Don’t settle for a boring vacation the next time you visit Pigeon Forge. Add one of our favorite Pigeon Forge attractions to your travel itinerary and you will be well on your way to enjoying an exciting and memorable experience.
If you love roller coasters, good food, entertaining music and scenic mountain views, then you are sure to love visiting the Dollywood amusement park in Pigeon Forge. With over 30 years of family-friendly entertainment under their belt, the staff here is one of the best in the area. Their goal is to make sure that your visit there is as fun and enjoyable as possible.
To make your trip even better, make sure you visit during one of the many festivals the amusement park hosts throughout the year, including Great American Summer, Festival of Nations, Smoky Mountain Christmas, Barbeque & Bluegrass, and the National Southern Gospel & Harvest Celebration.
Location: 2700 Dollywood Parks Blvd.
For Repeatedly voted the #1 show in Pigeon Forge, Country Tonite is best-known for its strong country ballads, gospel tunes, and talented musicians. We guarantee you will not be disappointed if you spend an evening or two here.
The best part is, if you book your tickets online, you and your family or group will save $5 off your tickets if you reserve them from the attraction’s website. Children 12 and under are admitted for free.
Location: 129 Showplace Blvd.
3. Comedy Barn
It’s all fun and games when you visit the Comedy Barn. One of the many popular Pigeon Forge attractions that feature an abundance of family-friendly comedy, this show includes magicians, jugglers, ventriloquists, and, of course, comedians.
There is also a slew of talented animals incorporated into the show, including trained pigs, parrots, house cats, dogs and a mini donkey. You won’t find that anywhere else in the area.
Location: 2775 Parkway
Considered the most exciting place to eat in the Smoky Mountains, Dixie Stampede is a perfect way for you and your friends or loved ones to enjoy a memorable evening during your vacation. Not only does the show feature a variety of trick horse riders, there is also a ton of musical entertainment, comedy and American patriotism built into the center of the show.
Don’t even get us started on the menu! For dinner, you will enjoy a whole rotisserie chicken, a hickory smoked barbecued pork loin, a cup of creamy vegetable soup, corn on the cob, herb-basted potato, and a biscuit for a side. The meal ends with a specialty dessert.
There is also a meatless dinner option available if you are vegetarian.
Recently, Dixie Stampede unveiled a $2.5 million upgrade to their show. The new additions included a new theatrical system, updated choreography, and a new sound system. Altogether, the upgrades make for an incredibly fun and memorable evening.
Location: 3849 Parkway
5. Flyaway Indoor Skydiving
Have you ever wanted to learn how to fly? Well, now is your chance with Flyaway Indoor Skydiving, one of the most unique Pigeon Forge attractions in the area. Here, you and your family or group are invited to put on one of the attraction’s specialized suites and feel what it is like to hover above the ground thanks to the vertical wind tunnel.
If you want to continue your adventure, Flyaway also offers special classes to teach you how to skydive in real life. This means you can take your flying experience to a whole new level!
Location: 3106 Parkway
Remember all of those times your parents told you not to speed? Well, it’s time to forget all of that when you visit The Track in Pigeon Forge! Here, not only are you allowed to drive as fast as you can, it’s encouraged.
Outside of go-karts, The Track offers two exciting putt-putt courses, bumper cars, bungee jump, sky fall, and more! They even have a special Kids’ Zone where younger kids can race their own kart, without having to ride with someone else.
There is also a fun indoor arcade area where you and your family or group can go to escape the sun for a little while and earn tickets to cash in for a ton of cool prizes! Tickets don’t expire, so you can save up for an even better prize the next time you visit.
Location: 2575 Parkway
To discover even more fun and exciting places to visit during your next vacation to the area, check out the full list of all of our favorite Pigeon Forge attractions. From riding stables to go kart tracks, this list has everything you need to plan a memorable vacation.