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A Summer Guide to Dollywood & Splash Country

Summertime is one of the best times to visit Pigeon Forge and the Smokies, and nothing says summertime like a visit to Dollywood and Dollywood’s Splash Country. Here are a few tips to help you make the most of your time at our fun-filled…

Favorite Picnic Spots in Pigeon Forge

Summer is a great time to throw a blanket down and enjoy a picnic with your family. There are no better memories for us than the ones where we are just hanging out and laughing together. Picnics are a great time for just that. I love the…

Dollywood Fun…Even in the Rain!

We were all dressed and prepared to get wet on the water rides at Dollywood this summer. I was so excited that for once we planned it out and wore clothes that we could get wet in and then we each took a change of clothes for afterwards.…

Tourist Tuesday: August 20

The Allen’s from Dalton, Georgia are our guests for this edition of Tourist Tuesday. Gerry and Karen Allen are a retired couple who have been to Pigeon Forge twice before and have been planning this third trip for months. “We’ve loved our…

The Island Experience: Part 1

The newest and hottest thing to hit Pigeon Forge is The Island. Our family's excitement was hard to contain when we realized that it would be opened just in time for our summer trip. Even though it is only a block off the Parkway, this new…

Dollywood’s Great American Summer

Dollywood’s first ever Great American Summer is set to kick off June 22nd and is rumored to be one of the most fun events that the Pigeon Forge theme park has ever hosted. For starters, Dollywood is planning on extending their hours of…

Summer is Almost Here…Let the Vacations begin!

We are in countdown mode at our house for the days left until summer break begins! The little divas are marking off the remaining days of school and making their lists of plans for summer. Their lists can get quite extensive as they love to…