If you plan to visit Pigeon Forge or the Smoky Mountains in November or December then be sure to check out the Smoky Mountain Christmas at Dollywood to experience an incredible "Smoky Mountain Christmas" filled with mountain music, 4 million dazzling lights, gorgeous decorated trees, yummy goodies, and more! The mixture of shows, costumes, music, parade, etc provide a Christmas experience that you won't find anywhere else in the Smokies. We'll show you why!
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The popular Island in Pigeon Forge has been adding some excellent restaurants, attractions, and stores but now they are adding one of the most exciting hotels to the Smokies in 2014...Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Island Hotel! This Margaritaville hotel will be one of the very few in the entire world offering a tropical experience right in the heart of the Smokies...so if you love the mountains and the Caribbean, then the Margaritaville Hotel in Pigeon Forge, TN is the perfect place for … [Continue Reading...]
For the very first time in the history of Pigeon Forge, moonshine is legally being sold and ushering in a whole new era in the Smokies as the Pigeon Forge Ole Smoky Moonshine distillery, store, and tasting bar is now open at The Island in Pigeon Forge. The Ole Smoky Moonshine Gatlinburg location opened in 2010 and has become America's most visited distillery and the brand has exploded in popularity becoming the leading distiller of premium moonshine in the United States. The Ole Smoky Moonshine … [Continue Reading...]
Fall is the favorite season for numerous people who visit or live in Pigeon Forge, and it's easy to see why once you experience it! The numerous Pigeon Forge fall events combined with the natural beauty of the fall foliage colors and warm, southern hospitality come together to create a season like no other. To help you enjoy fall in Pigeon Forge, we've put together a list below of the most popular 2014 fall events in Pigeon Forge, TN leading up to the Winterfest Kickoff in November.
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Pigeon Forge is about to be home to a brand new restaurant that is sure to quickly become one of the most popular places to eat in the Smokies! Paula Deen is coming to "butter people up" in the Smokies by opening a restaurant at The Island in Pigeon Forge. The original opening date was scheduled to be in late summer 2014, but they revised their plan to add more seating and kitchen space which pushed the opening date to this winter according to their facebook page. At the end of September, the … [Continue Reading...]
The Fall Grand Rod Run in Pigeon Forge, TN is one of the "big 3" car shows that takes place in Pigeon Forge each year....the other two being the Spring Grand Rod Run and Shades of the Past. This Pigeon Forge Fall rod run 2014 is one of the most popular car shows in Pigeon Forge simply because of the cooler weather, lack of summertime visitors, and the slight chance of seeing some fall colors start to show! This Pigeon Forge rod run features thousands of hot rods and muscle cars of a years, … [Continue Reading...]
The 2014 Shades of the Past car show in Pigeon Forge, TN is one of the largest annual car shows that takes place in Pigeon Forge Tennessee each year around Labor Day. The 2014 Shades of the Past car show will be held September 5-6 at Dollywood's Splash Country, which has proven to be an excellent venue for this extremely popular Pigeon Forge car show! To help you prepare for this incredible Pigeon Forge car show, we've put together this ultimate guide to provide details on location, lodging, … [Continue Reading...]
Possibly one of the most-asked questions that Pigeon Forge locals get all the time is "Where is the best place to eat in Pigeon Forge?". It can be daunting trying to choose among the numerous Pigeon Forge restaurants up and down the parkway, which ends up leaving many people choosing the safe route and picking a chain restaurant they have had before. Going the safe route is...well..safe, but it sure isn't fun! If you want to eat at the best Pigeon Forge restaurants without hitting a single … [Continue Reading...]
The Tennessee Tax Free Weekend historically begins at 12:01am on the first Friday in August and ends at midnight the following Sunday meaning the 2014 Tax free weekend in Tennessee would be held August 1-3. During the tax free weekend, numerous items can be purchased without having to pay sales tax. The items include clothing under $100 per item, school and school art supplies under $100 per item, and computers under $1,500. The tax exemption not only applies to items purchased within stores, … [Continue Reading...]
Each year, Pigeon Forge honors members of our nation's military and first-responders with the Celebrate Freedom event that lasts throughout the entire month of August. Numerous Pigeon Forge businesses participate in honoring these individuals with Pigeon Forge discounts for veterans, active military, police officers, firefighters and other emergency responders. If you have ever wondered about getting Pigeon Forge military discounts, veteran discounts, etc then August is absolutely the best month … [Continue Reading...]