Best Things To Do in Pigeon Forge In January



The winter season is the perfect time to visit Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. 

From festive shows and attractions to mouthwatering dining, you’ll find everything you need to make this January one for the books.

Does Pigeon Forge get snow in January?

The temperature in Pigeon Forge in January is typically the coldest of the year, and has the most snow, which is evident most especially at higher elevations.

Snow Tubing

There are two snow parks in the area. Pigeon Forge Snow (indoor snow tubing) & Rowdy Bear Snow Park.

Winter Hike

There are plenty of easy-to-access hiking trails in the winter where you can enjoy frozen waterfalls and ponds, sightings of white-tailed deer and other wildlife.

Dinner Show

There are plenty of theatres that are open even during the winter months where you can watch live entertainment at its best while enjoying a full hearty meal.

Pigeon Forge Winterfest

Enjoy festive lights, fun parades, events, and so much more during Pigeon Forge Winterfest which lasts until mid-February.

The Island in Pigeon Forge

Visit in early January and you'd still be able to catch "Winterfest at The Island Show"

Does Dollywood shut down in the winter?

Each year, Dollywood takes a two-month winter vacation starting in January and reopens its gates to the public near the end of March.

Here's a FREE Winter Packing Checklist for the Smokies!

Planning to visit the Smokies in winter?


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