september, 2017

14sep - 16sep 1410:00 amsep 16Fall Ford FestivalCategories:Car Show


Event Details

The Great Smoky Mountain Area has plenty of activities for the whole family. Townsend, Tennessee is the quiet side of the park but we will have organized events everyday that will help you enjoy the area and have fun in your Ford.* But you can also venture out on your own and explore, shop the outlets, hike, horseback ride, visit Dollywood, the Moonshine distilleries or Wineries, sightsee over in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg or just relax with a great group of people. This year, the event is same weekend as the infamous Rod Run in Pigeon Forge, if you’re feeling festive, you can drive over to the wild side and see thousands of rods and rigs from wild to mild. *This show is open to all models of Fords, so there will be even more variety to check out! Of course being put on by Bronco Driver Magazine, there will be a great deal of Ford Broncos! So many of our participants have such a good time at the Bronco Super Celebration that they come back in September to see even more!

Schedule of Events
(Subject to change based on road conditions or other factors)
Thursday September 14
10 AM Show Field Opens – Vendor Set Up
2 PM Drive #1 The Dragon and Fontana Dam and Village – 100 Mile Round Trip – Estimated time 3 1/2 Hours
8:30 Bon-Fire

Friday September 15
10 A.M. Drive #2 Roaring Fork Nature Motor Trail – 50 mile round trip – Estimated time 2 1/2 hours
10-4 Food Vendors on Site
3 PM Drive #3 – Tour of Townsend – 20 mile trip – est time 2 hours
5-8 P.M. Friday Night Feast – The weekend Package Food Vouchers are good from 5-8 Friday evening
8 PM Drive #4 Rod Run Cruise – 50 miles – We will lead a group to Pigeon Forge at which time everyone is on their own based on what your wanting to do. No time estimated as you can spend what you want looking at the 10,000 cars and cruising
9 Friday Night Bon-Fire

Saturday September 16
8 AM Show Field Opens
10 A.M. -3 P.M. Food Trucks On Site
10-2:30 Show-N-Shine
Noon – Must be parked by noon to be judged.
2 PM Group Ariel Photos
2:30 P.M. Ford Awards Presentation
3:00 P.M. Ford Product Raffle
4:00 P.M. Drive #5 The annual drive Cades Cove (35 miles – est. 2 hours) Many Animals are generally spotted including Bears.
8:30 P.M. Bon Voyage Bon Fire

For Vendor or Swap Meet Space Contact: Thomas Broberg 865-690-0522

See the registration page for suggested accomodations


14 (Thursday) 10:00 am - 16 (Saturday) 12:00 am


Talley Ho Inn

8314 State Highway 73