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With so much to see and do in The Smokies – we thought it would be helpful to create this little January round-up of upcoming local events throughout Sevierville, Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg! For a complete events calendar, check out our events calendar page. Want to add your event to the list – contact us here!
Light the Way 5k
Walk, run, dance or prance through the Dollywood holiday lights during Light the Way 5k. Register now, as the number of entrants will be capped at 2021. Strollers and pets will not be permitted in the race. Come out and help support Keep Sevierville Beautiful and Share it Forward. Safety will be a priority, and if the coronavirus worsens, the race could be cancelled, so keep an eye on the website for more information.
Where: Dollywood Theme Park
Date: Sunday, Jan. 3, 2021
When: 6 pm (registration is $50)
Free Music at Ole Red Gatlinburg
Country fans already know this place gets its name from superstar Blake Shelton’s breakout hit, “Ol’ Red”, and Blake knows a thing or two about spotting country’s next rising stars. Here, at the only live music spot in Gatlinburg with talent hand-picked by a Nashville team and showcasing the best coming out of Music City, you never know who will take the stage every Friday and Saturday night! January artists have not yet been announced. Check the website for the updates.
Where: Ole Red Gatlinburg
Date: Month of January
When: 5-10 pm, Friday & Saturday nights (see website for details)
Free Music at Puckett’s
Puckett’s is a restaurant and music venue that embodies true Tennessee culture through it’s signature comfort foods and featuring of talented area artists and musicians. Puckett’s Pigeon Forge features live music most Friday and Saturday nights starting at 7:30 pm. January artists have not yet been announced, follow the website for updates.
Where: Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant
Address: 2480 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Date: Month of January
When: Most Friday and Saturday Nights, 7:30 pm
Shadrack’s Christmas Lights Show
This is a drive-through light show, taking place from dusk until 10 pm nightly at the Smokies Stadium. Additional attractions are available, including photos with Santa, a petting zoo, pony rides, inflatables and food vendors. Tickets available via the website, follow for updates and more information.
Where: Smokies Stadium
Address: 3540 Line Dr, Kodak, TN 37764
Date: Now thru Jan. 5, 2021
When: 6-10 pm ET nightly, tickets available soon
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