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There are lots of great options for dining and shopping in Pigeon Forge, and one of the town’s top destinations for both is The Mountain Mile. But did you know that there are still plenty of shops and restaurants that are opening at The Mountain Mile all the time? From exciting shops that have recently opened their doors to those with upcoming openings, we’ve put together a list of some of the brand new dining and shopping options in Pigeon Forge that are opening at The Mountain Mile!

No matter how much time you have to spend in the Smoky Mountains, it never seems to be enough. Therefore, even a quick weekend getaway to the mountains is better than no trip at all. If you are only visiting for a few days, it is easy to become overwhelmed trying to make sure you hit all the highlights. In order to help with planning, here is a guide to the ultimate weekend in Pigeon Forge:

When you are planning a family vacation, you want to find things to do that your children will enjoy. Luckily, when you travel to the Smoky Mountains, there are an endless amount of thrilling shows and attractions for the whole family. We understand that you want to make it the perfect vacation, which is why we have put together this guide to the ultimate kid’s day in Pigeon Forge:

While it may be one of the country’s leading tourist destinations today, Pigeon Forge has a rich Appalachian history that dates back as early as the 1700’s. Next time you head towards the Smoky Mountains, make sure you stop by many of the historic sites in the area and try to imagine what Pigeon Forge looked like over a century ago. Here is the everything you need to know about the history of Pigeon Forge:

If you’ve ever been to Pigeon Forge, you’ve probably visited the Old Mill Square. This popular spot is full of rich history, including the operational grist mill that grinds corn and flour for the Old Mill Restaurant and Pottery House Cafe. If you’ve been to either of these restaurants, you’ve probably also seen the beautiful handmade pottery made by Pigeon River Pottery in Old Mill Square. We want to share the history of this artisan landmark with you. Keep reading to find out more about Pigeon River Pottery:

There’s a new mass transit center coming to Pigeon Forge! The Pigeon Forge City Commission recently approved the construction of the new center, and the project is expected to begin soon. We’ve gathered all the details on the new mass transit center in Pigeon Forge and tips for riding the Pigeon Forge Trolley.

People of all ages love visiting Pigeon Forge, so why not make it a permanent home once you retire? The magazine, "Where to Retire," named Pigeon Forge a top retirement destination. The city was profiled in their March/April 2020 issue in a feature titled “8 Cities for Hikers and Walkers.” We’ve got all the details on this recognition and why you should move to Pigeon Forge after retirement.

When you visit the Smoky Mountains, you can never go wrong with choosing to stay in Pigeon Forge! This bustling town is filled with opportunities for both relaxation and fun. Whether you’re visiting with your sweetheart, your family or a group of friends, you’ll love staying in Pigeon Forge. For more convincing, check out these 5 reasons to stay in Pigeon Forge on your vacation:

One of the questions we get asked often is, “When is the best time to visit Pigeon Forge?” The truth is, there’s never a bad time to vacation in Pigeon Forge! Depending on what you want to do during your trip, however, some months can be better than others. We’ve put together a guide of when the best times to visit Pigeon Forge are to help you decide when to plan your trip!

Winter is one of the best times to visit the Smoky Mountains! Christmas lights decorate the town in December, and snow-covered mountains can often be seen in the distance. When you’re planning a winter trip to Pigeon Forge, we bet you’re wondering what the weather might be like so you know what to pack and how to best prepare. To help, we’ve put together a guide of everything you need to know about Pigeon Forge weather in the winter.

If you’re looking for the perfect vacation destination for your family, plan a trip to Pigeon Forge! The Travel, a top site for travel news, recently named Pigeon Forge as one of the top vacation destinations in America that’s better than Disney World! We’ve got all the details on the recognition and why you should plan your family vacation to Pigeon Forge:

Pigeon Forge, Tennessee has been named the number 1 best weekend getaway for families in the United States by TODAY. It was chosen as number 1 since Pigeon Forge is central to the Southeastern United States and not very far to drive to. The article also mentions having plenty of activities designed for kids in Pigeon Forge, making it the perfect family getaway spot! To help you plan the perfect family weekend in Pigeon Forge, we’ve put together a guide of the best things to do, places to eat, and places to stay.

Pigeon Forge has been named to TripAdvisor’s "2019 Travelers’ Choice Award Winners for Destinations in the U.S." We’ve always known that Pigeon Forge is one of the best places to vacation, and now everyone else does too! Read on to learn more about the recognition from TripAdvisor and to find out why you should visit Pigeon Forge for your next vacation.