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25 Rainy Day Activities in Pigeon Forge

We all know the song, Smoky Mountain Rain by Ronnie Milsap, but rain can really put a damper on your vacation plans. Make the most the precipitation by taking time out to enjoy yourself indoors! Here are 25 things you can do with your family on a rainy day in Pigeon Forge!

Things To Do In Pigeon Forge On A Rainy Day

  1. Pirates Voyage Dinner & Show logoPirates Voyage Dinner & Show

    1. Ahoy Mateys

    Visit one of Pigeon Forge's newest smash hits, Pirate's Voyage Dinner Show. Join the famous pirate Blackbeard with his quartermaster Calico Jack as they lead the Crimson and Sapphire crews to battle on a full-sized pirate ship.

  2. Smith Creek Moonshine logoSmith Creek Moonshine

    2. Sip On Some 'Shine

    Taste our Smoky Mountain heritage at a moonshine tasting at Smith Creek Moonshine Distillery in Pigeon Forge. Over 13 flavors to suit every palate.

  3. The Comedy Barn Theater logoThe Comedy Barn Theater

    3. Laugh 'til It Hurts

    Laugh until your sides hurt at The Comedy Barn. Over 23 years of side splitting laughter and fun, clean comedy for the whole family. Catch one of their daily shows at 5:00 pm or 8:15 pm.

  4. Governor’s Crossing Stadium 14 Movie Theater logoGovernor’s Crossing Stadium 14 Movie Theater

    4. Catch A Flick

    Catch the latest flick on the big screen at our movie theater, Governor’s Crossing Stadium 14 Theater. You can always find their latest movie lineup on our events calendar.

  5. The Escape Game logoThe Escape Game

    5. Make Your Escape

    Solve a mystery, plan a prison break or repair a spaceship to return home but you only have one hour! Take the challenge at The Escape Game Pigeon Forge, voted best escape room in Pigeon Forge 2 years in a row. Read about our experiences with Gold Rush and The Heist.

  6. Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies logoRipley’s Aquarium of the Smokies

    6. Plan An Underwater Adventure

    Waddle with the penguins, splash with the rays and walk underwater though the Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies in Gatlinburg. This top indoor attraction is fun for every age group. Check out their website for upcoming events.

  7. Rocky Top Wine Trail logoRocky Top Wine Trail

    7. Become A Wine Connoisseur

    Sip your way across the Smokies on the Rocky Top Wine Trail. Five award-winning wineries and over 70 unique wines to try! Get a free souvenir wine glass after visiting 3 locations, and another free gift if you go to all 5.

  8. Hollywood Wax Museum Entertainment Center logoHollywood Wax Museum Entertainment Center

    8. Increase Your Insta Fame

    Get up close and personal with the celebrities at Hollywood Wax Museum. This Pigeon Forge museum isn't limited to only wax figures; try out their Castle of Chaos attraction for a thrilling 5D adventure, or Hannah's Maze of Mirrors for a fun kids activity.

  9. 7D Dark Ride Adventure logo7D Dark Ride Adventure

    9. Stimulate Your Senses

    Enter the seven-dimensional gaming experience 7D Dark Ride Adventure on The Island in Pigeon Forge or in Gatlinburg. This interactive gaming experience will allow you to embark on a virtual adventure like nothing you've ever tried before!

  10. Great Smoky Mountain Murder Mystery Dinner Show logoGreat Smoky Mountain Murder Mystery Dinner Show

    10. Solve A Murder Mystery

    Figure out whodunit at the Great Smoky Mountain Murder Mystery Dinner Show. With four uniquely themed shows, there's something for everyone to enjoy. Choose from Moonshine Murders, Killbillies, Who Shot The Sheriff? and Murdering Mr. Scrooge.

  11. Crave Golf Club logoCrave Golf Club

    11. Get A Hole In One

    Hit the indoor links at the award winning Crave Golf Club. Think: Candy Land meets Caddyshack. Your sweet tooth will thank you! And be sure to check out their two all new escape rooms; it's only $8 more to add one to your 2 course golf ticket.

  12. Lazerport Fun Center logoLazerport Fun Center

    12. Dominate The Arena

    Bring a little friendly competition at the LazerPort Fun Center in Pigeon Forge. Activities like mini golf, arcade games and laser tag will be sure to get everyone in the competitive spirit. Be sure to check out Pigeon Forge cabin rentals with game rooms too.

  13. RiverStone Resort logoRiverStone Resort

    13. Ultimate Relaxation Mode

    Kick back and relax with a treatment at RiverStone Resort, featuring an amazing spa experience in a tranquil setting. This is a great activity on a romantic getaway or honeymoon. Be sure to check out their couples massage!

  14. Stages West logoStages West

    14. These Boots Are Made For Walkin'

    Home to the largest, most unique selection of cowboy and cowgirl boots and western apparel, Stages West, is a shopping destination on the Parkway in Pigeon Forge. A pair of genuine boots is a great gift or souvenir to take home from the Smokies.

  15. Arcade City logoArcade City

    15. Get Your Game On!

    Visit one of the many arcades in Pigeon Forge with something to offer for all ages. Play the old school classic arcade games, or try out something new.

  16. TopJump Trampoline & Extreme Arena logoTopJump Trampoline & Extreme Arena

    16. Pump Up The Adrenaline

    Get the whole family moving at TopJump Trampoline Park. Dunk like Lebron or practice your climbing skills at the Clip ‘Climb. HUGE arcade, Sugar Rush Candy Store, and a place for parents to relax and see the whole park. Be sure to try their awesome new virtual reality games.

  17. Alcatraz East Crime Museum logoAlcatraz East Crime Museum

    17. Explore The Mind Of A Criminal

    Test your crime skills and knowlege at the Alcatraz East Crime Museum. Full of famous historical artifacts, the museum includes plenty of reading material for adults to peruse, while kids can enjoy some of the fun interactive exhibits.

  18. Bush’s Visitor Center logoBush’s Visitor Center

    18. Beans, Beans, Beans!

    Another great interactive museum: discover the legacy that made Bush’s Beans what it is today at the Bush Brothers Visitors Center general store and café. This is where it all began!

  19. WonderWorks logoWonderWorks

    19. Add Some Science To Your Day

    Experience the hands-on exhibits at WonderWorks. The famous upside down house on the Pigeon Forge parkway also includes a glow in the dark ropes course, laser tag arena and 4D simulator ride.

  20. Country Tonite Theatre logoCountry Tonite Theatre

    20. Faith, Family, & Freedom

    Incredible entertainment is one thing the Smoky Mountains are known for. Country Tonite Theatre crosses decades and genres in their high energy show. If you're a fan of faith, family, and freedom, Country Tonite is the show for you!

  21. TITANIC Museum Attraction logoTITANIC Museum Attraction

    21. Iceberg Ahead!

    Bring history to life at the Titanic Museum and Attraction. Over 400 artifacts on display at this interactive museum.

  22. Flyaway Indoor Skydiving logoFlyaway Indoor Skydiving

    22. Learn How To Fly

    Get the experience of flying without the fear of jumping from a plane or falling out of sky at Flyaway Indoor Skydiving, America's first vertical wind tunnel. All ages can fly and no experience is necessary.

  23. Pigeon Forge Snow logoPigeon Forge Snow

    23. Turn The Rain Into Snow

    Switch up the precipitation at Pigeon Forge Snow, the first indoor snow tubing facility in the entire country that offers REAL snow all year long. Speed down one of the 12 slippery slopes or build a snowman in the play area.

  24. The Axe House logoThe Axe House

    24. Try Your Hand At Axe Throwing

    Pigeon Forge Axe House brings the fun sport of axe throwing to Sevier County. They have two locations: One in Pigeon Forge & and one in Sevierville. This activity is family-friendly with trained coaches to help you learn.

  25. Buttonwillow Civil War Theater logoButtonwillow Civil War Theater

    25. Learn About The Civil War

    Step out of the rain and into a story based on real history at Buttonwillow Civil War Theater. At this show, a union soldier runs into his Confederate sister. Stand back and watch the sparks fly!

Want more ideas? Check out more ideas on things to do in Pigeon Forge, TN! What’s your favorite thing to do in the Smokies on a rainy day? Let us know on the Pigeon Forge Facebook page.