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5 of the Funniest Comedy Shows in Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge is well-known for its family-friendly theaters. The many theaters in the area offer a variety of shows, some of which are centered around music, magic, or animal acts. Most of the shows incorporate some comedy into their acts, but there are a few that focus on hilarious antics that are sure to have you laughing out loud. Here’s a list of some of the best and funniest comedy shows in Pigeon Forge that you won’t want to miss!

1. The Comedy Barn

One of the most popular comedy shows in Pigeon Forge is The Comedy Barn. This show has been voted the funniest show in the Smokies, and it is the most successful and most attended comedy theater in the world! The Comedy Barn delights visitors with a unique brand of clean, family-friendly comedy. You’ll get to enjoy a variety of fun and hilarious acts, including jokes, ventriloquism, juggling, magic, barnyard animals, live music, and dancing. Audience participation is encouraged and is a big part of what makes this show such a hit!

2. Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Feud

Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Feud in Pigeon ForgeAnother one of the funniest comedy shows in Pigeon Forge is the Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Feud. At this dinner show, you get to become part of the longest-running feud in history between the Hatfields and McCoys. As the families try to settle their differences mountain-style, you’ll witness lots of singing, dancing, hilarious antics, stunts, and feats of strength. This show even includes divin’ dogs and divin’ hillbillies in the swimmin’ hole. During the show, you’ll feast on an all-you-can-eat Southern meal with favorites like fried chicken, creamy soup, pulled pork, mashed potatoes, and Granny’s Famous Specialty Dessert.

3. Red Skelton Tribute Theater

If you’re looking for a classic comedy show in Pigeon Forge, take a trip down memory lane with Brian Hoffman at the Red Skelton Tribute Theater. Brian Hoffman’s Remembering Red – A Tribute to Red Skelton is a hilarious show that re-lives comedy from the 50s, 60s, and early 70s. Watch and laugh as Brian performs many of Red Skelton’s famous characters and one-man skits. This clean comedy show is appropriate for all ages and will especially resonate with visitors who remember Red Skelton. 

4. The Great Smoky Mountain Murder Mystery Dinner Show

The Great Smoky Mountain Murder Mystery Dinner Show in Pigeon ForgeOne of the most unique comedy shows in Pigeon Forge is The Great Smoky Mountain Murder Mystery Dinner Show. At this hilarious dinner show, you’ll watch a comedy murder mystery while enjoying a delicious three course meal. Three different murder mystery shows are rotated throughout the week, so you can choose to attend your favorite. Whether you attend Moonshine Murders, Who Shot The Sheriff, or Killer Prom, you just might “Laugh ‘Til You Die!” This is an interactive show, and the whole audience is encouraged to participate.

5. Pigeon Forge Redneck Tour

Are you looking to laugh your way through the Smokies? Pigeon Forge Redneck Tours is a one-of-a-kind comedy tour in Pigeon Forge. This bus ride will keep you thoroughly entertained with humor and catchy tunes as you make your way to various stops in the Smoky Mountains. The tour embarks from Lumberjack Square in Pigeon Forge and travels through town and into Gatlinburg. Featured stops on the tour include Ole Smoky Moonshine’s The Holler and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. This is a fun and unique way to explore the area and have plenty of laughs!

More Must-See Shows in the Smoky Mountains

These are some of the funniest comedy shows in Pigeon Forge that you won’t want to miss! Are you looking for more entertaining shows to attend during your vacation? Pigeon Forge and neighboring Gatlinburg are home to a number of fantastic magic shows! Check out this guide to all the best magic shows in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg to see some of the country’s most skilled magicians and illusionists!