The spring season in Pigeon Forge takes on several meanings: longer days and warmer weather to enjoy the great outdoors, blooming wildflowers that are a beauty to behold….and the revving of hot rod car engines on the Parkway! One of the most popular car show events in the nation returns this spring, so hold onto your seats and check out all the important information that you need to know about the spring Rod Run:
Where it Takes Place
Although thousands of hot rods and muscle cars can be seen throughout Pigeon Forge during the Pigeon Forge Rod Run, the official event headquarters is at the LeConte Event Center. This large indoor facility, next to The Island entertainment and shopping complex in Pigeon Forge, is located at 2986 Teaster Lane. In addition to plenty of complimentary parking at the venue, a free shuttle will transport spectators to and from the parking lots at The Island.
What You Can Expect
The Pigeon Forge Rod Run features practically every type of muscle car that has ever been manufactured as their owners compete for a variety of cash prizes. In addition to the virtually endless showcase of classic hot rods, vendors are on hand to sell all types of accessories and parts. Thousands of hot rod owners and enthusiasts make their way to Pigeon Forge to check out this massive event, with many folks arriving up to a week early to enjoy the local sights and attractions. While you are staying in Pigeon Forge, you are sure to see plenty of action throughout town as the classic hot rod owners cruise the Parkway and park along the road to show off their ride!
If you want to take part in the Pigeon Forge Rod Run and register your vehicle for the opportunity to win up to $8,000 in cash prizes, check out the official details and registration form! This is also a unique chance to participate in a huge swap meet with hundreds of other hot rod enthusiasts who share the same passion that you do about cars. Of course, you can still enjoy the fun of the event without registering by simply cruising around Pigeon Forge in your hot rod!
The Best Place to Stay for the Pigeon Forge Rod Run
If you are looking for an affordable hotel that is close to all of the hot rod action, then you need to stay at the Inn on the River! Our hotel is conveniently less than one mile from the LeConte Event Center and we are even closer to The Island. Whether you drive the short distance to the event location or stroll along the Parkway, you will love our perfect location! In addition, we offer beautiful rooms with private balconies that overlook the Little Pigeon River, as well as indoor and outdoor swimming pools. Guests of the Inn on the River also enjoy a complimentary full hot breakfast bar on each day of their stay, which provides plenty of energy to check out the Pigeon Forge Rod Run!
Look no further than the Inn on the River for the best accommodations in town while attending the Pigeon Forge Rod Run! Check out our Pigeon Forge hotel rooms and book your getaway today!