Spring Roads and Rivers Day
Mar
23
9:00 AM09:00

Spring Roads and Rivers Day

Our bi-annual county-wide litter pick-up. Litter clean up supplies are provided. Simply dress for the weather and come out to help clean Sevier County at any of these nine registration locations!

REGISTRATION SITES:
- Sevierville Primary School
- Little Pigeon River with American Eagle Foundation
(Across from Highland Union Bank, 113 Hardin Lane, Sevierville)
- Valley View Baptist Church
(2219 Little Cove Rd. Wears Valley)
- Wyndham Great Smokies Lodge
- Seymour First Baptist Church
- 4-H Office
(752 Old Knoxville Highway)
- Gatlinburg Welcome Center on The Spur
(Must be age 12 and Up, 1 Parent/Guardian per participant under 18)
- The Island
- Douglas Lake/Allensville Road
(TVA Boat Ramp)

For more information contact: kshanda@keepsevierbeautiful.org or call (865) 774-6677

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Apr
13
8:00 AM08:00

Extreme Household Cleanup Event

  • Sevierville Municipal Complex Parking Lot (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The annual Extreme Household Clean Up is an event hosted by Keep Sevier Beautiful to collect household hazardous waste from Sevier County residents so their waste can be disposed of responsibly and in an environmentally friendly way. The 2019 event will be held on Saturday, April 13th at the Sevierville Municipal Parking Lot from 8 am – 1 pm.

More information on acceptable and unacceptable items will be announced soon!

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Great Smoky Mountain Spur Cleanup
Jan
24
9:00 AM09:00

Great Smoky Mountain Spur Cleanup

Keep Sevier Beautiful is hosting another cleanup on the Spur in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park! Come out and volunteer to show your support in keeping the environment litter free! Litter pick up supplies will be provided so just come dressed for the weather! Please be sure to park in the upper parking lot to allow visitors parking directly outside the welcome center. Lunch will be provided by Salsarita’s and the first 100 volunteers will receive a free t-shirt from Threds!

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Great Smoky Mountain Spur Cleanup
Jan
10
9:00 AM09:00

Great Smoky Mountain Spur Cleanup

Come join Keep Sevier Beautiful and volunteer to cleanup the litter along the Spur in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. We are meeting at the Gatlinburg Welcome Center (1101 Banner Road, Gatlinburg TN 37738) to sign in by 8:30am and then cleanup from 9:00am-12:00pm. We will provide litter pick up supplies such as safety vests, gloves, litter pickers, and trash bags. Come out and help clean up the park in this time of need!

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Wears Valley Fall Fest
Oct
19
to Oct 21

Wears Valley Fall Fest

  • 3179 Wears Valley Road Sevierville, TN, 37862 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come join us as we celebrate our 5th Annual Wears Valley Fall Fest!

What do you get when you take the Smoky Mountains encased in brilliant fall colors,  crafters, entertainers, interactive activities, and Keep Sevier Beautiful?  A one-of-a-kind Fall Fest that you won’t want to miss!

Wears Valley Fall Fest offers three full days of family fun.  Families will find traditional elements such as pumpkins, crafts, incredible southern food and of course – entertainment!  

The Fall Fest will open 10 am - 6 pm Friday & Saturday.  On Sunday, the Fest will be open from 10 am - 4 pm.

With this being Keep Sevier Beautiful’s largest annual fundraiser, we need all hands on deck from our incredible volunteers! Ready to join the crew? Visit wearsvalleyfallfest.com to sign up today!

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Little Pigeon River Cleanup
Jun
15
10:00 AM10:00

Little Pigeon River Cleanup

DID YOU KNOW...

There are multiple wild eagle nests throughout Sevierville that have been highly impacted by discarded fishing equipment. The American Eagle Foundation had to perform several interventions to ensure the safety of eaglets due to the presence of fishing debris in their nest just this year.

COME JOIN US TO HELP BY CLEANING UP THE LITTLE PIGEON RIVER!

WHEN: Friday, June 15th 2018 9:00am-12:00pm

WHERE: Sevierville Greenway Parking Lot
across from Highland Union Bank @ 113 Hardin Ln, Sevierville, TN 37862

WHAT: Wear close-toed shoes and long pants and dress for the weather!
CONTACT: Kay Shanda, KSB Program Coordinator (865) 774-6677 kshanda@keepsevierbeautiful.org

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Extreme Household Cleanup Event
Apr
14
8:00 AM08:00

Extreme Household Cleanup Event

The annual Extreme Household Clean Up is an event hosted by Keep Sevier Beautiful to collect household hazardous waste from residents to be disposed of properly. The 2018 event will be held on Saturday, April 14th at the Sevierville Municipal Parking Lot from 8 am – 1 pm.

For more information contact Lisa Bryant  at (865)774-6677 or lbryant@keepsevierbeautiful.org

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Appalachian Homecoming
May
12
5:00 PM17:00

Appalachian Homecoming

  • Wilderness Wildlife Week- Patriot Park (map)
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Appalachian homecoming

Keep Sevier Beautiful is selling meal tickets for this year's Wilderness Wildlife Week's Appalachian Homecoming. 

Friday, May 12th from 5-6:30 p.m.

Meal provided by The Old Mill.

Advance tickets are $15 or you can purchase at the door for $20. 

All proceeds benefit Keep Sevier Beautiful and Releaf the Smokies. To purchase a ticket or for more information, contact lbryant@keepsevierbeautiful.org or you can call (865)774-6677.

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Extreme Household Cleanup Event
Apr
29
8:00 AM08:00

Extreme Household Cleanup Event

The annual Extreme Household Clean Up is an event hosted by Keep Sevier Beautiful to collect household hazardous waste from residents to be disposed of properly. The 2017 event will be held on Saturday, April 29th at the Sevierville Municipal Parking Lot from 8 am – 1 pm.

We will be accepting:

Automotive And Marine Products
Oil & fuel additives
Grease and rust solvents, naval jelly
Carburetor and fuel injector cleaners
Starter fluids
Body putty
Antifreeze & Coolant
Gasoline

Home Maintenance/Improvement Products
Used Strippers and thinners
Adhesives
Driveway sealant
Roofing tar
Wallpaper remover
Paints, stains and varnishes

Home Lawn and Garden Products
Pesticides and fertilizers
Wood preservatives

Medical / Biological
Needles & sharps (in puncture-proof) container

Miscellaneous
Electronics
Pool chemicals
Photo processing chemicals
Medications/Drugs
Aerosols/Compressed Gas
Mercury thermostats and thermometers
Fluorescent tubes
Compact fluorescent bulbs
Rechargeable batteries
Helium/Propane Tanks

UNACCEPTABLE ITEMS

Medical/Biological
Infectious wastes
Dead animals
Any waste from a Dr.’s office, Clinic or Veterinarian Clinic

Explosives/Ammunition
Fireworks
Military Ordnance
Gun powder
Ammunition

Radioatives
Smoke detectors
Radium paint

Business/Institutional Waste
No businesses large or small
No colleges, schools or hospitals
No home improvement or painting contractors
No agribusiness

Miscellaneous
Empty containers of any kind
Automotive gas tanks
Laboratory chemicals
Cooking oil
Alkaline batteries (may be thrown away in trash)

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