Who says value can’t be fun? Sevierville, Tennessee
Located in the foothills of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Sevierville is a value destination within a day’s drive of over half the nation’s population. Dolly Parton’s hometown, Sevierville is surrounded by natural wonders like the Great Smoky Mountains (America’s most visited national park which is also free to enter and enjoy), jaw-dropping shows, family-friendly attractions, unique museums and world-class outlet shopping. There is so much to do, it’s no wonder folks say Sevierville is Where Smoky Mountain Fun Begins!
Soul of Shaolin, Sevierville’s newest show, is a moving love story and Kung Fu extravaganza straight from Broadway where it earned a 2009 Tony nomination. Its sister show, Cirque de Chine, features China’s top acrobatic troupe performing amazing feats of skill, strength and contortion in a two-hour show that is appropriate for all ages. Get tickets to either show for under $30 each.
After the show, race to NASCAR SpeedPark where eight tracks, an arcade and carnival style rides offer something for everyone. Purchase an unlimited ride wristband for $32.99 for those with a need for speed. Or check out a ballgame at Tennessee Smokies Stadium where the team is an AA Minor League affiliate of the Chicago Cubs. Tickets are under $10 for everyone.
Looking for something a little wilder? Check out Rainforest Adventures for under $12 per ticket. Lemurs, exotic birds, reptiles, kangaroos and more populate this educational attraction where zoo keepers are actively involved in breeding and rescue programs and are committed to sharing the facts about these unique creatures. For even more fun, take to the sky with a trip to the Tennessee Museum of Aviation (tickets under $13) where you can see airworthy warbird aircraft, memorabilia and historical aviation artifacts, like the Jimmy Doolittle Medal of Honor, presented in a patriotic atmosphere. If you really want a bird’s eye view, elevate your trip to the Smokies with a flight above it all at Scenic Helicopter Tours. Helicopter rides start as low as $10 per person for a quick trip and go up to $250 for a grand tour of the Great Smoky Mountains.
Sevierville is a shopper’s delight. You don’t have to hunt hard to find great savings at Tanger Five Oaks Outlet Center, the largest authentic outlet mall in Tennessee. With over 100 name-brand outlet stores from Coach and Polo Ralph Lauren to Old Navy, you’ll capture plenty of great deals. Then shop the Governor’s Crossing complex with over 30 stores, restaurants, attractions and lodging facilities.
More and more people are discovering that Sevierville is the place to stay in the Smoky Mountains every time you visit. With a convenient location, the newest hotels and attractions, great lodging rates and a newly implemented public transit system, staying in Sevierville is more convenient than ever. From amazing water park resorts like Wilderness at the Smokies to luxury log cabin resorts, elegant hotels and affordable motels, visitors will find a variety of lodging options at very reasonable rates.
With so much to do and so many memories to make, enjoy a value vacation in Sevierville—Where Smoky Mountain Fun Begins!
For more information about visiting Sevierville, please contact the Sevierville Chamber of Commerce:
1-888-SEVIERVILLE (738-4378) www.VisitSevierville.com