The Comedy Barn Theater#4 in Best Things To Do in Pigeon Forge
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The Comedy Barn Theater features an entertaining variety show that packs lots of laughs into every performance. Patrons can expect everything from magicians and jugglers to comedians and ventriloquists on stage during the show. Musicians and singers entertain audiences with a mix of country, bluegrass and gospel tunes, and even barnyard animals join their human handlers for on-stage performances.
"Hysterical," "awesome" and "can't-miss" are just a few ways recent visitors described The Comedy Barn Theater show. Many appreciated the family-friendly content and environment. A few warned, though, that the snacks at the concessions stands are a little pricey.
The Comedy Barn Theater is located in the heart of Pigeon Forge, near The Island. Comedy shows are held daily at 5 and 8:15 p.m., and typically run about two hours (including a 15-minute intermission). Tickets cost $34.99 for adults and $12.99 for kids ages 3 to 9. Group rates are available but you must contact the Comedy Barn for more information. Visit the Comedy Barn website for additional details about the show, to buy tickets and more.
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Dollywood is likely one of the main reasons you're planning a visit to Pigeon Forge: It's a sprawling amusement park that boasts more than 50 rides and attractions, music and entertainment shows, multiple dining options and festivals and events galore. Owned by legendary country music singer Dolly Parton, the park is a Pigeon Forge staple. Popular rides include rollercoasters like the Barnstormer, Dragonflier and Wild Eagle, and kid-friendly attractions like a carousel, a scrambler, bumper cars, swings and more. In addition to rides and attractions, Dollywood hosts '50s- and '60s-themed a capella shows and wildlife demonstrations. If you're planning to visit around a holiday, check out the events during Dollywood's Harvest Festival in the fall and Smoky Mountain Christmas in the winter. Not to mention, the park has several souvenir shops, craft stores and dining outlets.
As expected, Dollywood receives rave reviews from recent parkgoers, with many praising the number and quality of the rollercoasters (a surprise for some). Several patrons said the theme park was a bit bigger than they anticipated and recommend purchasing the two-day pass to ensure you have time to try most or all of the rides you want, in addition to exploring the craft shops and seeing shows. Visitors also say the staff members here are friendly and helpful. A few people warned, though, that the Dollywood app, which has info on ride wait times and a map, can be unreliable. You may want to download and print off a map of the park before you go.
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