We are now officially less than two months away from Christmas. If you're planning to go out of town for the holidays, have you solidified your plans?

The Smoky Mountains will be a very welcoming destination with all you'll be able to see and do in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge.

I can't remember who it is with whom I was having this discussion, but he told me that Christmas is the region's busiest time of year.

With a list of events like these, it's little wonder:

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[SOURCE: Gatlinburg.com, PigeonForge.com]