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The mountains covered in snow near the top Pigeon Forge winter attractions.

The 3 Best Pigeon Forge Winter Attractions

Pigeon Forge is a lively city, with so many great things to do and see, you will always be looking ahead to the next adventure. Many people believe that when the cooler weather rolls around the time to explore the whole potential of this city ends. However, that is far from true. During the winter, Pigeon Forge comes alive with many great winter attractions that you are guaranteed to enjoy. Here are a few of the best Pigeon Forge winter attractions that you don’t want to miss out on this season.

1. Relaxing Downstairs at Our Pigeon Forge Hotel

One of the best things to do this winter in Pigeon Forge is to relax. During winter, you have the hustle and bustle of the holiday season and the start of the new year, so it is always great to take a weekend for yourself and just relax in our Pigeon Forge hotel. Our hotel makes it very easy for you to unwind with our great amenities including an indoor heated pool with hot tub, in-room fireplaces and jacuzzis and we have a spacious lobby with a large LCD TV, a fireplace, and 24-hour complimentary coffee and tea. Then when you feel like stepping out and exploring the Pigeon Forge winter attractions, you are within minutes of many of the Pigeon Forge favorites such as the businesses on the Parkway, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and shopping options.

2. Pigeon Forge WinterfestA Christmas lights display in Pigeon Forge at The Old Mill.

One of the star Pigeon Forge winter attractions is the Pigeon Forge Winterfest. Pigeon Forge understands that the winter season is a time to celebrate, not for hiding from the cooler weather. From November through the end of February the Pigeon Forge area is decked out in 4 million lights that are put together in breathtaking displays. You can take a special driving tour to ensure that you get to experience every one of those 4 million lights. 

3. Dinner Shows

Another one of the best Pigeon Forge winter attractions is all of the amazing dinner shows. By checking out the Pigeon Forge dinner shows you can enjoy the culture, music, and talents of the area, all while staying nice and warm. Here are a few of our favorites: 

Great Smoky Mountain Murder Mystery Dinner Show

The Great Smoky Mountain Murder Mystery Dinner Theater produces a number of hilarious shows that guests are sure to love. The theater specializes in whodunnits that parody classic TV shows and movies, such as The Dukes of HazzardThe Beverly Hillbillies, and Gone with the Wind. While you watch the show, you can dig into a three-course meal that includes your choice of soup, savory pork loin, fried chicken, and cheesecake. Please note that children are welcome to attend, but the shows are rated PG-13 by the theater.

Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Show in Pigeon Forge TN.Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Show

The Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Show is an absolute blast to attend! This popular show follows America’s longest-feuding families, the Hatfields and the McCoys, as they attempt to settle their differences once and for all. Featuring slapstick humor, jaw-dropping stunts, and wonderful music, this show truly has something for everyone. Before the show, guests will enjoy an all-you-can-eat Southern feast, complete with fried chicken, pulled pork, mashed potatoes, house-baked bread, and a special dessert.

These are just a few of the many amazing Pigeon Forge winter attractions. Make sure you can experience all of these great winter attractions and more, by checking out our Pigeon Forge hotel today!