the show as well such as Klondike the Wonder Dog and a rare 400-pound white tiger. The show lasts around two hours and it uses high quality sound and lights to accompany it.
The area is home to several play performances as well such as The Miracle: Bible Stories Brought To Life which is enveloped with over 100 singers, choreographed dancers, trained technicians and skilled actors. Sit it awe as the play unfolds and tells the story of Jesus Christ his birth to death to his final resurrection. The heart-wrenching story is great for couples and families alike, and it features all kinds of powerful effects in the production.
Take a fall break in the Gatlinburg – Pigeon Forge area to fully complete your relaxing experience. The area has entertainment, shopping and dining opportunities to start the new season right.