National Enquirer Attraction in Pigeon Forge Opening in May

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National Enquirer Live, a new attraction in Pigeon Forge, is opening this May! Located on the Parkway, this family-friendly attraction will bring the famous supermarket tabloid to life. We’ve got all the details on the new Pigeon Forge attraction and more attractions to be on the lookout for that are coming soon.

About National Enquirer Live in Pigeon Forge

Aerial view of the downtown Parkway in Pigeon Forge.This May, visitors will have a chance to experience a whole new attraction in Pigeon Forge. The National Enquirer Live will tell the story behind the story of the tabloid that created an industry, according to a news release about the attraction. It will bring its most famous and controversial stories to life in an immersive museum attraction. This 20,000 square-foot attraction will allow visitors to explore new National Enquirer exclusives on the stories that changed the course of history, including the JFK conspiracy and the biggest crimes of the past century. Robin Turner, a partner in FrontPage Attractions, said that the National Enquirer brand is strong as ever. They’re excited to take the stories off the page and bring them to life!

National Enquirer Live will be located at 2115 Parkway in Pigeon Forge.

Other New Attractions in Pigeon Forge

National Enquirer Live isn’t the only new attraction coming to Pigeon Forge! The area is welcoming plenty of new opportunities for fun in the coming months. Here are some of the best new attractions you have to look forward to:

woman shopping during Tennessee Tax Free WeekendMountain Mile & Tower Shops: The Mountain Mile & Tower Shops is expected to completely reshape the retail, restaurant, and attraction scene in Pigeon Forge. Located in the heart of Pigeon Forge, this retail and family entertainment development will be home to the Mountain Monster. The Mountain Monster will feature three rides from a 200-foot tower that overlooks the Smoky Mountains. While there is not an official opening date yet, the project is expected to be complete in 2020, with certain parts opening in 2019.

Pirates Voyage Dinner & Show: The Pirates Voyage Dinner & Show is expected to open in the spring of 2019 and bring more family fun to Pigeon Forge! This dinner show features Crimson and Sapphire pirates battling on deck, in the water, and in the air above their full-size pirate ship. There will be acrobatic competitions, live animals, music, and a pirate feast!

August Moon Drive-In: The August Moon Drive-In will offer a unique indoor drive-in movie experience. It will feature the largest non-IMAX movie screen in North America, as well as 40 classic cars, dozens of full-size trees, a panoramic starry sky, and a stunning moon glowing orange and red.

Dollywood sign in the summerWildwood Grove: Wildwood Grove is opening at Dollywood this May! This is the park’s largest expansion ever and includes days’ worth of family fun. It’s an opportunity to let your imagination run wild on family-friendly rides and play areas. Stop by Wildwood Creek, a place to splash around and cool off during warm weather, or hop on the Dragonflier, a family suspended roller coaster.

Flying Theater Experience at The Island: While you may have to wait a while longer for this experience, it will be well worth the wait! The flying theater ride at The Island in Pigeon Forge will combine a state-of-the-art ride with a custom film. You will get to experience the sounds, scents, and mists of an aerial adventure across the United States. This ride is expected to open in early 2020 in the heart of The Island.

More Attractions in Pigeon Forge

While you wait for all of these exciting attractions to open, spend time enjoying other things to do in the area! Check out all of the great attractions in Pigeon Forge and decide what you want to do during your vacation.


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