Uncover the Treasures of the Season in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee!
Pigeon Forge begins its Winterfest Festival each year at Patriot Park, located just off the main Parkway on Old Mill Avenue. The Festival kickoff includes live music and entertainment, guest appearances from local celebrities, a Veteran’s Parade on the Pigeon Forge parkway and good clean fun for the whole family.
Tour Pigeon Forge during Winterfest and experience over 4 million Christmas lights thoughtfully placed throughout the city. You will find characters such as toy bears, Mother Goose, and our Lady Liberty. With more than 300 outlets and specialty stores between its borders, Pigeon Forge is the ideal place for shopping, and the months of Winterfest are especially attractive for discriminating shoppers!
The Pigeon Forge River Crossing, Pigeon Forge Factory Outlet (Red Roof Mall), Governor’s Crossing and Tanger Outlets in Sevierville all make up some of the largest areas for sales, deals and gifts you can find in Sevier County. Brand name clothes from Vanity Fair, Burlington Brands, Izod, Claire’s, Adidas, Nike, Rue 21, Journeys and almost all your favorites are all here in Sevier County. All of our shopping centers are right along the main streets of Pigeon Forge and Sevierville and are very easy to locate. All of them also have trolley stops.
Friendly Falls has become the new center of the Wears Valley community with its private waterfalls, “everyone is welcome” attitude and philosophy, wedding and event opportunities and more. The location is inbetween Pigeon Forge and Wears Valley, roughly 5-7 minutes driving distance between the two, and makes for a perfect place to just hang out with friends and family. Things to do, you ask? Live entertainment, a private waterfall, snacks and drinks, ice cream, cold beer and more! Gem mining in particular is a highlight of this wonderful stop in Wears Valley.