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4 Fun Things You Can Do at Dollywood in Pigeon Forge

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Dollywood in Pigeon Forge has all kinds of fun things you can do! From eating some amazing food to riding thrill rides, you won’t run out of entertainment! Here are 4 fun things you can do at Dollywood in Pigeon Forge:

1. Eat Delicious Food

Whether you want a whole meal or you just want to snack all day, Dollywood in Pigeon Forge has a little bit of everything when it comes to food. As soon as you walk into the park, you’ll smell delicious pastries baking at the Spotlight Bakery. They serve cookies, muffins, and a 25-pound apple pie in a cast iron skillet. Aunt Granny’s Restaurant has all the classic southern dishes you’ll want to eat. Red’s Drive-In has burgers and milkshakes. Miss Lillan’s Smokehouse has baby back ribs and pulled pork. Find funnel cakes, kettle corn, and pork rinds. There’s even burritos and other Mexican favorites at Till and Harvest. No matter what you decide to snack on, you’ll think it’s delicious!

2. Watch Amazing Shows

All throughout the park, there are different shows you can stop and watch. Listen to oldies at the Dreamland Drive In. Live at the Back Porch will have you humming along to all the chart topping songs of the moment. There are southern gospel performers, country performers, bluegrass concerts, and many other music shows you can see. You can also watch the Wings of America Birds of Prey show. You’ll get to see all kinds of birds of prey as the handlers tell you all kinds of cool facts. Any of the shows at Dollywood are worth watching!

3. Browse Through Shops

If you love looking at souvenirs and browsing through gift shops, you’ll find plenty of them throughout this theme park. There are boutiques with trendy clothes and accessories. Kids will love all the stuffed animals and toys in a variety of shops. Some shops are themed around the rides, such as Eagle Flight’s Outfitters that is right next to the Wild Eagle. The General Store has all kinds of home decor, kitchenware and food. To leave the park, you have to walk through The Emporium, which is a huge gift shop with a little bit of everything!

4. Check Out Rides

You can’t go to Dollywood in Pigeon Forge without riding the rides! There are plenty of rides for everybody, from kiddie rides to thrill seekers. Get on the carousel and pick which animal you want to ride. Get dizzy on the Scrambler or the Dizzy Disk. During the summer, your whole family can cool off by riding the River Rampage. Try a classic by getting on Blazing Fury. If you love roller coasters, try the Tennessee Tornado or the Thunderhead. Kids will love the Black Bear Trail and Frogs and Fireflies in Wildwood Grove. Everyone will have a great time exploring the attractions in Dollywood!

There are so many fun things to do in Dollywood in Pigeon Forge! Since you know what you’re going to do once you’re in town, now all you need is a place to stay! Browse through our cabins in the Smoky Mountains to book one for your next trip!