Things To Do For Father’s Day In Pigeon Forge

If you're looking to plan a day of appreciation and fun for that special father figure in your life, look no further. Pigeon Forge and the Smoky Mountain area have tons of options for a group getaway on Father's Day weekend. Several Pigeon Forge attractions want to help you show your appreciation for your dad. Make sure to stop at businesses with Father's Day discounts and deals. Enjoy some of the top attractions in Pigeon Forge with your dad this Father's Day.

Plan An Outdoor Adventure

For the outdoorsman, consider a camping trip or just a day hike on one of the Smokies' many beautiful trails. With 850 miles to choose from, you're guaranteed to see some gorgeous scenery and really take in that fresh Smoky Mountain air. Or perhaps you're feeling a bit more adventurous; if that's the case, plan a white water rafting trip on the Big Pigeon River.


Get your adrenaline pumping on a group trip, or for the more experienced, enjoy a kayak excursion individually. The surrounding communities offer equipment rentals for whatever adventure you decide. Check out our attractions page for more information on booking a rafting trip.

Go For A Round Of Mini Golf

Surprise dad with a leisurely afternoon of mini golf and putt putt. With a variety of themed courses from Toy Box Mini Golf to candy themed Crave Golf Club there is no shortage of fun to be had. Make a mini golf outing a memorable part of your Smoky Mountain vacation, and maybe even beat dad at his own game!

Mini Golf & Putt Putt

Make A Splash

Make a splash at Soaky Mountain Waterpark this Father's Day! Beat the heat and cool off on the many exhilarating waterslides at the 50 acre waterpark. With the abundance of thrill rides, family rides, kids's attractions and great food and drink options at this modern-mountain park, everyone is bound to have an amazing time.

Soaky Mountain Waterpark

Unlock His Inner Chef

Spice up your father's weekend with an Appalachian inspired cooking class. The Smoky Mountain School of Cooking offers live demonstration classes where the instructors incorporate culinary techniques and season it with folklore to make cooking fun. Let dad unlock his inner chef this Father's Day when you choose to book a class with the Smoky Mountain School of Cooking!

The Smoky Mountain School of Cooking

Bring Your A-game

Let the games begin - a little family competition never hurt anyone! Challenge your dad to a few rounds of axe throwing to see who can get the most bullseyes. The Axe House Tavern and Country Roads Axe Co. have really got it all: axe throwing, draft beer, and amazing pizza. You can't go wrong with this unique bonding activity!

Axe Throwing

Beat The Clock And Escape

Put your dad's problem-solving skills to the ultimate test when you take him to a Pigeon Forge Escape Room. With a variety of themes to choose from, inlcuding your classic jailbreak story, to scarier settings with live actors, to fun treasure hunting adventures, there's something for every dad out there to enjoy! Take a look at the different options available and experience the excitement of an escape room this Father's Day.

Escape Rooms

Treat Him To Dinner

Treat dad this year by taking him out to taste some of the best restaurants in the area. Our mountain town has more than jam-packed adventure and attractions all down the parkway. We also have some fabulous places to eat! If you're not sure where to take dad, check out our list of some of our favorite restaurants to eat at or browse through a huge selection of dinner spots for great steak and barbecue.

Pigeon Forge Restaurants

Grab A Sweet Treat

Celebrate Father's Day with the best kind of indulgence, a sweet treat! Pigeon Forge candy stores are bound to satisfy the sweet tooth of any dad. From milkshakes to salt water taffy, these sweet shops will make him feel like he's a little kid again. Make your memories of the Smoky Mountains sweet by checking out these Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge candy stores.

Candy Stores, Sweets & More

Hit The Town

Take dad on a tour of the the best places to grab a drink in the area along the parkway in Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, and Gatlinburg. Let him sip and savour his way through Tennessee Homemade Wines, Tennessee Cider Company, Margaritaville Rooftop Bar and many more incredible establishments.

Beer, Liquor, Moonshine, Cider & More

Do Dinner & A Show

Comedy, drama, and even magic: Pigeon Forge offers a show for every entertainment craving. Tickle his funny bone with some homespun humor at The Comedy Barn or enjoy a more interactive performance at the Great Smoky Mountain Murder Mystery Dinner Show. If he's a music man, stop by Country Tonite Theatre or the Hard Rock Cafe.

Shows & Theaters

Father's Day is just around the corner, so it's time to start planning your gift to dad. Keep Pigeon Forge at the top of your list and you're sure to have a great time with the whole family. For more ways to organize your itinerary, take a look at free family activities in Pigeon Forge.

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