What is PFHA?

Pigeon Forge Hospitality Association is a not for profit membership organization forging connections between businesses, organizations, and government to promote, strengthen, and support tourism and hospitality industries through political advocacy, education, scholarships, philanthropy, and community outreach and development.

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Mission

To be the unified voice and a resource for information, collaboration, and education that enables Pigeon Forge establishments to advance

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Real World Training Solutions

Real World Training Solutions

Walters State Community College’s Division of Workforce Training is offering classes in: Master Planning of Resources, Electrical & PLC Troubleshooting, Active Shooter and Lockdown Procedures Microsoft Excel 2013-Level 1 and 2 SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP Certification Preparation General Welding — Stick, MIG, TIG, Introduction to Pipe Welding Parents Children & Divorce The 7 Habits of Highly […]

15th Annual “Bowling for Touris...

15th Annual “Bowling for Tourism” Jan. 28th, 2016

15th Annual Bowling for Tourism was most successful one to date!  The event grew to 3 flights this year:  2 – 4 p.m., 4 – 6 p.m., & 6 – 8 p.m.  We had a record 29 teams register! Why do we do it?  To benefit Hospitality Scholarships at Walters State Community College & Culinary […]

PFHA What’s in it for Me?

PFHA  What’s in it for Me?

 Why Join?  Connect with industry professionals in the Largest Hospitality Association in Tennessee Information & education from monthly newsletters, updates, meetings, and workshops Reduced booth rates for SCHA Trade Show – Largest in Tennessee Listing in directory on PFHA Website Engage with city leadership to encourage increases in city-wide advertising & business development through tourism […]

PFHA Hosts “Front-Line Christma...

PFHA Hosts “Front-Line Christmas Party!

    Over 300 employees of PFHA member businesses attended the 2015 PFHA Front-Line Christmas Party Tuesday, December 15th at The Music Road Resort Convention Center and enjoyed..                                          Catered Dinner @ Karaoke Competition       […]

Toys for Tots in its 24th year in Sev...

Toys for Tots in its 24th year in Sevier County

Terry Witt, commandant of the TN Smoky Mtn Marine Corps League Detachment 1206 {on the right} is one of Santa’s busier helpers.  Organizing an annual toy drive which serves children in Sevier, Jefferson, and Hamblen counties and maintaining the local chapter, which meets monthly in Pigeon Forge, is a consuming passion. In 2014 marine volunteers […]

Party with a Purpose

Party with a Purpose

December 10, 2015 at The Lumberjack Feud WVLT coverage of the meeting: http://www.local8now.com/news/local/headlines/Party-with-a-purpose-at-the-Lumberjack-Feud-benefits-Toys-for-Tots-Boy-361481401.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter_kylegrainger  Thank you members for making this a success!  Our Party with a PURPOSE, generated 4 large boxes of toys for the Marine Corps League “Toys for Tots”  and we donated $5000 to the Boys & Girls Club of The Smokies! Our sponsors:  Lumberjack […]

PFHA Gives Back!

PFHA Gives Back!

The Annual PFHA Front-Line Christmas Party for Member Businesses & their Front Line Employees is December 15, 2015 at Music Road Resort from 6 – 9 p.m. Please come and join us as we celebrate Christmas!  Registration begins at 5 p.m. Master Of Ceremonies – “RON CRIVELLONE & HAL KINNEY” DJ – “RON CRIVELLONE WITH […]

Winterfest 2016

Winterfest  2016

  www.ComeExperienceTheSmokies.com Winterfest Light Vendor Info 2015-16 Smoky Mountain Winterfest begins November 9, 2015 and runs through February 2016 Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville and Sevier County  Kickoff 26th Annual Smoky Mountain Winterfest Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville and Sevier County will kick off their 26th Annual Smoky Mountain Winterfest this November 2015. Winterfest is a heartwarming […]

SCHA Trade Show April 6, 2016 in Sevi...

SCHA Trade Show April 6, 2016 in Sevierville

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Keep It Local!

Keep It Local!

  Several studies have shown that when you buy from locally owned businesses significantly more of your money is used to make purchases from other local businesses, service providers and farms — continuing to strengthen the economic base of the community.   Recommended Vendor List 2015 PFHA Member Roster by category 8 20 15 Jobs:  Small local businesses […]

Events Calendar

February 2016
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January 31, 2016 February 1, 2016

Category: GeneralMembers Only Open House at DreamMore Resort

February 2, 2016 February 3, 2016 February 4, 2016 February 5, 2016 February 6, 2016
February 7, 2016 February 8, 2016 February 9, 2016 February 10, 2016 February 11, 2016

Category: General"Forging Together" After Hours

February 12, 2016 February 13, 2016
February 14, 2016 February 15, 2016 February 16, 2016 February 17, 2016 February 18, 2016

Category: General"State of the City" Address & Meeting

February 19, 2016 February 20, 2016
February 21, 2016 February 22, 2016 February 23, 2016 February 24, 2016 February 25, 2016 February 26, 2016 February 27, 2016
February 28, 2016 February 29, 2016 March 1, 2016 March 2, 2016 March 3, 2016 March 4, 2016 March 5, 2016

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  • February 18, 2016"State of the City" Address & Meeting
    11:00 am, General
  • February 11, 2016"Forging Together" After Hours
    5:00 pm, General
  • February 1, 2016 – Members Only Open House at DreamMore Resort
    4:00 pm, General
  • January 14, 2016 – PFHA Member Meeting
    11:00 am, General
  • December 10, 2015 – December Membership Meeting
    11:00 am, General