The MyPigeonForge blog has a new post recommending 10 Pigeon Forge attractions for a three-day getaway. The post lays out a (very busy) three-day family vacation that includes the likes of Dollywood, Titanic Pigeon Forge, and, of course, the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Think this would be helpful? Read the blog post here.
According to WATE.com, the Grand Resort Hotel and Convention Center in Pigeon Forge has a new owner. The hotel was purchased in January by Kiwishe-Stoller Acquisition USA, a Texas-based company, for $6.9 million. Leon Downey, tourism director, said he’s not sure what the new owners will do with the property, but he’s heard rumors they […]
According to Local8now.com, flood waters in Pigeon Forge have receded. From Local8now.com: Wednesday evening, many businesses were worried the river would flood their businesses. At the Lumberjack Feud, they saw the waters rise 5 feet ever 2 hours. Some logs and equipment quickly were in danger, though the water was about 8 feet from the […]
It’s coming up in just over a week — Titanic Pigeon Forge’s 3rd annual Ice Carving Competition. From the web site: Watch the world’s-most celebrated ice sculptors chisel 250-pound blocks of ice into fantastic designs. This free one-day family event will take place in Titanic’s outdoor entertainment center. Professionals and amateurs will compete for prize […]
Liquor by the drink was approved last month in Pigeon Forge after several failed attempts. Previously, restaurants were only able to sell beer and wine. According to The Knoxville News, state officials issued licenses to four Pigeon Forge businesses on Friday. Four Pigeon Forge businesses are now able to serve liquor by the drink. They […]
Can you believe that’s it’s almost 2013? How is that possible? Possible or not, it’s almost here. Recently Dolly Parton announced changes coming to Dollywood for 2013. Here’s an overview: RiverRush — With an opening date in May 2013, RiverRush will be Tennessee’s first water roller coaster. It will go up to four stories high, […]