September 2016 Things to Do
Smoky Mountains events and activities during September 2016 throughout Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville and Townsend TN. Book your Ridgecrest Cabin and enjoy this month of fun things to do!
1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Joe The Show – TGI Friday’s in Sevierville brings live music to the patio every Thursday evening from 10 p.m.-1 a.m.
Live Entertainment at Crystelle Creek – Hear some of the best live entertainment in Gatlinburg as singers and songwriters perform in the main dining and bar areas at Crystelle Creek Restaurant & Grill. (Separate dining area set aside just for those that prefer to dine without entertainment.) View the weekly entertainment schedule.
Fall Concert Series – The Great Smoky Mountain Heritage Center presents Steve Kaufman in concert at 7 p.m. Take your own lawn chair to kick back and enjoy. Food and beverages available for purchase; no coolers allowed. Concert is free for members and children 5 and under, $8 for others.
Mike Mains and The Branches – Beginning at 7 p.m. on the Sugarlands Spirit Stage, hear this unique sounds of indie rock. The show is free and runs 7-10 p.m.
2-5, 9-18, 23-24, 30
Live Entertainment at Margaritaville – Every night this month, you’ll find great live entertainment at Margaritaville restaurant at the Pigeon Forge Island. Music begins at 8 p.m. Call (865) 210-8530 for July entertainment and restaurant hours.
Tim Easton – Beginning at 7 p.m. on the Sugarlands Spirit Stage, you’ll hear American Folk music during this free outdoor concert running 7-10 p.m.
Rock the Smokies at Dollywood – Christian Music Festival offers a rockin’ worship experience. Ticket in addition to regular Dollywood admission required. http://www.dollywood.com/themepark/Festivals/RockTheSmokies
3, 10, 17, 24
Gatlinburg Farmers Market – If you love fresh and love to shop local, head out to our local farmer’s market for the good stuff! Market is in the Gatlinburg Arts & Crafts Community at the Covered Bridge on Glades Road. Open every Saturday 8:30 a.m. – Noon now through October 8.
Paleface – Beginning at 7 p.m. on the Sugarlands Spirit Stage, hear Indie-folk music live. The free outdoor concert runs 7-10 p.m.
7, 14, 21, 28
Karaoke – Every Wednesday afternoon at Three Jimmy’s Family Restaurant, beginning at 12:30 p.m., you’re invited to step up to the stage or sit back and sing along with those that do. Call ahead to verify dates and times at 865.325.1210
Shades of the Past Rod Run – Cool oldies appear for the 33rd Annual Shades of the Past Pigeon Forge car show at Dollywood’s Splash Country. Visit online for all the details.
Pigeon Forge Fall Rod Run – The most anticipated Pigeon Forge car show of the year! Head to LeConte Convention Center to see tons of your favorite hot rods indoors and out.
Fall Concert Series – The Great Smoky Mountain Heritage Center presents Wild Blue Yonder in concert at 7 p.m. Take your own lawn chair to kick back and enjoy. Food and beverages available for purchase; no coolers allowed. Concert is free for members and children 5 and under, $8 for others.
Jonah Tolchin – Beginning at 7 p.m. on the Sugarlands Spirit Stage, Jonah Tolchin performs folk music. The show is free and runs 7-10 p.m.
Fall Harvest at The Island – Enjoy a ride on the Smoky Mountain Wheel and all your Island favorites along with a spectacular array of fall decor.
B.B. Palmer – Beginning at 7 p.m. on the Sugarlands Spirit Stage, discover the sounds of traditional country, honky-tonk music. The show is free and runs 7-10 p.m.
Oktoberfest at Ober Gatlinburg – Celebrate Bavarian style during the 7th Annual Oktoberfest with great food, music and bier. The Bavarian Fun Makers Band return in their authentic costumes to perform traditional music and folk dances, and Season of Ober restaurant will switch to a full Bavarian food menu.
13th Annual Old Mill Heritage Day – From 10 a.m.-6 p.m., you’ll want to gather in Old Mill Square for hours of free fun. In addition to great food and live entertainment, there will be a petting zoo, old tractors, a crafts tent, Farmer’s market and Pumpkin painting. This is a wonderful event for kids and adults alike.
National Southern Gospel & Harvest Celebration – Dollywood keeps our spirits lifted during this annual Gospel music festival and fall celebration with excellent music and fall-themed crafts, food and fun. http://www.dollywood.com/themepark/Festivals/National-Southern-Gospel-Harvest-Celebration
We hope you enjoy these September events and have a fantastic time during your vacation at Ridgecrest Mountain Cabins!