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2492 Parkway, Pigeon Forge ,TN 37863

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Top 7 New Things in Pigeon Forge and the Smoky Mountains

There are so many new things in Pigeon Forge and the Smoky Mountains that are opening. You won’t want to miss out on any of them, from new restaurants with treats to fun attractions. Here are the top 7 new things in Pigeon Forge and the Smoky Mountains you have to check out:

1. Buzzed Bull Creamery

ice creamIf you love ice cream and cocktails, you have to check out Buzzed Bull Creamery. You can choose from a menu of specialty ice creams with all kinds of toppings, swirls, and alcohol. You also have the option of concocting your own creation. Don’t like alcohol or aren’t old enough to drink? Buzzed Bull Creamery also offers all of their flavors without alcohol. They also have a great selection of coffee and other beverages.

2. Pigeon Forge Axe House

Have you always wanted to try axe throwing? Pigeon Forge Axe House is a new thing in Pigeon Forge your whole family will want to do. Your heart will be pumping as you throw axes at a target in separated lines for fun. The whole experience is very safe, and an employee walks you through all of the safety measures. You’ll have a blast!

3. Theatre of the Stars

empty stageLove all things music and live concerts? Theatre of the Stars is bringing four new shows to the Smokies. The four shows are Todd Tilghman live in concert, Kadan Bart Rockett & Brooklyn, Legendary Superstars, and Kenny & Dolly in Harmony Morning Show. Tickets are already on sale for the Toff Tilghman show, and tickets for the other shows will be on sale soon.

4. Currahee Vineyards

You probably have heard about the new shopping and attraction area called the Mountain Mile. There are a ton of shops and exciting attractions you’ll want to check out. One of the newest is Currahee Vineyards. They specialize in southern wine, and the company is originally from Georgia. A tasting room will be at The Tower Shops so you can taste all different kinds of wine. You can even buy a bottle to take home!

5. Cinnaholic

Another thing in Pigeon Forge you will want to try is Cinnaholic. This little eatery will also be at The Tower Shops at the Mountain Mile. It serves vegan cinnamon rolls, meaning it is egg, dairy, and lactose free. You get to choose the frosting flavor, and some of them include amaretto, chai, and cream cheese. You can also pick toppings, such as fruit, cookies, candy, and more.

6. Smith and Son Corner Kitchen

Pigeon Forge isn’t the only Smoky Mountain town with new things! Gatlinburg welcomed Smith and Son Corner Kitchen, a great eatery with American favorites. Get your favorite drink and an appetizer to share with your friends and family. They have nachos, fried okra, chicken wings, and much more. Entrees include salads, chicken, pasta, steak, pork, and burgers. You won’t want to miss out on their delicious food.

7. Anakeesta Expansion

anakeesta in gatlinburgEven though Anakeesta has been open, they are adding even more fun things to do. A scenic tower is being built where your whole family can enjoy a beautiful mountain view. This will be the tallest scenic tower in Gatlinburg, and you will have a 360-degree view. On a clear day, you’ll be able to see into Kentucky! Kids will love the Family Treehouse Adventures. It’s like a huge playground where you can run around all day. Adults can also play in the Treehouse. You all will also have fun at the water play area where you will also enjoy live music. Plus, have another choice of where to eat when The Smokehouse Brewery opens and serves all kinds of delicious food.

You won’t want to miss out on any of these new things in Pigeon Forge and the Smoky Mountains. Are you ready to plan your next trip to the Smokies? Look through our Pigeon Forge hotel rooms and book one today to check out these new things to do!