Trick or Treat in Pigeon Forge at The Island’s Halloween Celebration

Little girl dressed as a witch for Halloween

Come on out to The Island this October for some holiday fun at this family-friendly Halloween event in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. All of the area shops, restaurants, and attractions will be festively decorated and geared up to offer some spooky amusements to the hundreds of visitors expected to attend. Read on for everything you need to know! Continue reading

Will I See a Black Bear at My Cabin in Pigeon Forge?

Black bear resting in a tree

Guests staying at a cabin in Pigeon Forge often wonder how likely it is that they will see black bears. While there is a substantial black bear population in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, in all likelihood you will not see one near your cabin. For the safety of both you and the bears, it’s best if these animals don’t come too close. There are some precautions you can take to make this even less likely. Continue reading