If you love the beauty of the wildlife in the Smoky Mountains, you’re going to love spending time at Parrot Mountain Pigeon Forge. This one-of-a-kind attraction is a must-visit. It has something for everyone, from children to seniors. Not only will you get to see beautiful birds, but you'll get to interact with them while you're captivated by the beauty of this attraction in the Smoky Mountains. To help you plan your visit, we've created a guide to what you need to know before you visit Parrot Mountain in Pigeon Forge.
Summer always seems to go by way too quickly! Pretty soon it will be time for back to school shopping and Friday night football games. However, before you pack away your summer adventure spirit, we at Visit My Smokies have put together a list of the top 6 things to do in the Smoky Mountains before summer ends.
If you’ve visited The Island in Pigeon Forge in the last 10 years, you’ve certainly noticed the iconic Great Smoky Mountain Wheel looming large over the park! This unforgettable attraction is celebrating its 10-year anniversary this month, so we’re taking a closer look at why it continues to captivate travelers and families seeking a memorable adventure in the mountains and some of the changes that have happened around it since its debut in 2013!
Pigeon Forge, TN is home to a number of attractions that are a bit unusual, but in the best way possible! These fun destinations offer one-of-a-kind experiences that you won’t find anywhere else. To help you make the most of your next vacation, Visit My Smokies has put together a guide to the top 10 unusual things to do in Pigeon Forge and the surrounding area.
There’s a new dinner show in town! That’s right– a full camp supper is now available at Paula Deen’s Lumberjack Feud in Pigeon Forge! Affordable, clean comedy, family fun, AND a delicious BBQ dinner? That sounds like a no-brainer for families looking for something to do on their summer vacation! Here’s everything you need to know about the new dinner show option at this action-packed family show!
There’s much more to Dollywood than just thrilling rides! Among all the roller coasters and fun things to do at Dollywood, you’ll find several hands-on experiences that your children are going to love taking part in! This Pigeon Forge adventure park is full of unique craft experiences that allow your little ones to experience the Smoky Mountains in a hands-on manner. These activities are both educational and full of fun that your child won’t soon forget. Here are 5 hands-on experiences your kids will love at Dollywood:
Dollywood has working on a big expansion as part of a $500 million investment. Part of this expansion includes a record-breaking new attraction at the world-class theme park! Dreamer-in-Chief, Dolly Parton, visited the theme park on August 5th to make the official announcement about the new Dollywood roller coaster, and now, that ride is officially open to the public! Here's everything we know about the new addition to Dollywood in 2023, Big Bear Mountain:
When you’re planning a vacation in the Smokies you’ll want everyone to have a good time and that includes the little ones. There are a lot of activities in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg that the whole family can do. Most attractions allow children 3 and under to get in free with the purchase of an adult ticket. You’ll be able to save money while also creating a vacation itinerary that everyone loves. Here are 6 things to do with toddlers in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg.
A trip to the Smoky Mountains isn’t complete without your family by your side! If you own a four-legged friend, you know that they are just as much a part of the family as anyone else. Instead of having to hassle with finding a pet sitter while you are away, why not bring your furry friend with you to the Smoky Mountains? You will find that there are all sorts of things that they can join in on, including hiking trails, delicious restaurants, and some of the most popular activities in the area. Here are 5 pet-friendly attractions in the Smoky Mountains to visit with your pup:
If you have ever been to Pigeon Forge, you know there is no shortage of incredible entertainment. Between the hilarious comedy shows, tasty dinner shows, and marvelous live performances, you will be entertained for the duration of your vacation. There is also a new show that is open six days a week right on the Parkway! Here is everything you need to know about the new variety show in Pigeon Forge:
Pigeon Forge, TN is well known as one of America’s very best family vacation hubs. However, our Smoky Mountain city is also a wonderful destination for adults! Whether you’re in town with a group of friends or you’re enjoying a couple’s escape, Pigeon Forge is jam-packed with fun attractions and activities that you’re sure to love. To help you make the most of your next getaway, Visit My Smokies has put together a guide to five awesome things to do in Pigeon Forge for adults.
There are plenty of options available when looking at Dollywood ticket prices for you and your group. You are able to get Dollywood tickets for one day, multiple days and even season passes for all year long. Dollywood and Dolly’s Splash Country can provide you with the family fun experience you’re looking for while enjoying your stay in Pigeon Forge.
Have you ever wondered what it feels like to soar through the sky? If you are looking for an exciting thrill ride, there is no better place to be than in the Smoky Mountains! Throughout the Smokies, you will find all sorts of incredible attractions, including a few that will lift you high off the ground! Here are 6 rides in Pigeon Forge where you can fly through the skies:
There are big things happening at Dollywood in 2023! On top of bringing new attractions like the Big Bear Mountain roller coaster, Dollywood plans to add more operating days, adjust the season pass options, and more! This is going to be the biggest season yet at this beloved Smoky Mountain theme park! Are you interested in learning more about the new changes at Dollywood and the future of the theme park? Here is what’s new in Dollywood for 2023:
If you’ve ever visited Pigeon Forge, or ever even heard of the area, chances are, you’ve also heard of Dollywood. To help you be more prepared for your visit to Dollywood this year, we’ve put together all of the information you need about Dollywood hours, the Dollywood schedule, festival information and even a few ways to save money. Read our guide to the Dollywood schedule and Dollywood hours below: