Destination Wedding in the Smoky Mountains

Whether you are planning an intimate affair or a large celebration the Smoky Mountain Wedding Association (SMWA) has members ready to assist you every step of the way for your Smoky Mountain Wedding. Every member wants to help your vision come true from hair and make-up to a grand exit…

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Best Chapel Winners

Every year The Mountain Press does a reader survey for best businesses. Please congratulate this year’s winner for Best Wedding Chapel: Mountain Valley Chapel in Pigeon Forge! They’ve been the winning chapel every year since 2002! That’s awesome! CONGRATULATIONS MOUNTAIN VALLEY CHAPEL! Congratulations also to Honeysuckle Hills Weddings and Almost…

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July Meeting

Hi Everyone, Our “birthday party” on July 20 to celebrate the first anniversary of the Smoky Mountain Wedding Association was a great meeting and will probably be remembered as one of our most fun meetings of the year. We had over 80 people attend! Our meeting was also the opening…

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March 2010 Meeting @ Flapjacks

Thanks to everyone who came to last Tuesday’s meeting of the Smoky Mountain Wedding Association at Flapjack’s in Gatlinburg. We had a great turnout – 73 attendees, lots of delicious food provided by Collier Restaurant Group, lovely music played by the Smoky Mountain Classical Trio (violin, cello, and clarinet), and…

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Promoting Travel and Tourism Will Create Jobs

“Travel Promotion Bill Creates 500,000 Jobs, Reduces Deficit, Strengthens America´s Standing in World” — SENATOR BYRON DORGAN (D-ND), Senate floor speech on 2/24/10 The Travel Promotion Act (S. 1023), which passed the Senate by a strong bipartisan vote of 79 to 19 on September 9, 2009, would jumpstart economic activity…

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