5 Things for Couples to Do in Gatlinburg This Winter

5 Things for Couples to Do in Gatlinburg This Winter

5 Things for Couples to Do in Gatlinburg This Winter

A vacation in Gatlinburg TN is a great destination for couples due to all the fun and exciting activities available all year round. So what is there to do in Gatlinburg in the winter? From hiking and shopping to eating good food and exploring unique museums, the Smoky Mountain area has it all! Check out this list of 5 things for couples to do in Gatlinburg this winter:

1. Visit our indoor attraction.

speedwerkzSpeedwerkz Exotic Car Museum is the best place to view an extensive selection of premium, rare exotic cars. Our rotating collection features models like McLaren, Porsche, Lamborghini, Ferrari, and many more. Not only can you get up close and personal with our state-of-the-art displays complete with audio and visual effects, but you can also sit in one of the cars and have your photo taken inside (for an extra charge). Another thing that sets us apart is our racing simulators. You won’t want to miss the feeling of what it would be like to sit behind the wheel of a race car! Any couple, from car enthusiasts to average admirers, can enjoy the experience at Speedwerkz in Gatlinburg. 

2. Listen to live music.

Going to live music venues and bars like Ole Red in Gatlinburg is a fun way to spend date night. You’ll be able to hear live music every single night from up-and-coming artists. These singer-songwriters are extremely talented and will tear up the stage! Sip a beer, glass of wine, or handcrafted cocktail while enjoying the music, and if you get hungry, their menu features shareables such as fried pickles, wings, and loaded nachos. You can also order full meals, from juicy burgers to fried chicken. 

3. Try a new restaurant. 

no way jose's in gatlinburgThere are many unique places to eat in Gatlinburg, from steak and seafood to Mexican and classic Southern comfort food. For a fine dining experience in a secluded mountain lodge, go to The Greenbrier for a delicious romantic dinner. No Way Jose’s Mexican Cantina is a great spot for lunch, with authentic dishes such as enchiladas, tacos, and fajitas that will satisfy your cravings. 

4. Go moonshine tasting.

Another fun thing for couples to do in Gatlinburg is moonshine tasting! Several places along the downtown strip offer free or cheap tastings, where you can try one-of-a-kind flavors such as apple pie, peanut butter, butter pecan, key lime, and more. 

5. Explore Great Smoky Mountains National Park. 

winter in the smoky mountainsYou can enjoy many areas of the national park during the winter, such as Cades Cove! Popular winter hiking trails include Andrews Bald, Alum Cave, Schoolhouse Gap, and Laurel Falls. You can also enjoy a scenic drive along Newfound Gap Road, where you may be able to see the mountaintops covered in snow! Sugarlands Visitor Center is a great resource for more information about what the area has to offer during the winter months. 

Now you know a little bit more about things for couples to do in Gatlinburg, including our unique indoor attraction. Take a look at some of our FAQs to learn more about Speedwerkz!

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