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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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Poynor’s Pommes Frites: How It All Got Started

June 17, 2019

Poynor’s Pommes Frites: How It All Got Started 1. When and how did Poynor’s Pommes Frites begin? The Poynor’s Pommes Frites Story began in June 2008… My Family and I had been living in Southern IN (Seymour / Columbus Area) since 1991. A transfer with my job moved us there from Nashville TN. During the […]

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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 this year, 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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4 Best Family Activities at The Island

June 17, 2019

Located just five miles from the most visited national park in the nation, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and in between Sevierville and Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge hails as one of the most family-friendly destinations in America. Perfect for a week-long family vacation or a even a day-trip, Pigeon Forge boasts endless activities for everyone in your […]

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Coming Soon: Flying Theater Ride

April 16, 2019

Opening 2020 at The Island in Pigeon Forge PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. — The Island in Pigeon Forge, recently named the country’s sixth best amusement park by TripAdvisor, will soon soar to new heights with the addition of a world class flying theater experience. The $20 million investment will combine a state-of-the-art ride system and a custom […]

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