After Hours at Hillside Winery in the Smoky Mountains

We had a great turnout at Hillside Winery for the Smoky Mountain Wedding Association after-hours event. Chef’s Catering gave us a great selection of cheese, meats and desserts to enjoy while we mingled with each other. After we had the opportunity to mingle, we had the pleasure of going on…

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American Jewelry Company in the Smoky Mountains

The American Jewelry company is one of the newer members of the Smoky Mountain Wedding Association. We are so glad they have joined in helping brides and grooms find what they need to plan a wedding and honeymoon. The American Jewelry Company is a family owned jewelry store that has…

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Kathy Smith Photography

The Smoky Mountian Wedding Association had their last meeting at Walden Lodge and we were pleased to have Kathy Smith be the photographer from the meeting. She did a fabulous job, we are very pleased with the results. Walden Lodge is absolutely beautiful and Cristie Balog did a fabulous job…

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About You Salon and Day Spa

Fall is in the air and the Smoky Mountains are calling! While you visit the Smokies, get pampered at About You Salon and Day Spa. The Spa is state of the art and is considered an Aveda Concept Salon and Day Spa. Which means they use Aveda products exclusively. The art…

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Bluff Mountain Inn

If you’re looking for a mountain wedding venue with a wide variety of Ceremony and Reception options you might consider Bluff Mountain Inn; a hidden gem in the Great Smoky Mountains.  Here are some of our most popular venues. Event Barn One of our excellent venue options is a spacious…

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Marriage Tips

Great Marriages take work; they don’t just happen. “People think a soul mate is your perfect fit, and that’s what everyone wants. But a true soul-mate is a mirror, the person who shows you everything that is holding you back, the person who brings you to your own attention so…

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Smoky Mountain Wedding Savings

According to costofwedding.com and the Knot; having a Smoky Mountain Wedding you will save money before you even start planning. Sevier County which includes, Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg and the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, boasts a lower cost wedding than most other areas in our country! The average Costs of…

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Tips for Planning Your Smoky Mountain Wedding

It’s no wonder The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is such a popular destination for weddings. There’s no other place on Earth like these majestic mountains. Here are a few tips for planning your wedding in the Smokies. Plan Early – There are pre-approved locations in the National Park where…

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Titanic Museum Hosted the SMWA Meeting

The Titanic Museum hosted the Smoky Mountain Wedding Association Meeting on February 17th. Earlier in the week I was blessed to go to another event at the Titanic Museum for a St. Patrick’s Day themed meeting. The Titanic’s “Secret Room” was all decked out in green and we heard Irish…

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Hidden Mountain Resort

When you are considering where to get married. Hidden Mountain Resort is one of the many gems you will find in the Smoky Mountain region. This was a Cinco de Mayo wedding held at the resort. The couple chose to get married poolside. There is a hot tub and small…

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