From April through November, Dollywood produces over 40 live shows daily, maintains 30 rides and attractions, and presents 50 craft showcases daily. Plus, beginning in 1998, Dollywood boasts the highest, longest, and fastest waterfall ride in America.
Pigeon Forge was named a “Favorite Shopping Spot” by Southern Living magazine’s readers because of its more than 200 specialty stores and outlets. Its six outlet stores include Black & Decker, London Fog, Mikasa, Oneida, and dozens more.
Gatlinburg’s Arts & Crafts Community
The Gatlinburg Arts & Crafts Community comprises the largest group of independent artisans in the country. A visit to the 8-mile loop of shops, studios, and galleries features skills from days gone by in more than 70 member shops.
The excitement of skiing can be enjoyed at Ober Gatlinburg in the winter. Eight slopes are serviced by two quad and one double chairlifts. A snowmaking system blankets 100 percent of the slopes. Rental equipment, including skis and snowboards, is available.
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
The very best attraction the area has to offer is the Park itself. The opportunities for hiking and fishing, and viewing the wildlife and wildflowers are featured in our “sister” site – Great Smoky Mountains National Park.