Memphis Tennessee


Tennessee Vacation - The State's Official Travel Planning Website

More High-Profile Attractions for Sevier County

Margaritaville, Pigeon ForgeMargaritaville, Pigeon ForgeJimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville official opened June 16 on The Island in Pigeon Forge. A unique addition to the restaurant’s island-inspired décor is the “Margarita Still”, a tribute to Tennessee’s whiskey stills. This is the restaurant’s second location in Tennessee following the Nashville opening in 2010.

The Island will also be the site of the new Margaritaville Island Hotel. The 132 room resort-style property is scheduled to open Oct. 1.

:image-2-right:Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen is scheduled for opening on The Island later this Fall. Meanwhile, the celebrity cook opened the new Paula Deen Store in Downtown Gatlinburg this past June. The retail business features kitchenware, souvenirs, food products, magazines and cookbooks.

Hard Rock Cafe Pigeon Forge officially opened its restaurant on May 20, 2014 on the Parkway. The destination offers a unique look at the history and future of music, with hundreds of items on display, including highlighted items such as a Taylor Swift vintage lace dress, frayed pants from Shania Twain, riding gloves and a coat from Pricilla Presley and a three-tier skirt with rhinestones from local legend Dolly Parton.

Sign-up for the eNewsletter

Manage your newsletter access and email notification settings.

Submit a Press Release

Got News?! Submit your release here and you may be included in our news feed.

Tennessee Tourism Commissioner Video (2:30)

Industry Initiatives

Civil War 150