Labor Day 2011 in Pigeon Forge

The Labor Day holiday is a popular weekend for family getaways. The children are out of school and you and your significant other have a long weekend to kick back, relax and enjoy your time off. Vacationing to Pigeon Forge over Labor Day is a decision many families make, flocking to the area for its beautiful scenery and great events. If you’re making a road trip to Pigeon Forge this September, you’ll want to take advantage of the great events and sales that the city is offering.

If your kids are heading back to school, you know the importance of clothes and fashion. To score some great deals this Labor Day Weekend, visit the Belz Outlets, located at 2655 Teaster Lane. This giant retail outlet offers prices up to 75% off department store prices and will be holding a Labor Day blowout from September 1st through 5th. Take advantage of their Sidewalk Sale, where various shops and stores will be offering great clothing and back to school savings. You may enjoy extended shopping hours on Sunday September 4th from 9:30AM-9:00PM, and if you haven’t had your fill then, come back on Monday September 5th from 9:30AM-5:00PM. This outlet mall includes stores such as Nike, Izod, Rue 21, Coleman and Rack Room Shoes, so you’re sure to find something for every member of your family.

While it may not be the first thing that comes to mind, the summer season can be a great time to stock up on Christmas decorations and supplies. With discounted prices and huge sales, The Christmas Place is offering a Labor Day Tent Sale on some of your favorite Christmas items. Make a tradition of buying a Christmas ornament on your Pigeon Forge vacation, or fill your bag with lights, flowers and stockings. The Christmas Place has everything you could imagine, including a wide selection of faux Christmas trees. The sale runs from September 3rd through 5th, so if you’re in the area you won’t want to miss this!

If you love country music, a vacation to Pigeon Forge will surely delight you. Artist Lee Greenwood will be performing at the Smith Family Theater and Dinner Show on September 3rd. Beginning at 8:15PM, you will want to arrive early for a delicious meal at 7:00PM. Boasting a delicious buffet style meal full of your down-south favorites, you will delight in the chicken fingers, meatloaf, roasted chicken and pasta that the Smith’s have to offer. Load up your plate with tasty mac-and-cheese, turnip greens and corn…but make sure you save room for dessert! Whether you’re a chocoholic or someone with a sweet tooth, the carrot cake, chocolate cake and banana pudding will fill you up just in time to watch a country music legend. Tickets can be purchased at: