Frequently Asked Questions

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Email: info@lecontecenter.com
Phone: 865-429-7432

What is the LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge?
LeConte Exhibit Hall, the building’s centerpiece, is 100,500 square feet of free span space with seating for up to 12,000 people. The total facility is 232,000 square feet and located in the center of Pigeon Forge adjacent to the city’s Riverwalk along the Little Pigeon River. The Center offers 18 other breakout rooms of varying sizes, free parking, and free WI-FI. Constructed with the mission to provide large groups and events a place to host their attendees, the LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge is the perfect venue for successful events.

Where is the Event Center located?
The LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge is located off Teaster Lane between The Island and the historic Old Mill. The address and parking for the center is 2986 Teaster Lane, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863.

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Where do I park?
Adjacent to the LeConte Center is our 1,600 space municipal parking lot with tram service running inside the lot to deliver you to the front door. Many of our lodging properties are close enough to allow a short walk to the center. For greater distances, the Pigeon Forge Fun Time Trolley has more than 200 stops throughout the town, providing easy transportation to the facility from anywhere you are in Pigeon Forge.

Is the LeConte Events Center ADA accessible?
One of the unique features of the center is that there are no steps or escalators as all rooms and public areas are located on the ground level. The main entrances are equipped with designated automatic door opening devices, and all restrooms have designated accessible (ADA) facilities.

Are there prohibited items that are not allowed in the center?

  • For public health and safety, firearms and pets (not including service animals) are prohibited from entering the LeConte Event Center.
  • The use of tobacco products inside the center is prohibited. A distance of 50 feet away from facility must be maintained.
  • Solicitation materials not pre-approved by LeConte Center staff or event management are prohibited from being distributed in the facility.

Are cameras, video cameras, or recording devices allowed at events?
We welcome you to take pictures and videos inside the center; however, the show management for each event will set their own policies regarding cameras and recordings. Many production performances will prohibit the use of such items.

Call: 865-429-7432 or Email Us for more info or to schedule an onsite tour.

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Am I allowed to bring outside food or beverages inside?
No outside food or drink is allowed to be brought into the LeConte Event Center. Concession areas are located throughout the concourse for purchase.

Where do I eat?
The LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge offers concessions that will impress your taste buds. A wide variety ranging from Starbucks Coffee, healthy soup and salad choices, pizza, pretzels, hot dogs, popcorn, and “The Grill” kiosk that offers a different entrée and choice sides each day.

If you would like to take a leisurely stroll and venture out for a meal, multiple food opportunities are available in the historic Old Mill district or the Island at Pigeon Forge. Each area can be accessed by the RiverWalk located adjacent to the LeConte Center. Many more dining options can be found throughout town, all within short distance to the LeConte Center. You may choose to drive or ride a Pigeon Forge FunTime Trolley.

Where do I stay?
Pigeon Forge offers a variety of lodging with hotels, condominiums, cabins, and campgrounds. In fact there are more than 12,000 lodging units from which to choose from in Pigeon Forge and close to the LeConte Event Center.

Are there attractions nearby?
Our town is five miles of attractions and live entertainment located in the foothills of Great Smoky Mountains. From go-cart tracks and mini-golf to bumper boats and more, Pigeon Forge is filled with fun for the entire family. And there’s not a better place to cool off than Dollywood’s Splash Country water park.Set sail on the Titanic, land a space shuttle or skydive indoors, right here in Pigeon Forge! Dollywood is filled with rides, shows and attractions for all ages. Be sure to check out the talented performers in the Pigeon Forge theaters. Music, magic and comedy fill the stages, and every show is suitable for all ages.

Dollywood is filled with rides, shows and attractions for all ages. And there’s not a better place to cool off than Dollywood’s Splash Country water park. Be sure to check out the talented performers in the Pigeon Forge theaters. Music, magic, and comedy fill the stages, and every show is suitable for all ages.
Set sail on the Titanic, land a space shuttle, or skydive indoors, right here in Pigeon Forge!

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