Things To Do This Valentine’s Day in The Smokies

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Valentine’s Day is a day full of love, oh yeah, and chocolate too! As you’re thinking of the perfect gift for the one you love, why not give them memories of a day spent in the Smokies? Whether you live within a days drive or need a cozy and romantic place to stay, there are so many ways to celebrate a day of love while in the heart of the Mountains!

  • Rent a Cabin in The Mountains 

    If you’re looking for privacy and the perfect alone time to spend this Valentine’s Day, a cabin in the smokies is a no brainer! Most properties are minutes from downtown Gatlinburg and the Great Smoky Mountain National Park and only a short drive to Pigeon Forge and Sevierville! 

Click here to find Cabin Rentals in the Smoky Mountains

  • Local Goat

Local Goat is Pigeon Forge’s best restaurant for craft food and drinks! This scratch kitchen specializes in locally sourced and sustainable foods. Everything is made from scratch daily including their breads and even the ketchup! Their bar specializes in local craft breweries, craft cocktails and fine wines. Local Goat is the perfect place for any occasion- including Valentine’s Day!

  • Puckett’s Gro. & Restaurant

Focused on providing guests with great food and Southern hospitality, Puckett’s is the perfect place for down- home atmosphere! Puckett’s has built a name on hosting live, local musical acts and serving Southern staples. They offer authentic comfort food with classics like the meat-and-three and slow-smoked BBQ for the perfect southern style feel. Puckett’s is now offering HALF OFF Breakfast Monday – Friday from 10 am- 12pm!

  • Corky’s Ribs & BBQThis restaurant is open for thanksgiving in pigeon forge

Corky’s is the place for slow-smoked BBQ flavor and blues atmosphere of Memphis in the heart of the Smoky Mountains! Serving the world’s finest hickory-smoked ribs and BBQ is more than just a commitment; it’s an ongoing legacy of greatness! Enjoy Memphis-style hickory smoked ribs, hand-pulled & falling-off the bone tender BBQ along with an array of top-quality starters, sides & desserts. The world-famous Corky’s BBQ sauce & dry rub makes every bite remind you of what great ribs and BBQ are supposed to taste like! Is your mouth watering yet?

Corky’s currently offers TWO Drive- Thru Specials:

2 for $10- 2 Pulled Pork Sandwiches, 2 Bags of Chips & 2 Drinks.

2 for $15- 2 Pulled Pork Sandwiches with Baked Beans & Cole Slaw and 2 Drinks

*Offer is valid for Drive- Thru Only

  • The Spa at RiverStone

For the best pampering in Pigeon Forge, take a visit to The Spa at RiverStone! With all of the massages, facials, and treatments available, you can relax in the most luxurious spa in the smokies. Not only is a couple’s massage relaxing, it is a unique experience that lends itself to enriched unity built on some of the fondest moments and memories. The Spa is offering many couples packages that include massages, facials, and so much more!

Click here for Valentine’s Day Specials at the Spa at RiverStone

  • The IslandWith all the fun things to do, going to the Island is a day trip in itself

Enjoy your romantic getaway by venturing off to The Island in Pigeon Forge. There’s plenty of shopping, eating, and of course  attractions to enjoy. Wanting to relax a bit? Grab a rocking chair and enjoy the fountain shows! Be sure to take a romantic trip on The Wheel for some scenic views of Pigeon Forge! There’s even a special VIP gondola with luxury seats, and 360 degree windows!

Click here for more information on The Island

  • Gatlinburg Skylift Park

A romantic trip on the SkyLift taking in the views of Downtown Gatlinburg is a perfect way to spend the day! Once you reach the top you can explore all things to do at the Park! Enjoy the SkyDeck full of rocking chairs and tables, walk across the famous SkyBridge and discover the NEW SkyTrail! Although SkyTrail won’t open until Spring 2021, the progress being made is something to check out and plan for on your next visit!

Click here for more information on Gatlinburg SkyLift Park

  • Anakeesta’s Romantic NEW Cliff Top Restaurant

You can still enjoy those beautiful twinkling lights at Anakeesta through February 21st. Take a ride on the Chondola or enjoy their new Ridge Ramblers to up Anakeesta Mountain! There are plenty of shops restaurants and thrilling activities to enjoy on the Mountain.

Valentine’s Day will be nothing short of romantic and perfect at Anakeesta! The NEW Cliff Top Restaurant invites you and your Valentine for an evening looking out over the gorgeous Smoky Mountains and a delicious dinner with a special menu from their executive chef! Expect items such as oysters, filet, lobster and so much more on this one of a kind special menu with a red velvet cake dessert to finish the night! You can also enjoy live music from violinist Cody Bauer for the evening from 5 pm- 8 pm. For a full look at the original Cliff Top menu, click here.

Click here for more information on Anakeesta


  • The Great Smoky Mountains National Park

For a little peace and quiet, take an adventure in The Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The national park holds so much beauty and you are always sure to see stunning views and even curious wildlife! Whether you decide to take a hike on a scenic trail or you just want to take a drive through the beauty of Roaring Fork, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a perfect way to spend Valentine’s Day! A day of you and your favorite person walking amongst the trees and giant rocks just to turn the corner and see some of the most beautiful waterfalls- and they may even be frozen! Talk about a perfect backdrop for a photo…

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