Fall in the Smokies 2023


Autumn is upon us and the Great Smoky Mountains are coming alive with color, charm, and festive events! We’ve curated a list of exciting events to make your fall season memorable.


Things to do in Sevierville, TN in October

  • Sevierville’s History and Haunts: Wander historic downtown Sevierville on October 19, from 6pm-8pm. Embrace family-friendly frights, historic walking tours, costume contests, and end the night with fireworks. Admission is free with nominal charges for some activities. 
  • Kyker Farms Adventure: Experience an authentic farm adventure from September 30-October 31 at Kyker Farms. Navigate corn mazes, relish hayrides, and indulge in fun activities. Kyker Farms is a testimony to nine generations of farming. Get ready to be “Kornfused”! 


Things to do in Gatlinburg, TN in October

  • Gatlinburg’s Winter Magic & Chili Cookoff: Kickoff the Winter Magic with mouth-watering chili recipes on November 9, 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Relish live entertainment with the tribute band, On The Border, echoing the legendary tunes of The Eagles. 
  • Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair: From October 5-22, explore 200+ booths of unique, handmade products. With a rich assortment of arts and crafts coupled with live music, this fair is a tribute to creativity and skill. 
  • Smoky Mountain Fall Festival at Ober Mountain: Starting September 29 through October 28, celebrate the season atop Ober Mountain. Enjoy concerts, delicious food, hay games, movie nights under the stars, and the Giant Pumpkin Festival. 
  • Boo Bash at Gatlinburg SkyPark: From October 1-31, enjoy the best view of the fall foliage at Gatlinburg SkyPark. This family-friendly Halloween Boo Bash offers an unmatched Smoky Mountain experience in the heart of Gatlinburg. 


Experience the Vibrant Colors the Fall Foliage of Gatlinburg Provides From the Comfort of Your Home

The vibrant hues of autumn in Gatlinburg are a sight to behold, painting a vivid tapestry across the Smoky Mountains!

While being there in person is an unparalleled experience, we understand that not everyone can make the trip. That’s where the live webcams come in! Offering real-time views of the breathtaking fall foliage, Gatlinburg’s webcams bring the splendor of the season right to your screens.

Whether you’re planning your trip and want a sneak peek or simply wish to indulge in the scenic beauty from afar, these cameras provide a captivating window into the heart of the Smoky Mountain fall.

Tune in here and enjoy the fall foliage in the Smokies! 


Did you know the staff at the Leconte Lodge shares a photo everyday?!

They post a daily blog featuring photos daily! Such a good way to experience the Smokies even when you can’t be here!