Christmas lights in Pigeon Forge

4 Fun Ways to Celebrate Christmas in Pigeon Forge

November 25, 2020

If you are looking for the perfect place to spend Christmas with your family and friends, there is no better destination than Pigeon Forge TN. You will not only find the famous Pigeon Forge Parkway decked out in millions of lights but also lots of festive attractions and shows to enjoy throughout the holiday season. Here are 4 fun ways you can celebrate Christmas in Pigeon Forge:

1. See a Festive Holiday Performance

The neon sign for the Country Tonite Theatre in Pigeon Forge.One of the best ways to celebrate Christmas in Pigeon Forge is by attending a holiday version of your favorite show! The Christmas Show at Country Tonite has something for everyone as their stage is transformed into a winter wonderland, complete with special guests such as Frosty the Snowman, Santa Claus, and more! If you prefer some side-splitting comedy during the holidays, check out the Comedy Barn Christmas Show or the Hatfield & McCoy’s Christmas Disaster Dinner Feud. Be sure to see at least one of these shows during your vacation or see them all!

2. Enjoy the Winterfest Light Displays

Christmas just isn’t complete with viewing some spectacular holiday lights, so get the family together for a drive through the Winterfest light displays. As you cruise along the Pigeon Forge Parkway, you will be treated to millions of sparkling lights and elaborate displays, including the 12 Days of Christmas in lights. Be sure to take a detour into The Island in Pigeon Forge, where you can enjoy their custom decorations, a huge Christmas tree and over a mile of garland! If you continue along the Parkway down into Gatlinburg, you can also view their light displays that include intricate displays of animals native to the Smoky Mountains.

3. Visit the Smoky Mountain Christmas at Dollywood

Brilliant holiday lights at Dollywood during the Smoky Mountain Christmas Festival.Another fun way to celebrate Christmas in Pigeon Forge is by visiting the Smoky Mountain Christmas at Dollywood. This popular annual event features award winning shows, culinary delights, seasonal shopping, and over 5 million sparkling Christmas lights! As you walk through Dollywood, you will find every section of the park is saturated in uniquely colored lights so no area feels like the last! If you visit the park on a Friday or Saturday, you can also enjoy the “Merry and Bright” fireworks that will light up the sky in rhythm to Christmas music. Smoky Mountain Christmas is included with paid admission into Dollywood, which also includes the park’s regular lineup of thrill rides and attractions.

4. Stay in a Charming Cabin

Make the most of your Christmas in Pigeon Forge by staying in a charming cabin with us! Just imagine opening your gifts in front of the fireplace and the gorgeous sight of the Smokies through the windows. Whether you are celebrating the holidays with your extended family or a group of friends, we have just the accommodations for you. We even have a fantastic selection of pet friendly cabin rentals in Pigeon Forge for those who want to bring their beloved pet along for the Christmas celebration! Our cabins feature full kitchens so you can easily prepare a full holiday feast, as well as all the other amenities you need for a festive getaway to the Smoky Mountains!

Check out all of our Smoky Mountain cabin rentals today to celebrate the magic of Christmas in Pigeon Forge! We look forward to seeing you during the holiday season at Large Cabin Rentals!