Dollywood Summer Festival sign
May 21, 2014

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
May 15, 2014

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
May 01, 2014

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

barbeque ribs on the grill
Apr 25, 2014

This spring, Dollywood is celebrating two of the best things in the South: barbeque food and bluegrass music! For 16 days, the theme park will host a series of excellent free concerts and serve up plate after plate of savory BBQ with all the fixin’s. Read on to learn everything you need to know about this popular Dollywood festival. Read more

Autumn field in the Smoky Mountains
Apr 15, 2014

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

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