Are we the only ones who thought this past year flew by? Because everything happened so fast, you may have forgotten all the incredible things that happened in the Smokies. From new attractions and restaurants, to expansions of popular attractions, we experienced it all in 2021. To help jog your memory from the past year and to make sure you didn’t miss out on any of the excitement, we’ve made a list of the top 6 things you forgot happened in the Smoky Mountains in 2021!
Each new year brings new opportunities for fun and adventure in the Smoky Mountains. New shops, new restaurants, new attractions and new memories will be waiting for you in the Smokies in 2022! Need a reason to start planning your vacation already? Here are 5 new things to do in the Smoky Mountains in 2022 that you have to experience:
The number of dining options at Dollywood just got even bigger! The Pigeon Forge attraction has just unveiled new local food trucks in the park. Visitors can now taste their way through a variety of local chefs’ creations. We have all the details on Dollywood’s local food trucks, including what types of food you can expect.
Are you looking for a fun way to celebrate the holidays with your family and friends? Come enjoy Candy Christmas at Crave Golf Club in Pigeon Forge! This popular mini golf attraction transforms into a winter candy wonderland that is sure to get you in the holiday spirit. To help you learn more, we’ve gathered all the details about Candy Christmas at Crave and put them in one helpful guide for you!
We all know how fun Dollywood is! With roller coasters, musical performances and sweet treats everywhere, it’s a great vacation activity. But what do you do after you’ve explored all that Dollywood has to offer? Luckily for you, Pigeon Forge is filled with great attractions and entertainment! Here are 5 of the best things to do in Pigeon Forge as an alternative to Dollywood:
Are you ready to get into the holiday spirit? One of the best ways to do just that is to see one of the incredible Christmas shows in Pigeon Forge. One of our favorites is Paula Deen’s Lumberjack Feud Christmas Show! This fan-favorite show puts a holiday twist on its original show to provide guests with a one-of-a-kind experience. To help you learn more about it, we put together 5 reasons why we love the Christmas show at Paula Deen’s Lumberjack Feud!
Everyone knows about the thrilling rides and delicious restaurants at Dollywood. However, something you might not be as familiar with is all the amazing shopping opportunities inside the park. Whether you are looking for a souvenir to take home or the perfect gift for a loved one, there is something for everyone at one of these amazing stores. Here are 7 of the best places to go shopping at Dollywood:
Pigeon Forge just got its first year-round snowpark attraction! Rowdy Bear’s Smoky Mountain Snowpark offers the largest outdoor snow tubing hill in Tennessee! Visitors to this new attraction can experience snow tubing, a snow play area, a café and creamery, and so much more. We have all the details on the brand new Smoky Mountain Snowpark in Pigeon Forge:
If you’re visiting the Smoky Mountains in the winter, then you’re probably looking for fun activities you can only find during this time of year! One of the most popular things to do when it’s chilly out is snow tubing! While it doesn’t have to be snowing to enjoy sledding down a hill in an inner tube, you’ll still have a blast! Check out these top 3 places to go snow tubing in Tennessee in the Smokies.
Smoky Mountain Winterfest is one of the biggest celebrations in Sevier County, TN. The area is decorated with more than 5 million twinkling lights and Christmas displays. Did you know The Island in Pigeon Forge is hosting new Winterfest activities of its own? Learn more about what to expect when you visit the new Winterfest at The Island in Pigeon Forge this year: