Dollywood Summer Festival sign

If you love having a mix of adventure, nature, attractions, quiet and excitement, then the Great Smoky Mountains are the ideal summer vacation destination. To find the best family-friendly things to do in Pigeon Forge this summer that includes all that fun and more, Dollywood is hosting a season-long festival of American pride, southern comfort and fun in the sun. Read more

Dollywood's Splash Country

The wildly popular Pigeon Forge attraction opens its doors for the 2014 on May 17. If food, fun, family and wet adventures aren’t enough reason to visit, we have three more that will have you packing your swimsuit and hitting the road.  Read more

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