Discover Things To Do in Townsend TN
Your Basecamp for Smoky Mountain Adventures
If you’re planning a vacation to Townsend, you’re probably going to visit the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. We are your base camp for exploring this spectacular corner of the world…
Your Locals Guide to Townsend TN
We’re proud to be a part of this charming Southern town, so rich in history and scenic beauty. We won’t blame you if you spend most of your time nestled in your rustic Dancing Bear cabin, but we do have a few suggestions if you feel like venturing out and meeting some of our neighbors…
Adventures to Discover
With flowing waters and rolling hills, Townsend is rich with possibilities to soothe your soul or fire up your adrenaline. There are many things to do in Townsend TN. Whether your idea of fun is relaxing on the Little River in an inner tube or soaring above the treetops on a zip line, adventure awaits…
Calendar of Events
Planning Your Trip to Dancing Bear
If you truly want to get the most out of your vacation, consult our calendar of local events to get a taste of what’s happening in the area and then make your trip to Dancing Bear happen.
Gallica Wine Dinner & Star Party
On February 27, 2020 Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro and the Smoky Mountain Astronomical Society go hand-in-hand for an incredible night of Appalachian cuisine, Gallica Vineyards Wine pairings, and an Incredible Star Viewing Party!
Spring Break Special at Dancing Bear Lodge
Complimentary dessert certificate to use at Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro during your stay.
Complimentary trail map of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Complimentary certificate for a pound of Apple Valley’s locally roasted coffee.
St. Patrick’s Day Dinner
Join us for the most fun and delightfully Irish dining experience of your life. Featuring Irish classics cooked to perfection, you'll think you've arrived at the Emerald Isle itself.
Our specialty Irish menu is available in honor of St. Patrick between March 17th - 19th through normal dinner reservations and is available for $45/pp plus tax & gratuity.
Add on the Optional Drink Pairing for $20/pp to enjoy a Angry Redhead, Red Ale pairing for your First Course selection. End your St. Patrick's Day experience with an Artisan Hot Chocolate & Irish Cream... that will leave you kissin' the Blarney Stone.