National Fudge Day 2018 – The Smoky Mountains is the Place to Be!

It’s the holiday to hold every sweet tooth and holiday candy lover over until Halloween and Christmas: National Fudge Day! Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg are the places to be during this delectable day celebrating something that the Smoky Mountains does so well. CREAMY FUDGE – every flavor you can imagine – waits in candy stores and shops all around the…

School’s Out for Summer – Head to the Smoky Mountains!

Between the constant testing, the endless homework, and reoccurring fight to get out of bed each day, to say the kids are elated to be out of school for the summer is an understatement. Now that the end of the year testing has taken its toll on the kids, they deserve a much-needed escape to the perfect destination with tons…

Snow Tubing in the Summer? Yes, please!

You are watching the kids laugh and play in the snow, race down white slopes on snow tubes, and build snowmen… in July? In the Smoky Mountains, it is wintertime all the time at Pigeon Forge Snow, the first facility of its kind in the country! During your stay in a Cabins for YOU cabin, you have a rare opportunity…

Break Out at The Escape Game & Delve Into True Crime at Alcatraz

It’s easy to say from your theater seat, “I would definitely have known better to do that,” or, “I could get out of that sticky situation, easy!” Well, it’s time to prove it! The Escape Game in Pigeon Forge is a one-of-a-kind attraction constructed by talented artists, carpenters, designers, and tech experts behind 5 totally unique escape narratives. Located at…

Plan the Best Father’s Day Ever For the Best Dad

Think about this: your dad has spent years of wiping tears. He wiped tears from your chubby baby cheeks. He wiped tears when you fell while learning to ride a bike, playing sports, or being a commonly difficult little human being. He wiped tears after your first big heartbreak whether it was over a boy, a girl, or a failure….

Get Cheesy at 5 Top Touristy Attractions in the Smokies

While Cinco de Mayo, Mother’s Day, and Memorial Day usually get all the holiday spotlight during the month of May, there is a fun day devoted to all those detour side-of-the-road attractions and destination cities! May 7, National Tourism Day, quietly goes unnoticed because, hey, we don’t really need a reason to want to vacation. However, while visiting Pigeon Forge…

Already Longing for Summer in the Smokies? Check out What Events are Coming Up!

The cold weather most people are facing right now is unacceptable! Walking outside is almost like torture, and any movie or picture that depicts a beach makes us tear up a bit. While you can’t do anything to change the weather, you can do something to help cheer you up during this last month after such a long, cold winter!…

2018 Spring Rod Run Car Show in Pigeon Forge Brings Classics and More

The low hums grow louder and the rumbling of engines lightly shake the ground beneath your feet – it’s that time of year again… the 2018 Spring Rod Run classic car show! Aisles upon aisles of the most iconic automobiles from the past century park and pop the hoods to show off shiny rebuilt engines to match their glistening body…

5 Ways to Kick Off the 2017 holiday season in Pigeon Forge!

Take down the Halloween decorations and break out the tree and the lights, because it’s officially the most wonderful time of the year! It does not take much to get me excited for the tinsel, Christmas music, beautiful lights, and those giant blow-up Christmas characters that hold a love-hate relationship in all our hearts. Sometimes, however, other people in our…

Picnic in the Park (and more!) this Fall in Pigeon Forge

It’s that time of year again … cooler weather, changing leaves, football games, pumpkin spice lattes. Yes, we’re talking about fall! And what better place to spend a weekend (or two or three) this fall than in Pigeon Forge? You won’t find better weather or prettier scenery than right here in the Great Smoky Mountains, so go ahead and book…