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Fall Season Private Riverside Cabanas

Although the summer air is leaving east Tennessee, there’s still plenty of time enjoy the weather before the temps fall! Instead of tubing the river this fall, you can relax, make s’mores, and enjoy the peaceful Little River from a riverside cabana!   River Rat is now offering private riverside cabana rentals during the fall

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8 Halloween Events in Pigeon Forge

The holidays are approaching and we begin this season with Halloween! You may be surprised to know that there’s some great things to do for Halloween in Sevierville, Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. Sure, you can take the kids from house to house in the neighborhood, but imagine spending the holiday in The Great Smoky Mountains!

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Dolly Parton’s Whoadeo

Dolly’s Stampede 12th Annual Whoadeo is back for another exciting day full of competitions, costumes, and carnivals! Come out for a day full of festive fall decorations, food, and the coolest games in town! Food City and Coca- Cola present this FREE admission kids event on September 29th from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm. The

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Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies Fall Festival

Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies Fall Festival is here Wednesday, September 26th from 11 am- 5 pm! Enjoy demonstrations and classes on crafts like: Woodcarving Glass Blowing Broom Making Pottery Demonstrations Candles & Soap   You can learn so much during this event and even take specialized classes like art painting! Each class is at

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Top 6 Things To Do In Pigeon Forge This Fall

Your fall weekend getaway is here and planning things to do can be a challenge! With the hundreds of activities available, we’ve picked the top 6 things to do during the fall season!   Driving Through The Mountains  One of the most popular activities families enjoy is taking a trip through Cades Cove, driving around

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The Great Pumpkin LumiNights is Back!

Dollywood is bringing back their Great Pumpkin LumiNights event and its bigger than ever! Experience thousands of carved jack-o-lanterns, festive fall sculptures, and great family entertainment all through the Timber Canyon area. Be sure to stay until close where there’s a nightly finale! Here’s everything you can experience during the festival!   Characters The Great

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6 Things To Do In October

October is always an exciting month in the smokies with festivals, gorgeous mountain views, some spooky surprises, and so many other things to do! The cities of Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, and Gatlinburg take part in many fall and Halloween inspired events throughout the month and we can’t wait to share them with you! Get started

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Experience Rafting in The Smokies!

When East Tennessee days are smoldering we’re always looking for ways to cool off while enjoying the beautiful Great Smoky Mountains! I took a day to enjoy the beautiful mountains from the water… the Pigeon River that is! I made my way over to Hartford, TN with Rafting in the Smokies for a trip down

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Your Guide To Labor Day in The Smoky Mountains

It’s a three- day weekend and time for a family getaway! The kids are looking for adventure and you’re probably looking for shopping and family friendly excitement. Pigeon Forge has everything you need for a relaxing, exciting, and breathtaking Labor Day weekend! The end of summer is near and you’re looking for one last family

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Dollywood Announces New “Wildwood Grove” Expansion

Dolly Parton came back to her roots to make a big announcement! Dollywood will be undergoing a HUGE expansion introducing Wildwood Grove, a play on Dolly Parton’s childhood imagination of the Smoky Mountains set to open in 2019!   “I’ve told you before about how I’d let my imagination roam free when I’d be out

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5 Smoky Mountain Hikes That Are Perfect For Families

With over 850 miles of trails to transverse in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, picking a trail for your family hikes to enjoy may seem a little overwhelming. For families especially, it’s important to find a trail that is easy enough for kids to enjoy, while also offering the natural beauty and historical settlements

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6 Thrilling Things To Do in Pigeon Forge

White Water Rafting This one of a kind adventure takes place along the Upper and Lower Pigeon River in Pigeon Forge, TN. Although there are many different rafting companies they all share the same river and rapids for you to enjoy! The Pigeon River is one of the most popular rivers for white water rafting

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