Smoky Mountains THINGS TO DO

Things to do in the Smokies can include attractions, live shows, dinner shows, shopping, golf, local events, and much more.  Simply driving through downtown Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg can be an overwhelming feeling. It is an overwhelmingly good feel just seeing all of the fun things to do in the Smoky Mountains.  

You may notice on your drive through Pigeon Forge that the activities are a bit more spread out, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t a lot to do in the area. My Smoky Mountain Travel is here to help you make your Pigeon Forge to-do list! With so many things to do, we’ve made it easy to find the perfect activities for the whole family.  You can easily use our filters to narrow your results to your exact interests.  Maybe you are interested in go-karts, miniature golf, a zoo, or one of the many new attractions in Pigeon Forge.  No Problem, use our search tools to find the best places to go in Pigeon Forge!

Let’s not forget about the activities that are a must see in Gatlinburg.  When traveling through Gatlinburg you’ll find streets lined with anything and everything you would want to do. There are several new attractions in Gatlinburg opening every year so be sure to add that to your list of must-see’s.  

For the golfers in the group, be sure to take a trip to one of the many great golf courses in Sevierville.  A picturesque Smoky Mountain backdrop is just what you need to a relaxing round of golf.  

Feel like enjoying some outdoor time in the mountains?  Maybe your want to partake in Smoky Mountain horseback riding?  Wears Valley is the perfect place for these outdoor activities.

There are so many places to visit in the Smoky Mountains so be sure to gear up accordingly and get ready for the time of your life!


Explore Great Smoky Mountains activities in Pigeon Forge, Galtinburg, Wears Valley, and Sevierville. Ride a Smoky Mountain Coaster, or visit the famous Dollywood.  Even see sharks at the Ripley's Aquarium in Gatlinburg.


Browse Smoky Mountain shows in Pigeon Forge and Galtinburg.  Pick from a dinner show or live show.  Pigeon Forge TN shows have music, dancing, lumberjack themes, pirate themes, horse back riding, and much more. Top off your Smoky Mountain vacation with a family friendly show!


Find the perfect Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg activity while on your Smoky Mountain vacation.  See a concert, or watch the classic cars drive down the parkway of Pigeon Forge.  Find the best events taking place during your stay!


Find the perfect Smoky Mountain Golf courses for your upcoming Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg vacation. Filter by course location, number of holes, and amenities to ensure you're playing the course that suites your group best. 


Get to know the Smoky Mountain shopping centers.  Find the best deals in all of the local stores including the Tanger Outlets, and the many other stores of Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, Wears Valley, and Sevierville.  Filter by store type and location and add them to your itinerary! 

Wineries & Distilleries

Explore the thirst quenching wineries and distilleries of the Smoky Mountains.  Find all of the free tastings and wine trails and moonshine trails in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg!