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Tennessee spring events coming up for 2016

Tennessee spring events coming up for 2016

Entertainment, State News December 29, 2015 at 4:32 pm 0 comments

By Amanda Stravinsky   Spring is a time for new beginnings, new memories and a bevy of experiences uniquely Made in Tennessee. Music, film and cornbread festivals, the world’s biggest fish fry, a celebration of mules and more can be found in the Volunteer State. Knoxville’s Dogwood Arts Festival isRead More

Pigeon Forge turns Wilderness Wildlife Week into springtime event

Pigeon Forge turns Wilderness Wildlife Week into springtime event

Education, Local News, Science & Environment October 6, 2015 at 4:41 pm 0 comments

PIGEON FORGE (press release)—Wilderness Wildlife Week, Pigeon Forge’s 25th annual salute to Great Smoky Mountains National Park and an array of outdoor topics, is moving from January to May 18–22 with indoor programs at the LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge and outdoor activities in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park.Read More

Wilderness Wildlife Week in full swing

Wilderness Wildlife Week in full swing

Local News January 29, 2015 at 11:27 pm 0 comments

   By Jim Callicott Ken Jenkins had no idea that a vision he held would become a major event when he met with Leon Downey, director of the Pigeon Forge Department of Tourism, over 25 years ago. An idea he felt would be a natural partner with the newly createdRead More

25th annual Wilderness Wildlife Week,1/24/2015 – 1/31/2015

25th annual Wilderness Wildlife Week,1/24/2015 – 1/31/2015

Local News January 11, 2015 at 9:38 pm 0 comments

PIGEON FORGE (press release)—One of the most popular events in Pigeon Forge each year is Wilderness Wildlife Week. This week-long event has been happening in our city for over two decades. It’s open to the public and completely free! Wilderness Wildlife Week is made up of exhibits, performances, workshops, classes,Read More