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What’s New In Pigeon Forge for 2022

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 2022 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.


#hotels

Coming 2023

Allegory Hotel

A new high-end hotel is coming to Gatlinburg, right across from the Gatlinburg Convention Center. This new hotel will be center po... [+ More]int of Gatlinburg and is expected to open sometime in 2023. [- Less]

#hotels

Coming 2023

Delta Hotel by Marriott

Interior design, branding and procurement firm Interior Image Group (IIG) will lead the design and procurement for the new Delta H... [+ More]otels by Marriott Gatlinburg in Gatlinburg, TN. Located on a steep grade alongside the Cliff Branch River and overlooking Mt. Leconte, Delta Hotels Gatlinburg will offer stunning views of the Great Smoky Mountains as a year-round destination for guests. [- Less]

Now Open!

Peaceful Side Social

Peaceful Side Social Brewery + Craft Kitchen is Townsend, TN's newest restaurant and taproom featuring a chef driven menu, served ... [+ More]fast-casual style. Enjoy the views from inside or on the patio or play corn hole on the lawn. We are Family + Pet Friendly! [- Less]

Now Open!

Smoky Hollow Outdoor Resort

Smoky Hollow Outdoor Resort has 7 Glamping sites for rent in a quiet, scenic farm just minutes from all the attractions. Enjoy a u... [+ More]nique stay in an un-crowded setting watching the wild life. Brand new - Just opened up in November 2021. Smoky Hollow Outdoor Resort provides Luxury Glamping Treehouses, Sioux- style Tipis, Conestoga Covered Wagons and Tiny Cabins, all provide a unique camping experience, unlike any in the area. [- Less]

#hotels

Coming 2022

Cambria Hotel Gatlinburg

The 140-room in Gatlinburg-area hotel is expected to open in 2022, and will feature a rooftop bar and restaurant. Known as the "Ga... [+ More]teway to the Smokies," the proposed hotel will be situated in downtown Gatlinburg in the heart of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. [- Less]

#food

Now Open!

Chicken Guy!

Celebrity chef Guy Fieri is bringing his restaurant Chicken Guy! to Gatlinburg Tennessee. Chicken Guy! offers all-natural chicken ... [+ More]tenders, skewers, sandwiches and salads, plus a variety of over 20 house-made sauces to choose from. Visitor favorites 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]

#restaurants

Coming Soon

Azul Cantina

Azul Cantina will open in spring of 2022 in the Tower Shops at the Mountain Mile. Azul Cantina will be Pigeon Forge's first roofto... [+ More]p bar and will offer plenty of delicious options on their Mexican Cantina menu and great drinks with an excellent view of Pigeon Forge. [- Less]

#things to do

Now Open!

Smoky Mountain Arena

The Smoky Mountain Arena plans to open in early 2021. This venue will be a recreational space perfect for many types of events in ... [+ More]the Smoky Mountain area. [- Less]

#attractions
#axe throwing

Now Open!

Appalachian Axe Co.

Appalachian Axe Co. will open in Pigeon Forge in May of 2021. They will have blacklight axe throwing for visitors to enjoy.

#coffee
#food

Now Open!

The Tennessee Grind Coffee & Tea

The Tennessee Grind is a new coffee shop offering locally roasted coffee, freshly baked pastries, and more. Their Grand Opening ce... [+ More]lebration is on October 4th. They are located at 1436 Winfield Dunn Pkwy, Sevierville, TN. [- Less]

Coming Spring 2022

SkyLand Ranch

A first-of-its-kind entertainment venue is coming to Sevierville. You've never seen anything like this in Sevierville! SkyLand... [+ More] Ranch will combine all your favorite things about the Smoky Mountains into one exciting Sevierville attraction. Visitors will be able to enjoy rides, shops, treats, live entertainment and more at SkyLand Ranch. [- Less]

#shopping

Now Open!

Coal Miner’s Daughter Mercantile

A collection of boutiques, artisans, craftsman's and more! Located in the center of Pigeon Forge! Visit their Facebook to learn m... [+ More]ore. [- Less]

#shopping

Now Open!

Toy Town

Coming soon to the Mountain Mile: Toy Town. This beautiful store will feature any toy that you can imagine! Featuring bright colo... [+ More]rs, toys lining every wall, soft plush, and even a giant dinosaur, this is a store you won't want to miss. [- Less]

#restaurants

Now Open!

The Crazy Mason Milkshake Bar

The Crazy Mason Milkshake Bar will be opening a location in Gatlinburg in Spring of 2021. The Crazy Mason is known for creating cr... [+ More]azy milkshakes with a variety of flavors and toppings. They will also have vegan and dairy free options. [- Less]

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Now Open!

Roll On In

Roll On In- Hibachi, Burritos and Bowls will be opening soon in Sevierville. This new restaurant will merge classic Asian dishes w... [+ More]ith a tex-mex twist. Enjoy popular menu items like burritos, bowls, wonton tacos, sushi donuts and more. [- Less]

#shopping

Now Open!

Beyond 436

Enter Beyond 436 and indulge in a shopping experience like no other throughout all of Sevier County. Sip a complimentary glass of ... [+ More]wine or cold beverage while you shop unique styles for women, men and home that have been hand selected by owner and designer Mary Ellen Rader. Distinctive best describes the collection of women's shoes, clothing and adornments. With a designer's eye, you'll have help choosing accessories to match your personality and create your own signature style. Our 'Men's Corner' boasts limited, high-quality leather bags, opulent accessories and rare gifts. In the kitchen you'll find functional and decorative Buie Pottery home provisions designed exclusively with and for Beyond 436. The uncommon serving sets and one-of-a-kind pieces will complement every meal in every home on every occasion. Pottery, serving dishes and utensils, wine glasses, candles, wall decor and more! [- Less]

#shopping

Now Open!

Jolene’s on Bruce Street

Western. Leather. Turquoise. Dolly. Jolene's on Bruce Street is a boutique shop full of free spirited apparel, comfy tees and fabr... [+ More]ics, jewelry and lots of Dolly Parton. [- Less]

#restaurants
#things to do

Now Open!

The Listening Room

One of Nashville's most iconic music and dining venues, The Listening Room, will be opening a second location in Pigeon Forge in t... [+ More]he Summer of 2021. The Listening Room will open in the Mountain Mile on Teaster Lane and will feature 1-2 live music rounds each night, American cuisine, a cocktail list and more. [- Less]

#dining

Now Open!

Seasons 101

Your culinary experience begins at Seasons 101. Located in the heart of downtown Sevierville, TN at the Historic Central Hotel. A ... [+ More]comfortable, casual dining atmosphere, combined with upscale cuisine at moderate prices. Depending on what the season is determines how the menu selections are curated. An ever changing selection of signature dishes and cocktails inspired by the current season is the heart of our dining philosophy. [- Less]

#rentals

Now Open!

AquaFlight

Established in 2021, we specialize in water flyboard rentals in the Smokies. We're located on Douglas Lake and offer several servi... [+ More]ces and products dealing with only the top-of-the-line equipment. Our mission is to provide the ultimate experience with our flying water products for our quests. [- Less]

#shows

Now Open!

The Parkway Playhouse

An amazing magical production featuring Freckled Zelda from TikTok and stars of NBC America's Got Talent Kadan Bart Rockett and Br... [+ More]ooklynn. Also featuring two escape rooms: Houdini the Huskey's Magical Escape Room and Freckled Zelda's Forest Escape Room. Located in the previous building of Theater of the Stars on the Pigeon Forge parkway. [- Less]

#shopping

Now Open!

Tolgard Games

Located on Teaster Lane, Tolgard Games wants to bring the tabletop gaming hobby to the people, connecting people to the games. If ... [+ More]you've played a game before that you really liked, and want to find more games like it, they are more than happy to pair you up with another great gaming opportunity. [- Less]

#rentals

Now Open!

Black Bear UTV

Black Bear UTV Rentals is located at 1420 East Parkway in Gatlinburg.

#restaurants

Now Open!

Tulsi Indian Cuisine

Tulsi Indian Cuisine is now open on the parkway in Pigeon Forge. They are renowned for the lip smacking food of Northern India. Ev... [+ More]ery dish in our menu is of the finest taste and is served to diners after a fine work that the chef puts in. [- Less]

#hotels
#lodging

Coming Soon

HeartSong Lodge & Resort

Dollywood's HeartSong Lodge & Resort will open in 2023 and feature 302 rooms. It will be located near Dollywood’s DreamMore Reso... [+ More]rt and Spa. Lodging options will include family suites, bunk rooms, themed suites and loft rooms. Guests can look forward to enjoying indoor and outdoor pools, a communal fire pit and a screened in porch. [- Less]

#shopping

Now Open!

Appalachian Apparel

Appalachian Apparel has opened a shop in the Tower Shops at the Mountain Mile. They have a variety of items for sale including shi... [+ More]rts, hats, earrings, stickers, hoodies and more. [- Less]

#restaurants
#things to do

Now Open!

Wears Valley Social

Wears Valley Social is a new food truck park located across the street from Mountain Chick Cafe in Wears Valley. There are a varie... [+ More]ty of food trucks and vendors each week with special events and more happening as well. [- Less]

#shopping

Now Open!

Mountain Mile General Store

The Mountain Mile General store is located at the Tower Shops at the Mountain Mile in Pigeon Forge. It has a variety of things for... [+ More] purchase, including home decor, apparel and more. [- Less]

#food
#restaurants

Now Open!

Cream & Sugar Sweet Shoppe

Cream & Sugar Sweet Shoppe is now open in the Tower Shops at the Mountain Mile in Pigeon Forge. It has ice cream, treats, homemade... [+ More] sweets and more for visitors to enjoy on their trip. [- Less]

#shopping

Now Open!

Palmetto Moon

Palmetto Moon has opened a brand new store in Sevierville at the Tanger Outlets. The store has your favorite southern lifestyle br... [+ More]ands, plus products exclusive to Sevierville. [- Less]

#shopping

Now Open!

Lululemon Outlet

A new Lululemon outlet is now open in Sevierville. Lululemon is an athletic-wear company that produces components for people to li... [+ More]ve healthier, fun lives. [- Less]

#attractions

Coming Soon

Pigeon Forge Chairlift

Pigeon Forge's first chairlift will open soon beside Pigeon Forge Snow. More information will be provided as it becomes available ... [+ More]to us. [- Less]

#gatlinburg
#shopping

Now Open!

Dracula’s

Dracula's is a new souvenir shop in Gatlinburg, TN. The shop has a variety of fun souvenirs for purchase including t-shirts, hoodi... [+ More]es, toys, mugs, shot glasses, halloween decor and more. [- Less]

#hotels

Opening Summer 2023

DreamCatcher Hotel – Pigeon Forge

The DreamCatcher Hotel - Pigeon Forge will open in 2023 adjacent to the Tower Shops in Pigeon Forge. This hotel is a partnership b... [+ More]etween The Seminole Tribe of Florida, Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians and the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians and DreamCatcher and will bring a high-end, AAA-rated Four Diamond Hotel to Pigeon Forge. The hotel will have 12,000 square feet of meeting and convention space, a rooftop restaurant and lounge and 200 guest rooms. [- Less]

#restaurants

Now Open!

Leora’s Kitchen

Leora's Kitchen is a family owned local chef's table focused on bringing homemade, fresh meals to the Smoky Mountains. They serve ... [+ More]quality food in a fun, warm atmosphere. [- Less]

#food
#shopping

Now Open!

The BakeSale

The BakeSale is a sister store to Byrd's Famous Cookies, located right next to Byrd's on The Island in Pigeon Forge. The BakeSale ... [+ More]has a wide variety of delicious treats available for purchase. [- Less]

#restaurants
#things to do

Coming Soon

Guy Fieri’s Downtown Flavortown

Guy Fieri and FACE Amusement are bringing Guy Fieri's Downtown Flavortown to the Tower Shops at the Mountain Mile in late 2021. Do... [+ More]wntown Flavortown will feature a 300+ seat restaurant with Fieri's famous culinary combinations, a 14-lane Duck Pin bowling alley, a 10,000 square foot arcade featuring classic games, VR and more, a full-service Tiki bar, a 1969 Chevy Camaro for photo opportunities and private party space. [- Less]

#gatlinburg
#lodging

Coming Soon

Gatlinburg Treehouse Resort

Gatlinburg Treehouse Resort is coming in the fall of 2021. It will be a unique treehouse resort with amenities. Please check back ... [+ More]for more information. [- Less]

#hotels

Coming In 2022

Renaissance Inn and Suites

The Marriott brand will be opening a new Renaissance Inn and Suites location in Pigeon Forge in 2022. Ground was broken for the ne... [+ More]w hotel in December of 2020. The hotel will be located adjacent to the LeConte Center and Ripken Experience. It will have 132 rooms, full kitchens, complementary breakfast, a dog park and more. [- Less]

#restaurants

Additional Location Coming Soon

Buzzed Bull Creamery

Buzzed Bull Creamery is now open in Pigeon Forge, with a new location coming soon in Sevierville. Buzzed Bull uses liquid nitrogen... [+ More] 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 for all ages. Current location has over 30 flavors available. [- Less]

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