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The health and safety of our Friends is paramount. We follow CDC Guidelines and take precautions to avoid the spread of COVID-19.

Plein Air in the Park

Join us for painting demonstrations by 20 acclaimed artists, a gala and public sale.

Evergreen Ball

Join us for the Evergreen Ball, featuring one of the area’s most sought-after charity auctions.

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Classic Hikes of the Smokies

Hikes series, March-December, featuring interpretation of trails, history & park projects.

Get on the Trail with Friends & Missy

Since 1998, U.S. Olympian Missy Kane has led hikers of all ages in our beautiful park. Join her today!

Greenbrier Barn Party – TN

Join us for an evening of casual elegance and enjoy cocktails, dinner, as well as live and silent auctions.

Smokies Stomp Barn Party – NC

Join us for an intimate evening on the park boundary at its new home, Cataloochee Ranch. 

Smokies Cup

Twenty-two teams competed in the clay shoot. A day of sportsmanship while supporting our park.

Cades Cove Loop Lope

The Cades Cove Loop Lope is the ONLY footrace that takes place inside the national park.