Top 10 Summer Activities in Pigeon Forge

Dollywood's Splash Country

As the kids begin to wrap up the school year, it’s time to start making a list of must-do things for that summer trip to Pigeon Forge. To help get your vacation planning off to a good start, here’s a list of some of the most popular Pigeon Forge summer activities that are sure to please kids of all ages.

  1. Dollywood Splash Country
    Whether you take on the water rides, float the lazy river, or relax and soak up some rays, this mountain side water park is a top summer activity for all ages!
  2. Zydro Zorb
    Mix water, a Zorb globe, and a hill together and you get an exhilarating, fun time.
  3. Dollywood Summer Celebration
    From June 22nd to August 4th Dollywood is open from 10 am to 10 pm. Our family loves these hours because it means we can relax and take our time getting to everything we want to do.
  4. Patriot Festival
    This July 4th celebration is filled with music, food, and fun at Patriot Park. The little divas loved the homemade ice cream and the many kids games and activities. Larry Gatlin and the Gatlin Brothers will be the headliners this year and then of course, fireworks is the finale.
  5. 133 Children’s Stories of Titanic
    This exhibit is new for 2013 and we are excited to check it out.
  6. The Track
    Family fun at its finest! From go-karts, miniature golf, kids’ rides in Kids Country, to bungee jumping, this place offers hours of fun.
  7. Great Smoky Mountains National Park Waterfall Hike
    Hikes in the cool mountain air are so refreshing and the waterfalls within the park are definitely worth the hike.
  8. Free Summer Movie Series
    The Forge Cinemas will be showing a variety of movies for FREE on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays in June and July at 10 am. What a great way to start your day!
  9. Lumberjack Feud Dinner Show
    The picnic basket dinner, the talented lumberjacks and lumberdogs, and the audience participation have our little divas ready to make another visit.
  10. Old Mill Creamery
    Ice cream never disappoints as a treat on a hot, summer afternoon!