Posts Tagged ‘ Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies ’

7 Best Museums in The Smokies

1. Ripley’s Aquarium of The Smokies Spend your day exploring the oceans of the world! You and your family can see creatures of the deep up close and personal as you explore the aquarium. Exhibits cover all types of amazing sea creatures in the Tropical Rainforest, the Ocean Realm, the Coral Reef, and the Gallery

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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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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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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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20 Ideas for the Perfect Day Trip to the Smokies

Head to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee where you’re never short of awesome attractions that make for a perfect day trip to the Smokies!  Our area is especially perfect for day trips, too, as we are within a day’s drive of 2/3’s of the US population!! So, to help you plan the perfect day trip, we’ve collected

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5 Family Friendly Things To Do For Halloween in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg in 2015

Family Friendly Things to do For Halloween in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg Everyone loves the fall in Pigeon Forge. The leaves are changing, the weather feels great and it’s the beginning of the holiday season. You may be surprised to know that there’s some great things to do for Halloween in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg.

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Happy Birthday America from Buddy Bear!

Buddy Bear here: I love birthdays and one of my favorite to celebrate in Pigeon Forge is the good ol’ USA’s. In fact, did you know that this is America’s 238th birthday? I’ve already got on my red, white and cute, so pack  your bags and come see me in the Great Smoky Mountains for

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