Ahhh, the season of fall in Sevierville is the most spectacular feeling. Visiting the Smoky Mountains truly broadens your perspective and gives you a comforting feel as you explore our quaint hometown and the always enchanting Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Fall brings so much beauty to the area. The trees supply vibrant colors of reds, yellows, oranges, and golds- Shades you never imagined before exist right here in the heart of the Smokies. The air is crisp and freeing; the sun even shines a little differently. You’ll never experience anything else quite like it!
With all that fall brings, the locals enhance the streets as well as every visitor’s experience. The Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival thrives throughout the entire month of October and features an abundance of excitement, such as inviting displays depicting the joy that fall brings. You’ll see homemade smiling scarecrows amidst a sea of orange pumpkins and towering corn husk bundles tied with beautiful bows. Friendly jack-o-lanterns may line the streets with brightly potted mums, hay stacks bound in twine, gourds, and multicolored Indian corn.
Venture off into Great Smoky Mountains National Park to capture the true meaning of fall. Foothills Parkway, Newfound Gap Road, and Cades Cove are among the best places to auto tour during this time of year. The wildlife will be active and easily visible due to the lightly fallen leaves. Campfire will fill the area leaving an aroma of hickory, cedar and oak in the air. Fall is such a peaceful and happy experience.
The fabulous fall events of the Smokies bring so much joy to the area. During September and October, you can be sure to find exciting events such as Rod Runs where classic cars line the streets creating a complete flashback. The cars are polished, reflecting the autumn colors as they drive through town. There will be Bluegrass Festivals and even a Harvest Decoration Contest held between all of the participating local businesses in town.
The annual Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival is always a great experience to be had for everyone at any age. The colors will paint the town with a cheery glow as you explore all the beauty that surrounds you. Visit Sevierville during the wonderful season of fall and take in all that the Harvest Festival has to offer you! Pack your bags, bring the camera and plan to have a memorable fall getaway in the Smokies. Plan your Sevierville vacation now!