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 2023 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.
Xperia Ocean Journey
Tanger Outlets, Sevierville, TN
Sevierville is getting a revolutionary new way to experience the wonders of the ocean via an immersive digital cinematic voyage.
Safari Hayride at SkyLand Ranch
1620 Parkway Sevierville, TN 37862
The newest addition to SkyLand Ranch will be a covered wagon hayride where guests can have an up close and personal look into the life of the ranch's animals.SkyLand Ranch
Gatlinburg Creekside RV Resort
1640 East Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN
A new RV resort and campground in Gatlinburg opens in October.
Sky Pirates Of Mermaid Bay
2420 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
The Sky Pirates of Mermaid Bay is an epic miniature golf adventure that will take you through a world under the sea. Prepare for the most immersive mini golf experience the world has ever seen!Sky Pirates of Mermaid Bay
Bloom & Berry Coffee House
1360 E Parkway #4, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Bloom & Berry Coffee House is now open in Gatlinburg.
Sunnyland Farms Retail Location
2655 Teaster Lane, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Albany, Georgia's Sunnyland Farms has opened their very first retail location at The Mountain Mile where they sell their assortment of pecans, nuts, chocolate, dried fruits, candies and gifts.Sunnyland Farms
Space Race Adventures
Pigeon Forge, TN
A new mini golf course and go kart attraction is coming to Pigeon Forge.
Smoky Mountain Salt Room
826 Middle Creek Rd, Sevierville, TN
Smoky Mountain Salt Room offers halotherapy at their location in Sevierville.
The Crayola Experience
2046 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN
The Crayola Experience is slated to open in Pigeon Forge fall 2024. The 30,000 square foot indoor entertainment center will have the world's largest selection of Crayola products, more than 20 hands-on attractions, and lots of unique and creative experiences for families. The attraction will share a location with NERF Action-Xperience in the old Smoky Mountain Opry building.
2046 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN
Hasbro has announced a new attraction on the Pigeon Forge parkway. NERF Action-Xperience will feature more than 25,000 square feet of sports challenges, battle zones, an obstacle course, food and beverage area, and a retail store. The attraction will share a location with The Crayola Experience in the old Smoky Mountain Opry building.
2655 Teaster Lane, Pigeon Forge, TN
Gilley's is a western, work and outdoor store that has opened a location at The Mountain Mile.
2655 Teaster Ln, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Azul Cantina is Pigeon Forge's first high-end Mexican cantina and grill located at The Mountain Mile Tower & Shops. The restaurant's chefs are passionate for innovative cuisine with flavorful proteins grilled to perfection Argentinian-Gaucho style. They serve up the classics like fajitas and delicious margaritas, as well as Hamburgeusa and queso grits.Azul Cantina
Solorzano’s Pizzeria: Gatlinburg & Sevierville
1235 East Pkwy, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
The Pigeon Forge restaurant Solorzano's Pizzeria is opening two new locations in Gatlinburg and Sevierville. The Gatlinburg location will be in the building formerly known as the Taste Of Italy restaurant. The new Sevierville location is still in the works.
Jurassic Tymes Mini Golf
1341 Wears Valley Road, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
There is a new dinosaur-themed 36 hole mini golf course at The Coaster At Goats On The Roof.
170 Glades Road, Suite 32, Gatlinburg, TN
Painting Around is a mobile arts and crafts experience that sets up shop at events for as low as $5 a craft.
Peaceful Side Social Creamery
7967 E Lamar Alexander Pkwy, Townsend, TN 37882
Peaceful Side Creamery offers a variety of unique ice cream flavors made with high-quality and locally sourced ingredients.
Jason Aldean’s Kitchen & Rooftop Bar
644 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN
Jason Aldean's Kitchen & Rooftop Bar has opened on the Gatlinburg parkway next to Ben & Jerry's. The restaurant features live music with a specific focus on the latest country trends from both local and national artists. Their menu includes burgers, hot chicken, and weekend specials on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
2760 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN
The Wayback, located across from The Island, is a boutique hotel offering a retro paradise in a quirky mountain town. The hotel includes an on-site bar and restaurant called Paloma, a taco truck, a poolside bar, and more.
Red’s Soda Fountain & Ice Cream
Red's Soda Fountain & Ice Cream is a 1940's style soda shop coming to downtown Sevierville.
3984 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN
Cook Out is coming to the Pigeon Forge parkway.
170 Buc-ee's Blvd, Kodak, TN 37764
The beloved beaver-themed Buc-ee's Family Travel Center is now open in Kodak. The new Sevier County, Tennessee location is more than 74,000 square feet and located off Interstate 40 at exit 407.
Illusionation Magic Show
2135 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Mountain Of Entertainment Theater's newest show ILLUSIONATION! The Magic of Jason Hudy is a sensational, family-friendly show that will leave you and your loved ones absolutely spellbound.
Outer Haven Campground
A new luxury campground has opened near the national park entrance in Cosby.
2509 Newport Hwy Suite 1, Sevierville, TN 37876
Piccolo's Pizza is a new restaurant in Sevierville. They offer pizza, calzones, pasta, wings and more from Monday through Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm.
644 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Nashville's Sun Diner has opened a new location in Gatlinburg. The restaurant's focus is on southern hospitality, delicious gourmet cuisine, and coffee served day and night. The Gatlinburg location offers breakfast and brunch, classic southern plates, and sandwiches and wraps.
Cavender’s Boot City
1970 Winfield Dunn Parkway, Sevierville, TN 37876
Cavender's Boot City is opening a new location in Sevierville.
2655 Teaster Lane, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Crumbl Cookies is coming to The Mountain Mile.
The Corner Diner
3060 Teaster Lane, Pigeon Forge
The Corner Diner offers steamed sandwiches, smash burgers, and breakfast all day.
Tennessee Stud Cider Co.
The Island, Pigeon Forge, TN
Yee-Haw Brewing's Tennessee Stud Cider Co. is now open at The Island in Pigeon Forge.
3152 Parkway #3, Pigeon Forge, TN
Michelle Boutique offers affordable clothing, shoes and accessories for women.
Big Bear Mountain at Dollywood
Big Bear Mountain is the biggest and longest roller coaster at Dollywood. It's said to have more than 20 "butterfly moments" - the most of any family coaster in the country.
The Fox & The Apple
Foxfire Adventure Park
A new cider company is coming to Foxfire Adventure Park.
Flyaway Indoor Skydiving: New Facility
Pigeon Forge, TN
The longest-running wind tunnel operation in the world is getting a brand new 50,000+ square foot facility on Teaster Lane. Flyaway Indoor Skydiving's new location will offer two separate wind tunnels, onsite lodging for camps and courses, a gym and recovery center, and so much more.
1830 Winfield Dunn Parkway, Sevierville, TN
Knoxville's favorite barbecue joint has a brand new location in Sevierville. Stop by Archer's BBQ located conveniently on the right side of the parkway just 1.2 miles past Smoky Mountain Knife Works.
The 407: Gateway to Adventure
A massive new entertainment complex with shopping, dining, lodging, and attractions is coming to Exit 407.More Info
A new hotel is coming to Gatlinburg across from the convention center. It will include 130 upscale rooms, a rooftop bar and restaurant, and both indoor and outdoor conference space.
We Rock The Spectrum
524 Winfield Dunn Parkway, Sevierville, TN
We Rock The Spectrum provides children with a fun and motivational environment to help them in the areas of strength, movement, sensory processing, communication, positive behavior modification, social interactions, and self-care skills.
Legacy Lookout at SkyLand Ranch
1620 Parkway Sevierville, TN
The newest addition to SkyLand Ranch puts you 350 feet above the parkway for 360 degree views of the surrounding Smoky Mountains.SkyLand Ranch
Red Jasper Beer Garden
2135 Wears Valley Rd, Sevierville, TN
Stop by Red Jasper Beer Garden near the cascades on Wears Valley Road to enjoy a wide selection of beers, food trucks, and waterfall views.
Eagle Mountain Sanctuary Expansion
Eagle Mountain Sanctuary is home to the country's largest presentation of non-releasable bald eagles. The 30,000 square foot aviary is a product of the American Eagle Foundation's partnership with Dollywood in 1990. The foundation is now building new enclosures for even more birds of prey over 55 acres of land.
Mountain Of Entertainment Presents: Array
2135 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
A new high energy variety show is coming to the Pigeon Forge parkway. Array features world-class singers, incredible aerialists, specialty acts, and hilarious comedy.Array Variety Show
Pizza Rio Wine + Bar
140 Showplace Blvd, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Pizza Rio offers a modern and cozy atmosphere with a Brazilian style of serving. The unique restaurant works with fresh ingredients, hand crafted cocktails, and a signature wine list.Pizza Rio Wine + Bar
Museum Honors 135 Children Aboard the TITANIC
2134 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
This year, the TITANIC Museum Attraction honors the 135 children aboard the RMS Titanic with new displays, artifacts and stories aimed at shining a light on their legacies.TITANIC Museum Attraction
Speedwerkz Exotic Car Experience
467 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Speedwerkz is home to a collection of exotic cars, a racing simulator, and more.
266 Collier Dr, Sevierville, TN
Sevier Air has a new laser tag arena for up to 26 players.
Dutch Bros Coffee
197 Forks of the River Parkway, Sevierville, TN
Dutch Bros Coffee has opened a new location in Sevierville. The company started in 1992 in Grants Pass, Oregon and now has more than 700 stores open nationwide.
1503 Parkway, Sevierville, TN
Collier Family Restaurants is bringing a new Italian restaurant to Sevierville this fall.
The Forgotten Forest
Fantasy meets reality in this new rental/residential community in the foothills of Sevier County.
Mountain Wildlife Museum
2530 Parkway Suite 4, Pigeon Forge TN
Explore Smoky Mountain wildlife at Pigeon Forge's newest museum attraction. This premiere taxidermy museum provides a memorable indoor wildlife experience for all ages.Mountain Wildlife Museum
Tiger Mom Boba Bar
750 Winfield Dunn Parkway Suite 140, Sevierville, TN
Tiger Mom Boba Bar is a brand new boba tea shop in Sevierville next to Publix and Five Below. They specialize in boba tea, lollipop waffles, build-your-own drinks, and signature desert drinks.
Wilderness At The Smokies Expansion
1424 Old Knoxville Hwy, Sevierville, TN 37876
Wilderness At The Smokies has announced an expansion for the water park's 15th anniversary in 2023. The 40,000 square foot expansion will include a 3-story water coaster, a new lazy river, a rooftop pool and bar and grill.
929 Parkway Gatlinburg, TN 37738
A new rooftop bar from the Ephant Group is coming to Gatlinburg.
The Lodges at Reedmont
A new cabin community is coming to Sevierville, just blocks away from the convention center. Construction begins in January 2023.
230 Court Ave, Sevierville, TN 37862
The historic Pines Theater, established in 1944, has reopened with a modern twist on its own entertainment roots and reopening in late 2022. The Pines is a downtown entertainment venue with duckpin bowling, games, a bar and a full service restaurant.The Pines
Pinchy’s Lobster & Beer Co.
212 Court Ave, Sevierville, TN 37862
Crustacean Nation! Pinchy's Lobster & Beer Garden is a lobster and raw bar that opened in downtown Sevierville in fall of 2022. They offer New England-style seafood and southern hospitality. Well behaved dogs are welcome in the beer garden, where outdoor seating and heated fire pits are available year round.Pinchy’s Lobster Company
576 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN
Anakeesta has begun an expansion that will double the park's size. The first phase, Astra Lumina, is now open. The expansion will continue through 2024 and will include a European-themed village, a birdhouse-inspired play zone, an interactive waterfall & cave system, a French-inspired bakery, and much more.Anakeesta
The Hippie BBQ & Grill
611 Parkway, Sevierville, TN 37862
This new Sevierville BBQ restaurant is a 1970s themed, family-oriented sports bar specializing in BBQ, burgers and wings.
Pigeon Forge eBike Rentals
2850 Parkway #17, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Cruise the streets of Pigeon Forge with an eBike rental. Stop by their location at the Pigeon Forge Factory Outlet Mall.
Tennessee Stud Cider
716 Parkway, Suite 1, Gatlinburg, TN
Tennessee Stud hard cider is the most recent expression of creativity from Yee-Haw Brewing. Apple juice is artfully transformed to a delicious, robust cider base that is carefully blended with real fruit purees to achieve that just right balance.
The Davis Hotel Sevierville
212 Court Avenue, Sevierville, TN
The former Rawlings funeral home is being restored back into a unique 6 bedroom boutique hotel that was open in the early 1900s. The hotel is currently projected to open in early 2023.
2141 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN
Memories Theatre features some of the world's greatest celebrity impersonators playing tribute to legends of yesterday and today.
The Neighborhood Beer House
1436 Winfield Dunn Pkwy, Sevierville, TN
A family-friendly, dog-friendly, neighborhood beer garden providing local craft beer, food, and a good time.
101 E Main St. Sevierville, TN 37862
Prohibition style speakeasy inside an old two story bank vault in historic downtown Sevierville.
Iron Forge Brewing Company
371 Lonesome Valley Road Sevierville, TN 37862
Iron Forge Brewing Company is a brewery and tap room set to open January of 2023 in Sevierville, Tennessee.
Brassa 51 Peruvian Cuisine
1304 Parkway, Suite 101, Sevierville, TN
Brassa 51 prepares high quality ingredients based on traditional recipes with a fresh twist. The culinary experts at Brassa challenge themselves daily to use the highest quality ingredients with a fresh interpretation on traditional recipes.
8351 TN-73, Townsend, TN
Company Distilling is set along the Little River in Townsend, TN with a greenway running along the front of the 13.5-acre property. The tasting room offers access to cycling, running and nearby mountain biking and hiking trails.
Dig’n Zone Theme Park
1707 Veterans Blvd, Sevierville, TN
All ages will have a blast operating real construction equipment at Dig'n Zone, whose goal is to provide a great entertainment value for families in a safe and fun environment.
B.E.A.R. Village Resorts
Pigeon Forge, TN
B.E.A.R Village will be situated on more 49 acres offering 60k+ square feet of adventure. It will include a condo development, timeshare units, a resort hotel, an indoor water park, an aquarium, a family entertainment center, and more.
Trotter’s Whole Hog BBQ
127 Bruce St., Sevierville, TN 37862
Trotter’s Whole Hog BBQ is now open in historic downtown Sevierville. The casual, inviting atmosphere has 20 beers on tap, indoor and outdoor seating, and live music. The new restaurant was created to define East Tennessee in the world of whole hog barbecue and to establish roots for this cooking style.Trotter’s Whole Hog BBQ
Sanctuary Treehouse Resort
The Sanctuary Treehouse Resort will be the first of its’ kind in East Tennessee, offering a unique, interactive lodging experience while providing views of the Smoky Mountains and the two 18-hole golf courses nearby. It will offer all the amenities of modern resorts in treehouse-style accommodations for small groups. A short distance from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the new resort will be anchored on 40 acres.
A new high-end hotel is coming right across from the Gatlinburg Convention Center. This new hotel will be center point of Gatlinburg and is expected to open sometime in 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 Hotels by Marriott Gatlinburg in Gatlinburg, TN. Located on a steep grade alongside the Cliff Branch River and overlooking Mt. LeConte, the hotel will offer stunning views of the Great Smoky Mountains as a year-round destination for guests.
Cambria Hotel Gatlinburg
The 140 room Cambria Hotel will feature a rooftop bar and restaurant.More Info
HeartSong Lodge & Resort
Pigeon Forge, TN
Dollywood's HeartSong Lodge & Resort will open in 2023 and feature 302 rooms. Lodging options will include family suites, bunk rooms, themed suites and loft rooms.
Pigeon Forge, TN
The DreamCatcher Hotel will open in 2023 adjacent to the Tower Shops in Pigeon Forge. The high-end, AAA-rated Four Diamond hotel will have 12,000 square feet of meeting and convention space, a rooftop restaurant and lounge and 200 guest rooms.