Brooke Bailey in the Ice Rink

There are many surprises hidden behind the scenes at Ober Gatlinburg. The woman employees of this family owned, and operated business are stepping up! A few months ago, Ober Gatlinburg’s very own, Mickayla Smith, was featured in the magazine: “Ski Area Management.” Mickayla has shown incredible interest AND skills regarding the Aerial Tramway and its…

SAM Summer Ops Camp at Ober

Ski Area Management (SAM) Magazine’s 11th annual Summer Ops Camp is coming to Gatlinburg! Ober Gatlinburg, along with several other area attractions will play host to Ski Industry professionals from all over the country. Attendees will get a hands-on experience with a wide range of summer activities, explore product offerings with a diverse group of…

River Raft Regatta-July 4th, 2019

On July 4th, a fun and creative event called the “River Raft Regatta” returned to Gatlinburg Tennessee. Participants enter in their own floatable creations or purchase rubber ducks to race down the Little Pigeon River. This year’s River Raft Regatta had many very creative floats that spoke of the love of Gatlinburg, but there was…

How To Maypole Dance

Another big German tradition for Oktoberfest is a Maypole dance! With just three simple steps, you can create this dance for many to enjoy during the celebration. Put the maypole together. To do this you will need a tall pole and strong ribbons. First, plant the pole in the desired spot. Second, attach the ribbons…