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Gatlinburg Convention Center

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Address: 920 Parkway, Aprking, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3104
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+1 865-436-2392
08:00 - 17:00
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Great place for shows

The Gatlinburg Convention Center is a very nice place to visit in the fall for the Craft Show....also there is a Jewelry Show in November that is fabulous. They have a big gospel... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It was fine as a setup but bathroom situation is sad. On main floor room just two men's and two womens and not very large. Long lines.

Thank dem0502
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The Gatlinburg Convention Center is a very nice place to visit in the fall for the Craft Show....also there is a Jewelry Show in November that is fabulous. They have a big gospel singing here in the spring.Go to their wed site to find out the dates for shows there.

Thank patriciat789
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Tried to get into a fall show this past fall. The lady that answered was very rude and hateful. NEVER AGAIN!

Thank KimkellyMedley
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

This is more a review of the building, which is fairly new. Large long halls with high ceilings make this seem uncrowded when it actually is. Main hall was plenty large for the Quartet singing, which went from about 5 pm - 11:30 pm each night. Restrooms are near the back and up & down the hallways, so if you... More 

Thank blankandson .
Watertown, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We came to see the craftsmen fair and had a great time. Hopefully we will be able to come back next year better prepared to travel home with more items.

Thank Michael L
Amanda, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

This Convention Center is done perfectly for the location that it sits in. Lots of wood with lots of detail. Went to the Craftsman Fair the week of Thanksgiving along with the Christmas Tree Show.

Thank Lisa S
Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We go every May to see the Gaither . The convention center is always very clean . A very nice place seating is very good and the stage can be seen from all seating

Thank Miamiboy1968
Dillon, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Our group of 8 visits the Gatlinburg area every year to attend the Gaither's Family Fest at the Gatlinburg Convention Center. The venue is always clean, temperature controlled, and accommodating. There are plenty of restrooms and the hallways are roomy. At the Gaither concert, it seats 6,000. It's right on the main drag through Gatlinburg so very convenient for walkers... More 

Thank norrisrudy
Tullahoma, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

We just happen to be in town during the Fall Festival, which was held at the Convention Center (huge space). It was awesome....there were so many vendors, with unique items from all over! Spent WAY too much money!! haha But got some great unique Christmas presents!

Thank Wendy H
Seymour, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

The Gatlinburg Convention Center is a great meeting and or activities center. In the Fall, our favorite event is the Mountain Crafters Show. It's like bringing all the crafters from the area into one meeting place. The facility itself is large, clean and well maintained. The restrooms are clean and well maintained. For a large public facility, that's a big... More 

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