Events in Pigeon Forge

3 Reasons You Should Make Plans to Visit New Year’s Eve at the Island in Pigeon Forge

Fireworks celebrating the new yearThe Island in Pigeon Forge is hosting their first New Year’s Eve event! It’s sure to be a great time for everyone who comes to watch the ball drop and hang out throughout the event. Here’s a few reasons you won’t want to miss the party for New Year’s Eve at the Island in Pigeon Forge:

1. VIP Experience

Timberwood Grill will be hosting an all-inclusive VIP experience, featuring an appetizer buffet with plenty to eat, including drinks from 8 p.m. to midnight. The VIP wristband costs $50 per person and includes:

  • Appetizers and drinks
  • Private DJ
  • Champagne toast at midnight
  • Arcade City card
  • 1 pass to ride the Great Smoky Mountain Wheel (to be used before 11:15 p.m.)
  • Party favors
  • Wristbands can be purchased in advance, or the day of the event at Timberwood Grill.

2. Private Rides on the Great Smoky Mountain Wheel

When the clock strikes midnight, you’ll want to be riding on the Great Smoky Mountain Wheel! Private passes are available for midnight wheel rides! When you reserve a gondola, you will also be able to enjoy chocolate-covered strawberries and drinks while you watch the fireworks show from the sky!

3. Unveiling the New Fountains

While you’re celebrating New Year’s Eve at the Island in Pigeon Forge, you will be a part of the unveiling of the $3M show fountains! The fountains will feature amazing displays of light and color! The fountain shows are free to all visitors. Other free things to do at the New Year’s Eve event include: the ball drop at midnight, the fireworks show and live music.

After spending time hanging out at The Island, you’ll be glad to have a comfortable cabin to retreat to, to start off 2014! To ring in the new year right, take a look at our Pigeon Forge cabin specials. Then, give us a call at (800) 953-5655 to speak with a vacation specialist.