Santa ClausFest in Gatlinburg

 Can you never get enough of Christmas? If so, you don’t have to wait another year to unleash the holiday spirit. Area residents and visitors to Gatlinburg cabins will be pleased to know that  the annual ClausFest is returning again this spring for more jolly festivities than ever.

This year, the event is expected to welcome more than 350 Santa, Mrs. Claus and elf variations. Running March 14-19, it is a place to meet vendors who specialize in Christmas items and mingle with other Christmas lovers.

It is the only event in Gatlinburg that holds Santa workshops for guests to share the joy of the season and trade Santa tips. Workshop themes include working with the deaf, Mrs. Claus 101 and working with the media.

On March 14, there will be a meet and greet where guests can pick up registration folders that detail the entire convention’s agenda. There will even be a special luncheon for those who register through their ClausFest website or by mail.

Santa Claus at ClausFest event in GatlinburgFor a fine meal and dancing, the Snow Ball is planned for guests to  and guests are asked to attend in full Christmas wear at the Tennessee Ballroom. Following a social hour, guests will dine on a catered meal and be treated to entertainment by magician Duane Laflin. Also on the entertainment schedule are the Swing Sisters who will be creating swing era musical performance just for ClausFest. Tickets are $55.00 per person or $110.00 as a couple.

To kick off the entire event, a Parade of Claus’ travels through downtown Gatlinburg. Also included in the festivities are a fashion show and variety show. Those attending the event will need to register online or by mail for the entire convention as well as the fashion show, parade, meals and ball.

If you’re looking for the perfect place to rest and relax after a full day of Christmas-themed activities, Top Cabin Rentals invites guests to choose one of our Gatlinburg cabins. Comfortable and spacious, these lovely mountain hideaways are fully-furnished and include stunning mountain views and stone fireplaces. We offer guests a variety of amenities including hot tubs, pool access and game rooms.

For anyone attending the event in Gatlinburg, Top Cabin Rentals would love to help you find the vacation rental to perfectly fit your needs. View our selection of Gatlinburg cabins online to find the one that calls you to the mountains. Whether you’re looking for a convenient location or secluded getaway, we offer the best vacation spots in the Smokies. See you soon!