The Smoky Mountains will welcome 2014 in Gatlinburg with its 26th Annual New Year’s Eve Ball Drop and Fireworks Show around the intersection of Parkway and Historic Nature Trail at the base of the Space Needle Tuesday night, December 31.
At the stroke of midnight on January 1, 2014, fireworks will blast off from the rooftop of the 400-foot tall Space Needle with special music produced by Pyro-Shows of LaFollette, Tennessee.
Before midnight, there will be free music and entertainment in the parking lot adjacent to the Gatlinburg Convention Center. Actress Rachel Grant will host “Witness The Impossible,” a Las Vegas style stage show beginning at 11:00PM. “Superhuman” Chad Netherland and Mentalist Bill Gladwell will amaze the audience with an electrifying showcase of mental and physical abilities including; Man vs. Machine SUPER-BIKE hold, the Human Bullet Catch and stunning mental predictions.