25th Annual Dolly Parton Homecoming Parade

A Wish Come True!!! On each trip to Pigeon Forge, the little divas ask, “Will we get to see Dolly Parton?” They know of her from seeing her on episodes of Hannah Montana and know that Dollywood is named after her. Some of their favorite…

Elvis Museum and Gift Shops

Remembering-The King The little divas had no idea who“The King” was; however, mom and dad decided there needed to be a little education on this vacation!! So, we decided to make a stop at the Elvis Museum and Gift Shops. This Pigeon Forge…

MagiQuest

4x the Fun Under One Roof! MagiQuest is housed in a building that looks like a four-story castle and it had Jellybean and Peanut intrigued every time we drove past it. They were filled with excitement and anticipation as we agreed to let…

Old Mill Pottery House Cafe and Grille

…Great Local Flare! If you are looking for a quaint place for lunch or dinner, Pottery House Café and Grille is the perfect spot. It is located in the heart of the Old Mill Square and offers Great Smoky Mountain ambiance with outdoor…

Country Tonite

…Music and Dancing at its Best! Country Tonite houses a 1500 seat auditorium and there does not seem to be a bad seat in the house. The little divas like to sit as close to the front as possible at shows because they do not want to miss…

Bullfish Grill

...a Nice Post-Mountain Trip Meal! After a long mid-day road trip in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, we had 4 hungry tummies that were in need of nourishment. So as we drove back into town, I began to look through our plethora of…

Dinosaur Walk Museum

Look at Life-Size Prehistoric Animals! Even little girls can like dinosaurs!!! We had a little time to use before our next Christmas dinner show, so we decided to make a stop at the Dinosaur Walk Museum. This is an adventure that can take…

Riverstone Resort and Spa

Recreation, Relaxation, and Recharging! Our family spent Christmas in the Smokies this year and we knew with a lengthy stay that we needed to stay somewhere that would allow us some of the luxuries of home, ie a kitchen and also a place…

The Spa at Riverstone

“Pampering At It’s Finest!” Well, it was the day before Christmas Eve and mom was feeling just a tiny bit overwhelmed by not being at home for Christmas and by making sure that Santa made his visit to the little divas. So, what did I…

Pigeon Forge Vacation Day 4

Check Out the Lights! Four million—really--blue and green and clear ones on trees and buildings. Welcome to Dollywood. Of course it is named for star Dolly Parton who grew up in a two room cabin not far from here, Pigeon Forge, TN—you can…