LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge

The LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge is a premier convention, meeting, and event venue located in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains. The center is home to over 100,000 square feet of flexible meeting space, including a 20,000-square-foot exhibit hall, a 10,000-square-foot ballroom, and 25 breakout rooms. The LeConte Center also features a variety of amenities, including a full-service restaurant, a bar, and a business center.


The LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge was founded in 1992 as a way to provide a world-class convention and meeting facility to the Great Smoky Mountains region. The center was originally named the Pigeon Forge Convention Center, but it was renamed the LeConte Center in 2009 to honor the mountain range that it is located near.


The LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge hosts a variety of events throughout the year, including trade shows, conferences, weddings, and banquets. The center is also home to the annual Smoky Mountain Gift Show, one of the largest gift and home décor trade shows in the United States.


The LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge features a variety of amenities to make your event as smooth and successful as possible. These amenities include:

  • A full-service restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating
  • A bar with a variety of drinks and snacks
  • A business center with computers and printers
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the facility
  • A 24-hour front desk
  • Valet parking
  • Accessibility

  • The LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge is committed to providing accessible facilities for all guests. The center is wheelchair accessible, and it has designated accessible parking spaces, restrooms, and meeting rooms. The center also offers assistive listening devices and closed captioning for events.


    The LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge is easily accessible by car, bus, and plane. The center is located just off Interstate 40, and it is within walking distance of several hotels and restaurants. The center is also served by the Pigeon Forge Trolley, which offers free transportation to and from the center from various locations in Pigeon Forge.