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Must See Spots in Pigeon Forge

There is no place quite like Pigeon Forge, TN. It is a family friendly, affordable destination that is surrounded by the gorgeous Smoky Mountains and is visited and revisited by many each year. While the city continues to grow and bring in…

The Best Places to Bring Your Dog in Pigeon Forge

If you have not seen the new Pigeon Forge commercial, then you need to go watch it now! Let's be honest, our pets steal our hearts. When we are away from them, it seems like a piece of the family is missing. Good news is, they don't have…

Fall Color Report Update

The peak week is finally here! After a slow start, leaves all over the Smoky Mountains have turned and created spectacular views. This weekend, almost anywhere you go in Great Smoky Mountains National Park you will see a full-fledged…

Deer in the Smokies

Have you ever seen a deer in Cades Cove? Chances are if you’ve ever been there you’ve likely spotted a white-tailed deer. The best time to look for deer is usually in autumn when bucks are out and about fighting for the right to mate, but…

Perfect Family Picnic Spots

One of our favorite things to do in the summer is have picnics together as a family.  The little divas love to fill the picnic basket with sandwiches, chips, and fruit, lay out their favorite blanket, and then set up a special place setting…

Tourist Tuesday: November 5

It’s time for Tourist Tuesday once again! Today’s guest, Greg Dobbs, comes from Decatur, Alabama. Greg and his wife Cheryl are here on vacation for the fourth time in six years. “We travel a lot and Pigeon Forge is one of those places that…

Tourist Tuesday: August 27

Today’s guests are Jill and Chloe Guenette of Blacksburg, Virginia. This mother and daughter are visiting Pigeon Forge for the very first time after hearing a great recommendation from some of their neighbors. “We went to Splash Country…

Tourist Tuesday: July 16

It’s Tourist Tuesday again! Today’s featured guests, the Grant family, came all the way from Fort Wayne, Indiana. The Grants have been to Pigeon Forge several times before. In fact, they said this was quite possibly their fourth or fifth…

Tourist Tuesday: July 2

I caught up with this week’s special Tourist Tuesday guests at the new Mellow Mushroom at The Island in Pigeon Forge on Thursday evening. Wayne and Shirley Bast from Jackson, Mississippi were taking in a meal at the famous restaurant with…