Calendar of Events

Rain or shine, events are always happening at the Heritage Center. Please see the calendar below for a full listing of the fun and exciting events we have planned!


Calendar of Events

Tuesdays @ Two @ GSMHC Auditorium
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – Nov 7 @ 3:30 pm

Join us for an informal and informative social “coffee-talk” on a variety of subjects of interest to those living in the area. Topics include history, nature, the Smoky Mountains, folk lore and more! Meets in the GSM Heritage Center Auditorium. Tuesdays @ Two is sponsored by the First Tennessee Foundation


For a complete listing of dates and topics, please click here

Music in the Middle: Appalachian Tales @ Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Music in the Middle: A Night of Appalachian Tales and Melodies.

The Event will be held at the Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center’s covered amphitheater. Bring your lawn chairs. To learn more about the evening, please click HERE.

$8 per guest, FREE for GSMHC Members and Children 5 and under

Quilters Road Show @ Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

The Smoky Mountain Quilters, present the 10th Annual Quilters Roadshow.

The Quilters’ Roadshow is an opportunity to celebrate the color and creativity of fall in the Smokies.

Merikay Waldvogel, Becky Harris, and Bridget Matlock will discuss quilts’ age, quilting patterns and preservation tips, so bring your quilts and register at the door!  These renowned quilt experts will explain the humble origins of the quilt and its journey from functional bedding to magnificent pieces of art.

Quilters from Smoky Mountain Quilters and Foothills Quilters will be piecing quilts for the Ronald McDonald House- Please bring your sewing kits if you’d like to join them.

The Quilters’ Roadshow is sponsored by the Tennessee Arts Commission and Blount Partnership

Press Release

Fall Mountain Home Tour
Nov 5 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 am

The 7th Annual Fall Mountain Home Tour will begin at The Barn Event Center in Townsend, TN on Sunday, November 5, 2017. The Home Tour consists of a lovely luncheon with a glass of wine provided by Cades Cove Cellars and bus transportation to the featured homes for guided tours. Bus departures begin at 10:00 AM and luncheon reservations can be made from 11 AM — 1:30 PM on the half hour.

To view complete details regarding the 2017 Fall Mountain Home Tour, please click HERE