Shops of Pigeon Forge


The name "Shops of Pigeon Forge" may not be a familiar one, even to you longtime fans of Pigeon Forge shopping. But this green-roofed destination, formerly known as the Tanger Outlet Mall, should still be a familiar sight. Located on Wears Valley Road, just east of the Parkway, the mall is accessible from either traffic light #2 (Wears Valley Road) or #3 (Teaster Lane).


The Shops of Pigeon Forge offer more than a dozen retailers that continue to be among the most popular when it comes to outlet mall shopping. Those looking for clothing bargains will find plenty of great deals on brand names such as Eddie Bauer, J. Crew, Liz Claiborne, Nautica, S&K Menswear, L'eggs/Hanes/Bali Express and Tommy Hilfiger.


You can even outfit the little ones in the family at OshKosh B'Gosh, and if you need to find the right fit for your feet, you'll have several choices as well, including outlet stores for Reebok, Rockport and Easy Spirit.


There are also several shops that cater to special interests. Calendar Club, Kitchen Collection, Golf Club Warehouse, Dalton Rugs, Tools & More and Harry & David are some of the retailers carrying unique merchandise discounted at factory-store pricing.


The Shops of Pigeon Forge also benefit from a handy location in the heart of the Pigeon Forge shopping district, and it offers plenty of free parking, whether you're arriving by car or motor coach.


The mall's peak-season hours are Mondays through Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. January through March, the hours are Mondays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sundays from noon to 5 p.m.


To learn more, call 865-428-7002.