Winterfest Driving Tour Of Lights
at Pigeon Forge Parkway
Winterfest lights in Pigeon Forge shine from early November through mid-February. See more than 5 million shining Pigeon Forge holiday lights when you take the Winterfest Driving Tour of Lights! Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg create a winter wonderland for locals and guests alike to enjoy during the annual Winterfest celebration. Whether this is your first time to visit the Smoky Mountains, or you’re making a return trip, Winterfest is the perfect occasion to share special memories with family and friends.
Pigeon Forge Winterfest Driving Tour of Lights
Embark on a magical journey through the enchanting winter wonderland of Pigeon Forge! The annual Winterfest Driving Tour of Lights promises to dazzle and delight, transforming our mountain town into a twinkling spectacle of holiday magic. Gather your loved ones, hop into your car, and let the holiday spirit guide you through the sparkling streets adorned with millions of twinkling lights.
12 Days of Christmas Display
Experience the joy and merriment of the holiday season as you drive by the mesmerizing 12 Days of Christmas display. Each night, the lights come alive to showcase the beloved verses of this timeless carol. From partridges in pear trees to drummers drumming, witness the magic of the season unfold in a spectacular display of lights and color.
Cross into a world of whimsy as you encounter the light-covered bridges that span the Little Pigeon River. These picturesque structures are adorned with a breathtaking array of lights, creating a mesmerizing dance of colors that reflects off the tranquil waters below. Take a moment to pause, soak in the beauty, and capture the magic of the season.
Bring your favorite nursery rhymes to life with the enchanting Fairytale Fantasy display. Watch as classic characters and scenes from beloved tales twinkle and glow, immersing you in a world of childhood wonder. From Humpty Dumpty perched on a wall to the mischievous antics of Hickory Hickory Dock, each scene is illuminated with the spirit of the season, creating a storybook landscape that captivates hearts of all ages.
How to Experience the Magic
The Winterfest Driving Tour of Lights is a self-guided adventure, allowing you to explore at your own pace. Simply turn on your favorite holiday tunes, grab some hot cocoa and let the music enhance your drive as you marvel at the captivating light displays. Alternatively, you can experience a guided Winterfest tour with a variety of tour guides in the area.
Dates: November 9, 2023 through February 18, 2024
Location: Throughout Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains
Don’t miss this opportunity to create lasting memories with family and friends as Pigeon Forge transforms into a radiant celebration of the holiday season. Bundle up, roll down the windows, and let the warmth of festive lights and seasonal cheer brighten your winter nights!Downloadable Winterfest Driving Tour of Lights Map