Dollywood Sweeps 2012 Golden Ticket Awards with Five ‘Best of Show’ Honors

Annual ceremony bestows the amusement industry’s most sought-after accolades PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (September 2012) – Dollywood won five “best of the best” awards, ranked as finalists in five additional categories and landed two coasters on Amusement Today’s annual Best Steel and Best Wooden Coaster lists at the magazine’s prestigious 2012 Golden Ticket Awards on Saturday, Sept. […]

Titanic Museum Attraction: Massive Fireworks Display To Close Out Centennial Year

Titanic Museum Attraction To Close Centennial Year with Fireworks  Major Disney-style fireworks, holiday-themed events help wrap up 100th anniversary  PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (August 2012) –A year of paying tribute to the 2,208 souls aboard Titanic comes to a dramatic and energetic conclusion this Thanksgiving at the Titanic Museum Attraction in Pigeon Forge, Tenn. The night sky will be […]

Comedy Barn: Comedian Bob Nelson adds more family-friendly humor to Comedy Barn shows

Famous Comedian Joins Comedy Barn Theater  PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (July 12, 2012) – Bob Nelson, a nationally known stand-up comedian, has joined the cast of The Comedy Barn Theater in Pigeon Forge, Tenn. Nelson performs year round at 5 and 8 p.m. nightly except Mondays. Nelson has appeared several times on “The Tonight Show” with […]

Great Smoky Mountains National Park Offers Family Hiking Program

Great Smoky Mountains National Park is holding several family-friendly hiking programs to encourage families to get out and hike the park trails, learn new skills, assist in trail stewardship and record their results. The programs are a part of a National Park Foundation grant funded through the Coca-Cola Foundation which expands the current “Hike the […]