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5 Fun Things to Do in Pigeon Forge With Kids You Can’t Afford to Miss

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May 7, 2015

The Smokies are the perfect place for a family vacation, and with so many fun things to do in Pigeon Forge with kids, we thought we’d help you out by choosing a few of our favorites to get your planning started!

Fun Things to Do in Pigeon Forge with Kids

When you stay with Timber Tops Luxury Cabin Rentals, you’re getting the best of both worlds–a beautiful cabin vacation in Pigeon Forge AND free attraction tickets for fun things to do in Pigeon Forge with kids. Here’s a few favorite attractions and why you should make them part of your vacation:

Adventure Park and Legacy Zip Lines

Adventures Are Waiting! These guides are passionate about their work and it shows in their tours! Their number 1 goal is to keep you safe but running a close second to that is making sure you enjoy your time on vacation! If it’s your first time doing either activity do not worry! Highly rained tour guides will “show you the ropes” and teach you all you need to know. Keep in mind as well, every one of our zip lines has 2 lines! It’s called “redundancy” . We designed our Pigeon Forge zip lines with backup cables over the entire course because the safety of you and those with you will always come first at Adventure Park at Five Oaks!

Enjoy the ride at Adventure Park at Five Oaks .

DON’T MISS THIS: To make your stay even better, when you stay with us at Timber Tops, we will give you a free ticket to this Pigeon Forge attraction for each paid night’s stay. Tickets expire at the end of each day. To read all of the details about our Luxury Pass, and to find out which other attractions are included, be sure to click here.

See Paula Deen’s Lumberjack Feud

The Lumberjack Feud is an incredible experience for the whole family! This show is back and better than ever. There will be competitive lumberjack competitions, such as high-energy axe throwing, chopping, sawing, speed climbing and more! Audience members will even have the chance to get our of their seats and participate in an interactive experience on stage! Kids will love this show, and there will even be a special intermission event just for them.

Seeing a show is one of the really fun things to do in Pigeon Forge with kids, and this is so much more than just a show! After you watch the lumberjack competition, you’ll get to compete in your own! You’ll get to compete in simulated lumberjack elements from the show like the log roll and speed climb. There will also be an extreme zipline roller coaster, an 80-foot jump tower, a multi-level lumberjack-themed adventure park and an exciting aerial kid’s playground!

Find out more about Lumberjack Feud .

Other Fun Things to Do in Pigeon Forge with Kids

Visit Dollywood

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Of course, a must visit when you visit Pigeon Forge is a trip to Dollywood. There is something for everyone at the Dollywood theme park. Rides, shows and shops are all catered for people of all ages! For small children, there’s still lots of things to do. In fact, they have a specific area just for kids! For teens, there’s roller coasters, thrill rides and so much more!

See what’s happening at Dollywood .

Explore Wonderworks

Five kids smiling at the camera having fun in Pigoen Forge

Wonderworks is truly an adventure of the mind. It’s one of the most “educational” attractions in Pigeon Forge, but kids don’t even know they’re learning because they’re having so much fun! From the moment you step into Wonderworks, your interactive experience begins. There’s hundreds of exhibits throughout Wonderworks, with everything from experiencing the winds of a hurricane to laying on a bed of nails! There’s so much science, technology and fun packed into Wonderworks.

If you want to learn about Wonderworks before your visit, you can visit their website .

Take a Ride on the Great Smoky Mountain Wheel

One of the newest things to do in Pigeon Forge with kids is sitting right in the heart of the Smoky Mountain area. The Island in Pigeon Forge is a fun place to spend an afternoon or evening. Here’s a few quick facts about the wheel experience:

  • 200 feet tall
  • 42 climate controlled gondolas that seat up to 8 adults/each
  • LED lights shine after the sun sets
  • Views of the Great Smoky Mountains

There’s also a lot of other fun things to do with kids at The Island, so after a ride on the Great Smoky Mountain Wheel, you can explore lots of shops and other attractions.

To learn more about The Island in Pigeon Forge and the Great Smoky Mountain Wheel, you can visit their website .

Wondering what else you can do with your kids while you’re in town? Check out these fun things to do in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge with your kids!

If you liked this blog about the fun things to do in Pigeon Forge with kids, we think you’ll also like reading about the 6 Surefire Tips for a Great Kid Friendly Cabin Vacation in Pigeon Forge.

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