Life is just right with the Smoky Mountains in sight! The Smokies are where the wild meets wonderful in a welcoming environment that all ages can enjoy. With a never-ending list of exhilarating attractions and unique things to do, Gatlinburg is a great place to host your next special event! The Gatlinburg Convention Center makes the perfect home base for any occasion or celebration, from weddings to family reunions and everything in between. Here are 4 reasons to host your next event at the Gatlinburg Convention Center:

1. Spaces of All Shapes & Sizes

catering venueMore than 160,000 square feet of meeting and exhibit space makes for plenty of room to host your next event at the Gatlinburg Convention Center. This year-round venue is capable of hosting events of all sizes, whether it be a corporate event with 50 people all the way up to the largest of gatherings featuring thousands of guests. The Gatlinburg Convention Center has long been the ultimate Smoky Mountain venue for trade shows, competitions, corporate functions, meetings and religious events.

2. Holston’s Can Handle the Food

Good food equals a good time! The caterer you choose is one of the biggest factors that determines the success of your event. Holston’s Catering is the exclusive caterer of the Gatlinburg Convention Center! Our catering services are counted on by a number of different events at the Gatlinburg Convention Center because we’re uniquely equipped to provide exceptional food and service you won’t find elsewhere in the Smokies. Our customizable menus include a number of catering spreads, from a melt-in-your-mouth Prime Rib Package to mouth-watering Southern BBQ, an unforgettable Mexican Fiesta and more.

3. Proximity to Gatlinburg Attractions

Gatlinburg Space NeedleTake a few steps out of the Gatlinburg Convention Center and you’ll find yourself in the heart of Gatlinburg! Tucked right along the Parkway, the venue is in close proximity to some of Gatlinburg’s most beloved attractions. This convenient location is perfect for folks who have made their way into town specifically for your special event. Your guests will find plenty of entertaining things to do and see, all within walking distance of the Gatlinburg Convention Center! Kids and adults alike can find plenty of enjoyable entertainment here in downtown Gatlinburg.

4. Experienced, Friendly Staff

Just as important as the quality of the food is the service provided by Holston’s Catering! Our friendly staff is always attentive and on top of every last detail related to your event. Our crew is knowledgeable and has a wealth of experience providing delectable food for countless guests at the Gatlinburg Convention Center. Smiling faces set a welcoming and contagious mood for all of your guests!

About Holston’s Catering

mexican fiesta from Holston's CateringHolston’s Catering creates customized menus full of fantastic flavors that your guests are sure to love! We work with you to craft a spread that is sure to not just delight your guests, but blow them away! This allows you to pick and choose certain options that you’re confident will be real crowd pleasers.

There are plenty of great reasons to host your next event at the Gatlinburg Convention Center! For helpful tips on organizing your event, check out our guide to planning the perfect Gatlinburg event!