Downtown Gatlinburg


GHTA Member Luncheons Schedule

Gatlinburg Hospitality & Tourism Association luncheons are generally held the third Wednesday of each month. They begin at 12:00 PM and last from an hour to an hour-and-a-half. Lunch is served and the cost is $15 per person. Please RSVP by email or by calling Sami John at 865-617-2858 and confirm the number in your party. The following schedule is subject to change.



GHA Meeting - The Park Vista a Doubletree by Hilton

Wednesday, January 15, 2020
11:30 AM - 1:00PM

Speaker will be Rich Benjamin, RBA Marketing. 2020 Marketing Vision: Things to Keep a Close Eye On.

GHA Meeting - TBA

Wednesday, February 19, 2020
11:30 AM - 1:00PM


Monthly Luncheon - Sevierville Convention Center

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Speaker will be Mark Ezell with trade show to follow.

Stars of the Industry - TBA

Specific date yet to be determined

To be held in August.

GHA Meeting - Dolly Parton's Stampede

Specific date yet to be determined
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

November meeting will be the 2020 Salute to Veterans


Special Events

The Gatlinburg Hospitality & Tourism Association hosts/co-hosts/assists with a number of exciting events every year to raise money for the organization which is put to use in a variety of ways to benefit its members. Stay tuned for this years events.



19th Annual Sevier County Lodging Alliance Trade Show

Sevierville Convention Center
Wednesday, April 1, 2020
10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Allied association members show off their products and services.

Golf Tournament

Gatlinburg Golf Course
Tuesday, May 12, 2020
8:30 AM - 2:00PM

Shotgun start, 4 man scramble. Hole sponsors and teams needed.