2012 Smoky Mountain Celebration Supports Minor Sports

We at Carr’s Cottages don’t normally blog about local fundraisers, but this is one we felt our readers would want to take part in. Sevier County High School is striving to bridge the gap between the funds that are donated to the usual sports programs such as football and boy’s basketball, and those that are [...]

2012 Dollywood Southern Gospel & Harvest Celebration in Pigeon Forge

Uplifting Music, Timeless Traditions, and Great Southern Cookin’ Dollywood is doing it again this Fall – inspiring us all with a month’s worth of free gospel music at the biggest Southern Gospel Festival in the Smokies!  Included with the regular park admission price, Dollywood is offering hundreds of outstanding gospel concerts by the genre’s most [...]

Unusual Gatlinburg Museum at Winery Square

Salt and Pepper Shaker Museum at Winery Square If you thought Guinness World Records Museum was different, bet you never imagined there would be a museum for Salt and Pepper Shakers.  It’s true and Gatlinburg’s got it!  They are not only the home of the LARGEST collection, but the ONLY Salt and Pepper Shaker Museum [...]

Cool All Day Fun at Dollywood Splash Country

Dolly’s Splash Country Water Park It’s summer.  And it’s HOT, even in the Great Smoky Mountains!  For a full day of ‘gettin cool,’  head to Dollywood’s Splash Country in Pigeon Forge. Dolly’s Splash Country is more than just a water park.  Of course there are exciting water adventure slides and thrill rides – 23 of [...]