News from the trail

Picture of Brandon and Meredith near a wall holding guitars.
Food & Wine

Original, Live Music At the Apple Barn Cider House!

Are you a person who enjoys listening to great country music? Tennessee is the place for you, award winning musicians, driving tour of lights, ice skating, and so much more! Good Ole Honky Tonk Country music rising star Brandon Maddox will be performing at the Apple Barn complex February 9th and February 23rd, be sure

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Pinkie Mistry holding a glass of wine at Hillside Winery.
Food & Wine

Behind the Wings in Tennessee

Ever wondered who’s “Behind the Wings” of the butterfly murals located in Sevier County, Tennessee? Here’s some insight on the artist who creates the beautiful artwork! Meet Pinkie Pinkie Mistry is a local artist who grew up in Sevierville, TN. She began drawing and creating art ever since she was a little kid. Pinkie’s creativity

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Red wine being poured in glasses.
Food & Wine

It’s the Most Wine-derful Time of the Year!

The Smokies is your go-to location for the holidays! Wine trails, Christmas celebrations, and The Season Beginning November 11th, through February 15th, the Smokies will be decorated with lights and filled with fun winter events! Including light shows, parades, and more! Over in Gatlinburg, you can visit the Ober Ski Resort and experience the amazing scenery

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2022 Smoky Mountain Fire Update

On March 30th, 2022, devastating wildfires affected Sevier County. The Wears Valley wildfire lasted until April 7th and burned a total of 2,498 acres and destroyed 219 structures. Thankfully, there were no reported deaths and only minor injuries in relation to the fires. All areas that were under the evacuation order are now open again

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Food & Wine

Perfect Picnic Food & Wine Pairings For Spring

With the sun shining for longer, the weather getting warmer and the flowers blooming, it can only mean one thing – it’s finally Spring! And what better way to celebrate than a picnic? While you can take just about anything you want on your picnic, let us help you out by providing the perfect picnic

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