The Inn on the River is a newly renovated Pigeon Forge hotel on the Parkway.

The Inn On The River

(865) 428-5500

2492 Parkway, Pigeon Forge ,TN 37863

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Top 6 Places to Listen to Live Music in Pigeon Forge

In the mood to listen to live music? You’re in luck when you’re in Pigeon Forge! The area is home to a variety of attractions and restaurants where you can enjoy live performances. Plus, when you stay with us in the summer, you can listen right at our hotel! To help you discover the best places to listen to live music in Pigeon Forge, we’ve made a list of our 6 favorite:

1. At Our Pigeon Forge Hotel

inn on the river patrioDuring the summer, we’re proud to offer live music at The Inn on the River! Our Summer Nights event features local artists and singers from 7 pm to 8 pm on Friday and Saturday nights. Guests can kick back and relax by the river while enjoying live music and entertainment. It’s guaranteed to be an evening you and your family won’t forget!

2. Listening Room Cafe

Just a short drive from our hotel is the Listening Room Cafe. This venue brings a taste of Nashville to Pigeon Forge. It features some of the best original live music in the area from the region’s top songwriters. You can enjoy delicious food and drinks here, but the performances steal the show. Performance times vary, so be sure to check out their show calendar to see who’s performing and when!

3. The Island

Ole Smoky Moonshine Barn at The IslandIn the mood for some of the best live bluegrass you’ve ever heard? Head to The Island in Pigeon Forge! Outside of Ole Smoky Moonshine is where you’ll find the Ole Smoky Band. This talented band plays bluegrass for all visitors at The Island to enjoy. Sample some moonshine inside the Ole Smoky Barn before grabbing a seat outside to watch the performance!

4. Puckett’s in Pigeon Forge

Not only is Puckett’s a delicious restaurant that’s within walking distance of our hotel, but it also offers live music! The restaurant is known for its great food and Southern hospitality, but it’s also built a name on hosting local musical acts. The menu offers everything from Tennessee favorites like Puckett’s BBQ Platter and Southern Fried Chicken to burgers and sandwiches like the Music City Hot Chicken Sandwich and Puckett’s BBQ Sliders. Live performances at Puckett’s typically take place on Fridays and Saturdays throughout the year at 7:30 pm.

5. Junction 35 Spirits

junction 35For good drinks, good service, and good music, Junction 35 Spirits is the place to go. On one side, you can sample their famous moonshine and whiskey, and on the other side, you can order a drink at the bar or grab a table while listening to live music! Junction 35 typically has live music from local artists on Tuesday evenings. Order one of their specialty cocktails made with their famous moonshine, whiskey or bourbon, choose a delicious meal off the menu, and enjoy the music!

6. A Pigeon Forge Show

For a different type of experience, visit one of the theaters in Pigeon Forge to hear live music! There are a variety of action-packed shows in the Smokies that feature musical performances, dancing and more. Country music fan? Head to Country Tonite Theatre! Want to have both dinner and a show? Head to Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Feud! Other popular shows in the area that feature live music are Dolly Parton’s Stampede, The Comedy Barn, Pirates Voyage and the Grand Majestic Theater.

Come Experience Live Music in Pigeon Forge

Are you ready to listen to some incredible live music in Pigeon Forge? We’re ready for you, too! Learn more about the live music at our Pigeon Forge hotel, then start planning your trip.