Pigeon Forge military discounts are everywhere during the month of August. It's Celebrate Freedom Month in Pigeon Forge, and during this celebration all active and veteran military personnel, police, firefighters, paramedics and other first responders will receive discounts at local businesses.
This event is designed to thank the tireless service of those in these professions, as they endure stressful scenarios and put their lives on the line to keep us safe. These men and women have devoted their lives to protecting the citizens of America, and their bravery deserves to be recognized. Each and every one has made a difference in someone’s life and honoring these servicemen and women shows appreciation for the sacrifices they have made.
Many local businesses will be offering military discounts, including campgrounds, hotels, motels, cabin rental companies, theaters and some of the city’s most popular attractions. Several of the retail shops at The Island in Pigeon Forge will be participating in the event as well, so this is a great opportunity to do some shopping.
Pigeon Forge Military Discounts
To get Pigeon Forge military discounts, servicemen and women are required to present valid identification and proof of service at the Welcome Center (located at traffic light #0) or at individual businesses. Both locals and visitors to the area are eligible for discounts, which means that many military personnel, police officers, firefighters, veterans and other emergency responders plan their vacation in Pigeon Forge during this time. A detailed list of participating businesses and discounts they will be offering is available below.
Pigeon Forge Military Discounts: Lodging
- Amazing Views Cabin Rentals: 10% military discount throughout the year, 15% discount for Celebrate Freedom month
- Bear Camp Cabins: 10% military discount year-round; 3 night minimum during peak seasons
- Cabins for YOU: 10% military discount year round; 3 night minimum during peak seasons
- Cabins USA: Stay with us during the month of August and receive a 20% discount with promo code CF0820. Military ID or public service ID to be presented at check-in.
- Country Cascades: All veterans, active duty military, law enforcement, firefighters, and emergency response personnel who stay in August receive a 10% discount from regular room rates plus a FREE beach towel
- Creekstone Inn: All veterans, active duty military, law enforcement, firefighters, and emergency response personnel who stay in August receive a 10% discount from regular room rates plus a FREE beach towel
- Eden Crest Vacation Rentals: 10% off discount for Military year-round
- Family Reunion & Church Retreats: Year round 10% military discount with promo code MILITARY for stays from 2-28 nights
- Fireside Chalets & Cabins: 5% off room rate for the month of August with military ID
- Great Smoky Vacations: 19% military discount year round
- Hapey Cabin Rentals: 10% discount for military during Celebrate Freedom month
- He Is Risen Cabins: $10 off any stay in August
- Heartland Cabin Rentals: 10% discount all year with military ID
- Island Drive Lodge: 10% honorable service discount to all military members
- Majestic Mountain Vacations: Year round 10% military discount with promo code MILITARY for stays from 2-28 nights
- Margaritaville Island Hotel: Year-round 10% military “Home Town Heroes” rate on guest rooms
- Natural Retreats Great Smoky Mountains: 10% military discount year round with code AMIL10 or call reservation team at (865) 223-6509; must present military ID; excludes holidays
- Ramada: Celebrate Freedom at Ramada Pigeon Forge North 15% discount for Military and First Responders.
- Sugar Maple Cabins: Year round 10% military discount with promo code MILITARY for stays from 2-28 nights
- Summit Cabin Rentals: 10% discount for all active and veteran military as well as any first responders
- The Ramsey Hotel and Convention Center: 20% discount for military during Celebrate Freedom month
- The Resort at Governor’s Crossing: All veterans, active duty military, law enforcement, firefighters, and emergency response personnel who stay in August receive a 10% discount from regular room rates plus a FREE beach towel
- Timber Tops: 10% military discount throughout the year, 15% discount for Celebrate Freedom month
- Vacasa Vacation Rentals: Year round 10% military discount with promo code MILITARY for stays from 2-28 nights [More Info]
- Willow Brook Lodge: 20% discount for Celebrate Freedom month in August 2020; only valid with badge from one of the Welcome Center locations
- Thompson Williams Properties: 15% discount for veterens
Pigeon Forge Military Discounts: Attractions & Shopping
- Country Tonite Theatre: 50% off tickets with military ID during Celebrate Freedom Month.
- Crave Golf Club: 25% military discount
- Dolly Parton’s Stampede: $10 discount for adults and $4 discount for children during Celebrate Freedom month
- Flyaway Indoor Skydiving: $5 discount with military ID year round
- Great Smoky Mountains Railroad: Military discount offered during Celebrate Freedom month with promo code MILITARY or call (800) 872-4681
- Hollywood Wax Museum Entertainment Center: Our military discount is $3 off our regular All Access Pass or individual attraction tickets, and $1 off a child All Access Pass or individual attraction ticket. We ask that a military ID with a photo or a military ID and photo ID be shown. The discount applies to all persons in the military individual’s party.
- Lid’l Dolly’s: 20% off discount excluding clearance items for Celebrate Freedom
- NASCAR SpeedPark: $3 off Unlimited Ride and Rookie Wristbands for each member an Active Duty or Veteran's party. A military ID must be shown at time of purchase. Please note this discount is available for in-park purchase only.
- Paula Deen’s Lumberjack Feud Show: 25% Military discount
- Red Skelton Tribute Theater: $5 Military discount on every adult ticket year round
- Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies: Military personnel and immediate family (spouse and dependent children living in the home) receive 30% off at any of our Ripley's Tennessee attractions with military ID at the ticket booth. Also, take advantage of our Military Combo for all of our attractions: Adults 12 & up $49.99 plus tax and Children $44.99 plus tax per person.
- Rowdy Bear Mountain Adventure Park: $10 coaster rides and $14 glider rides ($6 off each) in Gatlinburg; $2 off half hour or full hour year round outdoor tubing wristband in Pigeon Forge
- The Axe House: Our "Axes For Heroes" discount is available year-round to active military, veterans, law enforcement, fire fighters, emergency response personnel, and nurses. Heroes receive 50% axe throwing and 10% off food and beverage purchases (excluding alcohol). To receive your "Axes For Heroes" discount, please present a valid agency ID. Ask about our Pay It Forward program to show your appreciation for our heroes!
- The Track: $20 off purchases of $100+ for Celebrate Freedom month; valid for online bookings only with promo code FREEDOM2019
- TITANIC Museum Attraction: Complimentary Admission for all veterans, active duty military, emergency response personnel, law enforcement and fire fighters. Guests must show valid agency ID to qualify. All others in party, regular admission rates apply. Reservations are recommended. (800)381-7670 Mention: Celebrate Freedom 2019. Complimentary Admission Valid August 1-31, 2019 with agency ID only.
- TopJump Trampoline & Extreme Arena: 25% military discount
- WonderWorks: $3 discount for military members all year round
Pigeon Forge Military Discounts: Dining
- Alamo Steakhouse & Saloon: 15% off lunch from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm for Celebrate Freedom month
- Bennett’s Pit Bar-B-Que: 20% off breakfast from 8:00 am - 11:00 am during Celebrate Freedom month
- Big Daddy’s Pizzeria: 15% discount during the month of August
- Maddog’s Creamery & Donuts: 15% discount during the month of August
- Mama’s Farmhouse: 15% off dinner from 3:00 pm to close for Celebrate Freedom month
- Rita’s Italian Ice & Frozen Custard: 10% off of purchases for military members.
With so many great Pigeon Forge military discounts, August is the best time of year to visit Pigeon Forge if you or your family member is a veteran, active member of the military, police officer, firefighter or emergency responder.
How to Thank Servicemen and Women in Your Life
As well as taking your relatives and friends to take advantage of Pigeon Forge military discounts, there are many other ways that you can thank and honor them.
- Say thank you. It only takes a moment to say a heartfelt thank you, but it really does mean a lot and it will be a moment that they remember forever.
- Donate to a veteran’s charity. For example, the Wounded Warrior Project provides rehabilitation for injured soldiers.
- Take some time to volunteer at an event and serve your community.
- Visit a veteran’s cemetery and place flowers on the graves of the dead.
- These are just a few of the ways that you can thank those in your life who have served in the military, police, firefighting or emergency professions and let them know how much you appreciate what they do.