What’s New In Pigeon Forge for 2020

Colorful characters and top talent. Kick back and let Pigeon Forge entertain you! Here’s just a sample of some of the things that are NEW in Pigeon Forge attractions in 2020 you’ll find along the Pigeon Forge Parkway and beyond! Pigeon Forge has vibrant energy amid an illuminated landscape. It is a top destination for families because it is jam packed with things that children and teens enjoy. Discover a huge selection of family shows featuring world-class talent recruited from all over the world. Thrills and shows are eye-popping and fun for every age group. Pigeon Forge is a bright and energetic zone nestled at the base of the beautiful Smoky Mountains.


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Now Open!

Sunliner Diner

Sunliner Diner, a 50s themed breakfast diner, will be located at 2302 Parkway. There is currently a Sunliner Diner in Gulf Shores, AL.

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Coming Summer 2020

Soaky Mountain Waterpark

Wilderness Resorts and Waterparks began construction on a 50-acre outdoor waterpark in Sevierville on August 6, 2019. The waterpark will feature a 35,000 square foot wave pool with waves up to 6 feet high, a wave river and a themed kids' pl... [+ More]ay area with slides. There will also be a kids activity pool, an obstacle course, poolside cabanas, a double FlowRider to try out surfing, and four large slide complexes. It is estimated that the park will be open from mid-May through August, with additional days during September. [- Less]

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Coming Spring 2020

REI

A new REI Co-op location will open in the Tower Shops at the Mountain Mile in Pigeon Forge in spring of 2020. The store will bring outdoor gear and equipment to Pigeon Forge and support visitors enjoying the national park.

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Now Open!

Little Bear Winery

Little Bear Winery in downtown Gatlinburg offers a new variety of wines to the area. Their selection includes sweet watermelon, black forest, two berries, southern muscadine, blueberry twist and blackbeary beach. Stop by for a free tasting.

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Coming Soon

Pigeon Forge Chairlift

Pigeon Forge's first chairlift will open in 2020. More information will be provided as it becomes available to us.

#food
#restaurants

Now Open!

Dulce Nitogen Ice Cream & Bubble Tea

Dulce Nitrogen is the first shop in Pigeon Forge to serve Nitrogen ice cream, bubble tea and bubble waffles. Nitrogen ice cream is a mix of fresh cream and mix-ins of your choice, stirred together with liquid nitrogen to create a creamy ice... [+ More] cream while you watch. Bubble tea can be milk based or non milk based and comes with "boba" or black pearls made from tapioca. Bubble waffles are crispy on the outside, soft on the inside and make the perfect cone for your nitrogen ice cream. [- Less]

#shopping

Now Open!

Ogle Bros. General Store

Ogle Bros. Trading Post is a farmers' market-themed retail center that has opened on the site of the former Damon's Grill. They will sell pottery, home decor, candy, food, outdoor apparel, souvenirs, kitchenware, bath & body products an... [+ More]d seasonal items. [- Less]

#events

Now Open!

Rock’n Rooster

The Rock'n Rooster is an event space for concerts, weddings, celebrations and more. It has a farmhouse feel perfect for your special event. The venue can seat 150 chairs, or 100 tables and chairs. It has a bar, private dressing rooms and pr... [+ More]ivate entry, a built in sound system and more. The grand opening of Rock'n Rooster will be on November 6, 2019. [- Less]

Coming Soon

Chicken Guy!

Celebrity chef Guy Fieri is bringing his restaurant Chicken Guy! to Gatlinburg Tennessee. Chicken Guy! offers all-natural chicken tenders, skewers, sandwiches and salads, plus a variety of over 20 house-made sauces to choose from. Visitor f... [+ More]avorites at the existing locations including the Bourbon Brown Sugar BBQ sandwich and the Triple Double Mint. An opening date for this location has not been announced yet. [- Less]

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Coming Soon

Ruby Sunshine

An all-day breakfast restaurant is coming to downtown Gatlinburg in early 2020. Ruby Sunshine offers New Orleans-style twists on Southern Brunch classics. It will be located at 105 Reagan Drive and will feature benedicts, pancakes, French T... [+ More]oast, cocktails and more. Ruby Sunshine strives to use local and fresh ingredients and prepares food in a scratch kitchen. [- Less]

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Coming Soon

Buzzed Bull Creamery

Buzzed Bull Creamery uses liquid nitrogen to create extra smooth ice creams and milk shakes. It's a one-of-a-kind experience with handcrafted treats that are fully customizable. Non-alcoholic and boozy options are available, making it fun f... [+ More]or all ages. Current locations have over 30 flavors available. Buzzed Bull Creamery will open a location in Pigeon Forge by the end of 2019. [- Less]

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Coming Soon

Currahee Vineyards

Currahee Vineyards is a family owned business bringing hand-crafted Georgia wines to the Smoky Mountains. The new tasting room will open at The Tower Shops at the Mountain Mile.

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Now Open!

Smoky Mountain Decor

Smoky Mountain Decor is a home decor artist & craft market located in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains. Shop for quilts, curtains, night lights and more at our shop on Teaster Lane.

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Coming Soon

The Mountain Mile

The Mountain Mile & Tower Shops will completely reshape the retail, restaurant, lodging, & attraction scene of Pigeon Forge. With over a mile of road frontage and 174+ acres, this will be a project of national significance.

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Now Open!

King’s Family Distillery

King's Family Distillery is one of few producers of spirits in the area. The distillery produces vodka, rye whiskey, bourbon, blended whiskey, apple whiskey and ginger vodka. King's Family Distillery offers a "diverse selection of high qual... [+ More]ity liquor that will delight the discerning palate and create exceptional cocktails for varying tastes and preferences. There is a tasting room available to sample products. [- Less]

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Now Open!

Tennessee Cider Company

Tennessee Cider Company opens in Gatlinburg, TN on May 24th. It will feature a tasting room with a wide variety of flavors to try. The front of the building will have garage doors that open during business hours, creating a unique atmospher... [+ More]e for guests. [- Less]

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Now Open!

Gibbys Candy Coop

Gibbys Candy Coop is a family owned sweet shop on the Pigeon Forge Parkway. Visitors can enjoy fudge, caramel apples, ice cream, sundaes, banana splits, milkshakes, chocolate strawberries, truffles and more. There are a variety of chocolat... [+ More]e dipped sweets and treats to choose from as well. [- Less]

#motorcycles
#rentals

Now Open!

EagleRider Motorcycle Rentals

EagleRider is open for business at 105 Waldens Main Street in Pigeon Forge. Available motorcycle rentals include Harley-Davidson Electra Glide, Street Glide, Heritage Softail, Road King and Road Glide.

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Coming 2021

Blue Mist Mountain Resort

Blue Mist Mountain Resort will include 310 hotel rooms and suites, 200 town homes, and 40 vacation residences. The resort will also be home to a marketplace, wellness retreat, and the nation's first outdoor Nordic Spa.

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