The Island in Pigeon Forge recently welcomed a lineup of five new rides that are sure to get your heart racing and your spirits soaring. From a fun-filled tractor ride for the little ones to a spinning steampunk clock, the new attractions at this entertainment complex are raising the bar for enjoyment and excitement. This one-of-a-kind entertainment destination is now home to more than two dozen amusement attractions, making it a favorite place to have fun in Pigeon Forge.
Rides at The Island
The Island is a great place to spend the day and enjoy a variety of dining and entertainment options. Most rides at The Island Pigeon Forge are $5.99 per ride for both adults and children. If you’re planning to spend more than a day at The Island or just want to try every single ride, the best value is the unlimited rides pass for $39.99. You can use it for up to 48 hours.More About The Island
Take a spin on this orbiting family thrill ride! The Island’s vice president of operations David Wear described this exciting new ride as “one of his most favorite rides” in a video posted to The Island’s Instagram account. Clockwork has four arms that rotate in intermeshing orbits, with each end of the arms carrying two passengers in stabilized seats.Clockwork
Go up in the air on this sports-themed balloon ride! This family-friendly attraction rises 60 feet into the sky and features 4-seat gondolas so everyone can ride together. You’ll love the mountain views you can take in from the top as the you spin around at more than sixty feet in the air. You’ll find High Score easily; just look for the flying baseballs and basketballs.High Score
There’s big fun at The Island for the smallest members of your family! This tractor ride takes little ones around a farm-themed track with fun sights like a grinning donkey and pigs hiding in a haybale. There is no minimum height requirement to take a trip around the farm. Island FARM’n cars have double seating for multiple passengers.Island Farm’n
Dance Party 360
Cue the lights and bring on the thrills: Dance Party 360 is a towering pendulum attraction that takes riders on a 360-degree spin. It is among the most exciting of the new rides at The Island Pigeon Forge, so make sure you’re ready to get your adrenaline rushing before boarding.Dance Party 360
Tree Fall Drop Tower
Take a trip into the treetops with this new ride. The Smoky Mountain views from the top of this attraction are breathtaking, but don’t get too comfortable up there! The ride quickly plummets 65 feet back to the ground. Tree Fall Drop Tower is your classic Tower Of Terror type drop ride that will give you butterflies in your stomach.Tree Fall Drop Tower
These new rides at The Island join other favorites like The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel, SkyFly: Soar America, Happy Swing, 7D Dark Ride Adventure, Spinning Parrots Coaster, Flying Horse Carousel, Reverse Time, and Twist and Shout. While the new rides definitely bring fun and excitement to The Island, there are many other ways to have a blast here, too. You’ll find live music, delectable dining, tempting libations, unique shopping experiences, and more at this entertainment complex.