Kids Artistic Revue – Nationals

KAR is dedicated to producing world class dance events that provide rewarding and positive experiences for dancers, teachers, and parents. Our competitions give dancers across America the opportunity to showcase their talent and passion on the KAR stage

Rising Star Talent – National Finals Competition

Come join us in the beautiful Smoky Mountains! From Dollywood to Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies to the NASCAR SpeedPark or Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Sevierville and Pigeon Forge offer many attractions, shows, restaurants and shopping opportunities to compliment your competition experience. At each National Competition, we will award two scholarships of up to […]

Applause Talent National Dance Competition

Applause Talent Presentations is a renowned dance competition who has been in the dance competition industry for over 30 years. The regional season consists of over 40 cities. This week’s national event brings over 30 dance studios from across the United States to the national stage at the LeConte Event Center in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, […]

Arise Youth Conference

ARISE YOUTH CONFERENCE 2024, a ministry of CT Townsend Evangelistic Ministries, will emerge on the Great Smoky Mountains to enjoy the Best. Week. EVER! On July 17-20, 2023, teenagers and young adults from all across America will gather at the LeConte Event Center in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, for four days of powerful, worship-filled, life-changing services, […]

Transform Ladies Conference

Transform is a word that describes what women do. We transform from sisters to best friends, from girl friends to wives, from wives to mothers, mothers to grandmothers. Women are constantly evolving into a new role…a beautiful, challenging role. Much like our titles, our spiritual lives transform as well. While always a student of the […]

Pigeon Forge Fall Rod Run

Automotive swap meet along with car show inside the LeConte Event Center and outside the venue. Cash giveaways for show cars and celebrity guests! Trophies, plaques, and special awards for car winners!

Pigeon Forge Bluegrass Festival

The Pigeon Forge Bluegrass Festival is a first-class production featuring an all-star lineup of some of the nation’s top Bluegrass talent! Make plans now to come out to the LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge for great music and fun.

National Quartet Convention 2024

Gospel Music’s largest annual event drawing 40,000 people from over 40 states and a half dozen countries to a week-long Gospel Music festival, featuring the very best in the world of traditional Gospel Music.

Women of Joy 2024

Are you ready for the best weekend ever?  Hear the best in Christian speakers and music artists at Women of Joy.  At this three-day event, you will experience spiritual rejuvenation through Bible based teaching and worship like you’ve never experienced before.  Women of Joy is uplifting, fun, and a time to make memories with friends.  […]

Celebrators 2024

Every season come with reasons to celebrate.  Join us at the 2024 Celebrators Conference in Pigeon Forge as we celebrate seasons past and present with good music, great Bible based preaching, and the sweet spirit of friendship.  With the best Bible teachers in the world, this four-day event will leave you inspired and challenged.

Hearts on Fire Youth Conference

Looking forward to our 37th year of Hearts on Fire.  Make plans now to join us at the beautiful LeConte Event Center in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.  As always, the conference ministers to middle school, high school, and college age singles but not limited by age.  Our purpose is to fan the flames within the hearts […]


Join us for a whole weekend celebrating pop culture and anime!  Meet your favorite celebrities, cosplay your favorite characters, enter our game tournaments, participate in many of our events and much more!  This will be our 12th year in 2024!

The Cheer Tour

All Deep South and Cheer Tour Events are excited to be awarding PAID and AT LARGE BIDS to The Allstar World Championship presented by The Open Series!

Strength to Stand December Conference 2024

Strength to Stand exists to proclaim Jesus to a generation of students searching for identity, purpose, and hope.  For over 35 years, we’ve been utilizing evangelistic events to fulfill our mission-starting with a single conference in 1987.  Over the years God has graciously blessed our ministry, and we’ve grown into multiple conferences, summer camps, a […]