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.

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What to Do

These Pigeon Forge attractions and shows are open Thanksgiving day.
  • Adventure Ziplines of Sevierville
  • Adventure America Ziplines
  • Biblical Times Christmas Feast
  • Biltmore Estate
  • Brian Hoffman’s Remembering Red – A Tribute to Red Skelton
  • Christmas at The Smoky Mountain Opry
  • The Comedy Barn
  • Country Tonite
  • Dixie Stampede
  • Dolly Parton’s Lumberjack Adventure
  • Dollywood
  • Elvis & Friends
  • Firehouse Golf
  • Five Oaks Riding Stables
  • Hatfield and McCoy Christmas Dinner Disaster
  • Hazzard County Hoedown
  • Hollywood Wax Museum
  • Impossibilities – Magic, Mindreading and Mayhem!
  • Legacy Mountain Ziplines
  • Magic Spectacular
  • Mistletoe & Malarkey!
  • NASCAR Speedpark
  • Ober Gatlinburg
  • Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies
  • Scenic Helicopter Tours
  • Soul of Motown
  • The Coaster at Goats on the Roof
  • The Comedy Barn
  • The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel
  • The Track
  • The Ultimate Tribute to Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons
  • Titanic Museum Attraction
  • Wonderworks
  • Xtreme Racing Center

 

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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 p.m.-close
Phone number: (865) 908-9998

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

Atrium Pancakes
432 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN, 37738
Thanksgiving Hours: 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Phone number: (865) 430-3684

Bennett’s Pit Bar-B-Que
2910 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN
Thanksgiving hours: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Phone number: (865) 429-2200

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

Calhoun’s
2532 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 11 a.m.-10 p.m.
Phone number: (865) 868-1500

Cracker Barrel
2285 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 6 a.m.-10 p.m.
Phone number: (865) 908-4459

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

Golden Corral
3610 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Phone number: (865) 453-1827

Hard Rock Cafe
2050 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Phone number: (865) 430-7625

Holston’s Kitchen
639 Dolly Parton Parkway, Sevierville, TN, 37862
Thanksgiving hours: 11 a.m.-9 p.m.
Phone number: (865) 365-4205

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen 
131 The Island Drive #8101, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 10:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
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 a.m.-1 p.m.
Phone number: (865) 428-0652

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

Shoney’s
339 Forks of the River Pkwy, Sevierville, TN, 37862
Thanksgiving hours: 6 a.m.-11 p.m.
Phone number: (865) 453-7106

Smoky Mountain Brewery
2530 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m.
Phone number: (865) 868-1400

TGI Friday’s
2794 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 4 p.m.-1 a.m.
Phone number: (865) 453-1750

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

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

Wood Grill Buffet
2301 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN, 37863
Thanksgiving hours: 10:30 a.m.-9 p.m.
Phone number: (865) 429-3120

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.