Are you looking for the ultimate family vacation this summer? Look no further than the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee. There’s so much to do and see in the area that is family-friendly for kids of all ages. And yes, we mean kids of ALL ages. We are looking at you, Mom and Dad! Let’s explore the family-friendly events that Pigeon Forge has to offer you this summer so your kids have some amazing stories to tell when they return to school in the fall.
One of the most popular family attractions in the Smoky Mountains is the Dollywood Summer Celebration. This event began in late June and runs through August 4th, and you won’t want to miss it. The park has extended hours through August 4th, as it is open from 10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. You can ride the Lightning Rod and the Wild Eagle before catching a nightly fireworks show to cap off your day of exhilarating fun.
Want to get out of the heat and relax in the morning? If so, the Forge Cinemas is offering a free movie at 10 a.m. every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday through the end of July. Let the kids relax for a little bit before going swimming, hiking, or on any other adventure, you have planned for the rest of the day.
Looking for other family events in Pigeon Forge? Look no further than the Paula Deen’s Lumberjack Feud Show. This is the perfect event for families that love lumberjacks, nature, and the Old West. The show is a competition between the McGraw and Dawson families. After watching the show, try your luck at lumberjack skills at the Lumberjack Adventure Park.
Is it just too hot to enjoy the Gatlinburg family events right now? If so, cool off at the Old Mill Creamery. You can visit at any point during the day or night, just be ready to enjoy some of the best ice cream in the region.
Many families love to go on hikes when visiting Pigeon Forge. Be sure you go on a hike where you can see a waterfall. It will provide you with the perfect family picture to put on your annual Christmas card. There are plenty of waterfalls inside of Great Smoky Mountains National Park that every vacationer should see when looking into Pigeon Forge family activities.
The Track is the place to be when you want to enter into some friendly competition with your family while on vacation in Pigeon Forge. There are rides for the kids, go-karts, mini-golf and much more. There is even bungee jumping for people of all ages. Take on your kids or your spouse in the go-kart races for ultimate family bragging rights.
Are you ready to make lasting memories with your family and friends this summer? If so, be sure to visit family-friendly Pigeon Forge for your summer 2019 vacation. Book your cabin at Parkside Resort today! Contact us at 865-908-6066 to make a reservation. You won’t be disappointed!