Many travelers and families are opting for road trips and getaways that involve less crowds and offer more space – that’s exactly what my family wanted as we tried to come up with a way for our household in Florida to meet up with our family based in Illinois. The idea of driving to the Dollywood area came to mind. It is about equal distance drive from Florida as well as from Illinois. I figured the Dollywood area would have a plethora of wonderful cabins from which to choose and lots of restaurants and stores nearby. Sure enough, our Dollywood cabin was exactly what we needed.[Read more…]
For the first time since Jan. 4, Dollywood opened its gates to guests for the first of two season passholder preview days on Monday, June 15. With the precautions being taken to keep guests safe, I’m sure the employees at the theme park that bears Dolly Parton’s name did not envision the start of their 35th anniversary season would look like this. My family and I made the trek to Pigeon Forge to get a glimpse of how things at Dollywood have changed.[Read more…]
First-time visitors and returning guests have 20 new reasons to explore Pigeon Forge, Tenn. this year.[Read more…]
Paula Deen’s Lumberjack Feud Show & Adventure Park in Pigeon Forge, Tenn. has officially opened the Flying Ox, the world’s first cable-to-rail zipline roller coaster.[Read more…]
For the first and only time, the largest collection of remaining RMS Titanic life jackets will be on display from July 1 through December 2019 at the Titanic Museum Attraction in Pigeon Forge, Tenn.[Read more…]
After nearly 10 years of success on the coast of the Carolinas, Dolly Parton’s Pirates Voyage dinner attraction is set to open in Pigeon Forge, Tenn. next spring.