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Upcoming Events

Gallica Wine Dinner & Star Party

Gallica Wine Dinner & Star Party

January 23rd, 2020 from 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM

On January 23, 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!


Townsend TN upcoming events: Valentines Dinner at Our Townsend TN Restaurant

Valentine’s Dinner at Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro

February 13th, 2020 - February 17th, 2020

Make your sweetheart swoon over our four-course limited menu this Valentine's Day. The Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro's 2020 Valentine's Menu is available Wednesday, February 13th - Sunday, February 17th during normal dinner reservations. 

Townsend TN upcoming events: Spring Break Special at Our Townsend TN Hotel

Spring Break Special at Dancing Bear Lodge

March 7th, 2020 - March 31st, 2020

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.


Townsend TN upcoming events: Saint Patricks Day Dinner at Our Townsend TN Restaurant

St. Patrick’s Day Dinner

March 17th, 2020 - March 19th, 2020

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.

Easter Sunrise Service at Smoky Mountain Resort &  Events Center Lawn

Sunrise Service

April 12th, 2020 from 7:00 AM - 7:45 AM

Join us Easter Sunday for our Sunrise Service on the event lawn. 

Local Baptist Minister Will Barton will be performing the Sunrise Service for the fifth year in a row! We are excited to enjoy music by KimZ Entertainment and Mary Gamboa.


Townsend TN upcoming events: Easter Brunch

Easter Sunday Brunch

April 12th, 2020 from 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Join us for Easter Brunch, and select from a fixed four course menu. Children's menu for 10 and under will be offered as well. 

Townsend TN Mother's Day Special: Mother’s Day Brunch

Mother’s Day Brunch

May 10th, 2020 from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Treat Mom this Mother's Day to a Specialty Brunch offering at the Dancing Bear Appalachian Bistro. Enjoy a four course fixed menu, offering a selection of your favorite Brunch classics with an Appalachian Bistro flare. 

Townsend TN upcoming events: Celebration of Fireflies

Celebration of Fireflies

June 7th, 2020 - June 9th, 2020

The synchronized lightning bugs are one of the more unique adventures in the world! Join us along with the Smoky Mountain Guides for a once in a lifetime GSM Firefly experience! Private shuttle takes guests to the Spence cabin in Elkmont, dinner and drinks and firefly conversation included!

Vittles and Fiddles Weekend

Vittles and Fiddles Weekend

July 31st, 2020 - August 2nd, 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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