The holidays, while being acclaimed as the “most wonderful time of year,” can simultaneously be some of the most stressful moments building up to those family gatherings, holiday parties, and traveling. Transport your small family gathering or large group of friends to the Smoky Mountains for a stress-free and exciting holiday time for everyone! In a Pigeon Forge cabin, you won’t have to rearrange your house to accommodate extra guests and you will never have to worry about keeping everyone entertained as many of our cabins are packed with awesome amenities like hot tubs, large flatscreen TVs, game rooms, and even indoor pools!
While staying in your Pigeon Forge cabin will be a super-tempting escape from all the hectic holiday happenings, you definitely won’t want to miss out on the winter wonderland that’s taken over the Smoky Mountain cities Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, and Gatlinburg. Tour millions of lights for a holiday in the Smokies you won’t soon forget!
- Family Gatherings in Cozy Cabins
Laugh and drink as the clinking of glassware chimes play like a magical melody in the light of the fire after a rousing toast to family and good times. Instead of being spread out over multiple houses and hotels, meet everyone in a homey ” rel=”noopener” target=”_blank”>Pigeon Forge cabin where you can keep the family together without hassle. Easily prepare large family meals in the fully loaded kitchens and dine together in the shared common spaces in the open floor plans offered in many of our cabins. Lean slowly to and fro in the rocking chairs in full view of miles of wintry mountain peaks as you reconnect with family members and friends you love.
- Classics Come To Life
Mary leans over and places her newborn son into his hay-filled manger as the faint bells of nearby Christmas carols drift through the air just beyond the stage. The musical angelic voice beckons to George Bailey to remind him of his own purpose during the snowy holiday season in Dollywood’s live rendition of the 1946 film “It’s A Wonderful Life.” The soothing, hypnotic voices of a capella carolers carries your heart back to simple joys from childhood and a lost wonder of the most wonderful time of year. Let Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas engulf you and your family in a deep appreciation of the Christmas season as you watch graceful dancers, proficient actors, and mesmerizing singers bring all your favorite holiday theatrics to life.
- Miles of Decorations
Three cities at the edge of the Smoky Mountains, each boasting millions of lights, bring an entire dreamland of Christmas lights into existence during the Winterfest season. You will travel in wonder from each magical display to the next as you make your way down the main Parkways of Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, and Gatlinburg. Take your time and don’t miss any precious surprises while you and the family cuddle together on the most magical holiday trolley ride through Pigeon Forge. It’s a must when you spend the holidays in the Smokies!
- Warm Cocoa on Cold Nights
While you and the kids are studying the miles and miles of unparalleled holiday decorations, warm up your hands and hearts with delicious cups of hot cocoa from some the area’s quaint coffee shops. Sip on warm drinks inside Burg Coffee while relaxing from your holiday lights tour of Gatlinburg. Conveniently located in the midst of the Christmas dreamland draped across the downtown area, take a short detour off of the main Parkway for a quick warmup session before heading back out to discover millions of more lights.
- Skiing in the South
The Smoky Mountains possesses its own scenic ski resort located right in Gatlinburg! Just up the mountain, Ober Gatlinburg offers all the best winter activities: skiing, snow tubing, snowboarding, and ice skating, with sky tram access conveniently from the Parkway. Bundle up and head to the slopes, but don’t worry about lugging around your own heavy equipment; Ober offers daily equipment rentals. Fly down the snow-covered hills in day or evening sessions for a memorable time on the wintry slopes in the heart of Dixie.
- Holiday Movies in Private Theaters
The season just isn’t the same without all the classic holiday movies. Sure, curling up on the couch in front warm flames of the stone fireplace may be the epitome of cuddling, but imagine getting your own private theater for the family! The kids can laugh and get as many popcorn refills from the kitchen “concessions stand” before settling into their cushy tiered seating in your own private Pigeon Forge cabin!
- Presents by the Crackling Fire
Spread out over spacious living rooms in front of picturesque flames in the stone fireplace set against the natural wood of the mountain cabin as the Smokies quietly linger just beyond the porch. Your Smoky Mountain vacation is a gift to the whole family as you are transported to a warm Christmas dream in the magical atmosphere of your cabin. Watch the little ones unwrap their gifts in the soothing light emanating from the fireplace while you and your husband or wife smile and take pictures of their bright, excited faces.
With so much magic to be shared during the holiday season in Pigeon Forge, Sevierville, and Gatlinburg, bring your Christmas and New Year’s gatherings to the surreal winter wonderland of the Smoky Mountains!