Thanksgiving in Pigeon Forge


Many families gather together in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee to celebrate Thanksgiving, and it’s no wonder why! The mountain town is filled with holiday cheer, from whimsical Christmas lights to breathtaking decorations and festive spirits. Whether Pigeon Forge is your annual Thanksgiving Day destination, meeting place or just where your family resides, you will be delighted in Pigeon Forge’s Thanksgiving spirit!

The biggest draw of Thanksgiving is, of course, the food! If you choose not to cook on this day of thanks, head out to the town and enjoy a delicious dinner without the stress or hassle of preparing your annual feast. Pigeon Forge is known for its delightful style of home cooking, and they are guaranteed not to disappoint on Turkey Day. Check out these restaurants serving Thanksgiving dinner, make your reservation (or not!) and enjoy a relaxing day of appreciation, yummy food and football.

The Pigeon Forge restaurant staple, the Old Mill Restaurant and Pottery House Cafe at Old Mill Square will offer a traditional Thanksgiving Day feast for all to enjoy. On November 22, 2012 from 10:30am to 8:30pm, The Old Mill and Pottery House will be serving up delightful dishes. They do not take reservations on Thanksgiving Day, so patrons will be served on a first come, first serve basis!

Menu items include The Old Mill’s famous corn chowder and fritters, fruit salad, roasted prime rib or beef, roasted turkey, sugar cured ham, mashed potatoes, green beans, freshly baked rolls and pumpkin pie for dessert. The price for adults is $23.95 and children under 12 are $6.95. The Pottery House will be offering additional menu items after 4:00pm, as well!

For an entertaining Thanksgiving meal you won’t ever forget, visit the Dixie Stampede and Dinner Show. This interactive and unforgettable show will be serving their Thanksgiving Day patrons at 3:30, 6:00, and 8:30.

After dinner, hit the Pigeon Forge Parkway to enjoy the seasonal decorations of millions of lights put on at the Winterfest display. The famous Titanic Museum Attraction will also be offering a fireworks display beginning at 7:30pm! With excellent entertainment and delicious meals, Pigeon Forge is the perfect place for a family Thanksgiving!