Breweries & Wineries

Breweries & Wineries in the Smoky Mountains have become quite popular over the last few years.

Moonshining has been part of the culture in these parts even before Prohibition.  Since 2010, the production of moonshine has been legal in 44 Tennessee counties, including Sevier County.  While traveling throughout the Smokies, you will see many breweries & wineries in Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and Wears Valley.


breweries & wineriesJAKES CREEK DISTILLERY
3303 Wears Valley Road
Sevierville, TN 37862

From grain to jar, Jakes Creek Tennessee Moonshine is made on site. Especially fun, live music will entertain you as you taste a true Tennessee tradition. Most of all, enjoy a tour of Sevier County’s only true craft distillery.

moonshine distilleryOLD FORGE DISTILLERY
170 Old Mill Avenue
Pigeon Forge, TN
Here is your opportunity to taste small-batch spirits at the historic Old Forge Distillery, where pure mountain spring water meets fresh ground grain. Most noteworthy, a tasting bar is open daily.

131 The Island Drive
Pigeon Forge, TN

Ole Smoky Distillery is Tennessee’s first legal moonshine distillery. You can also enjoy live authentic bluegrass music. In addition, take a tour of the distillery and taste some of the moonshine.

903 Parkway
Gatlinburg TN

See authentic-working moonshine stills and take in the entire moonshine process. Furthermore, distillers will answer your questions about the history and lore of moonshining in East Tennessee.

smoky mountain brewerySMOKY MOUNTAIN BREWERY
1004 Parkway #501
Gatlinburg, TN

Described as a cross between a ski lodge and a Bavarian beer hall, the Smoky Mountain Brewery features an enclosed deck overlooking Calhoun’s Village. In addition, the brewery offers great food, micro brewed beer, TV’s and nightly entertainment.  Therefore, these features make the brewery a fun stop.

smoky mountain brewerySMOKY MOUNTAIN BREWERY
2530 Parkway
Pigeon Forge, TN

Located in the Shops at Walden’s Landing, the Smoky Mountain Brewery is convenient to both the Parkway and Wears Valley Road. In addition, the brewery features a state of the art microbrewery. Great food, 20 + TV’s in addition to nightly entertainment.


mountain valley wineryMOUNTAIN VALLEY WINERY
2174 Parkway
Pigeon Forge, TN

Tennessee’s largest winery. While award-winning wines are made on site (including Rhubarb, Blackberry and Muscadine), free wine tastings and winery tours are offered daily.

sugarland cellarsSUGARLAND CELLARS
1133 Parkway
Gatlinburg, TN

First of all, daily tours and complimentary wine tastings are available. Also, rich mountain history is showcased on wine labels and explained by tour guides.