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Top 5 October 2022 Events in the Tennessee Smokies

Here are our top five events happening in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville during October.

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Mark Your Calendar for these October Events in the Tennessee Smokies

The month of October is full of fun and exciting events all across the Tennessee Smokies, from Sevierville to Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. Whether you’re searching for family-friendly events, food and drink events, live music or free festivals, you’ll have plenty of options to choose. Be sure to pick up the Tennessee Smokies Visitors Guide for even more events throughout the year.

Top 5 October 2022 Events in the Tennessee Smokies

Here are our top five events happening in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville during October.

Oct. 1-2: Fall Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament

Come join in for two exciting days of fishing during the Fall Smoky Mountain Trout Tournament. Children and adults can enter and hope to win cash prizes! A valid fishing license is required.

Oct. 1-29: Harvest Festival

For fall fun in Gatlinburg, don’t miss the Harvest Festival. As the leaves change in the Smoky Mountains, Dollywood will transform into an autumnal dream. Once the sun goes down, the park lights up with an even larger Great Pumpkin LumiNights experience.

Click here to read more about the Harvest Festival

Oct. 13-30: Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair

Don’t miss the fall edition of the Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair. Held at the Gatlinburg Convention Center, this event brings over 200 booths featuring one-of-a-kind handmade products. These skilled artisans will demonstrate their talents to attendees. Kids can enjoy the do-it-yourself crafts.

Oct. 14-16: Wears Valley Fall Fest

Wears Valley Fall fest presented by Keep Sevier Beautiful is a must do event! Celebrate the Smoky Mountains and the beautiful fall colors, crafters, entertainers, activities and more. Three days of family crafts, food, entertainment and kids activities.

Until Oct. 30: OktOBERfest

Celebrate a Bavarian Oktoberfest right in Gatlinburg at Ober Gatlinburg’s OktOBERfest. Through the month of October, the mountain amusement park will have plenty of activities for all ages as Ober Gatlinburg celebrates the traditions of the original Oktoberfest in Germany. Enjoy traditional German food, an outdoor bier garden, costumes, live entertainment and much more.

Click here to read more about OktOBERfest at Ober Gatlinburg.