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Great Smoky Mountains Museum

WEBSITE LINK TO THE MUSEUM IS IN BOLD GREEN PRINT Have you ever wondered what life for the early settlers of the Smokies was like? Find out for yourself at The Great Smoky Mountain Heritage Center. With fascinating exhibits and a reconstructed mountain village, this Smoky Mountain museum offers one of the most informative attractions in … Read more

Forge Your Own Knife

(WEBSITE LINKS IN BOLD PRINT) Iron Mountain Metal Craft Iron Mountain Metal Craft strives to preserve and pass on the knowledge, art, and skills of working metal including blacksmithing & blade-smithing. The passion for metal-smithing is shared with the public. Education is their primary goal. Iron Mountain Metal Craft sponsors a variety of skill and … Read more

SAMPLE OF RESTAURANTS IN PIGEON FORGE AND GATLINBURG

(WEBSITE LINKS ARE IN BOLD PRINT) The Smoky Mountain area is home to some of the very best restaurants in East Tennessee. With hundreds of eateries to choose from, it can be hard to decide. We suggest eating where the locals eat. The are local favorite restaurants in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. Pottery House Cafe … Read more

ITALIAN RESTAURANTS IN THE SMOKY MOUNTAINS

(WEBSITE LINKS ARE IN BOLD PRINT) If you’re craving Italian, there are plenty of places for you to try. From pizza and pasta to calzones and strombolis, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Here are some Italian restaurants in the Smoky Mountains that you are sure to love. Taste of Italy Taste of Italy is for … Read more

Smoky Mountains Legends

(WEBSITE LINKS ARE IN BOLD PRINT) Supernatural tales and myths. The Smoky Mountains are full of them. Smoky Mountains Gold Mine Here’s the story of Perry Shults and the lost Smoky Mountains gold mine. Somewhere in upper Greenbrier Cove near Webb Creek during the time of the Civil War, Shults discovered a shallow streak of … Read more

Halloween Events and Activities

(WEBSITE LINKS ARE IN BOLD PRINT) At Halloween, we can all look forward to spooky thrills, trips to pumpkin patches, and the beautiful sight of the leaves changing their color. The Smoky Mountains are a spectacular place to spend the fall season and Halloween. Pigeon Forge Community Center Halloween Party This family-friendly Halloween party at … Read more

Hikes with the Best Views

(WEBSITE LINKS ARE IN BOLD PRINT) Andrews Bald Andrews Bald has an elevation of 5,920 feet, making it the highest grassy bald in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The mountain is one of two grassy balds maintained in the range by the park service. The other is Gregory Bald, in the western Smokies. The … Read more

Dollywood’s Splash Country

(WEBSITE LINK IN BOLD PRINT) Dollywood’s Splash Country is open from Memorial Day through Labor Day every year. Enjoy all the slides, rides and thrills. This Pigeon Forge water park also has dining opportunities and entertainment, on 35 acres adjacent to the main Dollywood amusement and theme park. Splash Country offers water slides such as … Read more

December Activities

December is truly a beautiful time of year to visit Pigeon Forge and the Smoky Mountains. Cool weather, Christmas lights, and special events to make something your family will remember for a lifetime. The Smoky Mountains at Christmas is one of the best Christmas destinations in the nation. Beautiful Winter Weather Chilly weather is ideal … Read more

Smoky Mountain Fall Activities

(WEBSITE LINKS ARE IN BOLD PRINT) See A Smoky Mountain Fall Festival This gorgeous time of year offers fall events in the Great Smoky Mountains. Here are just a few of fall festivals you can enjoy in the Smokies! Dollywood Harvest Festival – In October, Dollywood is decorated to celebrate harvest time. You can enjoy gospel … Read more

Beyond the Lens!

(WEBSITE LINK IN BOLD PRINT) Beyond the Lens! keeps your family entertained for hours. The attraction is virtual reality and that features hidden items that is only located through your phone app. There are countless things you never thought of to interact with. You can walk the red carpet with paparazzi taking your picture. How … Read more

Hollywood Star Cars Museum in Gatlinburg

(WEBSITE LINK IN BOLD PRINT) Movie buffs and car enthusiasts will enjoy the Hollywood Star Cars Museum in Gatlinburg. The Museum is located at 914 Parkway. This collection has more than 40 famous vehicles. View General Lee on TV’s “Dukes of Hazzard” to the original TV Batmobile. There’s also the newer Batmobile used in the … Read more

Things to Do in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg with Toddlers

(WEBSITE LINKS ARE IN BOLD PRINT) Planning a vacation with toddlers can be a tricky. This isn’t the case in the Smoky Mountains! Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg have a wide variety of toddler-friendly attractions. These activities are fun to do for kids who are older, too! Here is a guide to some of the best … Read more