Calendar of Events

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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Bacon at the Bear

Bacon at the Bear

Date August 1, 2020

Join us Saturday for the legendary 'Bacon at the Bear', featuring twelve of the best regional chefs cooking their own personal dishes to benefit New Hope Children’s Advocacy Center. Enjoy thirteen culinary stations, each incorporating Benton’s Bacon and a common theme steeped in the roots of Appalachia.

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Vittles and Fiddles Weekend

Vittles and Fiddles Weekend

Date July 31, 2020 - August 2, 2020

Experience the Cuisine, Community & Culture of Appalachia at this 3-day Event! Tickets will be available soon for all 3-days with weekend accommodations, or as daily passes for each event separately. We hope you'll join us to support this great cause and enjoy an amazing display of our culinary community!

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