Arrowmont School of Arts & Crafts
Westgate River Terrace Resort, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Wine lovers rejoice. Now you can pair a variety of Smoky Mountain traditional wines with a fun-filled Smoky Mountain vacation in Gatlinburg, TN! Many of the top wineries throughout the Great Smoky Mountains will be featured at Wine Festival 2017 held at the Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts. This spectacular spring event offers award-winning wines from more than a dozen local wineries, accompanied by culinary masterworks from local chefs.
In addition to the wine, the internationally renowned school will display some amazing art in its marvelous galleries. The event also features talks and demonstrations by top sommeliers and chefs, teaching the finer points of win and the food that pairs with it. Enjoy food, wine and art, all while being surrounded by the springtime beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains!
The Wine Festival event will showcase products like Beans Creek Winery, Goodwater Vineyards, Grinder’s Switch Winery, Keg Springs Winery, Cades Cove Cellars, Paris Winery, Reedy Creek Vineyards & Cellars, Sumner Crest Winery, Tennessee Valley Winery, Amber Falls Winery, Apple Barn Winery, Eagle Springs Winery, Hillside Winery, Mountain Valley Winery, and Sugarland Cellars.
The event is part of a wonderful three night getaway in Gatlinburg at the beautiful Westgate River Terrace Resort located in the heart of downtown Gatlinburg. In addition to the Wine Tour, you’ll enjoy exceptional accommodations, a welcome party with dinner, open bar, a DJ and prizes, personal concierge service, complimentary transportation to and from the event and even a late checkout on your final day.
Situated next to Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies, Westgate River Terrace Resort offers a majestic views of the surrounding mountains and the spectacular Little Pigeon River, plus easy access to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and a wide range of family attractions, specialty shops, arts & Crafts galleries, cafes and more. Onsite amenities include a seasonal outdoor swimming pool and Drafts Sports Grill.
In addition to luxurious one-bedroom villa accommodations and special amenities at Westgate Resorts, you’ll enjoy VIP treatment throughout the length of your event vacation, including:
* A fun-filled VIP Welcome Party complete with DJ, open bar, dinner and prizes
* Personal Concierge Services
* Complimentary transportation to and from your event
* Late check-out on your final day
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts is a national art and craft education center located just one mile from the entrance of the beautiful Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
The School offers weekend, one and two week workshops for the beginner to advanced artist, taught by national and international practicing studio artists and university faculty.
Students work and learn in professionally equipped studios on our stunning 13 acre residential campus hidden in the heart of Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
Arrowmont has three dedicated exhibition spaces as well as small displays in the halls and studios and artwork on view throughout the grounds.
The beautiful River Terrace Resort & Convention Center is conveniently located in downtown Gatlinburg right next door to Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies. Offering more than 200 spacious hotel rooms, the resort features majestic views of the Great Smoky Mountains and the adjacent Little Pigeon River. Guests also enjoy easy access to Gatlinburg’s wide range of family attractions, specialty stores, arts & crafts shops, cafes, art galleries and more. Simply step outside and stroll down the beautiful Parkway.
Enjoy some of the best views of the surrounding Smoky Mountains! Guests enjoy private balconies overlooking the scenic Little Pigeon River and the exceptional Smoky Mountains. Our onsite restaurant, Drafts Sports Grill, offers a fun-filled atmosphere and an extensive menu featuring gourmet burgers, sandwiches, salads and more as well as an extensive array of ice cold beers and other refreshments. Other amenities include two seasonal heated outdoor swimming pools.
• Gatlinburg trolley stop
• Picnic area
• Feed the ducks
• Next to Ripley’s Aquarium
• Drafts Sports Grill
• Duck Blind Lounge
• Two heated swimming pools (seasonal)
• Interior corridors
• Adjoining rooms
• Laundry facilities
• Complimentary high speed WiFi
• Motorcoach parking
• 24-Hour Front Desk & Security
New Westgate Events are added frequently and many sell out quickly.
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