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4 Fun Things to Do in Pigeon Forge with Kids


You want your kids to have a great time while you’re on vacation, so you want to pick attractions that will not only appeal to them but the adults going too. When you’re looking for things to do in Pigeon Forge with kids, how do you decide where to go? Now you don’t have to worry about it! We took that pressure off you by creating a list of 4 fun things to do in Pigeon Forge with kids!

1. Dollywood

Dollywood signAdults and kids will love going to Dollywood! Walking into the park, you’ll smell goodies baking in the Spotlight Bakery. Small children will enjoy the rides in the Country Fair and the Village like the Carousel and Busy Bees. For a family friendly, calm ride, you should go on the Dollywood Express, a train that travels around the park. You’ll head back in time in Jukebox Junction with the Rockin’ Roadway and Red’s Diner. To cool off during the summer, ride Daredevil Falls and River Rampage. If thrill rides are something you and your kids enjoy, Dollywood definitely has plenty for you! You’ll find wooden roller coasters, traditional roller coasters, The Barnstormer, and the Dizzy Disc. If you want to take a break and watch a show, theaters are throughout the park with various showtimes throughout the day. Plus, you’ll be able to find restaurants and snack stations at every corner when your crew is hungry and thirsty.

2. Funstop Family Action Park

For a different kind of theme park, head over to Funstop Family Action Park. They have 18 attractions from an arcade to go karts. Kids and adults will love racing each other on 4 racetracks. If you like thrill rides, you’ll love being shot 120 feet into the air in the Sling Shot or flipping in the air in the SkyScraper. For small kids, there are plenty of family rides to go on like the Sun Slide and Dragon Wagon. Play a couple rounds of mini golf on the two courses, and then head inside to play all kinds of games in the arcade to win prizes before you leave!

3. Lazerport Fun Center

Lazerport EntranceIf you want to stay in on a rainy day or take a break from the heat of summer, go to Lazerport Fun Center! You can spend hours in the arcade playing games for fun and to win enough points to get the prize you want. Everyone will love racing each other on the go kart track. Want to play against each other in a game of laser tag? They have 2 arenas to choose from. You can even play a round of blacklight mini golf! All of these activities you can pay for separately if there are some you don’t want to do, or if you want to do all of them, you can get a park hopper pass for a great price!

4. Pigeon Forge Snow

For unique things to do in Pigeon Forge with kids, Pigeon Forge Snow is definitely an attraction you’ll want to check out! You might think it’s chilly and you need to bring a jacket, but you won’t! The indoor area is typically within the cool 60-70 degree range. There’s even a SnowPlay area where everyone in the family can build snowmen or snow forts.

You’ll find plenty of things to do in Pigeon Forge with kids while you’re here. If you’re looking for a place to stay, browse our available large cabins for any occasion!