If you have ever planned a vacation and it felt like you chose the "rainy" week to visit, then you know just how important it is to have a back up plan.  Many places in the Gatlinburg area sell rain ponchos.  You can always throw on a rain poncho and continue seeing the sites OR you can select from the many activites in the area that are open even on a rainy day.  Here is a list of things to do in GATLINBURG in no particular order:   

1. Sugarlands Visitor Center  

2. Cooter's Place  

3. Great Smoky Arts and Crafts Community  

4. Smoky Mountain Farms Jelly House  

5.Salt and Pepper Shaker Museum  

6. Smoky Mountain Winery  

7. Wild Bear Falls Indoor Waterpark  

8. Ole Smoky Moonshine Distillery

9. Amazing Mirror Maze  

10. Circus Golf  

11. Gatlinburg Space Needle and Family Fun Center  

12. Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort & Amusement Park  

13. Fort Fun Amusement

14. Ripley's Believe It or Not Museum  

15. Ripley's Haunted Adventure

16. Ripley's Mirror Maze  

17. Reagan Terrace Attractions  

18. Mysterious Mansion  

19. Ripley's Moving Theater

20. World of Illusions  

21. Sweet Fanny Adams Theatre  

22. Hollywood Star Cars Museum  

23. Ely's Mill  

24. Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies  

25. Fannie Farkle's Family Fun Parlor

26. Gatlinburg Community Center  

27. Guinness World of Record Museum

28. The Village Shops  

29. Earthquake - The Ride  


30. Mountain Mall


31. Christ in the Smokies Museum & Gardens


32. Ripley's Super Fun Zone


33. Treasure Quest Mini Golf


34. Roaring Fork MOTOR Nature Trail


35. Bill Gladwell, the Mentalist


36. Hypnotized!


37. Hauntings Ghostly Adventure


38. Old Town Gem Mining


39. Old Tyme/Town/Timey Photos


40. Covered Bridge in the Glades


41. Morton's Antiques


42. Quiet Reflections Spa


43. Sugarlands Cellars Winery


44.  Bootleggers Homemade Wine


45.  Gatlinburg Barrelhouse



FOR MORE ideas in the Smokies region, please also see the Rainy Day Activites lists for Sevierville & Pigeon Forge