Pigeon Forge Thanksgiving Day
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Things to Do in Pigeon Forge Thanksgiving Day

Updated: October 25, 2017

Will you be in Pigeon Forge Thanksgiving Day?  If so, you might be curious about what is open, things to do and Pigeon Forge shows to see.  Take a look at this easy-to-use list.  It can be your guide to fun after the feast is over.

Pigeon Forge Thanksgiving
Spending Thanksgiving in the Smoky Mountains is the perfect holiday tradition.

What to Do

If the idea of sitting at home on Thanksgiving day seems boring to you, a Pigeon Forge Thanksgiving is right up your alley. Around the greater area, many of the attractions, activities, and shows you know and love are open to guests on Thanksgiving Day. Plus, don’t forget to work off all that turkey and stuffing by hiking the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

These Pigeon Forge attractions and shows are open Thanksgiving day.

Attractions:

Pigeon Forge Thanksgiving
A Pigeon Forge Thanksgiving isn’t complete without a show!

Shows:

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Dine in style with a Pigeon Forge Thanksgiving meal.

Where to Eat

Still searching for a place to eat in Pigeon Forge Thanksgiving day?  These restaurants will be open.

Alamo Steakhouse
3050 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 4:00 pm-close
Phone number: (865) 908-9998

Applebee’s
207 Collier Dr., Sevierville, TN, 37862
Thanksgiving hours: 4:00 pm-close
Phone number: (865) 908-9424

Atrium Pancakes
432 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN, 37738
Thanksgiving Hours: 7:30 am-2:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 430-3684

Bennett’s Pit Bar-B-Que
2910 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN
Thanksgiving hours: 11:00 am-8:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 429-2200

Big Daddy’s Pizza
3053 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 4:00 pm-9:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 429-7171

Calhoun’s
2532 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 11:00 am-10:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 868-1500

Cracker Barrel
2285 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 6:00 am-10:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 908-4459

Geno’s Pizza
2656 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 10:00 am-1:00 am
Phone number: (865) 428-2498

Golden Corral
3610 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 11:00 am-7:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 453-1827

Hard Rock Cafe
2050 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 11:00 am-11:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 430-7625

Holston’s Kitchen
639 Dolly Parton Parkway, Sevierville, TN, 37862
Thanksgiving hours: 11:00 am-9:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 365-4205

Iron Boar Saloon
104 Waldens Main St., Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 2:00 pm-9:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 429-7779

J.T. Hannah’s Kitchen
3214 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 12:00 pm-9:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 428-4200

Loco Burro
735 Parkway #1, Gatlinburg, TN, 37738
Thanksgiving hours: 11:00 am-1:00 am
Phone number: (865) 430-5624

Mama’s Farmhouse
208 Pickel St., Pigeon Forge, TN, 37862
Thanksgiving hours: 11:00 am- 9:00 pm (Reservations required for parties of 6 or more)
Phone number: (865) 908-4646

Margaritaville
130 Island Dr., Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 11:00 am-2:00 am
Phone number: (865) 210-8530

No Way Jose’s Cantina
104 Waldens Main St., Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 2:00 pm-9:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 429-7779

Old Mill Restaurant
3341 Old Mill St., Pigeon Forge, TN, 37836
Thanksgiving hours: 11:00 am- 9:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 453-6002

Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen 
131 The Island Drive #8101, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 10:30 am-6:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 366 – 1510
(There will be a special Thanksgiving menu.)

Reagan’s House of Pancakes
2820 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 7:00 am-1:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 428-0652

Seasons of Ober Loft & Lounge
Ober Gatlinburg Ski Resort, 1339 Ski Mountain Rd., Gatlinburg, TN, 37738
Thanksgiving hours: 11:00 am-6:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 436-5423

Shoney’s
339 Forks of the River Pkwy, Sevierville, TN, 37862
Thanksgiving hours: 6:00 am-11:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 453-7106

Smoky Mountain Brewery
2530 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 11:30 am-11:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 868-1400

TGI Friday’s
2794 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 4:00 pm-1:00 am
Phone number: (865) 453-1750

The Melting Pot
959 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN, 37738
Thanksgiving hours: 2:00 pm-10:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 430-4430

The Park Grill
1110 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN, 37738
Thanksgiving hours: 5:00 pm-10:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 436-2300

Wood Grill Buffet
2301 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 10:30 am-9:00 pm
Phone number: (865) 429-3120

Celebrate a Pigeon Forge Thanksgiving

With all of these things to do in Pigeon Forge Thanksgiving day, it’s easy to have a great vacation in the Smoky Mountains!  It’s a heartwarming place to visit made even better during the holiday season.


Ashley is Reserve Direct’s travel expert, visiting Pigeon Forge to find the best travel tips, money-saving deals and insider information. With over 10 years of experience in first-hand-travel adventures, she shares her stories, advice, and current events to help you stay in the know.
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