It’s Time for
the Gatlinburg Songwriter’s Festival
August 18-21, 2022!
Want to Play?
Many of you are songwriters and would like to apply to play our Showcase Rounds.
How? It's simple!
- Acquire annual membership. Once you are registered, a link to the application will be sent to the email address provided.
- Fill out the application and include your 2022 member number. Your member number will be the number we use to identify you throughout the year.
Note: All applications must be accompanied by your 2022 member number.
Submissions will begin being reviewed in January - June 2022.
Songwriters Spotlight with Bobby Tomberlin and Steve Dean
The Gatlinburg Songwriters Festival and the Historic Gatlinburg Inn will be hosting a Songwriters Spotlight even on Friday, January 28th, featuring songwriters Bobby Tomberlin and Steve Dean, each of whom has multiple number one song credits to his name. This intimate event includes a live performance, as well as a meet-and-greet with the performers, wine and appetizers.
The Gatlinburg Songwriter’s Festival is a three-day musical event and conference that takes place in and around the Great Smoky Mountains. There are nightly performances by “#1 Hit Songwriters” in intimate settings around the city as well as an opportunity for songwriters to perfect their craft, get advice, meet & write with industry leaders and more.