Enjoying Fourth of July Fireworks in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg
Red, White and Boom
The Fourth of July is a special day for Americans, as it commemorates the country's declaration of independence from Great Britain. People across the United States celebrate this day with barbecues, parades and of course, fireworks. One of the most popular places to celebrate this holiday is in the Smoky Mountains, where visitors can enjoy a spectacular display of fireworks in both Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg.
Pigeon Forge, is a popular destination for tourists visiting the Smoky Mountains. The town is home to Patriot Park, which is the site of Pigeon Forge's annual Fourth of July celebration. The festivities begin in the late afternoon with live music, food vendors and games for the kids. Visitors can bring blankets and chairs to relax and enjoy the festivities. As the sun sets, the excitement builds as people gather to watch the fireworks display. The fireworks show at Patriot Park is one of the largest in the region and visitors can expect a spectacular display of color and sound. The show is set to patriotic music, making it an emotional and memorable experience for everyone in attendance. Fireworks kick off at 9:50pm!
Whispering Pines, one of the most sought-after resorts in Pigeon Forge, offers a prime location just across the street from Patriot Park. Guests staying at Whispering Pines can take in the spectacular fireworks display from the comfort of their balconies or patios, away from the crowds, for an unforgettable and comfortable experience. At Jackson Mountain Rentals, we offer a diverse range of vacation rentals at Whispering Pines that let you indulge in the convenience and excitement of walking across the street to enjoy all the festivities of the holiday or watching the celebration from the comfort of your own condo.
If visitors want to experience another fireworks display, they can head to Gatlinburg, which is just a short drive away. The Space Needle in Gatlinburg is the site of the town's annual Fourth of July celebration. The Space Needle is a 400-foot observation tower that offers panoramic views of the Smoky Mountains. Visitors can ride the elevator to the top of the tower for a bird's-eye view of the fireworks display. The fireworks show at the Space Needle is another must-see event. The fireworks are shot from the top of the tower, creating a dramatic and breathtaking display. The show is choreographed to music, making it a truly unique experience.
The Gatlinburg 4th of July parade is another must-see activity to add to your calendar. For more than 45 years, Gatlinburg has been home to the first Independence Parade in the Nation, kicking off at 12:01 a.m. on July 4th. With a route spanning more than a mile, the parade begins at Baskins Creek Bypass on East Parkway, turning south onto Parkway at traffic light #3 and winding through downtown to traffic light #10 at Ski Mountain Road.
To sum up, the Fourth of July celebration in the Smoky Mountains is an event that you wouldn't want to miss. Visitors can enjoy the festivities at Patriot Park in Pigeon Forge and the dazzling fireworks display at the Space Needle in Gatlinburg. If you're looking for rentals that are within walking distance to downtown Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, then look no further than Jackson Mountain Rentals. Our collection of cabins and condos in town makes it convenient to access all the attractions and events that Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg have to offer, including the Fourth of July fireworks at Patriot Park and the Space Needle. So why not book your vacation rental today and experience an unforgettable Fourth of July in the Smoky Mountains!