People ride inflatable tubes down a run at Ober Gatlinburg. The recent snow and ice has been a boon to the Ober Gatlinburg ski resort and amusement park. Photo by Saul Young/News Sentinel
GATLINBURG, TN (News Sentinel) -
With frigid weather setting in sooner than expected, Ober Gatlinburg is offering a few events starting Friday to add some fun to the winter season.
Ober Gatlinburg will host its third Back in Blue Rail Jam skiing and snowboarding event Friday at the terrain features set up in the Ober Mountain Tubing Park with registration starting at 5 p.m. and a competition beginning at 7 p.m.
The event is free and will feature music, food, giveaways and a $1000 cash price to be divided up among the winners.