Townsend Founder’s Day Festival
Details will be posted soon, so check back!
Fourth of July Celebration and Fireworks
Celebrate the Fourth of July with a fun-filled day of great music, drinks, food & fun!
Join us at the Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro for a specialty offering that celebrates our great country and the authentic culture of Appalachia. Following dinner, be sure to catch the marvelous fireworks show at the Highland Manor Inn and Conference Center.
The Bicycle Bash
The Bash is Back! Join us on Saturday, September 15 for the Dancing Bear Bicycle Bash, benefiting Bike Elf! This amazing organization provides bicycles to children and young adults in East Tennessee who earn them through participation in programs with partner organizations and schools.
Women's Wellness Weekend
Join Allison Foster for a weekend of renewal, self-discovery and rest. We will honor the journey of our lives with nourishing yoga, delicious food, beautiful accommodations, and the Great Smoky Mountains. We will also provide options for massage, hiking, biking, floating down the Little River, touring the Tuckaleechee Caverns, or just relaxing in a hammock with a good book. The best part is that EVERYTHING is completely optional. This is your time!
Cass Wine Dinner Event
Meet Cass Vineyard & Wine owner Ted Plemons. Enjoy small bites and cocktails during a meet and greet with Ted before enjoying an incredible 5 course dinner prepared by Dancing Bear’s own Chef Shelley Cooper. Featuring the incredible wine pairings of Cass Vineyard & Winery, this is one wine dinner not to be missed!
On Thursday, November 22nd the Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro will be open for expanded dining hours to give thanks and feast upon a delicious, bountiful meal that Chef Shelley Cooper has thoughtfully planned for Thanksgiving Day.
The Dueling Vines Treasury Wine Dinner
Dancing Bear Lodge Presents the Treasury Wine Dinner. Join us on Saturday December 15th for the Treasury Wines "Dueling Vines" Five course dinner with double wine pairing for each course!
Christmas Eve Dinner
Join us for dinner at Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro on Christmas Eve! Executive Chef Shelley Cooper specialty menu include four incredible course, each with their own wine pairing.
New Year's Eve
Ring in the New Year with a delicious dinner at Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro! Executive Chef Shelley Cooper creates an incredible menu for the evening, including 5 amazing courses!