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Great Smoky Mountain Hot Air Balloon Festival

Great Smoky Mountain Hot Air Balloon Festival

Date August 21, 2021Venue Townsend Visitor Center Location 7906 E Lamar Alexander Parkway Townsend, TN 37882 United States

The Great Smoky Mountain Hot Air Balloon festival returns in 2021! Join us for a summertime spectacle, when several professional balloonist light up the evening sky with a beautiful balloon glow. The sky will be filled with a spectrum of color like never before, against a backdrop of a breathtaking Tennessee sunset.

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Carbon Leaf Live Concert

Carbon Leaf Live Concert

Date April 15, 2021Time 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

With a career spanning 27 years, 20 Albums & 3,000+ Live Shows this Virginia quintet’s well-hewn live show and musical style drift in and out of Americana, bluegrass, rock, folk, Celtic & pop and is coming to the Dancing Bear Lodge Event Lawn!

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Easter Brunch

Easter Brunch

Date April 4, 2021

Join us this Easter for a delicious brunch featuring Appalachian inspired food and cocktails curated for the holiday. Your Sunday best isn’t required for this Easter Brunch - come as you are and let us handle your Easter meal this year.

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St. Patrick’s Day Dinner

St. Patrick’s Day Dinner

Date March 17, 2021

We are excited to announce our annual St. Patrick’s Day Dinner at the Bistro! Searching for the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow? Look no further - our St. Patrick’s Day Dinner is true gold! Enjoy an evening of Irish influenced Appalachian Cuisine and Music in our beautiful Smoky Mountain setting.

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