Fall is a beautiful time to visit Pigeon Forge, and Halloween is a perfect holiday for enjoying the fall colors and beauty of the Smoky Mountains. This year, do something a little different for Halloween and plan a Pigeon Forge vacation!
There’s so many events in Pigeon Forge this time of year, including The Island’s 2nd Annual Halloween event. Here’s why you should choose to visit Halloween at The Island.
The Island is one of the newest and most popular attractions in the Pigeon Forge area. It opened in 2013 and has continued to add shops, restaurants and attractions since its opening.
For Halloween in Pigeon Forge, The Island takes on the feel of the holiday and offers up several once-a-year experiences that will delight the whole family. At The Island, the 2nd annual Halloween event in Pigeon Forge will offer all sorts of fun activities, an outdoor movie and more. Here’s a few of the things happening at The Island that we are most excited about:
What would a Halloween celebration be without a costume contest? Halloween at The Island features a costume contest for the whole family. Beginning at 8:30 p.m. on Halloween night, this contest is sure to bring laughs and smiles to everyone in your family.
Halloween Treat Stations
The Island is home to dozens of retail shops that feature everything from footwear to puzzles. Scattered throughout these retail locations, as well as other various locations, guests will find Halloween Treat Stations where your trick-or-treaters can get their fill of candy and sweets in a safe and secure environment.
$5 Unlimited Rides
The Island is home to many great attractions, including The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel. During Halloween at The Island, the attractions scattered throughout The Island will be participating in a $5 Unlimited Rides special. For a flat $5 fee (per person) you can enjoy as many of the attractions as you want over the course of the Halloween event in Pigeon Forge. This is a great time to take advantage of the deal and take a ride on the Great Smoky Mountain. Standing at 200 feet tall, The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel gives guests the opportunity to take in panoramic views of Pigeon Forge and The Great Smoky Mountains during the day and the Parkway in Pigeon Forge lit up by night.
Other Happenings at the Halloween Event at The Island
- Face Painting
- Spooky Storytelling
- $5 Unlimited Rides
- After Hours Costume Party at Dick’s Last Resort
Remember that sometimes these events bring large crowds to the Smoky Mountains, so you’ll want to make sure you arrive a little bit early on Halloween night. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. and doesn’t end until 11 p.m., and guests are encouraged to stop by even if just for a little while to enjoy the activities and attractions. The Island in Pigeon Forge puts this event on, so visitors and locals can experience a safe environment for trick or treating and enjoying Halloween night.
After visiting this Halloween event in Pigeon Forge, you will love having a short drive back to one of Amazing Views’ Pigeon Forge cabin rentals. Fully equipped with everything you can imagine for your vacation, you will be able to have a relaxing night and safe vacation away from the crowds. Take a look at all of our Pigeon Forge cabin specials and discounts, then give us a call and we will help you plan your vacation and choose the perfect rental for your stay!