5 New Attractions in Pigeon Forge You Don’t Want to Miss

June 13, 2019
pirates voyage dinner and show sign in Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge is booming with new things! You’ll find restaurants, shows, and other activities popping up to make for an even more fun getaway. All of these new attractions in Pigeon Forge will make you want to start planning your next vacation! Check out these 5 new attractions in Pigeon Forge you definitely don’t want to miss:

1. Rowdy Bear Ridge

hill tubing in the summerDo you love to snow tube but are disappointed when you can’t in the summer? Now you can at Rowdy Bear Ridge! This outdoor tubing hill does not use water or snow, so you can go tubing any time of the year! A conveyor takes you to the top of the hill on a single or double inner tube, and you can ride down the 500-foot hill. Tubing is the first phase of this attraction; an aerial twin seat coaster and another attraction will be coming to Rowdy Bear Ridge soon! Check back for more information on these new rides.

2. Pirates Voyage Dinner and Show

Have you seen all the shows in Pigeon Forge already? Now you have a new show to see! The Pirates Voyage Dinner and Show will take your family on a journey to find buried treasure with Captain Blackbeard and Calico Jack. The crews of the Sapphire and Crimson ships will fight on the ships, in the water, and on land. You’ll also see tropical birds and mermaids along the way. Join in the fun before the show by getting made into a pirate or mermaid at Pirates Treasure. During the show, you’ll enjoy a four-course feast of fried chicken, creamy soup, potato souffle, and more. This is a show you don’t want to miss!

3. National Enquirer Live

national enquirer live sign at nightIf you’ve always wondered how the popular supermarket tabloid came to life, you’ll know after visiting the National Enquirer Live museum. In this attraction, you’ll see exhibits on exclusives that made the magazine popular, from the JKF conspiracies to the OJ Simpson murders. The museum is split into 4 categories: celebrities, conspiracies, crime, and gossip. Your whole family will have a blast visiting the exhibits and participating in the interactive displays. Check out this museum on your next trip!

4. The Mountain Mile

Are some of your favorite parts of Pigeon Forge the shops, restaurants, and attractions? One of the most anticipated new attractions in Pigeon Forge is The Mountain Mile. Retail lovers will want to visit the Tower Shops. Adventurers can’t miss the Mountain Monster, a 200-foot tower at the center of this entertainment complex. It will include 4 different rides you’ll want to try! Another attraction at The Mountain Mile includes the August Moon Drive-In. The first phase of the Mountain Mile is slated to open in late 2019.

5. August Moon Drive-In

classic carsPart of the new attractions in Pigeon Forge at The Mountain Mile, the August Moon Drive-In is an indoor drive-in movie theater. You’ll be able to watch movies you love from 40 types of classic cars. If you don’t want to watch from a car, there’s luxury seating you can sit in. Not only will it be a movie experience, August Moon Drive-In will include a bar, restaurants, and other entertainment! Live music will part of the draw of this attraction. Plus, you’ll be able to book private events at August Moon Drive-In. It is expected to open in 2020.

You have a wide variety of new attractions in Pigeon Forge to check out on your next trip. Start planning today by booking a room with us!