Shows and Theatres

Pigeon Forge Shows & Theatres

For the hottest shows in the Smokies, from Country and Rock n’ Roll to Magic and Comedy, from small intimate shows to major world-class productions, Pigeon Forge, Tennessee is your home in the Smoky Mountains for world class family entertainment. You’ll be on the edge of your seat with all of our exciting theatres and shows! Try to fit in one of the Pigeon Forge dinner shows or go to all of them! There are a variety of music genres at each show. Some include Broadway, rock n’ roll, country, bluegrass and even gospel. Comedy and even magic tricks ensue at the Pigeon Forge theaters. And the fun isn’t limited to music. You’ll also find shows featuring magic, horseback riding, live comedy, murder mysteries and Chinese acrobats with animatronic characters. You will see that there is something for everybody when it comes to live entertainment.

Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede Dinner & Show

Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede Dinner & Show  races into the hearts of visitors featuring 32 magnificent horses, trick riders, talented actors, dramatic lighting, show stopping pyrotechnic, spectacular special effects and amazing stunts by the most talented performers in the area. It is truly a fun-filled, action-packed extravaganza that makes it a perfect place for families, friends and groups to experience. Watch as over 8 tons of live Buffalo stampede into the huge 35,000 square foot arena, all showcased in a friendly rivalry between the North and the South. The theatre guests are treated with a four course meal featuring tender rotisserie chicken, barbecued pork loin, corn on the cob and potatoes, the famous creamy vegetable soup, biscuits and a scrumptious apple turnover for dessert. With so much offered for an evening course, Dixie Stampede is the perfect blend of entertainment and dinner.

Lumberjack Feud

Lumberjack Feud – is one of the the Pigeon Forge’s newest attractions. It is a tale of two local logging families who find themselves embattled as the timber industry is shut down by the announcement of the National Park. There’s only enough land remaining for one family so they battle over it at the Pigeon Forge Lumberjack Competition. Its axe swinging, log rolling, tree climbing and chainsaw carving action will offer an experience unlike anything else in the Smoky Mountains! Men, women and children of all ages love this show. The best thing is that it is right behind James Manor hotel, so you do not have to worry about driving back to the hotel. Just cross the street and you are at James Manor in a minute.

Wonders of Magic

Wonders of Magic – Master Magician Terry Evanswood presents “The Wonders of Magic at WonderWorks.” Prepare to be dazzled by one of the world’s greatest magicians, Terry Evanswood, recipient of The Merlin Award, which is magic’s equivalent of the Oscar. Terry will take you on a journey of mystery and excitement. He is the longest running headliner in the Pigeon Forge theater community. Don’t miss this opportunity to participate in one of this area’s true greats. From the intimacy of sleight-of-hand to grand-scale illusions, you will be asking yourself, “How did he do that?”

The Smoky Mountain Opry

The Smoky Mountain Opry – is the biggest production show in the area and feature music from the 1940’s through today.  And it won’t be just country!  They’re featuring all different styles of music including classic rock and roll, oldies, disco, gospel, as well as old country, new country and a foot-stomping patriotic segment round out the show.  There really will be something here for everybody.

Country Jamboree Breakfast Show

Country Jamboree Breakfast Show – Only one morning show in the Smoky Mountains can be described as Exciting, Fun, Inspiring, Entertaining, Dazzling, and DELICIOUS! Yes, delicious. The Country Jamboree Breakfast Show at the Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Show Theater in Pigeon Forge, TN fits that description. Visitors and residents can enjoy a complete entertainment experience in one fantastic theater with a tasty continental breakfast, and classic, traditional Gospel music by the most award-winning performers in the Smokies.

Comedy Barn

Comedy Barn – has been the Winner of Funniest Show 11 years in a row. This award winning family comedy and variety show features magicians, fire-eaters, jugglers, ventriloquists, clean family comedians, live country and gospel music as well as fun barn yard animals. It offers clean comedy for an enjoyable evening of family fun. You’ll laugh until you can’t laugh anymore.

Country To-Nite Theatre

Country To-Nite Theatre – offers the best entertainment value in the Smoky Mountains. It is voted as the best show year after year in Pigeon Forge. You will enjoy a variety of dynamic singing, not just country, dancing, side-splitting comedy, powerful gospel and American patriotism from some of the best singers, dancers and musicians in the business. You don’t even have to like country music to love Country To-nite.

Smith Family Theatre

Smith Family Theatre – features well known family of entertainers at this Family Dinner Theater in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. The guests are entertained with outstanding blend of classic country music, heartfelt gospel music, oldies rock-n-roll music, clean family comedy, and impersonations of famous stars you have to see to believe and are treated with a Southern style dinner.

Hatfield & McCoy Family Dinner Show

Hatfield & McCoy Family Dinner Show – is loosely based on the true story of the famous Hatfield and McCoy feud and provides guests with southern cooked meal that they will never forget.

Cirque de Chine

Cirque de Chine – is an entirely new show performed by an award winning troupe. The cast offers the traditional Chinese cultural acrobatics in a very fast paced and breath taking manner. There are traditional acts such as the Chinese Yo-yo where these ladies not only show off their skills but their stunning costumes as well.

Great Smoky Mountain Murder Mystery Dinner & Show

Great Smoky Mountain Murder Mystery Dinner Show – Off the beaten path of the Parkway in Pigeon Forge is a wonderful little gem of a theater which has developed a loyal following among returning tourists and our local residents for great food and first class live theatre entertainment. This show started six years ago as a tiny addition to the Little River Grill and has grown, but still remains, a small and intimate theatre which has proven perfect for the up close and personal interactive shows it provides. The show features three side-splitting shows and a five-course meal.

When seeking an alternative to Gatlinburg hotels, consider James Manor and experience the best of Pigeon Forge attractions near the hotel! We look forward to your stay.