Eden Crest News

Fall Foliage Is Afoot!

Everyone has a favorite season and mine has always been fall.  Now, I have witnessed fall in many different places.  Growing up in Kansas, fall was more of a state of mind than a festival of colors.  Wheat fields are … Continued

Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival Ahead!

According to Wikipedia (the world’s leading authority on any subject it seems), a harvest festival is an annual celebration that occurs around the time of the main harvest of a given region. Given the differences in climate and crops around … Continued

Celebrate Spring, Good Food & Great Music…

 …at the Bloomin’ Barbeque & Bluegrass Festival. Shake off the winter doldrums and put a little spring in your step!  Sound easier said than done?  It’s not!  Make plans today to attend the 9th Annual Bloomin’ Barbeque & Bluegrass Festival, … Continued

Oh Good Golly! Here Comes Dolly!

East Tennessee and the Great Smoky Mountains are home to an incredible array of memorable sights and activities—and of course one very memorable and enigmatic Southern lady—Dolly Parton!  This iconic Tennessean will serve as the Grand Marshall for the 28th … Continued

Pigeon Forge Fire Update

Great News! The fire is out! Fortunately the damage was limited to a small section of Black Bear Ridge resort. No other resorts were affected and amazingly sections of Black Bear Ridge show absolutely no signs of there ever being … Continued