Posts Tagged ‘ Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies ’

Ripley’s Aquarium Will Serve As Home Base For New NBC Show!

  Every week, an episode will originate from the home bases of Ripley’s Aquariums’ three locations in Gatlinburg, TN, Myrtle Beach, SC, and Toronto, Canada. The show will also bring audiences face to face with fascinating native animals. Some cute and some dangerous! The show will educate teen viewers and their families with amazing facts

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10 Spots To See Santa This Season in Pigeon Forge

The Island Travel to The Island to see Santa in Pigeon Forge! Enjoy a photo anytime from December 16th- 23rd from 3pm to 9 pm. You can find him in the breezeway behind the beautiful fountains!  Visit The Island website    Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies Thanks to a special arrangement with the North Pole,

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10 Things To Do This Winter In Pigeon Forge 2018

  29th Annual Winterfest Experience the winter wonderland of lights this holiday season! With more than 5 million lights, Pigeon Forge will be covered with whimsical scenes and decorations. Winterfest will begin November 6th and run through the month of February. This winter spectacular has become one the most anticipated events of each year! To

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8 Halloween Events in Pigeon Forge 2018

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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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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Mermaids Have Arrived In The Smokies!

Make your summer one to remember by checking out Ripley’s Aquarium of The Smokies for their one of a kind exhibits and daily shows. Pet the stingrays at Touch- A -Ray Bay, Watch the penguins at Penguin Playhouse, and Joke with the Jellies! Explore famous shipwreck reenactments, meet President Abraham Lincoln, and  explore the replica

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Top 10 Things To Do in Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge, Tennessee is the hot spot to explore amazing attractions from zip lining and white water rafting to snow tubing and shopping! Whether you’re looking to get your thrill on or just sit back and relax on your vacation, we’ve got the info to help you plan your Smoky Mountain getaway the right way. We’ve

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Make Pigeon Forge Your Top Destination In The Smokies

Pigeon Forge is one of the nation’s most visited areas for family vacations, meetings & reunions, conventions and so much more. Whether you are coming in for a hike in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, an event, or just needing some rest and relaxation, Pigeon Forge is the place for you! As your family

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Ripleys Aquarium of the Smokies Makes the Top 10 List!

It’s no secret that aquariums are one the coolest types of museums to visit, especially here in the Smokies! Walking underneath the sharks and petting the stingrays will never get old, even if I’m not 10 years old anymore. USA Today recently created a poll for the Best10 Aquariums in North America, and we are

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10 Things to Do for the Best Day in Gatlinburg

Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies Voted 2017 Best U.S Aquarium by USA Today and One of the Top 5 Aquariums in the USA & World by TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice, this attraction is sure to be a fin flipping good time! Explore life under the sea while walking underneath 12- foot sharks and giant sea turtles, make a

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15 Awesome Winter Things To Do in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg

1. Experience the Winterfest Lights Every winter, the Sevier County becomes a winter wonderland with more than 5 million lights brightening the night. Now in its 27th year, Winterfest has become one of the most anticipated celebrations in the Smokies. Wherever you drive in the county, you’re sure to see lots of awesome light arrangements.

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20 Ideas for the Perfect Day Trip to the Smokies

With the first day of school around the corner for most, and already here for some, parents are probably looking for a final hurrah before the school year sets in. Luckily for you, Pigeon Forge has plenty of awesome attractions that make for a perfect day trip to the Smokies before the kids head off.

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