Category Archives: Pigeon Forge Events

Pigeon Forge 4th of July 2014 Fireworks and Celebrations

sparkler and usa flagThe Great Smoky Mountains are known for stunning mountain views, southern hospitality and patriotic spirit. Each year on Independence Day, Pigeon Forge and the Smokies come alive with celebrations that last the entire holiday week. Continue reading

Know Before You Go: F-100 Supernationals Truck Show

Steering_wheel_of_classic_red_truck_-MediumAre you ready to rev your engines in the Smoky Mountains? Ford trucks are an American classic, and, if you love being king of the road, you can’t miss the F-100 Supernationals Truck Show in Pigeon Forge this summer. Whether you drive a classic, plan to buy a pickup or just love the brand, Cherokee Lodge has all the details about this spectacular annual event. Continue reading

Celebrate Easter at Festive Smoky Mountain Events

Vintage picture of wildflowersOne of the best times to see the spectacular spring colors in the Smokies is around Easter. The National Park and surrounding area sparkles with new life now that the daffodils are blooming and lush green leaves have finally begun to peek through the trees. If you and your family are planning to take advantage of the spring colors and weather during the long Easter break, we have details about the best Smoky Mountain events that everyone in your family can enjoy. Continue reading

Start Your Engines for the 2014 Spring Rod Run

Classic yellow taxi cab in ManhattanTwice a year, car enthusiasts make a pilgrimage to the Smoky Mountains where two of the largest car shows in the nation and their participants take over the area for nearly a week. Though there are exciting events planned all season, this is one of the largest not only all season, but all year long. From one end of the Smokies to the other, don’t be surprised to see shiny, souped up classics. Continue reading

Annual Pigeon Forge Quiltfest Celebrates 20 Years

Hands quiltingWith thousands of people from across the country expected to gather at the 20th annual Pigeon Forge Quiltfest, there’s no doubt the event will be bigger than ever in 2014. Held March 19 through 22, the Quiltfest offers guests who love making and collecting quilts a variety of unique events and classes to attend. Continue reading

Top New Year’s Eve Events in Pigeon Forge

Fireworks celebrating the new yearAre you visiting the Smokies the ring in the New Year? If you plan to be in town for the festivities, Cherokee Lodge wants you to know about the best New Year’s Eve events in Pigeon Forge. From adults-only to family-friendly, we have all the information you need.  Continue reading

Come to the Best New Year’s Eve Party in the Smokies

Fireworks celebrating the new yearNew Year’s Eve is your last chance to live it up in 2013! You’ll find the area’s best party at The Island, Pigeon Forge’s newest retail and entertainment center. With a midnight ball drop, a fireworks show and so much more, this is one New Year’s celebration you don’t want to miss. Continue reading

2013 Pigeon Forge Rod Run

Classic yellow taxi cab in ManhattanThe 2013 Pigeon Forge Rod Run takes place from Friday, April 19 to Sunday, April 21. This annual Pigeon Forge event is one of the largest car shows in the USA. Thousands of hot rods and visitors descend on Pigeon Forge during this weekend to enjoy the festivities. The Pigeon Forge Rod Run is actually one of three huge car shows that take place in Pigeon Forge each year, along with Shades of the Past and the Fall Grand Rod Run. Many visitors arrive days before the event to enjoy all of the other attractions available in the Pigeon Forge area. Visitors should note that the area activities, attractions and restaurants will be packed during the event days. Continue reading