Save Money In The Smokies: Deals, Discounts, Packages & More

A little secret? There are many cheap things to do in Pigeon Forge, TN! Save money on your next trip to Pigeon Forge and the Smoky Mountains with discounts, coupons and free things to do. There are so many ways you can save money while still enjoying your Smoky Mountain vacation, we would love to share our tips with you and see you return to our beautiful city again and again.

Pigeon Forge Coupons

Save money now with Pigeon Forge coupons. You will find a variety of savings including lodging options, entertainment and shopping. Also, check the coupon racks where you are staying and ask the front desk staff for recommendations, deals & packages, and specials for groups.


Plan For A Group

If you are coming with a large group of people, save money by renting a big cabin and planning for attractions with group discounts. Renting a cabin is an affordable lodging option for bringing the whole family on vacation. Save money by hitting the local grocery store and cooking in your cabin as well as carrying snacks and your water bottle while out and about to avoid pricey snacks and drinks.

Group Planner

Cheap Things To Do: $20 Or Less

It's always helpful to know about the best deals on attractions before you set out on your vacation. While you're planning your trip, be sure to take a look at our list of cheap things to do in Pigeon Forge. We've made it simple by collecting a handful of our favorite attractions you can experience for $20 or less.

$20 Or Less

Kids Get In Free

If you're traveling with little ones, it's useful to know about the many attractions in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg where kids get in free. Most of them offer free entry to toddlers, and many places also have discounted youth tickets. Browse the selection while planning your trip.

Free Kids Attractions

Military Discounts

August is Celbrate Freedom month and a great time to plan a vacation if you have served or are active military; however, most of the military discounts are active for the rest of the year as well. When purchasing your tickets or making reservations for Pigeon Forge lodging, be sure to ask about a military discount.

Military Discounts

Senior Discounts

Seniors in the Smokies can often get great discounts on attraction tickets, restaurants, and lodging. Be sure to take a look at this list before visiting or during the planning period if you are a senior yourself or if you are planning a group trip with one.

Senior Discounts

Dollywood Discounts

Everyone is always looking for discount Dollywood tickets, and sometimes there are ways to find them. Keep in mind that events, time of year, and annual changes may always be a factor. Take a look at our post with information on the five most common ways to find discount Dollywood tickets.

Dollywood Discounts

Park & Ride

Park your car and ride Fun Time Trolley. The Pigeon Forge Fun Time Trolleys are an easy and affordable way to get around the city. Traffic lights are numbered which makes for easy directions. Park and ride to Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, and Sevierville. Check out hotels on the parkway to stay right in the middle of the action and get where you need to go fast.


Continental Breakfast

If you're staying in a hotel, take advantage of the continental breakfast if available to save some money on your vacation in Pigeon Forge. Many hotels offer complimentary Continental Breakfast to their guest as an incentive. A typical hotel breakfast includes breads, pastries, pies, croissants, fruit marmalades or jellies, butter, cheese, fruit juice and hot beverages.

Continental Breakfast

Enter Giveaways

Did you know we run regular contests and giveaways several times a year? We've given away thousands of dollars in gigantic prize packages for complete vacations to the Pigeon Forge area. You can check out our contest archive to see what people have won in the past, and be sure to follow us on Facebook and sign up for our newsletter to find out as soon as a new contest opens.


Take Advantage Of The Kitchen

Stay in for dinner instead of going out each night. Your Pigeon Forge cabin is likely equipped with a full kitchen. Take advantage of the amenities and cook in! Bring a taste of home and prepare your favorite recipes or taste the mountains by trying something new with Southern-inspired style! You’ll save money and make memories by preparing meals in.

Cabin Rentals

The Smoky Mountain Insider

Sign up for email alerts. The Smoky Mountain Insider is your weekly connection to deals, coupons, things to do in Pigeon Forge and more. Sign up and save money on your next Pigeon Forge vacation. You can sign up by entering your information in the widget below, or just sign up on our newsletter page.

Sign Up Now

You Might Also Like

By continuing to use our website, you are accepting the use of cookies. For more information please read our privacy policy.