Looking for something romantic this Valentine’s Day beyond the dozen red roses, mixed chocolates, and stuffed teddy bear? We’ve got you covered. Slip your special someone off to the Smokies for a romantic weekend with these great Valentine’s Day events and ideas! With gorgeous mountain views, lovely mild weather, and plenty of great restaurants, Pigeon Forge is always romantic. But during Valentine’s month, they kick the love up a notch! Cozy up in a charming and romantic cabin and check out these romantic events going on in Pigeon Forge. And then scroll on to find some easy ideas to spice up Valentine’s Day next year!
Sips & Sharks | Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies, Gatlinburg
Want to sleep beneath the sharks? Have a grownup sleepover (for 21+) at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies. This truly unique romantic experience includes a behind-the-scenes tour of the aquarium, complimentary drinks, heavy hors d’oevres, a cash bar, trivia, and mingling!
First Class Valentine’s Dinner | Titanic Museum Attraction, Pigeon Forge
Sit down for a romantic, very special dinner aboard the Titanic Museum Attraction in 1 of several beautiful settings! From 7 – 9 p.m. on Friday, February 14, enjoy an elegant dinner in your choice of the secret first class dining room, the First Class Millionaire Suite, the Music Gallery, the upper and lower levels of the Elite Grand Staircase, or at the Jack and Rose Grand Staircase table (for one couple). Call 800.381.7670 to reserve your spot – and they fill up quickly!
Uncorked: Wine & Rails | Great Smoky Mountains Railroad
Hop aboard February 15, 2020 for a scenic and romantic ride on the Great Smoky Mountains Railroad! Take the drive from your Pigeon Forge, TN cabin to the Bryson City Depot for a 4-hour train trip through the countryside. Enjoy a First Class ride on this adults-only trip with a private attendant, a narrator to fill you in about the wines you’ll be sipping, cheese samples, and a surf and turn meal. You’ll also receive a souvenir stemless wine glass, 4 wine samples, and a dessert.
Havarti, muenster, and gouda
Pumpkin bisque soup with toasted hazelnuts
Baked salmon with Dijon cream sauce
Beef slices with port wine reduction
Creamy mushroom & spinach orzo
New York cheesecake
Chocolate covered strawberry
Romantic Ideas for Valentine’s Day in the Smokies
Rocky Top Wine Trail
5 wineries with tastings and tours, including Hillside Winery, Apple Barn Winery, Apple Barn Cider House, Mountain Valley Winery, and Mill Bridge Winery
Scenic Helicopter Tours
Scenic tours of the Smokies, perfect for a romantic and over-the-top Valentine’s Day experience
In-Cabin Couple’s Massage
Ask when booking your Pigeon Forge, TN cabin about an in-cabin couple’s massage!
The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel
All-glass gondolas with high-up views of the Parkway
Movie night in the cabin
Book a cabin with a movie theater and pick a romantic comedy – and don’t forget the popcorn, drinks, and candy!
The Escape Game
A fun take on a romantic Valentine’s Day – break out as a couple and test your skills!
Romantic Dinner for Two in the Cabin
Choose the add-on when booking, which features steak, potatoes, dessert, a romantic table setting, and more!
Romantic Restaurants to Try on Valentine’s Day
Want a delicious meal to celebrate Valentine’s Day? Pigeon Forge and the neighboring cities of Gatlinburg and Sevierville have plenty of options. Need a few ideas? Check out…
• Bullfish Grill – steak & seafood
• Cherokee Grill – steak
• Gaucho Urbano Brazilian Steakhouse
• Johnny Carino’s – Italian
• The Chop House – steak & seafood
• The Melting Pot – fondue
• The Peddler Steakhouse – cut-at-the-table steaks
• Wild Plum Tea Room