Things to Do During Winter in Pigeon Forge

Looking for things to do during the winter in Pigeon Forge? Come celebrate the holiday and winter season in Pigeon Forge with your family. Holiday lights and festive decorations give the town a welcoming glow.

Whether you prefer to snuggle up with that special someone in one of our cozy cabins or sway to the sounds of a Christmas classic at one of our spectular holiday performances, there’s something for everyone in Pigeon Forge.

Holiday Lights - Pigeon Forge Winterfest

Winterfest Holiday Lights

It’s the most beautiful time of the year…Winterfest! More than 5 million holiday lights twinkle from winter-themed displays. The lights of Winterfest shine from mid-November through mid-February.

Incredible Christmas Place in Pigeon Forge, TN

Shop ‘til you Drop 

Pigeon Forge offers an abundance of shopping opportunities. From outlets and souvenir shops to hand-made crafts and stores that celebrate Christmas year-round. Visit the Incredible Christmas Place for holiday cheer and décor no matter what the season is.

Dollywood's Smoky Mountain Christmas

Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas

Enjoy your Smoky Mountain winter vacation with four million dazzling lights, award-winning entertainment and delicious food options at, Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas, presented by Humana, it certainly features something for every member of the family.

Horse and Rider at Dolly's Stampede

Holiday Shows

Each of the dinner theaters in Pigeon Forge will be serving a heartwarming holiday show and mouthwatering meals during November and December. You’ll find a holiday show for everyone in Pigeon Forge!

Christmas in the Smokies Bluegrass Festival - Pigeon Forge TN

Christmas In The Smokies Bluegrass Festival

Bluegrass fun for everyone. Come join artists old and new for this one of a kind celebration of bluegrass during the holiday season at the Evergreen Smoky Mountain Lodge Convention Center.

new years eve fireworks at the island in pigeon forge tn

New Years Eve At The Island

Ring in the New Year at The Island with live music, plenty of family fun, plus attractions. And you won’t want to miss the amazing finale to the night with a midnight countdown and fireworks!

Explore more events and things to do during Christmas and New Year’s Eve in Pigeon Forge and the Smoky Mountains.