Monday, April 28, 2014
One of man's greatest desires is to fly - to leave Mother Earth and rise into the sky with the grace of a bird. Now you can do it at the Flyaway Indoor Skydiving attraction on the Parkway in Pigeon Forge, TN.
Classes and Flying takes place every half-hour during business hours. Certain height and weight guidelines apply and participants need to be in good physical shape with no previous back or shoulder problems.
Young people under 18 must be accompanied in the class by a parent or guardian at least 21 years old. Small children must weigh at least 40 pounds and be mature enough to pay attention to the instructor and follow all instructions.
attractions in the Smokies and is located at 3106 Parkway, Traffic Light 5 in Pigeon Forge, TN.Ffor more information please go to www.flyawayindoorskydiving.com.
For coupons and information on things to do and more attractions in the Smokies go to www.bestreadguidesmokymountains.com.
Friday, April 25, 2014
If you are looking for exciting outdoor activities you can go to Outdoor Adventures in Sevierville, TN, to get tickets for over 16 fun and exciting activities.
Outdoor Adventures is located on the Parkway - the main road coming into the Smoky Mountains - and you can ride Monster Trucks at the site as well as purchase tickets for the outdoor adventures.
The adventures include Helicopter Rides, Monster Truck Rides, Ziplines, Skydiving, ATV Rides, Horseback Rides, Whitewater Rafting, Hot Air Balloon Rides, Parrot Mountain, Safari Park, Ghost Walk, Tubing, Jet Boats & Sky Bridge, Fishing and the Alpine Slide in Pigeon Forge.
Sevier County Choppers is also part of the group so you can book any number of helicopter tours of the Smokies, Douglas Lake, The Lazy Cricket Estate and the surrounding area.
So for an all-in-one ticket experience stop by Outdoor Adventure on your way into the Smokies and enjoy your outdoor experiences in the Tennessee Smokies.
For more information go to www.truckrides.com and for coupons and information go to www.bestreadguidesmokymountains.com.
Monday, April 14, 2014
The event popped their hoods at the new location, the LeConte Center on Teaster Lane, and the parking lot was full of vendors and inside were more vendors and entertainment. But the stars of the show were the lovingly restored Detroit classics and the creatively re-designed car models presented by the owners, many who spent the day polishing their cars and eagerly answering questions.
The next Pigeon Forge Rod Run will be held in the same place in Pigeon Forge on September 11-13, 2014. For more information go to http://www.rodrun-pigeonforge.com/, and for information on the area go to www.bestreadguidesmokymountains.com.
After 31 years of Rod Runs in Pigeon Forge, MCS Promotions, the promoters of the Rod Runs are pulling up stakes at the old location and moving the Pigeon Forge Rod Run across the creek to the Beautiful New LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge. The move in to the City of Pigeon Forge owned facility will add additional inside space as well as plenty of Free paved parking in the adjacent lot.
With over 100,000 SF of show space, the Pigeon Forge Rod Run will be able to accommodate more show cars as well as more vendors and additional entertainment.
Friday, April 4, 2014
Tunes & Tales begins in downtown Gatlinburg this Friday and Saturday nights. Tunes & Tales is a City of Gatlinburg sponsored event that features storytellers, musical performers, artisans and cloggers giving the visitor a street full of Appalachian culture. The event goes nightly beginning on June 13th.
|The Dulcimer Guys|
|Back Porch Cloggers|
Well, the Back Porch Cloggers will not only be demonstrating the dance, but they will be teaching folks some of the steps.
There will be woodworking, quilting and spinning demonstrations and you can play a spoon, washboard, saw or washtub in a 'Jug Band'. Try doing that in New Yark City!
You will find performances from 5-10pm during the spring, then 6-11pm during the summer. You will find the activities up and down the Parkway in Gatlinburg and you will hear mountain style renditions of traditional bluegrass, country, Gospel and folk music.
For more information you can contact the Gatlinburg Department of Tourism at 865-436-2392 or click www.bestreadguidesmokymountains.com for coupons and information.