If the fun factor is your tickle point, look to Tennessee for the ultimate amusement. Lush landscaped grounds, live shows, wild rides, top-of-the-world skiing, water park rides, slides and fun parks await you. Take some high-speed laps in a go-cart around NASCAR SpeedPark, or get into water wars at Go USA Fun Park in Murfreesboro.
If you're in need of a cool down on a hot summer day, taking the plunge into Dollywood’s Splash Country or any of Tennessee’s many other water parks may be the ultimate refresher. Whitewater, slide, wave pool it. Float down a lazy river, blast water cannons, and picture yourself atop the multilevel Bear Mountain Fire Tower. Jump on the monorail at Mud Island River Park, Tennessee’s celebration of the Lower Mississippi River Valley. See the sights by canoe, kayak, bike, pedal boat, on foot or bring your own yacht. Get the whole family laughing at Lake Winnepesauka Amusement Park, with rides and entertainment for every age, no matter how brave or timid.
Catch amusement park thrills in Pigeon Forge at Dollywood, known for its award-winning rides and entertainment. One-of-a-kind Dollywood is your go-to for spectacular coasters, fabulous music and stage shows, kiddie rides, all set against a gorgeous backdrop.
Find the frozen stuff in the Smokies at Ober Gatlinburg, the scenic and thrilling four-seasons ski resort. Ride the scenic 120-passenger aerial tramway to the top. You will take in fantastic views on the way up. Enjoy a great ride down the mountain as you swoosh down the slopes. Practice your twirls on the indoor ice rink. Try the Alpine Slide and snowboarding.