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The Island Show Fountain Scheduled Maintenance

September 23, 2020

We want to let all of our guests know that The Island Show Fountain will be down for scheduled maintenance and will be out of operation September 20-25. We will resume operation on Saturday, September 26, just in time for Chalkfest! We know this means some of you may not be able to enjoy the […]

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The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel Awarded Tripadvisor’s 2020 Travelers’ Choice

September 21, 2020

THANK YOU! We are ecstatic to learn that The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel was ranked in the Top 10% of Attractions in the WORLD in Tripadvisor’s 2020 Travelers’ Choice! What makes this ranking so special to us? This ranking is based on the quality and quantity of reviews that guests like YOU leave for us […]

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New Facebook Live Series

June 16, 2020

New Facebook Live series shows The Island like you’ve never seen it before. On June 16, The Island in Pigeon Forge, TN, will launch a new Facebook Live series. “Where Fun Comes Full Circle” is a new Facebook Live series featuring all your favorite parts of The Island. It will also include a few new […]

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3 Tips for Your Best Trip to The Island in Pigeon Forge

June 17, 2019

Often times, planning a Pigeon Forge vacation can seem rather daunting. With a mile-long wish list of “must dos,” planning can easily fall through the cracks – leaving you wishing you had been a bit more prepared from the start. Before you and your family take a trip to The Island in Pigeon Forge, we’ve got […]

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5 Things You’ll Love about Fall at The Island

June 17, 2019

September 22nd officially marks the beginning of fall, and—here in East Tennessee—that means more and more visitors are planning their vacations. Whether it’s to visit the Great Smoky Mountains National Park or to take a trip to Pigeon Forge, fall is the perfect time to embrace all our area has to offer. At The Island in […]

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Interview with Living Statue, Randy King

June 17, 2019

Have you all ever seen our Living Statue, Randy King, here at The Island in Pigeon Forge? We sat down with Randy to ask him questions about how he got started! Next time you’re on a Pigeon Forge vacation or visiting for the evening, be on the lookout! You never know where you might see him. 1. What […]

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Date Ideas at The Island in Pigeon Forge

June 17, 2019

Whether you are day tripping with your spouse, out for the night with your significant other or spending time with your kids, here are some date ideas at  The Island in Pigeon Forge. If you’re spending the day in Pigeon Forge, here are just a few date ideas for you and your someone special: Fountain & […]

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The Island Show Fountain: FAQ

June 17, 2019

The Island Show Fountain: FAQ One of the major focal points of The Island in Pigeon Forge is our Island Show Fountain. Whether you’re planning a Pigeon Forge vacation or are local and visiting us for the day, watching the show is a must! Below, we’ve answered three common questions you may have about The Island Show Fountain to help you […]

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Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen 101

June 17, 2019

With its grand opening in April of 2015, Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen has become a staple destination for visitors at The Island in Pigeon Forge. A 300-seat dining area overlooks our Island Show Fountain and the Great Smoky Mountains, making this restaurant a relaxing spot to enjoy dinner with family and friends. Here are three things you’ll want […]

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10 Facts About the Great Smoky Mountain Wheel

June 17, 2019

If you have ever been to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, your eyes will be drawn to our property immediately as you drive down the parkway – all thanks to our Great Smoky Mountain Wheel. Standing as the centerpiece of The Island in Pigeon Forge, the Wheel serves as one of the top attractions in the East Tennessee […]

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