WinterFest Smoky Style

This is it – the big weekend. We will be in the Maggie Valley Festival Grounds all day Saturday for WinterFest Smoky Style.

Winter Fest Logo

Deliveries started arriving at the Festival Grounds Thursday and much more will arrive on Friday (including our own S-RV for our maximum comfort).

Festival Grounds

Bleachers were being set up and the sled dog demonstration path being prepared.

The comfort of the most important guests is of prime concern.

Sled Dog straw

Special Sled Dog straw being stacked for the most important guests.

And we are really looking forward to seeing the truly big dogs, the competitors in the International Weight Pull Association Sanctioned Competition.


Weights being delivered.

We will be reporting from the Festival Grounds over the weekend so will have lots of great stories to tell. We hope everyone within driving distance comes on out to Maggie Valley, NC, for a terrific weekend. (P.S. – The weather forecast is for a sunny and pleasant Saturday).


Time to get everyone organized for the weekend.


  1. KJ Pierson on February 28, 2015 at 1:57 am

    Hope you all have a great time! And I guess the humans too 🙂

  2. Mom 'n Ice on February 27, 2015 at 3:24 pm

    Mom sez: Would soooooo love to be there for what sounds like being a great weekend. And you get to enjoy it from the comfort of your own accommodations. How lucky you are! A “quiet place” to get away from it all when it gets too overwhelming. Have a wonderful weekend, all you Herd members, both four-and-two-legged!

  3. Golden Daily Scoop on February 27, 2015 at 12:17 pm

    Wow, that sounds like fun. Can’t wait to hear all about it!

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