Summer Festivals Not to Be Missed

If you plan on visiting the Smoky Mountains during the summertime we have a great list of summer festivals in the Pigeon Forge and Sevierville areas that you have to add to your agenda. While we know you may only be in the Smokies for a limited time, we encourage you to at least check out some of this summertime fun you can’t miss!

Pontiacs in Pigeon Forge | June 4 - 7

The annual Pontiacs in Pigeon Forge features a Swap Meet and classic GTO’s, Firebirds, Fieros, Best in Show, Best in Stock and the Saturday Night Cruise.This year, Pontiacs in Pigeon Forge will be held at Mainstay Suites in Pigeon Forge. The hotel has 129 guest suites, so you can stay right near the action. The hotel is located off the Parkway, giving guests more venue space.

4th of July in Pigeon Forge: 30th Annual Patriot Festival | July 4

Experience the 4th of July in Pigeon Forge, TN! The Annual Patriot Festival will take place on Saturday, July 4th, 2020! The night will feature music, food and fun games, all of which are free and open to the public. Join us for a celebration of America’s birthday- bring blankets, lawn chairs and the whole family. Umbrellas and coolers will not be permitted on site.

Welcome Home Veteran’s Parade | August 8

Pigeon Forge will honor U.S. military veterans with its 6th Annual Veterans Homecoming Parade. James Holder, WWII Veteran and former Pigeon Forge City Commissioner will serve as Grand Marshal. The parade will be led by the Veterans Military Honor Guard of Pigeon Forge. Help us salute and pay tribute to America’s military veterans. 

Drums on the Dam Dragon Boat Race | August 8 

Join United Way of Sevier County at the 5th annual Dragon Boat Race in Sevierville. Teams of 16-20 members compete in relays using authentic 46-foot long Hong Kong style boats for medals, top trophy as well as bragging rights. Make a day of it on the lake. Fun for the entire family.

As you can see, summertime is filled with fun, outdoor festivals and activities for all to enjoy in the Smokies! After a day or night enjoying the events, you’ll be able to head back to your home away from home at one of Mountain Air Cabin Rentals’ cabins.