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Saddle Up!

Polish your boots and don your Stetson hat. Saddle Up! Pigeon Forge is right around the corner.

 

Celebrate Tennessee cowboy culture at the 14th Annual Saddle Up! event in Pigeon Forge. This four-day festivity gives folks from all walks of life a chance to embrace the ways of the wild west while taking in beautiful Smoky Mountain scenery!

Pigeon Forge Saddle Up! - a western-themed event

The 2014 Saddle Up! event will take place February 19-23 at the new LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge. By attending, you'll have a chance to take in legendary country-western concerts, hear old cowboy tales and poetry, and savor local flavor by dining on cowboy cuisine right off the chuck wagon.
 
Performers slated to appear at this year's Saddle Up! event include national favorites. Confirmed entertainers include Red Steagall and the Boys in the Bunkhouse, Hot Club of Cowtown, Andy Nelson, Joyce Woodson, Don Edwards and more!

Additionally, other cowboy-themed activites on tap for Saddle Up! include the Buckaroo Roundup, cowboy dance, chuck wagon cook-off, special cowboy church service, storytelling workshops and history lessons.

 
Tickets for the 2014 Saddle Up! Pigeon Forge event are available for purchase as of October 21, 2013. Start making plans now to attend this annual favorite.
Log Cabin with fireplace

 

Saddle Up! 2014 Schedule


Wednesday, February 19, 2014
8:30 am - 5:00 pm Ticket sales – LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge
10:00am Songwriters’ Workshop
Joyce Woodson, award-winning songwriter
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge – North #1
Free

12:00 NOON
Cornbread Sampling
Kent & Shannon Rollins, Red River Ranch Chuck Wagon
Entertainment – Ray Doyle, Belinda Gail
Pottery House Cafe
Free

Special Saddle Up Lunch (purchase on site)

1:00 pm
Western Video/Photography Presentation
Ken Jenkins
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge – North #1
Free

3:00 pm
Saddle Up Sampler
• Belinda Gail
• Ray Doyle
• Joyce Woodson
• Andy Nelson
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge – Lobby
Free


Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014
8:30 am - 6:30 pm
Ticket sales – LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge

10:00 am
Workshop
Fiddle and Guitar Styles
Andrew Wilson & T. Scot Wilburn
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge – North #1
Free

2:00 pm
Western Dance Class
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge – LeConte Hall
Free

5:15 pm
Pre-show Music
• Ray Doyle
• Belinda Gail
• Joyce Woodson
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge – Lobby
Free

6:00 pm
Intimate Evening Dinner
Steak, sides, dessert drinks
Steaks prepared by Red River Ranch Chuck Wagon
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge – North #2

7:00 pm
Intimate Evening Concert - Don Edwards
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge – North #1
$54.88, tax inclusive (includes dinner and show)

7:00 pm
Intimate Evening Concert – Hot Club of Cowtown
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge – North #3
$54.88, tax inclusive (includes dinner and show)

Friday, Feb. 21, 2014
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Ticket sales – LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge

12:00 NOON
Stories & Strings
(Doors open at 11:30 a.m.)
Smoky Mountain Guitars
$21.95, tax inclusive
• Don Edwards
• Belinda Gail
• Rich O’Brien
• Whit Smith
• Doc Stein
• T. Scot Wilburn

2:00 pm
Presentation
History and Lifestyle of the American Cowboy
Kent Rollins
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge – North #1
Free

3:00 pm
Saddle Up Concert
Sponsored by Stages West
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge – Greenbrier Hall
$21.95, tax inclusive
• Joyce Woodson
• Andy Nelson
• Ray Doyle
• Red Steagall & the Boys in the Bunkhouse
• Belinda Gail
• Don Edwards

7:00 pm
Saddle Up Concert
Sponsored by The Inn at Christmas Place
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge – Greenbrier Hall
$21.95, tax inclusive
• Andy Nelson
• Joyce Woodson
• Hot Club of Cowtown
• T. Scot Wilburn and the Shut Up –N- Playboys
• Don Edwards
• Red Steagall & the Boys in the Bunkhouse


Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014
8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Ticket sales – LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge


9:00 am
Ticket sales – Clabough’s Campground

9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Buckaroo Roundup
Clabough’s Campground
Live entertainment, open mic
Cowboy-themed activities
Free

12:00 NOON
Chuck Wagon Cookoff and Lunch
Clabough’s Campground
$12.50 per plate, tax inclusive

6:00 pm
Saddle Up Concert
Sponsored by Riverside Towers
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge – Greenbrier Hall
$21.95 tax inclusive
• Kent Rollins
• Don Edwards
• Red Steagall & the Boys in the Bunkhouse
• Belinda Gail
• Hot Club of Cowtown

8:30 pm
Cowboy Dance
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge – LeConte Hall
T. Scot Wilburn and the Shut Up–n–Playboys
with special guests
$5, tax inclusive

Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014
7:30 am
Ticket sales – LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge

8:30 - 10:00 am
Chuck Wagon Breakfast
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge
$5, tax inclusive

10:30 am
Cowboy Church
Stages West
Free

Special Concert Pass
Includes all three concerts in Greenbrier Hall
LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge
$60.36, tax inclusive ($65.85 value)

Pigeon Forge Saddle Up Event Locations:


LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge
2986 Teaster Lane

Clabough’s Campground
405 Wears Valley Road

Old Mill Square/Pottery House Café
3341 Old Mill Street

Smoky Mountain Guitars
2520 Sand Pike Blvd.

Stages West
2765 Parkway

Scenes from Saddle Up! 2014

 




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