2023 is the year to stop spending your holidays stuck at home and instead show the family something new. Easter Weekend is the perfect time to start such as tradition by making your way to Gatlinburg. Our travel destination has plenty to offer with entertaining Easter and spring activities. Take a look at how you can spend your Gatlinburg Easter weekend with us this year:


Easter Sunrise Service

If you and your family would like to participate in an Easter service, you will find that Ober Gatlinburg will be hosting their annual Sunrise Service again this year. This Easter event is one of the most popular activities that weekend and starts early at 6:30 AM. Visitors will want to make their way up to Ober Gatlinburg by taking the free tram ride that starts at 5:00 AM. Guests can also drive up to Ober as well if they wish to skip out on the tram ride. The sunrise will hit Ober Gatlinburg right as the service begins making it a memorable experience. Make sure to stick around at Seasons of Ober Restaurant after the sunrise service for their Easter brunch that offers plenty of delicious food.


Easter Eggstravaganza

Another annual event that is popular here in Gatlinburg is Easter Eggstravaganza hosted by Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies. There is nothing better than the pairing of an Easter egg hunt with a vibrant aquarium. This event takes place on the Friday before Easter from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Activities that are included are games, arts and crafts, and even pictures with the Easter Bunny. A free scavenger hunt will take place at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies all weekend too in case you miss the big event.


Great Smoky Easter Arts & Crafts Show

Last but not least is the Great Smoky Easter Arts & Crafts Show here in Gatlinburg. This annual event will return from April 5th through the 8th for an incredible time. Local and national vendors will have their unique handcrafted gifts for sale allowing you to find the perfect gift for your trip. Don’t miss out on a Gatlinburg tradition.


Reserve Your Stay for Easter Today

Get ready for an incredible Gatlinburg Easter weekend this year. Our vacation rentals are sure to keep you comfortable so you can stay focused on the exciting activities in the area.