Everyone is gearing up for another exciting summer season, especially after the difficulties of the last year. If you are looking for the perfect excuse to visit Gatlinburg, look no further than the 4th of July. This annual American holiday features a variety of exciting events and activities all across the Smoky Mountains. Take a look at the kinds of fun you can expect here during 4th of July in Gatlinburg


4th of July Midnight Parade 

Start your holiday celebrations early by participating in the 4th of July Midnight Parade right here in Gatlinburg. This event is one of the most well-known 4th of July events in the state. The fun starts off in downtown Gatlinburg, where the mile long parade will form and march across the city. The Midnight Parade will start exactly at midnight on the 4th of July and continue on until 1:00 AM. Expect to see some incredible displays created for our country’s birthday.  


4th of July Fireworks Finale 

Of course, no 4th of July celebration is ever complete without some fireworks to go along with it. Cap off your 4th of July festivities with the Fireworks Finale that takes place at 11:00 PM on July 4th. The dazzling displays will easily be seen from downtown Gatlinburg as they are launched from our Space Needle. This is another exciting event that brings in individuals from all over. The fireworks display will last for approximately one hour before coming to a close. Now the 4th of July 2021 celebration is shaping up to be one of our best yet in recent years. 


More Summer Activities

30th Annual Patriot Festival 

You can make the short drive to Pigeon Forge for their annual Patriot Festival taking place this 4th of July. The 30th annual Patriot Festival is scheduled to take place on July 3rd for a night of exciting music, games, and food. The event is completely free to the public to attend. Make sure to bring blankets and lawn chairs to relax as you take in the live music performances headlined by country singer Clint Black. This is an all-ages event, so make sure to bring the whole family to the 30th Annual Patriot festival! 


More Fun This Summer Season 

There is plenty of fun and excitement waiting for you here in Gatlinburg and the surrounding areas for the 4th of July. Book a stay in our cozy cabins today!