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Titanic Museum Attraction in Pigeon Forge To Host 2nd Annual Authors’ Week

Titanic on the oceanThe RMS Titanic is by far one of the most well-known ships to have ever sailed on the Atlantic Ocean. What keeps this iconic vessel fresh in our minds is the incredible stories that both it and its passengers left behind. To honor these stories, the Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge is hosting its second annual Author’s Week March 29-April 5.

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Also in honor of these stories, Visit My Smokies and the Titanic Museum have partnered together to give one lucky family free tickets to the Pigeon Forge attraction, as well as a signed copy of the author’s works. Don’t forget to fill out our entry form below for a chance to win!

What is Authors’ Week?

There have been hundreds of books written and published about the RMS Titanic. The 2nd Annual Author’s Week at Titanic will feature 9 of these talented authors whose stories cover everything from facts about the ship to the life and history of its brave passengers. Writers present at this year’s Authors’ Week include:

  • Lee Merideth (March 29-March 30)
  • 12-year-old Luke Copas (March 29-April5)
  • June McCash (March 29-April 5)
  • Yvonne Lehman (March 29-March 30)
  • Titanic passenger descendent Lynn Sanford (March 29-April 1)
  • Lisa & Ken Marks (March 30-April 1)
  • Penelope Carlevato (March 30-April 5)
  • Allan Wold (March 31-April 1)
  • Cheryl Mure & Cassie Jones (March 31-April 1)
  • Edward Walker (April 1-April 4)

Authors will be present from 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. on their respective days. To find a list of works by these authors, please visit the Titanic Museum’s website.

Enter to Win!

In honor of Authors’ Week, and thanks to our friends at the Titanic Museum Attraction in Pigeon Forge, Visit My Smokies is giving away a Family Pass to the attraction as well as signed author books. To enter to win this exciting prize, please fill out the entry form below. The winners will be announced on March 24.


Ticket Information:

Admission for this year’s Authors’ Week is included with ticket purchase to the Pigeon Forge attraction. Regular prices are $24.11 for adults and $11.14 for children ages 5-12. Kids, 4 years of age and younger, are free.

Before you visit, be sure to print off our coupon for the Titanic Museum and receive 10% off your total merchandise purchase by visiting our Smoky Mountain coupons page.

Other Exciting Smoky Mountain Events

For more information about other upcoming Smoky Mountain events, be sure to check out our area events calendar under the What to Do tab on our website. Also, if you are looking for a place to stay after your next visit to the Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge, Visit My Smokies offers families and guests a wide range of relaxing vacation lodging options on our website. Simply click the the Where to Stay tab on our homepage for a list of all the cozy places to stay in the Smoky Mountains.