July 4th in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg is a day packed with fun activities the whole family will enjoy. It's a great time of year to plan your summer vacation. Don't miss these incredible events happening in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg on July 4!
Please Note: More events and information will be added as it becomes available for 2021.
Gatlinburg July 4 Parade
Gatlinburg is known for having the First Independence Day Parade in the Nation. Come celebrate the annual parade in downtown Gatlinburg starting just a minute past midnight on Sunday, July 4th. There are nearly 80,000 people that come out watch year to see the show. For more than 40 years, the parade has honored our nation’s veterans & other U.S. military heroes with this classic, small town American parade.Read More
Pigeon Forge Patriot Festival
The annual Patriot Festival is an experience you will want to take the whole family to! The event begins at 2 PM on July 3rd with a free Kids Karnival and food vendors start the festivities off. From 4:00pm – 9:30pm, enjoy free entertainment from a variety of artists including performances by Whiskey Icarus, the Brad Hudson Band, headliner Clint Black and more. Then, at 9:45pm the fireworks showcase begins!Read More
Gatlinburg 4th Of July Fireworks
Don't miss Gatlinburg's 4th of July Fireworks finale show at 11 PM in the heart of downtown Gatlinburg! This 20 minute fireworks show earns rave reviews and it’s a great way to finish a perfect 4th of July in the Smokies. Be sure to arrive early to find parking and get a great spot for viewing this popular nighttime celebration..Read More