Wears Valley

All About Wears Valley and the Things to do when you Stay in Wears Valley, Tennessee.

Townsend Grains and Grits Festival

Are there ever enough festivals at the tail end of the year in Townsend, TN? What a silly thing to ask! When presented with the idea of jubilee in one of the most beautiful and enjoyable mountain towns at one of the best times of the year to be in THE best National Park and mountain America has to offer, when would enough ever be enough? Definitely not at the Townsend Grains and Grits Festival, that’s for sure! As their…

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Smoky Mountain Woodcarving Festival

Being in one of the great forests of the United States (and by extension, one of the great forests of the world) means that the element of wood is a major factor in our culture. For hundreds of years, we built everything out of wood – houses, food storage, beds, tools, furniture, transport via horse-drawn wagons, train tracks, boats, fishing rods – wood IS life in many literal ways in the Smokies and eventually it became art as well. We…

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Elope in Wears Valley!

Why Not? Wears Valley offers so many fantastic opportunities to the wedding couple who wants to sneak away to the Smokies. Why not elope! Thank you to Friendly Falls for the photographs you see of their covered pavilion and couples who have wed at the falls. We have listed here several venues who are near or in Wears Valley and are excellent Elopement Venues. http://www.friendlyfalls.com Waterfall Wedding Venue http://www.starkeytowncove.com Several types of Wedding Packages in a private location. http://www.honeysucklehills.com Romantic…

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About Wears Valley

Wears Valley, Tennesssee is a special place that is located in the Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee.  Wears Valley is an unincorporated community that lies on Wears Valley Road in Sevier County.  Wears Valley lies between Pigeon Forge and Townsend, Tennessee, on South 321, otherwise known as Wears Valley Road to those to live in the area. Wears Valley is a beautiful valley that is surrounded by the Smoky Mountains.  Many use Wears Valley Road to get to Townsend and…

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Celebration Chalet

There are many cabins, chalets and lodges you can have a celebration at, but only one vacation house in the Smokies is built specifically FOR celebrations. Welcome to the Celebration Chalet in Sevierville, TN, where our house is designed for wedding ceremonies, children’s birthday parties, family reunion meeting and partying space, or any kind of event you’d like to have that we can occupy. Our house comes with amenities such as lego sets, video games, bounce houses, appropriate decor for…

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Will the Missing Link of the Foothills Parkway in Wears Valley be completed?

Yes! It is exciting news to know that the ground has been broken for the final phase of the building of what has become known as “The Missing Link.” The Smoky Mountain Views are going to be so very awesome, we do expect that guests will be coming to Wears Valley more often. The Wears Valley Visitor’s Center hopes to be an excellent source of quality, recent updates and information to all of our readers to help keep you informed…

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