2809 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
865 428 4545
hello@arborshotel.com       Enter Contest!
Book Now
Full Name
Email *
email marketing by activecampaign
Local Guide
all-day Dollywood’s Barbeque & Bluegrass... @ Dollywood
Dollywood’s Barbeque & Bluegrass... @ Dollywood
May 26 – May 31 all-day
Keep checking here for 2017 Barbecue & Bluegrass Festival information.
10:00 am Movies At Governor’s Crossing St... @ Governor's Crossing Stadium 14
Movies At Governor’s Crossing St... @ Governor's Crossing Stadium 14
May 26 @ 10:00 am – Jun 1 @ 11:00 pm
Governor’s Crossing Stadium 14 Cinema is the premier luxury theater in Sevier county. Amenities include Dolby 7.1 audio, luxury seating featuring leather recliners, and large format presentations in the 40,000 watt SXS auditoriums. Bring your friends and family for a movie night to see the best blockbusters out today.
all-day Synchronous Fireflies @ Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Synchronous Fireflies @ Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Jun 1 – Jun 30 all-day
Come see the wonder of the Synchronous Fire Flies in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. One of only two locations in the world that this phenomenon occurs. For more information visit GSM Fireflies Due to a change in GSMNP Policy, transportation is only available at the Sugarlands visitor center. No buses will be allowed from Townsend.
all-day The Pontiacs in Pigeon Forge Car... @ Music Road Resort Hotel
The Pontiacs in Pigeon Forge Car... @ Music Road Resort Hotel
Jun 2 – Jun 4 all-day
The Pontiacs in Pigeon Forge Car Show has been happening now for well over a decade. If you want to see some of the most gorgeous Pontiacs around, be sure to attend the 17th Annual show on June 2-4, 2017. The show will be held at The Music Road Hotel in beautiful Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Be sure to bring the whole family as there is something here for everyone! Whether you want to hit the waterslide into the heated pool at the host hotel, visit Dollywood Amusement Park for some serious thrills, or shop till you drop at the many outlet malls, we assure you that no one will be bored.
10:00 am Jeeps & Peeps @ Quaker Steak & Lube
Jeeps & Peeps @ Quaker Steak & Lube
Jun 3 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Join us, as we team with Jeep Girls of the Smokies, to present a spring Jeep cruise-in at Quaker Steak and Lube! More information coming soon!
all-day MAGMA GAMING EVENT @ Smoky Mountain Convention Center
MAGMA GAMING EVENT @ Smoky Mountain Convention Center
Jun 9 – Jun 11 all-day
MAGMA or Mountain Animation, Gaming and Media Alliance, is an annual convention held in Pigeon Forge, TN. Our primary focus is video games and multi-media, but we have something for everyone. There will be gaming tournaments, exhibitors, panels, workshops, events, artists, and industry guests as well as plenty of interactive entertainment. Come and be a part.
all-day Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales @ Downtown Gatlinburg
Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales @ Downtown Gatlinburg
Jun 9 – Jul 29 all-day
Tunes & Tales is a summer-long street performance event featuring costumed musical performers, storytellers and artisans portraying characters from time periods as far back as 1800. On Friday, June 10, Gatlinburg will present the 12th season of Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales daily in downtown Gatlinburg through July 29. Tunes & Tales is a summer-long street performance festival featuring costumed musical performers, storytellers and artisans portraying characters from time periods as far back as the 1800s. This popular seven-week event truly highlights one of Gatlinburg’s greatest assets in the walkability of the city and provides guests with an interactive, educational and entertaining experience the whole family can enjoy. “Gatlinburg is a walking town. Tunes & Tales enhances our visitors’ experience as they stroll the Parkway in the evenings,” said Marci Claude, PR Manager. “The performers bring to life traditional Smoky Mountain heritage and culture in a fun and interactive way.” The collection of personalities and performers arrive nightly at 6 p.m. in the center of town. Visitors witness a magical transformation of sidewalk to stage as the characters disperse along the downtown Parkway for an evening of entertainment and storytelling.
10:00 am SUMMERTIME IN THE SMOKIES SHOPPI... @ Sevierville Convention Center
SUMMERTIME IN THE SMOKIES SHOPPI... @ Sevierville Convention Center
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – Jun 11 @ 5:00 pm
Sevier County draws 12 million people per year, Pigeon Forge draws 1o million per year and Gatlinburg draws 11 million people per year and they are a day’s drive for half of the US population. Folks come from all over the world for vacations, outdoor adventures, family fun and memory making. The Smoky Mountains are one of America’s great mountain vacation destinations, with plenty of accommodations and dozens of local-to-national restaurants, and attractions galore – all nestled in the foothills and surrounded on three sides by the natural beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains. The Smoky Mountain area prides itself on many talented artisans and crafters. Along with ‘Summertime in the Smokies Shopping Expo’ will be the Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales and Smoky Mountain Springfest along with many other events going on in Pigeon Forge and Sevierville! The convention center is only 5 miles from Tanger Outlet Mall and many other attractions in the area!
9:00 am BULLSEYE PREPAREDNESS & OUTDOOR ... @ LeConte Center
Jun 10 @ 9:00 am – Jun 11 @ 7:00 pm
Bullseye Preparedness and Outdoors Expo is a two day, ticketed event in the heart of the smoky mountains. Attendees can expect numerous exhibits from a wide variety of vendors, manufacturers and organizations from all over the country; hunting, camping, hiking, emergency preparedness, homesteading, self-reliance, to name a few. This is a family friendly event in a top vacation destination for the region; all ages welcome. There is something for everyone!
Jun 17 @ 10:00 am – Aug 20 @ 10:00 pm
Visitors to Gatlinburg have an additional means to explore the Parkway via this shuttle route which is free for the summer. The free specially painted open-air shuttles will operate from 10 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily June 17 through August 20. Extra stops have been established along the special route to bring the number to 40 along Parkway.

View Calendar


The Island
Located just a block from our hotel, The Island in Pigeon Forge is packed with things to do in the the Smokies.

  • Three family restaurants including Margaritaville and two have entertainment by the servers – Margaritaville and Disk’s last Resort.
  • Cafe in the Margaritalle hotel.
  • Ice cream parlor, fries parlor,
  • Shops
  • Rides for young ones
  • See The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel—it’s 200 feet tall with an amazing view of The Great Smoky Mountains! Pull up a rocking chair and enjoy the beautiful Island Show Fountain or check out the retail shops, restaurants and eateries, rides and games, live music, attractions and much more! Open 10 a.m. daily year round.

More info at http://islandinpigeonforge.com/


Dollywood Theme Park and Splash Country Water Adventure Park
Known for its down-home charm, this world famous 150-acre theme park is as unique as its namesake and owner Dolly Parton. From award-winning shows to educational craft demonstrations and ground-breaking rides and attractions, Dollywood offers something for everyone and every interest, so the whole family can experience the park together. Dollywood also plays host to five seasonal festivals throughout the year ensuring that each visit is a unique bonding experience for families.

Dollywood’s Splash Country is the perfect mountain oasis for families to cool-down and chill-out. Located in a mountainous hollow adjacent to Dollywood theme park, Dollywood’s Splash Country features a variety of splashy water attractions for both the thrill-seekers and pool-loungers in your family. Add in a private cabana rental or delicious poolside treat, and your crew is set for the perfect day of togetherness in the Smoky Mountain sunshine.

More info at http://www.dollywood.com/


Ripley’s Believe It or Not
Just down the road from Pigeon Forge in Gatlinburg, experience eight unique Ripley’s Believe It or Not attractions. Visit Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium, an 85,000 sq ft Aquarium of the Smokies, a 5D Moving Theater, a bone-chillingHaunted Adventure, the mind-bending Marvelous Mirror Maze, and two fully themed mini-golf courses.

More info at http://www.ripleys.com/gatlinburg/


Titanic Museum Attraction
A short trolley ride from our hotel, Titanic Museum Attraction in Pigeon Forge, Tn. will open the door to the past in it’s one-of-a-kind way – letting “passengers” experience what it was like to walk the hallways, parlors, cabins and Grand Staircase of the Titanic while surrounded by more than 400 artifacts directly from the ship and its passengers. As visitors touch a real iceberg, walk the Grand Staircase and third class hallways, reach their hands into 28-degree water, and try to stand on the sloping decks, they learn what it was like on the RMS Titanic by experiencing it first-hand.

More info at http://www.titanicpigeonforge.com/


Hollywood Wax Museum
Blocks from the hotel at the corner of Parkway Boulevard and Showplace Boulevard in Pigeon Forge, Hollywood Wax Museum is the only wax museum in the country devoted entirely to celebrity figures. The two-story Museum brings Pigeon Forge tourists and locals into the world of Hollywood Stars and allows visitors to get close to some of the most famous people in show business, recreated so faithfully that you’d swear they are alive. Hollywood Wax Museum houses tons of uncanny replicas, lending themselves to fun photo opportunities for guests. If you’re waxing for fun things to do in Pigeon Forge TN, the country’s largest Hollywood Wax Museum is a must-see.

More info at http://www.hollywoodwaxmuseum.com/pigeon-forge/


Go Karts
Pigeon Forge offers several places to race go karts with attractions for all age levels.


The Little Pigeon River is one of Tennessee’s premier trout fishing streams, with opportunities to catch stocked rainbow trout as well as wild brook trout. Smallmouth bass inhabit the water as well. The river splits into three forks in the Sevierville, and the West Fork of the Pigeon River flows through Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg before entering Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Fishing is allowed along most of the river, including the Pigeon Forge area.


Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Ridge upon ridge of forest straddles the border between North Carolina and Tennessee in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. World renowned for its diversity of plant and animal life, the beauty of its ancient mountains, and the quality of its remnants of Southern Appalachian mountain culture, this is America’s most visited national park. Endless adventure awaits you.

More info at http://www.nps.gov/grsm/index.htm


Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Show
It’s Feudin’ Feastin’ Family Fun at The Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Show! Become part of the longest running feud in history and help the Hatfields and McCoys try to settle their differences mountain-style. Whether you’re city-folk or country cuzins, you’ll love the singing and dancing, mighty feats of strength, jaw dropping stunts and side-splitting comedy. There’s something here for everybody! And the country cookin’ — whooee it’s good! Granny’s cookin’ up a heap of fried chicken and country pulled pork shoulder barbecue! Add smashed taters, creamy cole slaw, buttery corn on the cob, cornbread, creamy vegetable soup and Granny’s special dessert and you’ll need to loosen up your belt! Best dinner in town – Granny guarantees it! Show times are 5p.m. and 8 p.m. daily. Come hungry – it’s all you can eat!

More info at http://www.hatfieldmccoydinnerfeud.com/


Jurassic Jungle Boat Ride
This indoor 700,000 Cubic foot adventure ride will keep you on the edge of your seat with excitement, fun, and laughs as you ride back in time when dinosaurs ruled the world. Open daily year round.

More info at http://thejurassicjungleboatride.com/


Miniature Golf
Spending time at one of the Pigeon Forge mini golf courses is a great way to entertain the whole family.


There are a wide variety of exciting Pigeon Forge shows, including dinner shows, comedy acts, skits, themed competitions, magic tricks and live music.


Zip Lines
Soar through the air at one of Pigeon Forge’s zip line attractions.


Pigeon Forge offers multiple whitewater rafting companies with class levels from 1-4 available in the area.


Fun for the whole family! There are many companies in Pigeon Forge that offer ATV tours through the Smokey Mountains.


Flyaway Indoor Skydiving
Flyaway Indoor Skydiving can give you the experience of flying without the fear of jumping from a plane or falling out of the sky. Thousands each year achieve the dream of body flight in America’s first indoor skydiving facility. No experience is necessary, they will teach you all you need to know to body fly indoors.

More info at http://www.flyawayindoorskydiving.com/


Live Music
There are many shows and venues in Pigeon Forge that feature live music throughout the year.