Under Construction!

The Pigeon Forge Hospitality Association website is under construction and in development.  The RFP process has been completed and the committee will soon announce a vendor and establish a project completion timeline.  Until then, this site will be maintained and updated by administrative personnel.

2014 Stars of the Industry!

Sevier County Hospitality Alliance

“Working together to protect and promote the hospitality industry in Sevier County and Tennessee”

The Sevier County Hospitality Alliance (SCHA) – 2014 Stars of the Industry Awards Luncheon will be held on 

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 (11:30am – 1:00pm) at the Holiday Inn Pigeon Forge.

The SCHA Stars of the Industry Awards Luncheon provides an opportunity to recognize many hospitality industry members that have demonstrated outstanding contributions of leadership, service, professionalism and community/civic affairs in the Sevier County Hospitality and Tourism Industry.


Please make plans to attend this important luncheon and RSVP to Jackie Leatherwood atjslglodge@aol.com, Ken Maples at KenLMaples@aol.com or Christie Connatser at christie.connatser@hilton.com

The cost to attend (which includes a lunch buffet) is $20 per person.

Please RSVP by 9/12/14

Thank you,


Ken Maples

Sevier County Hospitality Alliance (SCHA)

865-548-3615 (C)

865-429-4494 (O)





Winterfest Planning Meeting held at LeConte Center

Winterfest logo

The Smoky Mountain Tourism Development Council & Sevier County Hospitality Alliance 

In preparation for the 25th Anniversary Celebration of Winterfest hosted a workshop to help re-generate the excitement of Winterfest- the most successful countywide event every!

Please join in making this 25th Anniversary of Winterfest the best yet!

Workshop Included:

v  Winterfest economic impact in Sevier County over 24 years

v  Insight and advice on the purchase of lighting and displays

v  Return on Investment (ROI) for your business and community

v  Tips on how to create a multi-year lighting and display plan

v  How to grow your revenue on a budget with curb appeal/light displays

v  Energy efficiency guidelines on lighting and displays

v  Hands-on décor ideas and display suggestions

        Winterfest Workshop Vendor Information

GP Designs, Inc. - contact person: David Loer; email: davidgp@eiwifi.com; phone: (765) 651-4545; web site: www.gpdesigns.biz
Long Displays/Country Christmas & Collectibles - contact person: Ronnie Myers; email: LongDisplay@aol.com; phone: (865) 933-1010; web site: www.longdisplay.com
Shadrack Christmas Wonderland - contact person: Mikki Glover; email: mnoel44@yahoo.com; phone: (423) 652-0120; web site:www.shadrackchristmas.com
Universal Concepts - contact person: Greg Fulwood; email: gregfulwood@comcast.net; phone: 1-800-522-0718; web site:www.christmasdecorandmore.com