Photographing the mountains is one of the best things to do in Pigeon Forge in winter.

The 4 Best Things to Do in Pigeon Forge This Winter

It is the beginning of a new year, and you are now back in the full swing of work and school. However, you are not quite ready to give up on enjoying the winter season and you don’t have to. This winter, you can take a weekend getaway to Pigeon Forge. During the winter, Pigeon Forge comes alive for events, winter attractions, and of course, the beautiful scenery of snow-covered mountains that surround Pigeon Forge. You won’t want to miss out on the opportunity to enjoy all of these things and more. To ensure you don’t miss out on any of it here is a list of the best things to do in Pigeon Forge this winter.

1. Titanic Museum

Everyone knows the tale of the Titanic and now you can enjoy the history of the Titanic up close and personal at the world’s largest Titanic museum, making it one of the best things to do in Pigeon Forge this winter. At the Titanic Museum Attraction in Pigeon Forge, you can experience what it was like to walk the hallways, parlors, cabins, and Grand Staircase of the Titanic while surrounded by more than 400 artifacts from the actual ship and passengers. This attraction is great during the winter because it is indoors and offers you a day of surprises as you experience everything the passengers experienced during that fateful day in the Atlantic.

2. Pigeon Forge MillThe Old Mill in Pigeon Forge covered in snow.

There is nothing better than enjoying home-cooked foods and treats and you can get all that and more at the Pigeon Forge Mill. The Pigeon Forge Mill was first constructed in the 1800s and to this day continues to convert grain into products 6 days a week, making this one of the oldest locations left in Pigeon Forge. That isn’t all that there is to do at the Pigeon Forge Mill. At the Pigeon Forge Mill, you can sit down to a delicious southern-style meal with your family at the Pigeon Forge Mill Restaurant or just browse the shops for local crafts and sweets that will satisfy the sweetest of sweet tooths. The Pigeon Forge Mill is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is still one of the most visited places in the Smokies and one of the most photographed mills in the country. You won’t want to miss out on the opportunity to enjoy the local history at its finest.

3. Pigeon Forge Dinner Shows

There is nothing better than getting to enjoy an amazing meal with your family while being entertained at the same time. Luckily for you, one of the best things to do in Pigeon Forge this winter is to check out the many wonderful Pigeon Forge dinner shows. At Pigeon Forge dinner shows, you can enjoy everything from feuding families at the Hatfield and McCoy’s Dinner Show or the Lumberjack Feud to local music at the Dixie Stampede. No matter what dinner show you go to, you and your family are guaranteed to have an amazing experience.

4. Pigeon Forge Winterfest


A Winterfest lights display depicting the Old Mill in Pigeon Forge.Of Course, no trip to Pigeon Forge in winter is complete without enjoying the festivities of the Pigeon Forge Winterfest. At night, you can drive through Pigeon Forge and enjoy all the breathtaking light displays. Then during the day, check out the Pigeon Forge Winterfest events to see what events will be going on during your visit to the area. All the events are something that you won’t want to miss out on this winter season.

Don’t miss out on any of the best things to do in Pigeon Forge this winter, by booking one of our Pigeon Forge cabin rentals for your weekend getaway.