Thirty-two magnificent horses and a cast of top-notch riders thrill you with daring feats of trick riding and competition, pitting North against South in a friendly and fun rivalry. Enjoy a barrel of music, dancing, special effects and family friendly comedy along the way. Celebrate as the North and South join together in a patriotic salute of Red, White and Blue featuring Color Me America, written and recorded by Dolly herself.
The Patriotic Grand Finale soars with flying doves of Peace, luminous costumes and fireworks, reminding you of the pride and spirit of America.
The Dixie Stampede Dinner includes:
Whole Rotisserie Chicken
Hickory Smoked Barbecued Pork Loin
Dixie's Original Creamy Vegetable Soup
Scrumptious Homemade Biscuit
Hot Buttered Corn on the Cob
Tasty Herb-basted Potato
Dixie's very own Specialty Dessert
Unlimited Pepsi, tea or coffee
In November and December, the Dixie Stampede transforms into a holiday celebration including a live Nativity, with three kings atop camels, holiday music, a visit from Santa and a four-course yuletide feast.)
Don't miss The Magic in the Mountains on your next trip to Pigeon Forge - The Wonders of Magic at WonderWorks. Prepare to be dazzled by one of the World's Greatest Magicians, Terry Evanswood. Don’t miss this opportunity to participate in one of the areas truly great shows. His show is so amazing you will be asking yourself, "How did he do that?"
At WonderWorks, we know you are looking for affordable, quality entertainment for the whole family! That's why we have searched worldwide to assemble the most amazing interactive exhibits for WonderWorks - an "amusement park for the mind!"
We didn't have to search far to find our latest attraction - "The Wonders of Magic" starring Terry Evanswood. In his fourteenth season, Terry is the longest running headliner in town! Over one million guests have been amazed by the critically acclaimed magic and illusions of the most awarded entertainer in Pigeon Forge.
The International Magicians Society presented Terry with the "Merlin Award," magic's equivalent to the Oscar. Presented for his continuous lifetime achievement, acknowledging his performances as well as the creation of the "Hall of Magic" museum now on public display here at WonderWorks.
Comedy, magic, music, grand scale illusions, impersonations, classic sleight of hand and Houdini style escapes topped off with a heartfelt message of hope, love and a reminder of the real "Wonders" of the magical world we share.
Terry Evanswood invites you to journey down his magical memory lane! Meet the great magicians of yesteryear in this FREE museum of magic's history. See artifacts, costumes, props, autographs and personal memorabilia from an amazing collection of magicians including Blackstone, Thurston and even the Great Houdini. Terry Evanswood will be your audio tour guide as you step forward into the past in the all new Hall of Magic.
Seating is not assigned. Seating assignments are on a first come first serve basis, although a ticket does guarantee you a seat.)
Start your day the FUN way at the Blackwoods Morning Variety Show in the Great Smoky Mountains! Don’t miss the harmonious sounds of the world-famous Blackwoods performing their award-winning Pop, Country and Gospel hits in a spectacular musical revue! Add in world class comedy and you've got the best deal in town! You’ll see why this show is voted Best Morning Show in the Smokies year after year! Performing Tuesdays through Sundays at the Smoky Mountain Opry Theater in Pigeon Forge, TN.)
Soul of Motown is a fresh and energetic concert-style tribute to Motown Legends. Located at The Grand Majestic Theater, 2330 Parkway, Pigeon Forge (formerly the Smith Family Theater).
Hear the distinct male harmonies, see the groovin' dance moves and be ready to experience a show true to the music it portrays and proven to bring audiences to their feet!
This show reintroduces audiences to The Temptations, The Platters, The Drifters, Harold Melvin and The Blue Notes, The Commodores, Smokey Robinson and The Miracles, Sam Cooke, The Jackson 5, Marvin Gaye, The O'Jays, Stevie Wonder, Lionel Ritchie, Boyz II Men, Gladys Knight and The Pips, Aretha Franklin, Earth, Wind, and Fire, and more!)
Hatfield and McCoy Dinner Feud – Family, Food, Feudin’ and Fun- that’s the theme of The Hatfield & McCoy Dinner Feud!
Become part of the longest running feud in history and help the Hatfields and McCoys try to settle their differences mountain-style.
Whether you’re city-folk or country cuzins, you’ll love the singing and dancing, mighty feats of strength, jaw dropping stunts and side-splitting comedy. There’s something here for everybody! And the country cookin’ — whooee it’s good!
Our fixin’s are gonna be somthin’ to talk about! We‘ll serve you Fried Chick'n, Open Pit Pork Barbecue, Creamy Vegetable Soup, Mashed Taters, Buttery Corn on the Cob, Hot Rolls, Coleslaw, and Granny's Famous Specialty Dessert!
Let the good times roll at The Grand Majestic Theater, at our NEW LOCATION 2330 Parkway, Pigeon Forge (formerly the Smith Family Theater).
America's Hit Parade is a singin’ and dancin’ sensation taking you through all the greatest hits of the decades. From rock and roll in the 50's where grease is the time, is the place, is the motion; to the groovy 1960's, the Age of Aquarius where you can’t help but sing along and let the sunshine in! Then disco takes center stage in the 1970's with the smooth and groovin' tunes that will make you want to tap your toes and dance in your seats.
But wait... there's more... much more coming your way; from Michael Jackson, to country music, to your favorite musical movie favorites... You'll have to come and see for yourself! Great for audiences of ALL ages! It's not just a musical revue - it's one decade after another, presented to you through the unique and entertaining style of our DJ in the sky! Plus a special one of a kind Military Tribute to the men and women of our Armed Forces. It is unlike any other, proudly presented with dignity and honor by the cast of America's Hit Parade. It’s a musical evolution taking you on an enjoyable musical journey to an all time high!)
Off the beaten path in Pigeon Forge is a wonderful little gem of a theater that has developed a loyal following among returning guests for great food and first-class live theater entertainment. You will be treated to a delicious dinner of soup, pork loin, oven-roasted chicken, fresh-cut green beans, homemade mashed potatoes, dinner roll, and a delicious cheesecake.
As always at the Murder Mystery Dinner Show, there will be a murder and you're in charge of solving the crime. The winner will receive a prize package! We offer a variety of whodunit shows that alternate nightly (shows are subject to change).
Now Showing: The Bradly Bunch: The sugary sweet family is back! Now 20 years later, Bobby and Jan have escaped. But their siblings ALL still live at home! Our story unfolds as Mike and Carol depart for a needed vacation, leaving the kids home alone for the first time in their lives! The gang begins planning a surprise welcome back party and each wants to bring their own far out song and dance flair to the party. Everything's groovy until Marcia decides the entertainment should be all about her. Unbeknownst to Marcia, Cindy, Peter, Greg and even Alice are determined to push her out of the spotlight for good! And that's the way they all became THIS Bradly Bunch.
Moonshine Murders: The Lukes have been runnin’ shine for years in the Sevier County hills. Boss Boar and his henchwoman, local law officer Roscette P. Ketrain, have pursued them to no avail. But now Sevier County has become a prime tourist area, increasing traffic and making it harder for the Lukes to outrun the incompetent law woman. So, Uncle Bessie has decided to sell his highly sought-after Top Secret Shine Recipe to the local distillery at the Bi-Weekly Boss Boar Celebrity Speed Trap Concert featuring “Elvis”. The only problem is that Uncle Bessie hasn’t discussed the sale of the family business with the rest of the family. The evening of the concert has the whole county vying for the Top Secret Moonshine Recipe and is full of murder, mayhem, and of course, moonshine.
Whodunnit Lucy?: Everyone’s favorite redhead is up to her old tricks and involving the whole gang and a few new characters! Welcome to Club Tropicana where Ricky Bacardi is getting ready to debut his brand new show! Ricky has enlisted the help of his friends and neighbors, Fred and Ethel Hertz, and famous Vaudeville singers, The Gabor Sisters, to star in his new show, “Babaloo Broadway!")
The Smokies best known family of entertainers is beginning its tenth season in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee in its newly renovated location renamed “The Grand Majestic Theater”.
The Smith Family – seven time winners of Best Show in the Smokies – entertains guests with a variety show packed full of music and comedy. Guests can look forward to an 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! Longtime fans and newcomers alike are in for a standout musical experience!
Come see why The Smith Family’s show is the locals’ favorite show!
The Smith Family Dinner and Show includes a Southern style, buffet dinner! Buffet Dinner Menu includes:
Fried Chicken Strips
Baked Italian Pasta
Macaroni and Cheese
Carrot Cake, Chocolate Cake, and Banana Pudding
Note: Dinner is served one hour prior to show time.)
Repeatedly voted the "Best Show in the Smokies”, Country Tonite has consistently elevated the expectations of the theater industry, and have raised the bar yet again in 2013. Every passing year has brought new talent and fresh shows that stay true to the award winning identity that has set Country Tonite apart from everyone else. It remains steadfast and true to the core principles that have made it a can’t miss show.
In its 17th season, 2013 brings the familiarity of what Country Tonite represents, countless new costumes, musical talents, comedic moments, and emotionally charged sets. The new elements of the show continue to highlight the amazing talent of the performers, with a stage and set that brings the entire show to life before your eyes.
You will experience a two-hour powerhouse production that features the best singers, dancers and musicians in the business. From the youthful skill of the young fiddle and banjo players, to the experience veterans of stage and song, Country Tonite is a family show that everyone loves, from ages 3 to 93.
Country Tonite also offers the variety of not just Country music, but moving Gospel and Patriotic songs that pay tribute to the Veterans serving our great country every single day. The great thing about this show is that you don't even have to be a fan of Country music to LOVE Country Tonite! It’s that “feel-good” kind of show that will stay with you long after the vacation is over. It’s the songs you know and love and comedy everyone (even the kids) can relate to.
If you are a “Dukes of Hazzard” fan, then you don’t want to miss “Hazzard County Hoedown Dinner Show” at the Grand Majestic Theater in Pigeon Forge, TN. This show includes a country style buffet! You’ll see all your favorite Dukes along with some surprise guests that show up at the popular Boars Nest in Hazzard County for one of a kind Hazzard County Hoedown.
This live, foot stompin’ musical has all the great elements of the all time popular television series: great music, dancing, humor and down-home family fun.
Come and enjoy an evening with the Dukes, Boss Hogg, Roscoe, Uncle Jesse and Flash!!! Yee-Haw!!!
Buffet opens one hour prior to showtime. Show begins after dinner.)
Memories Theatre, “A Salute To Elvis and Friends,” proudly presents a musical tribute to the rock-n-roll and country legends of yesterday and today. Highly regarded “Elvis Tribute Artists” electrify the Memories Theatre stage and thrills audiences with his incredible Salute to Elvis.
Memories Theatre brings legendary music artists to join "Elvis" on stage to present two great shows in one - Elvis & Friends.
Elvis is Memories' headliner performing the entire second half of the show; however, leading off is a star-studded parade of entertainers past and present, who are more than celebrity look-a-likes.
The slate of guest tribute artists changes periodically thus offering our audiences an opportunity to see completely different shows throughout the year. Tribute artists scheduled throughout the year are Jason Aldean, Hank Williams Jr., Conway Twitty, Jerry Lee Lewis, Cher, Reba, Tim McGraw, Rod Stewart, Garth Brooks, George Strait, Kenny Chesney, Kenny Rogers, Buddy Holly, The Judds, Dolly Parton, Roy Orbison, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, The Blues Brothers, Tom Jones, and many, many, more…
Complementing the entire cast is the Memories Showband, led by vocalist & drummer Hank Miles and the Three Inspirations. Hank Miles and the Memories Showband abound with superior musical skill and innate talent, entertain with voices blended in perfect harmony.and the Three Inspirations not only add glamour, poise, and flair, but
Working in partnership, all on stage create an Elvis show which rivals the real thing, and a legends show beyond compare. Two Shows In One, Guaranteed To Make An Unforgettable Memory!)
American Oldies Show features live "entertainers" (not just cast members) that perform music from the 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s.
If you and your friends enjoy songs like Rock Around The Clock and Johnny B Goode, you will enjoy this fun and upbeat show!
Our entertainers also perform some of the classic standards from that era. Songs like Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head, Green Grass of Home, Impossible Dream, and more take you down memory lane for an unforgettable evening.
There's a little clean-cut comedy and a little audience participation (don't worry we NEVER DRAG people up on stage...we always ask BEFORE the show for volunteers and only those who agree to participate are asked up on stage).
Overall, it's a very upbeat, FUN show that will get your toes tapping, fingers snapping, and most importantly, will bring back a lot of cherished memories.)
The Comedy Barn features brand new comedians and skits for 2014.
Our show features hysterical family comedy, magicians, jugglers, ventriloquists, and live music! Select audience members even get to participate in skits on stage! It's a night of a thousand laughs - guaranteed! )
The Smoky Mountain Opry is the area’s largest musical variety show featuring the most talented cast of singers, dancers, comedians, aerialists and musicians in the Smoky Mountains! From top country hits both old and new, to big band, today’s pop and yesterday’s disco, then add in side-splitting comedy, and The Smoky Mountain Opry has it all!
Add in state-of-the-art lights, lasers, and giant video screens, dazzling costumes, aerial acrobatics, special effects and high-tech visuals for a truly amazing experience! It’s simply the best of everything, and don’t you deserve the best?
Don’t miss Christmas at the Smoky Mountain Opry! An entirely different show dedicated completely to the magic of Christmas, this multi-million dollar Christmas production features toys that come to life, soaring angels, dancing elves, enchanted reindeer, Jolly ol’ Saint Nick, and most importantly, the celebration of the birth of Christ with the area’s largest living nativity! The incredible cast includes talented singers, dancers, comedians, and a huge band spotlighting the orchestral sounds of our incredible brass section. Beautiful costumes, incredible special effects and lavish sets round out this first class Christmas experience! The Christmas season is from Nov 1 - Jan 4.)
There’s no place like the Smoky Mountains for the holidays and there’s no Christmas show in the Smokies like Country Tonite! Country Tonite’s Smoky Mountain Christmas creates an inspirational holiday experience for folks of all ages. This spectacular show premieres November 1st and will continue through the end of the year with a special New Years Eve Show at 10pm.
The holiday magic abounds when the stage opens to a winter wonderland. The show features the sights, sounds and the seasons most cherished carols along with everyone’s favorite Christmas selections like “Jingle Bells”, “Silver Bells” and “Winter Wonderland,” mixed with novelty songs, and dances and the whimsical characters of “Rudolph the Redneck Ranger” and “Santa Claus is back in Town.” The elaborate sets and costumes combined with a host of holiday songs also inspire the magic of the season. With the Smokies largest award-winning cast there is a Christmas bonus for everyone.
During the Toys segment, toys come to life before your eyes featuring a flying Sugar Plum Fairy, Larger than life Toys, and a real horse mounted Toy Soldier all set to the music of the Nutcracker, it's a must see!
Everyone who experiences Christmas at Dixie falls in love with fun and excitement of the grand performances during our spectacular extravaganza!
Nothing compares to the way we bring the holiday season to life. It will truly warm your heart and touch your soul. From the romance of softly falling snow to the breathtaking live nativity scene, the Dixie Stampede is magically transformed into a holiday fantasy with twinkling lights, evergreens, poinsettias, old-fashioned holiday costumes and familiar holiday music.
At the Dixie Stampede, the spirit of the season will appear before your very eyes. Our live nativity scene is both dramatic and spectacular. The true meaning of Christmas comes alive as three kings riding atop camels on their way to Bethlehem. The beauty of angels from above will amaze you. The beauty of the songs will inspire you.
But no show is complete without fun and games! The holiday festivities get playful as Elves from the North Pole and South Pole will compete in a friendly rivalry while serving up a festive four-course feast! At the Dixie Stampede, cheering for your favorite Elves is all part of the excitement since the audience is always part of the show! Be ready to stomp your feet and get loud! That’s all part of the thrill!)