Free & Cheap Things To Do In Pigeon Forge TN

In an economy where higher gas prices and economic concern have become a reality, would like to point out ways to help you save money on your visit. Save on your trip to Pigeon Forge, TN with discounts, coupons and free things to do.  Find many cheap and free things to do and great Pigeon Forge deals. There are so many ways you can save money while still enjoying your Smoky Mountain vacation, we would love to share our tips with you and see you return to our beautiful city again and again.

Great Smoky Mountains National ParkEnjoy the Beautiful Great Smoky Mountains National Park! — Whether you delight in the challenge of a strenuous hike to the crest of a mountain, enjoy playing in a river, or prefer to sit quietly and watch the sun set, Great Smoky Mountains National Park offers a myriad of activities for you to enjoy. The hardest part may be choosing which trail, waterfall, overlook, or historic site to explore! Another Smoky Mountain tradition is to stop at the sign and take pictures. View scenes from the photo gallery of people who submitted their images.

Pigeon Forge TheatersPigeon Forge Theaters—Buy More and Save More! There are more than a dozen musical theaters in Pigeon Forge and more than 20 shows. Look for discounted combo tickets if you want to see multiple shows. It’s a great way to save!


Pigeon Forge Coupons

Coupon Savings—Save money now with Pigeon Forge Coupons. You will find a variety of savings including lodging options, entertainment and shopping. Also, check the coupon racks where you are staying and ask the front desk staff for recommendations, deals & packages, and specials for groups.

Emerts Cove Covered BridgeBeat the heat! —Want a cool way to spend a hot afternoon in the Smokies? Bring or rent a tube and spend a few fun-filled hours floating down the Little Pigeon River in East Tennessee . Tubing offers families a way to float easily past some relaxing scenery in the Great Smoky Mountains. Water flow can vary, but tubing is great fun and safe for all ages. The most popular area that visitors choose for tubing is in the nearby town of Townsend, TN.

Grand Rod Runs take place in Spring and FallRod Runs and Festivals—Rev up your engines and enjoy all of the seasonal entertainment! Visit one of our many popular car shows or local seasonal festivals during Winterfest, Springfest, and Harvestfest where you will experience everything from beautiful autumn decorations to spring Bloomin’ BBQ and Bluegrass in Sevierville to Tunes ‘n Tales in Gatlinburg throughout autumn. They are lots of fun and do not cost a thing!

Pigeon Forge Luxury Homes for RentGo Big on Lodging—If you are coming with a large group of people, save money by renting a cabin. Renting a cabin is an affordable lodging option for bringing the whole family on vacation. Save money by hitting the local grocery store and cooking in your cabin as well as carrying snacks and your water bottle while out and about to avoid pricey snacks and drinks. During the recent economic climate, many luxury homeowners have decided to rent their private luxury homes to the general public.

Pigeon Forge Vacation PackagesVacation Packages will save you money, it’s as simple as that. When you bundle your lodging and theater tickets, you can save a bundle!



Visit Cades Cove—Grab your water bottles and pack a picnic lunch for an adventurous day where you are sure to enjoy the wildlife and real encounters with park animals including elk, deer and bear. Cades Cove  is best seen via bike Cades Cove Loop Road. Here, you will feel like you just stepped back in time as you enjoy the sites of early pioneer homes, churches, wildlife and many hiking trails from strenuous to easy. Cades Cove Loop is open to auto, bicycle and foot traffic every day of the year from sunup to sundown.

Park and Ride!—Park your car and ride Fun Times Trolley. The Pigeon Forge Fun Time Trolleys are an easy and affordable way to get around the city. Traffic lights are numbered which makes for easy directions. Park and ride to Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and Sevierville.


Visit Pigeon Forge in the off season—Prices on everything from lodging, flights, attractions and more are lower during these times. Also, be sure to check with our cabins listings at this time as they run Stay 2 nights, Receive 1 night free offers frequently during these off season times which allow you to stay longer for the same money. If you’re unable to travel in the off season, consider camping. East Tennesse is one of the top places for camping…whether it means RV Camping in Pigeon Forge or venturing into the more rugged camping zones of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Kids love Winterfest.

Continental BreakfastContinental Breakfast—If you’re staying in a hotel, take advantage of the continental breakfast if available to save some money on your vacation in Pigeon Forge. Many hotels offer complimentary Continental Breakfast to their guest as an incentive. A typical hotel breakfast includes breads, pastries, pies, croissants, fruit marmalades or jellies, butter, cheese, fruit juice and hot beverages. Pigeon Forge’s own Music Road Inn is widely known for its signature cinnamon rolls.

Dollywood Tip

Dollywood Tip – If you plan on visiting Dollywood more than two days, the Dollywood season pass is your best value. Take advantage of their “Arrive after 3:00 pm, and the next day’s free” program. From March through October, arrive after 3:00 pm and return the next operating day free!