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5 New Attractions Coming to the Smokies in 2024

As the Smoky Mountains continue to allure visitors with their breathtaking landscapes and vibrant culture, the Smokies (Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and Sevierville) stands out as a hub of endless adventure and discovery. In 2024, the region is set to welcome an array of new attractions, each promising unique experiences that will enchant both first-time visitors and seasoned Smokies enthusiasts. Amidst these exciting additions, Black Bear Inn & Suites emerges as the perfect base for exploring all that the Smokies has to offer, pairing unparalleled comfort with a prime location. Here’s a sneak peek at the top new things coming to the Smokies in 2024, and why Black Bear Inn & Suites is your go-to accommodation.

Dig N Zone – Coming in March of 2024

Dig N Zone introduces an innovative adventure, allowing guests to operate real heavy machinery in a safe and controlled environment. Slated to open in March 2024, this attraction is perfect for those looking to add a dose of excitement and a unique experience to their Smoky Mountains visit.

New Dolly Parton Experience at Dollywood for 2024 Season

Dollywood, the beloved theme park co-owned by Dolly Parton, is set to unveil a new Dolly Parton Experience in the 2024 season. This immersive attraction will offer fans an intimate look at the life and legacy of the country music icon, featuring memorabilia, multimedia presentations, and interactive exhibits that celebrate her incredible career and contribution to the region’s culture.

Crayola Experience Coming in Fall of 2024

The Crayola Experience is poised to bring a splash of color to the Mountains in the fall of 2024. This family-friendly attraction will offer creative hands-on activities, allowing visitors to explore the magic of color and creativity. It’s an ideal spot for families looking to spark their children’s imagination while creating lasting memories.

Nerf Action Xperience Coming in Fall of 2024

The Nerf Action Xperience, arriving in the fall of 2024, promises to be an adrenaline-fueled adventure for visitors of all ages. Featuring interactive arenas and challenges, guests can test their skills and teamwork in a dynamic, action-packed environment. It’s the perfect addition for those seeking a bit of excitement and competition.

The Anakeesta Chondolas in the sky.Anakeesta – Stone Village in 2024

Anakeesta, Gatlinburg’s award-winning outdoor adventure park, is expanding with the addition of Stone Village in 2024. This enchanting new area will enhance Anakeesta’s blend of natural beauty and entertainment, offering visitors more ways to enjoy the stunning views and unique experiences the park is known for.

As these new attractions prepare to welcome visitors, Black Bear Inn & Suites stands ready to offer a cozy, convenient, and luxurious stay. Located in the heart of Gatlinburg, our inn provides easy access to all the upcoming attractions, alongside amenities such as an indoor pool, complimentary breakfast, and breathtaking mountain views from every room. Whether you’re exploring the innovative Dig N Zone, immersing yourself in the Dolly Parton Experience, or unleashing your creativity at the Crayola Experience, Black Bear Inn & Suites is the perfect place to unwind and reflect on your day’s adventures.

Plan your 2024 Smoky Mountains getaway with Black Bear Inn & Suites, and be among the first to experience the newest attractions that Gatlinburg has to offer. Book your stay today and discover why, when it comes to exploring the Smokies, Black Bear Inn & Suites is the place to be.