It’s The Most Wonderful
Time of the Year!
The city of Gatlinburg kicked off their annual “Winter Magic” on November 8th. The entire city has been transformed into a magical winter wonderland and Anakeesta is part of the fun! We will celebrate our first Christmas with sparkling lights and decorations, hot chocolate, apple cider, carolers, Tunes & Tales and more!
Santa will be sitting for a professional photo with kids of all ages that can be purchased by families. Santa’s elves will give away a peppermint stick to each child.
November 24 & 25
December 2, 8, 9, 15, 16
TIME: 6:30 PM – 9 PM
Christmas events are scheduled on the Parkway Plaza as well as on the mountain so be sure to follow Anakeesta on Facebook as we announce dates for our different events and activities.
Click here for more information on Winterfest 2017!
Gatlinburg Fantasy of
Mark your calendar for Friday, December 1st and come enjoy Gatlinburg’s 42nd annual Fantasy of Lights Parade throughout downtown Gatlinburg.
Be on the lookout for the Anakeesta elves in the parade festivities that will include lighted floats, marching bands, equestrian units, giant balloons and
of course Santa Clause!
What’s been happening at
Anakeesta you ask?
We were selected to host the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development Governor’s Conference this year!
We partnered with Ole Smoky Moonshine and really made a night our guests wouldn’t forget.
Stay updated on our social media for special event updates and hours!