5 Pigeon Forge Car Shows to Attend This Spring
Spring in the Smoky Mountains brings way more than just gorgeous wildflowers and active wildlife! Spring is the season for a handful of incredible Pigeon Forge car shows featuring a variety of different makes and models of automobiles from multiple eras! Whether you have a beloved classic car you want to show off or you just want to see the incredible setups other people have, you’ll find it at Pigeon Forge car shows! Here are 5 Pigeon Forge car shows to attend this spring:
1. Ponies in the Smokies
Ponies in the Smokies is a celebration of the Ford Mustang, featuring 108,000 square feet of indoor vendors and special displays! This event has taken off so much in recent years that it’s expanding to 5 days this year March 21-25 at the Sevierville Convention Center. This event includes a driving school, drag racing at English Mountain Dragway and a drifting clinic! Many events take place at Smokies Stadium in Kodak.
2. Spring Corvette Expo/Chevelles in the Smokies
Two special car shows will be running in conjunction this year! The Spring Corvette Expo and Chevelles in the Smokies will both be held at the LeConte Event Center March 24-25. The Spring Corvette Expo celebrates the Chevrolet Corvette with a swap meet, sales corral, park ‘n show, awards show and a corvette cruise on the Tail of the Dragon! Chevelles in the Smokies brings together a collection of Chevelles where entrants will compete for prizes including cash!
3. Spring Rod Run
The Spring Pigeon Forge Rod Run is the largest automotive event in the Smoky Mountains! Set for the LeConte Event Center April 13-15, this event hands out top 25 awards, ultimate 5 awards, a massive swap meet with hundreds of showcars and a car coral plus cash giveaways! You won’t believe the incredible collection of cars from a variety of time periods that you’ll enjoy viewing at the Spring Rod Run, one of the top Pigeon Forge car shows to attend!
4. 50s Classic Chevy Cruise-In
The 50s Classic Chevy Cruise-In is a new Pigeon Forge car show that’s actually a continuation of the old annual Classic Chevy Round-Up previously held at The Inn at Christmas Place! This event will take place May 16-21 at The Ramsey Hotel and Convention Center. The show features all Chevys from 1955-57 making it a delight for folks who grew up idolizing these classic cars!
5. Pontiacs in Pigeon Forge
Pontiacs in Pigeon Forge is where you’ll find some of the best Pontiacs around! This popular Pigeon Forge car show includes a swap meet and classic GTOs, Firebirds, Fieros, Best in Show and Best in Stock awards and of course the always popular Saturday Night Cruise! This year’s event is scheduled for June 2-4 at the LeConte Event Center. All proceeds from the show will be donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in loving memory of Ciera Blackburn, daughter of Mike & Sherri Blackburn, the event organizers.
All gearheads should make sure to try to attend at least one of these awesome Pigeon Forge car shows this spring! Explore our Smoky Mountain cabins to find a place to stay before space runs out!