Leconte center | May 2 – 4, 2024

Pigeon Forge, Tn

Pigeon Forge Hotel Options

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Teach Them Diligently does not directly handle any of the reservations. Please contact the hotel, or the Pigeon Forge housing bureau with any questions you have after reserving your room.

Black Fox Lodge

Across the street from the leconte center

*Please note, the rate is $180 for 2 Queens or $190 for 2 Queens with a River View on Thursday and $328 for 2 Queens or $ 339 for 2 Queens with a Rover view on Friday and Saturday night. 

Enjoy views of the Smoky Mountains and Little Pigeon River from our family-friendly hotel, combining rustic Southern charm and modern style. Across from the LeConte Center in downtown Pigeon Forge, we’re a three-mile drive from Dollywood. We have a seasonal outdoor pool with water fountain and slide, a patio with fire pit, and a restaurant with a full bar.

Call to make reservations at 865-774- 4000 or toll-free at 844-776- 7359 make sure to mention Teach Them Diligently to get the group rate. 

*CUT OFF DATE IS 4-2-2024*

Tru by Hilton®

.1 Miles from LeConte Center

Prepare for huge local variety. Nestled in the Great Smoky Mountains, with easy access to the downtown area, you’ll be near the LeConte Convention Center and Cal Ripken Experience. Squeeze the most from free breakfast, before spending the day at Dollywood Theme Park or Dollywood Splash Country Water Park. WiFi and parking are free, too, and we love to meet your pets.

Call and Mention TTD24 to get the Group Rate!

*CUT OFF DATE IS 4-2-2024*

Home2 Suites

.1 Mile from LeConte Center

Uncover Pigeon Forge city center. We’re minutes from family days at Dollywood and Dollywood Splash Country, baseball at the Ripken Experience, and LeConte Event Center. Check out the Island at Pigeon Forge entertainment complex or the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, ideal for hikes with the dog. Make the most of an in-suite kitchen, and free WiFi and breakfast.

*CUT OFF DATE IS 4/2/2024*

Holiday Inn

.5 Mile from LeConte Center

*Please note: $144.00 rate for Monday – Thursday Night + TAX for Balcony Rooms & a $189 rate for Friday & Saturday Night + TAX for Balcony Rooms

Discover relaxation and adventure at Holiday Inn & Suites Pigeon Forge Convention Center, situated on the Parkway. A bridge connects our hotel to The Island, Pigeon Forge Greenway, and LeConte Center. Experience The Island’s shops, restaurants, rides, and Ferris Wheel. Unwind on our outdoor terrace with a fire pit and stunning views of the Great Smoky Mountains.

Get energized in our 24/7 fitness center and relax in our indoor pool and hot tub. Savor craft beer and pub fare at our neighborhood restaurant. Host events in our modern indoor and outdoor venues. Retreat to spacious rooms or balcony suites with plush bedding, refrigerators, and fireplaces. Our prime location and exceptional service make your stay unforgettable.



Margaritaville Island Hotel

.7 Miles from LeConte Center

April 29th-30th: $269

May 1st-2nd: $269

May 3rd-4th: $299.00

This exciting new hotel, inspired by singer & songwriter Jimmy Buffett, offers a perfect location on The Island – Pigeon Forge’s new shopping, dining & entertainment district. Each of the 131 guest rooms offers island-inspired décor, stacked stone fireplace and private balcony overlooking the river, village shops or Island Show Fountains. Every room comes complete with a refrigerator, microwave!

Guests need to call the reservation office directly at 865-774-2300 press 2 and ask for the Teach Them Diligently group discount.

Springhill Suites

1.5 Miles from LeConte Center

Nestled in the Smoky Mountains, SpringHill Suites Pigeon Forge is surrounded by picturesque natural scenery and fun attractions. Dollywood is just 4 miles away, offering an award-winning mix of roller coasters and entertainment. Hatfield and McCoy Dinner Feud has an all-you-can-eat feast of Southern favorites and a show filled with singing, dancing and comedy. LeConte Center is down the road for easy access to conferences and conventions. Relax in your spacious suite after exploring downtown and spread out in our separate living and bedroom areas.

Teach Them Diligently group, also mention to the front desk that the rate code should be TTTS for Fairfield Inn & Suites

*CUT OFF DATE IS 4-11-2024*

Pigeon Forge / Gatlinburg KOA Holiday Campground

1.4 Miles from LeConte Center

Stay at Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg KOA Holiday and soak up the crisp Great Smoky Mountain air. Camping in the Great Smoky Mountains calls for endless outdoor adventures and visiting the many attractions in the area. Our KOA Campground near Gatlinburg, Tennessee, offers plenty of fun opportunities for the whole family. Whether you want more leisure days or to stay active, we have things for you and your entire family to enjoy.

*CUT OFF DATE IS 12-27-2023*

Fairfield Inn & Suites

1.4 Miles from LeConte Center

Enjoy entertainment for the entire family when you stay at the new Fairfield Inn & Suites Pigeon Forge, where you’ll find yourself in the heart of it all. Stay a short distance from world-famous Dollywood, as well as The Island in Pigeon Forge amusement park. Outdoor adventures, such as hiking and white-water rafting can be found in the Great Smoky Mountains National Forest. Our spacious rooms and suites provide more comfortable living space for your whole family. Enjoy a great night’s sleep in our plush beds and connect to complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi access to share your photos.

Teach Them Diligently group, also mention to the front desk that the rate code should be TTTS for Fairfield Inn & Suites.

*CUT OFF DATE IS 4-11-2024*

Willow Brook Lodge

1.5 Miles from LeConte Center

If you are looking for a family-friendly, newly renovated hotel that is the best value in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, we have got you covered at Willow Brook Lodge. Accommodations By Willow Brook Lodge is located in downtown Pigeon Forge on the main parkway, just minutes away from the area’s top attractions, including the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Dollywood Theme Park, Dolly’s Splash Country, Pirates Voyage Dinner Show, and nearby Gatlinburg.

*CUT OFF DATE IS 4-3-2023*

Hampton Inn & Suites

2.4 Miles from LeConte Center

Located in Pigeon Forge, Hampton Inn and Suites On The Parkway is in the entertainment district and close to Smoky Mountain Opry, Dollywood, and WonderWorks. Nearby points of interest also include Hatfield and McCoy Dinner Show and Titanic Museum. Hotel Features.
Recreational amenities include a spa tub and a fitness facility. Those traveling on business have access to a 24-hour business center at this hotel.

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available in public areas. The hotel serves a complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast each morning in the breakfast area. Self parking is complimentary. Additional property amenities include barbecue grills, laundry facilities, and express check-in. The property has designated areas for smoking. A total renovation of this property was completed in January 2012.

*CUT OFF DATE IS 4-3-2023*

Residence Inn

Walking bridge access from the Leconte center


An entertaining experience awaits you at the all-new Residence Inn by Marriott®, located in the heart of Pigeon Forge, TN. Enjoy the short distance to the world-famous Dollywood Theme Parks and attractions. We are conveniently located next door to The Island Family Entertainment Center, the LeConte Convention Center and the Cal Ripken Experience. You will enjoy spectacular views of The Smoky Mountains & The Island. If your day calls for hiking, The Great Smoky Mountains are just a short drive away.


*CUT OFF DATE IS 4-30-2024*


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