When the sun sets in the Smokies, the fun has just begun. There are plenty of things to do in Pigeon Forge at night, so don't go to bed too early! Some of the best activities in the area are open late and even more enjoyable after dark. Check out our top 5 favorite things to do in Pigeon Forge at night.
Ride A Mountain Coaster
Zipping along the mountain on a coaster is even more fun after the sun sets. Rides after dark at Rocky Top Mountain Coaster are a completely different and thrilling experience. The track is lit up with neon, colorful lights to guide your way. Sit down, strap in and get ready for a ride across the mountainside.More Info
See Gatlinburg From Above
Nothing is more exciting than seeing the cities you love on the horizon. Step back and view Gatlinburg from a distance on the Gatlinburg Sky Bridge. Enjoy a night ride up the Sky Lift and when you get to the top, walk across the bridge and see Gatlinburg lit up below. Enjoy snacks and drinks at the park and spend your night admiring the city from afar.More Info
Sip On Some Shine
Most of Pigeon Forge's nighttime activities are family-friendly, but if you're looking for some fun for just the adults, moonshine tastings are the way to go. Embrace a well-known part of Appalachian culture and head to one of the moonshine distilleries in the Smoky Mountains. Step up to the bar and learn about the distilling process, check out the available flavors and try some out.More Info
Try To Escape
Looking for a little after-dark challenge? Bring your group to The Escape Game and test your teamwork skills out in one of their exciting escape rooms. The Escape Game is open late (until 11:45!) making it the perfect after-dark activity to enjoy after many of the other area attractions close. There are 5 challenges to choose from so you can keep coming back and escaping each time you visit.More Info
Enjoy A Winter Wonderland
Rain or shine, winter or summer, Pigeon Forge Snow brings the Smoky Mountains a year-round winter wonderland. They're open until 9 or 10 PM every night, so you can hit the slopes no matter what time it is. The best part is that this attraction is climate controlled, so while you'll see and feel snow all around you, you won't need the sun to feel warm. Leave the heavy jackets at home and enjoy indoor snow tubing that is fun for all ages.More Info
Play The Night Away
Still burning off some energy at 11 pm or even 12 am? Arcadia is open until 1 am every night for late night games and fun. This Gatlinburg arcade is located at teh bottom of the Space Needle and has over 100 games to choose from. You can play for eTickets and redeem them for your choice of cool prizes at the redemption counter.More Info
Enjoy 360° Views Of Gatlinburg
Long after many have gone to bed and all of your other adventures have ended, the Gatlinburg Space Needle is still transporting visitors 407' into the air for spectacular views of Gatlinburg. The Space Needle is open until 1 am every night, so you can make it the last stop on a day full of adventures to see the twinkling lights of Gatlinburg from above. Walk around the tower for views of the city in every direction.More Info
Just because it's dark outside doesn't mean the area is closed! There are plenty of things to do in Pigeon Forge at night for your whole family to enjoy. No matter what you decide to do, we recommend calling ahead to verify hours and closing times. Enjoy all that the area has to offer and book your next trip to Pigeon Forge today.