wooden spoons and spices inside a Pigeon Forge restaurant

Celebrity chef Paula Deen recently announced that she would begin a multi-city live cooking tour this summer only weeks after announcing she would be opening a new restaurant in Pigeon Forge. Read more

Autumn field in the Smoky Mountains

The Smoky Mountain Sweetheart, Dolly Parton, is coming home to East Tennessee in just a few short weeks, and we at Vacation Lodge could not be more excited! Read more

Father and two children leaning on classic red car

Car Shows in Pigeon Forge have become quite the annual tradition over the past several years with the bell of the ball being the Pigeon Forge Rod Run. For over 30 years now, the Pigeon Forge car show has showcased timeless classic automobiles from all across the country. The biggest difference in this year’s show, however, will be the new location the event will now call home. Read more