Family Attractions near The Resort at Governor's Crossing

Big Creek Expeditions
Experience whitewater rafting on the Pigeon River with professionally trained and certified guides. Featuring an Upper Pigeon River section with Class I-IV rapids or the Lower Pigeon River with 6 miles of relaxing float rips. The closest rafting to Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and Sevierville.

Located at 3541 Hartford Rd. Hartford, TN 37753. For more information call 866-477-7238.

Big Creek Expeditions

Big Creek Expeditions

The Smoky Mountain family adventure complete with four major festivals throughout the season. Enjoy more than 40 rides and attractions including award winning rollercoasters like Thunderhead and Mystery Mine. Live stage shows, demonstrations by master craftsmen, unique shopping, fantastic dinning including regional favorites plus Eagle Mountain Sanctuary, a safe haven for America’s Bald Eagles, provides hours of fun and family enjoyment.

Located at 1020 Dollywood Lane, Pigeon Forge TN 37863. Parking lot entrance via Veterans Blvd. For more information call 865-428-9488 or

Dolly's Splash Country
Located on 30 wooded acres with views of the Smoky mountains  with 29 thrilling water adventure slides. Featuring a 25,000 square foot wave pool, lazy river and 3 interactive children’s play areas providing hours of sun and “wet” fun.

Located next door to Dollywood, access via Veterans Blvd., Pigeon Forge Tn 37862. For more information call 800-DOLLYWOOD.

Dolly's Splash Country

NASCAR SpeedPark
Home of full-throttle fun for everyone! We feature tracks for all ages, state-of- the-art Arcade and interactive games, the hottest driver merchandise, kiddie rides, mini golf, bumper boats, a snack bar and much, much more!

Located at 1545 Parkway, Sevierville TN 37862. For more information call


RainForest Adventures
An entirely new kind of adventure and excitement awaits you as you will have the opportunity to see over 600 live animals in a naturally recreated habitat. Come eye to eye with crocks, kangaroos, beautiful birds and extraordinary animals from around the world.

Located at 109 NASCAR Drive, Sevierville TN 37862. For more information call 865-428-4091.

Rain Forest Adventures

Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
Surrounded by sharks and other ocean going creatures, no aquarium gets you closer to underwater life with the world’s longest underwater aquarium tunnel. Observe thousands of exotic sea creatures from around the world including 10’ sharks. Enjoy dive shows, marine lectures, two great restaurants and our exclusive gift shops. You can even pet sting rays and hold horseshoe crabs.

Located at 88 River Road Gatlinburg TN 37738. For more information call
Ripley's Aquarium

Family Entertainment near The Resort at Governor's Crossing

The Comedy Barn
The Comedy Barn offers clean comedy for an enjoyable evening of family fun featuring magicians, fire-eaters, jugglers, ventriloquist, clean family comedians, live country and gospel music as well as fun barn yard animals.

Located at 2775 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863. For more information call 865-428-5222 or 800-29-LAUGH.

The Comedy Barn

The Dixie Stampede
The perfect place for families, friends and groups to gather for spectacular special effects, amazing stunts by the most talented performers in the area and finger licking good eats.

Located at 3849 Parkway Pigeon Forge, TN 37863. For more information call 865-453-4400 or 800-356-1676.

Dixie Stampede