8 Pigeon Forge Amusement Parks the Kids Will Love
Amusement parks in Pigeon Forge come in all shapes and sizes. Whether you are looking for a full-day experience at a theme park or just want to spend a couple of hours at a smaller adventure park, we have you covered.
Enjoy a fun day out with the family at one of these great Pigeon Forge amusement parks. From go-karts and ziplines to kiddie rides and obstacle courses, these parks offer plenty of action-packed attractions and activities to keep the entire family busy for days.
One of the newest amusement parks in Pigeon Forge is the Rowdy Bear Ridge Adventure Park, located nearby the Local Goat Restaurant and TITANIC Museum Attraction. Go tubing down a 500-foot hill by yourself or with up to three tubes tied together. Then see who can score the most points during a ride on the laser gun coaster.
Bonus Tip: Purchase a combo package and you will also get a digital photo package so you can remember the fun for years to come.
Make your way through four different areas packed with lumberjack-themed activities and rides at Lumberjack Feud Adventure Park. Zip around Lumberjack Square on the Flying Ox, a thrilling zipline roller coaster ride. Compete with the kids in lumberjack events like the Log Roll or the Speed Climb. See who has nerves of steel to freefall from the Timber Towers that stand at 80-feet.
Bonus Tip: Save when you purchase combo tickets. Watch real lumberjack competitions at the parks daily show, then have your own competitions at the adventure park.
The whole family will enjoy spending an afternoon, or even a full day at the FunStop Family Action Park. Start with a little go-kart racing. Then take a ride on The SkyScraper, which spins at 60 mph simulating the feel of a real roller coaster. Get shot into the sky and soar 120-feet in the air on The Slingshot. Or fly like an eagle on the Soaring Eagle Zipline. Need to refuel? Grab a drink and a snack at one of the park’s eateries.
The Island in Pigeon Forge is a whole complex filled with entertainment options for visitors of all ages. In addition to great shopping and dining options, there are also rides for the kids like the Spinning Parrots Coaster and the Happy Swing. For those that don’t mind heights, a ride on The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel offers some of the best mountain views you’ll find anywhere.
Bonus Tip: Purchase an Unlimited Rides Pass for one low price that is good for 48 hours! Enjoy two days of fun for the whole family!
From delicious food to stellar performances to more than 40 rides and attractions, Dollywood is a must-visit for any vacation to Pigeon Forge. From thrill rides like the Wild Eagle and Thunderhead to kiddie rides like the Village Carousel and Frogs and Fireflies, you’re sure to find a favorite. Watch craftsmen forge items from steel or try your hand at glass blowing. Stop at the Grist Mill for fresh cinnamon bread. Browse the park’s shops for souvenirs to take home. With so much to see and do at Dollywood, one day may simply not be enough!
Bonus Tip: Purchase two and three day passes to Dollywood to pack in even more fun or purchase a Dollywood Season Pass now and enjoy admission for the rest of the 2020 season plus 3 months free in 2021 as passes will be valid through June 15, 2021.
The whole family will have tons of fun at The Track Pigeon Forge. Test your driving skills on the elevated tracks or let the kids take the wheel on the Rookie and Kiddie Tracks. Cool off with a ride on the Blaster Boats or putt your way through tunnels and waterfalls on the mini golf course. Check out the rides at Kids Country and then hit the arcades to win awesome prizes.
Lazerport Fun Center is another great amusement park in Pigeon Forge that the whole family will enjoy. Try a game of putt-putt on the 18-hole blacklight mini-golf course. Race go-karts down the 50-foot tall spiral tower. Play a game of laser tag or hit the arcade to play games and win prizes. There’s no better place for affordable family fun than Lazerport!
Combining education and entertainment all into one, WonderWorks can best be described as an amusement park for the mind. Pass through the inversion tunnel to start your adventure and explore more than 100 hands-on exhibits. Play music with your feet on the giant piano. See what an earthquake feels like or experience hurricane force winds. Then battle it out in a game of laser tag. Learning has never been so much fun!
Make memories that will last for years to come at any one of these amazing amusement parks in Pigeon Forge!
Remember that face masks are currently required at most attractions in Pigeon Forge for everyone over twelve years of age. For the most current information on all there is to do in Pigeon Forge, order a copy of our Pigeon Forge Travel Guide. To help you pack in even more fun and excitement during your vacation, print and use the attraction discounts and coupons found in the guide!
Regarding the Pigeon Forge attractions & businesses mentioned in this blog, please check their respective websites for an update on their COVID-19 operational updates.