Halloween party for kids

Back By Popular Demand: Halloween at The Island in Pigeon Forge

The newest October tradition in the Smokies is right around the corner! The Island in Pigeon Forge will host its second annual Halloween celebration next month. Featuring even more activities and fun, you don’t want to miss this family friendly fall event.

Where and When

All of the fun is scheduled for Halloween night, October 31, 2014. The festivities will last from 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. The Island is located at 131 Island Drive, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863.

Costume Contest

It wouldn’t be a Halloween party without costumes! Whether your kids pick something funny or scary, they’ll have a chance to show off their creativity at this year’s costume contest. The contest starts at 8:30 p.m.

Outdoor Screening of Hotel Transylvania

At 9:15 there will be an outdoor screening of the hit animated movie Hotel Transylvania. The film tells the story of Dracula, the owner of an exclusive resort for monsters on vacation. When an ordinary human accidentally makes his way into the hotel, Dracula’s daughter Mavis falls in love with him, causing total mayhem for the movie’s monsters. Kids and parents will love this hilarious film starring Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez, and a host of other celebrity voices.

Halloween Treat Stations

Just because you’re on vacation, it doesn’t mean you can’t go trick or treating! Instead of going Pumpkinsfrom house to house, kids can go from store to store at The Island. Businesses will remain open throughout the night to give away candy and other treats to everyone who attends the Halloween celebration. Be sure to bring a candy basket or bag so you can take some sweets for later!

Awesome Activities

There are even more great activities going on at this Halloween event in Pigeon Forge! Highlights include:

  • A Haunted Attraction
  • Face Painting
  • Inflatables
  • Spooky Storytelling
  • $5 Unlimited Rides


This is also a great night to ride the Great Smoky Mountain Wheel, The Island’s signature attraction. From high atop this enormous ferris wheel, you’ll have an unparalleled view of all the Halloween fun going in Pigeon Forge.

To learn more about Halloween at The Island, visit the official website: https://islandinpigeonforge.com/

Adult Costume Party at Dick’s Last Resort

Adult Halloween partyAfter the activities at The Island end, the fun will continue for adults who want to attend the costume party at Dick’s Last Resort. Just be sure to bring a photo ID if you’re over 21 and want to enjoy an adult beverage at the bar and restaurant.

Where to Stay Close to the Island in Pigeon Forge

Aunt Bug’s offers a wide selection of cabins near this Halloween event in Pigeon Forge! With incredible resort amenities, mountain views, and plenty of entertainment, our vacation rentals have everything you need for an unforgettable vacation in the Smokies. To start planning your fall getaway, visit our Pigeon Forge cabins page or give our friendly reservationists a call. We can’t wait to hear from you!