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Top Five Shops Worth Jumping Ship When Visiting The Island in Pigeon Forge

Whether you’re a party of one or a family of five, this Island in landlocked Pigeon Forge, TN has just what you need.

Constructed with the goal to bring affordable fun for families visiting Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, The Island is the one-stop shop for all things that a family outing or vacation needs to be one for the books. With a 200-foot-tall observation wheel and a multi-million dollar show fountain, there’s something for everyone.

For the shopping-lovers out there, you won’t want to miss out on what The Island has to offer. 

Farmhouse Decor and Giftfarmhouse decor

If you’re a fan of burlap, wrought-iron accents, and reclaimed wood, Farmhouse Decor and Gifts stays on top of the trends so that your home can be the Farmhouse Style of your dreams. Throughout the aisles, guests can browse pottery, linens, candles, reclaimed wood signs, and much more. This shop is the perfect stop to find a piece that speaks to you. Build your dream home one interior piece at a time.

puzzledPuzzled

Come on down to one of the largest puzzle stores in the South, where both kids and adults alike can indulge in this family-friendly hobby. Puzzled makes for the perfect shopping experience, and is one you should definitely add to the list during your visit to the Island! 

At Puzzled, you can expect to find jigsaw puzzles, 3D & 4D puzzles, Scramble Squares, Rubik’s rotational puzzles, brain teasers, children’s puzzles, and more! There’s even a large selection of games for guests who may not be as puzzle-crazy (yet). Choose from over 10,000 unique puzzle toys, from modern style to hip retro fashion. We are the Home of the World’s Largest Puzzles, with puzzles from 2 to 51,000+ pieces! 

Come prepared to exercise your brain at Puzzled.

Beef Jerky Beef Jerky Experience

Don’t miss out on an experience for your tastebuds. At the Beef Jerky Experience, you can expect to find only the highest quality USDA-approved jerky, made in small batches so that it’s always fresh. More than that, you don’t have to worry about shopping blind. No more leaving the store “hoping” you’ve found a flavor you love. The Beef Jerky Experience comes loaded with free samples so that you can shop confidently. 

You can look forward to discovering a new favorite flavor amongst the 200 that Beef Jerky Experience carries, along with both Premium Beef Jerky and Exotic Jerky (Kangaroo, Ostrich, Alligator, etc). To pair with the jerky, the store also carries Amish jelly, jam, and cheese curds. 

byrd'sByrd’s Famous Cookies

With almost a century of experience under their belt, Byrd’s Famous Cookies has been using recipes passed down by their founders and perfected over time, and you’re officially invited to try them all. Come for your favorite flavor (and perhaps discover a new one!) at the Cookie Bar, where you can find free samples awaiting you. 

Along with cookies, Byrd’s Famous Cookies also carries an array of sweet treats and specialty pantry items that you can bring home as a gift! When you’re at The Island, be sure to stop in and take a couple of cookies for the road, and remember:

Free samples, all day every day! 

toychestThe Toychest Company 

Located conveniently right across from the fountains on The Island in Pigeon Forge, you can’t miss the carefully-curated, massive assortment of toys sure to light up your kids’ eyes. From the classics that are sure to stir up some nostalgia for our parent visitors to the most innovative toys on the market, there’s a little something for everyone. We carry TY, Calico Critters, Playmobil, Melissa & Doug, and so so so much more! 

You can expect to find toys that you won’t find anywhere else. Stop by our doors and just give us a chance, and we guarantee you’ll be coming back again (and again, and again). Bring the whole family. We can’t wait to see you! 

In Short

The Island carries a little something for everyone. Create your shopping list and come on down today to shop to your heart’s content. Before you go, shop smart, don’t forget to check out Smoky Mountain Navigator’s coupons! Sign-up to have the coupon book shipped to your home for free, or view the digital download

No matter which shop is more your fancy, Smoky Mountain Navigator has your (and your wallet’s) back.