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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Goats on the Roof in Pigeon Forge

4 Unique Attractions in Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge is home to so many popular attractions that have proven to be must-visit spots on a vacation. But when you’re looking for something outside of the ordinary attractions, we can help you find somewhere to go. From live animals to celebrities, there are some one-of-a-kind places to visit in Pigeon Forge! Take a look at our list of 4 unique attractions in Pigeon Forge:

1. Goats on the Roof

We bet you’ve never seen live goats on a roof before! This unique attraction in Pigeon Forge has actual goats on the roof of the building that visitors can see and feed. The concept of having goats on the rood dates back over 40 years when legendary Al Johnson allowed goats to graze on the roof of his Swedish restaurant to attract crowds. It worked, and now Pigeon Forge visitors get to experience the fun! Goats on the Roof also has a shop with boiled peanuts, souvenirs, and homemade ice cream. Plus, there’s The Goat Coaster at Goats on the Roof that takes visitors on an exciting journey through the hills of the Smokies at speeds of up to 30 miles per hour. Your family can have a full afternoon of fun at Goats on the Roof!

2. Downtown Flavortown

bowling alley in downtown flavortownHave you always wanted to try one of Guy Fieri’s famous culinary combinations? Visit Downtown Flavortown in Pigeon Forge! This attraction is a place where food and fun come together. There’s a restaurant, duckpin bowling, a tiki bar, an arcade, and more in the 43,000 sq ft building. The restaurant showcases some of Guy Fieri’s unique recipes, like the Spaghetti Meatball Waffle and the Trash Can Nachos, and the tiki bar has collectible tiki mugs and Guy’s favorite cocktails, like the Famous BBQ Bloody Mary! After you eat, enjoy the arcade with both classic and cutting-edge games and the unique bowling alley. You’ll love spending a day at Downtown Flavortown!

3. Pigeon Forge Snow

Ready for winter fun all year long? Pigeon Forge Snow is the place for you. You can enjoy indoor snow tubing any time of year at this unique attraction in Pigeon Forge. Pigeon Forge Snow uses real snow that never melts. Plus, it’s always 60-70 degrees inside, so you can leave the winter coats at home! Visitors can race down the slopes on the snow tubing hill, or spend time in the Snow Play area. The Snow Play area is perfect for kids! They can make snowmen, snow forts, or even snowballs. It’s the first attraction of its kind in the country, so you definitely don’t want to miss it while you’re in town.

4. Parrot Mountain and Gardens

parrot on a perchParrot Mountain and Gardens is one of the most beautiful, unique attractions in Pigeon Forge. Nestled on 4 acres of landscaped gardens, it is home to hundreds and hundred of beautiful tropical birds and thousands of flowers, plants, and trees. You’ll see unique parrot cottages, tropical birds on open perches, and even a secret garden. You can feed the birds, have pictures taken with them, or just observe them! Plus, you can even purchase a bird to take home with you! Before you leave, stop by the gift shop, where you’ll find unique souvenirs to remind you of what a special time you had at Parrot Mountain.

More Attractions in Pigeon Forge

These are just a few of the most unique attractions in Pigeon Forge for you to visit while you’re in town. If you’re looking for more things to do, we can help! Take a look at these things to do in Pigeon Forge near our hotel and start planning your trip.