Smoky Mountain Events

2018 Calendar of Events

March 10-11

New Years Eve

Join us at the Fontana Village Marina for the Fourth Annual Daniel Boone Council Bass Fishing Tournament. $150.00 Registration fee per boat, amazing grand prizes! Register now at:

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March 30th - April 1st


Bring the family to the Smokies for endless fun, entertainment, and a classic Easter feast at the Mountview Restaurant. Activities include arts and crafts, an Easter egg hunt, guided nature hikes, and much more!

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April 15-19

Spring Hike Week

44th Annual Spring Hike Week 2018, April 15-19

Whether you are a returning Spring Hike Week participant, or if this is your first time here at the Village, we welcome you and hope you have a wonderful time enjoying Fontana Village Resort. Join us for guided hikes and educational programs, there are many scheduled activities that will be available for you to participate in!

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April 29th

Disc Golf

April 29th – Fontana Disc Golf Spring Championship

Two round tournament with lunch hosted by Fontana Village Resort as part of the players package. Registration is online at Tee time will be at 10am for the first round. Players are encouraged to travel Saturday and practice the course before the tournament on Sunday. Special rates are available for lodge rooms for the tournament, call our Front Desk at 800-849-2258 for reservations.


May 11-13

Mother's Day

Mother’s Day Weekend

Treat Mom and the family to a wonderful weekend of fun in the mountains! Call the Resort today at 828-498-2211 to book your lodging. The Mountview Restaurant offers a savory menu featuring many locally inspired dishes that will surely please any Mom!


May 25-28

Memorial Day Weekend

Kick off the summer with a vacation to the Great Smoky Mountains. Fun and family friendly activities will take place all weekend long! Enjoy great food in our restaurants and make memories this summer season at Fontana Village Resort!


July 4-8

Fourth of July Celebration

Join us in celebrating everything that makes America the great nation that she is. There will be fireworks, field and water games, hometown parade, a BBQ cookout and much, much more. Enjoy our swimming pools and lazy river, miles of hiking trails, disc golf and mini golf course and many other recreation amenities while you vacation in the Smokies. Experience the best fireworks in North Carolina on the Village Green. Live entertainment throughout the weekend!


October 26-28

Fall Hike Week

Our Fall Hike Week itinerary includes guided hikes in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park as well as many other scheduled events. Join other guests for an assortment of evening lectures and programs. Contact our Outdoors Program for more information.


November 22-25

Thanksgiving Family Festivities

Bring the family to the Smokies for endless fun, entertainment, and a classic Thanksgiving feast at the Mountview Restaurant. We will have guided hikes, square dancing, tree trimming, a turkey shoot, and much more!


December 31

New Years Eve Celebration

Join us for our New Year’s Eve Celebration with an incredible dinner at the Mountview Restaurant. Reservations are required, so call (828) 498-2115 now to book this incredible evening!


Area Events

Just a short drive from Fontana, The Stecoah Valley Cultural Arts Center is a vital contributor to the preservation of the Appalachian mountain heritage of Western North Carolina. Throughout the year they celebrate mountain traditions through music programs, heritage festivals, workshops and other events that appeal to all age groups. Visit their website for a full schedule of events available during your visit.

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