Category Archives: What to Do

The What to Do section of the Smoky Mountain Navigator Blog has information about attractions, dining, golf, shopping, tickets, and weddings in the Smokies.

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Top 5 Family Attractions in Gatlinburg You Have to Visit

Countless families continue to return to the Smokies year after year not only for their scenic beauty but for the variety of family-friendly activities and attractions available here. From thrilling mountain coasters to interactive experiences with animals, there’s something for every member of your family to enjoy. To help you plan for your trip, here are some of the top family attractions in Gatlinburg. Continue reading

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Your Guide to the Weather in Gatlinburg for Each Season

Gatlinburg is always beautiful no matter what time of the year you visit! You might be planning a warm, sunny getaway so you can enjoy all the popular water attractions, or maybe you want to see the vibrant colors of the leaves once they’ve changed! To determine the type of vacation you’re looking for, we’ve put together a guide of what to expect from the weather in Gatlinburg for each season. Continue reading

Hatfield and McCoy Dinner Show in Pigeon Forge

4 Wonderful Christmas Shows in Pigeon Forge That Will Get You into the Holiday Spirit

If you are looking for the perfect way to get into the holiday spirit this year, head on down to Pigeon Forge for some of the best Christmas shows in the country! From your favorite holiday classics to side splitting comedy, there is something for everyone in the family to enjoy! Here are 4 wonderful Christmas shows in Pigeon Forge that are sure to get you into the holiday spirit: Continue reading

hollywood wax museum in Pigeon Forge

4 Exciting Attractions at the Hollywood Wax Museum in Pigeon Forge

If you find yourself driving through the heart of Pigeon Forge, you can’t miss the massive King Kong who is climbing 102 feet above the Parkway! This building houses the Hollywood Wax Museum, an amazing collection of celebrity wax figures that you have to see to believe, as well as several other fun attractions for your entertainment! Here are 4 exciting attractions at the Hollywood Wax Museum in Pigeon Forge: Continue reading

Pigeon Forge Snow

Enjoy Snow Tubing All Year Long with Our Pigeon Forge Snow Coupon

Whether you are visiting the Smoky Mountains during a heat wave in the summer months or in the coldest months of winter, you can snow tube all year long at Pigeon Forge Snow! This incredible indoor facility is the first attraction of its kind in the United States and offers an entire hillside of snow tubing action! The best part is that you can visit this incredible attraction at a discounted rate with our Pigeon Forge Snow coupon! Here is everything you need to know about Pigeon Forge Snow: Continue reading

Alamo Steakhouse restaurant in Pigeon Forge

Top 6 Smoky Mountain Restaurants to Try on Your Vacation

You will never run out of delicious places to eat when you visit the Smoky Mountains! No matter what you’re in the mood for, whether it’s pizza, steak, or fried chicken, you will have no trouble finding somewhere to eat that will satisfy your taste buds. To help you choose where you should dine, we’ve put together a list of the top 6 Smoky Mountain restaurants to try on your vacation: Continue reading

crowd gathered around water wheel at ripley's believe it or not

All You Need to Know About the New Ripley’s Believe It or Not! in Gatlinburg

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is back and better than ever. Throughout 12,500 sq. ft, you’ll find the largest collection of odd and unusual items that the whole family will find fascinating, including a car made out of crystals and a 19th century vampire killing kit! Smoky Mountain Navigator has all the information you need to know about the new Ripley’s Believe It! or Not in Gatlinburg: Continue reading