News & Events


Special events in Cocke County fill the calendars of people all over the world.

In April, the Tourism Committee hosts their Music of the Mountains at the Smoky Mountain Visitors Center On Cosby. A three-day event (Friday evening Celtic music in Townsend, Saturday traditional music at Sugarlands Visitor Center in Gatlinburg and Sunday afternoon Gospel in Cosby.

The Christy Mission Homecoming in August brings large followings of people to Cocke County.

During October, many festivals are held in celebration of harvest time and always promise excitement and good fellowship with the various home town communities in Cocke County.