Pigeon Forge, Tennessee: Dollywood Sweeps 2013 Golden Ticket Awards with Five ‘Best of the Best’ Honors

Dollywood won five “best of the best” awards, ranked as finalists in five additional categories and landed two coasters on Amusement Today’s annual Best Steel and Best Wooden Coaster lists at the magazine’s prestigious 2013 Golden Ticket Awards on Saturday, Sept. 7. The awards, presented by trade publication Amusement Today, were handed out at Santa […]

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Gatlinburg Tennessee in The Great Smoky Mountains rolls out free trolley service for the summer!
Gatlinburg Trolley Free

For another summer, the City of Gatlinburg is offering free trolley service to summer visitors along the length of the Parkway during the peak visiting season.  Visitors and local residents can board the specifically designated trolleys at numerous stops along the Parkway at no charge.  The shuttle service extends from traffic light #1 at the […]

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Dollywood Pigeon Forge, Tennessee – Summerlong Extended Operating Hours with Nightly Fireworks, Season-Long Marquee of New Shows Lead the Biggest Entertainment Year In Dollywood’s 28-Year History
Dollywood

From spring’s Cirque Shanghai to Dollywood’s A Christmas Carol, and The Great American Summer in between, Dollywood’s award-winning entertainment takes center stage. Pigeon Forge, TN – March 2013 / Hospitality 1ST / Dollywood treats its 2013 guests to more shows and more time to enjoy them as the Smoky Mountains theme park introduces a spectacular […]

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Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies in Gatlinburg, Tennessee will ring in 2013 with its 12th annual “Dance with the Sharks” New Year’s Eve Party. Dec. 31, 2012.

Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies will ring in 2013 with its 12th annual “Dance with the Sharks” New Year’s Eve Party. Dec. 31, 2012. Guests will have the opportunity to explore the underwater world of Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies while they party the night away and welcome a brand new year. The party will […]

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Wilderness Wildlife Week is May 7-11th in 2019!
Group hiking in the mountains.

When Pigeon Forge launched Wilderness Wildlife Week more than 25 years ago, there were four programs on a single Saturday afternoon.  Wilderness Wildlife Week has now expanded into a nearly week-long event with all ages and abilities in mind.   The home base for the programs in 2019 will be at LeConte Center in Pigeon Forge.  […]

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Ober Gatlinburg in Gatlinburg, Tennessee has been making snow in the tubing area and WILL OPEN Snow Tubing at 11 a.m. this Friday, November 16th, 2012!
Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort

Click Here to view the webcam and see the SNOW MAKING progress! Available sessions this weekend: Friday, 11/16 ~ 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm & 7pm  $20 per person, per session Saturday, 11/17 ~ 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm & 7pm  $25 per person, per session Sunday, 11/18 ~ 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm & 5pm  $25 […]

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The Great American Summer Highlight Dollywood’s 2013 Season: New Shows, Fireworks and Exntended Hours at the Pigeon Forge, Tennessee Theme Park
River Rush

Fresh off a fourth consecutive Golden Ticket Award for Best Shows, Dollywood announces new shows, festival headliners, a fireworks finale and summer-long celebration that span the 2013 season. “Of course I’m really proud of our four Golden Ticket Awards for Best Shows,” Dolly Parton said. “Who wouldn’t be? But I truly want to celebrate and […]

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Tomb, a New Attraction, coming to Pigeon Forge at Walden’s Landing

“It’s called Tomb, an interactive attraction that resembles a pyramid. And it’s coming to Pigeon Forge, home of some of the most interesting and creative attractions this side of Orlando. A pyramid constructed of plastic foam and stucco is being built in Waldens Landing on the Parkway, yet another reason for visitors to choose Sevier […]

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