Category Archives: Things to Do in Gatlinburg

4 Amazing Attractions Within Walking Distance of Our Hotel in Downtown Gatlinburg TN

A father and son admiring fish at an aquarium.

Black Bear Inn & Suites prides itself on offering clean, comfortable, and spacious hotel rooms for an affordable price. We want our guests to have the best experience when they book a stay with us. One of the best benefits of staying in our hotel for your Smoky Mountain vacation is that you’ll be close

Top 4 Fall Festivals in Gatlinburg TN to Visit on Your Next Getaway

Pumpkin fall display

With fall just around the corner that means Gatlinburg is gearing up to host a number of fun fall events. Tons of visitors come to the Smokies to see the breathtaking fall foliage. They also come to enjoy the fall festivals in Gatlinburg TN. It’s a great way to bond with the local community while

4 of the Best Places for Gatlinburg Karaoke

Three women and one in the middle is singing karaoke.

You grab the microphone, pick out your favorite song, and prepare to sing your heart out. That’s what Gatlinburg karaoke is all about. Karaoke is a really great activity on vacation because it is fun and memorable. You don’t have to be a professional singer to enjoy a night of Gatlinburg karaoke. You’ll also create

Eagerly Anticipated Attraction Opens This Summer: Anakeesta in Gatlinburg

The Anakeesta Chondola station on the Parkway.

A hotly anticipated new attraction is set to make its debut in Gatlinburg this summer! Anakeesta is expected to open its doors on August 18, 2017 or sometime the following week. Located in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains overlooking the city of Gatlinburg, Anakeesta will feature a variety of fun outdoor activities, a number

Top 4 Rainy Day Activities in Gatlinburg TN

The outside of Fannie Farkle's in Gatlinburg TN.

While sunny skies are always the most preferable forecast for a vacation in Gatlinburg, TN, a little rain certainly won’t spoil your trip! Our Smoky Mountain city is home to a number of awesome indoor attractions that provide hours of entertainment when the weather is less than perfect. To help you make the most of

Adventures in Gatlinburg: 4 Awesome Activities You Don’t Want to Miss

Ripley's Haunted Adventure in Gatlinburg.

Gatlinburg, TN is one of the most exciting places to visit in the United States! Our Smoky Mountain city is full of fun adventures that your whole family is sure to love. To help you make the most of your next vacation, Black Bear Inn & Suites has put together a guide to four of

5 of the Best Places to Eat Lunch in Gatlinburg

Tasty ham and cheese sub with lettuce and tomato.

Dining out is one of the best parts of being on vacation! When you’re out and about in Gatlinburg, you’ll find hundreds of great restaurants that you can stop at for a delicious lunch. To help you make the most of your next getaway, Black Bear Inn & Suites has put together a guide to