Dollywood’s Summer Celebration Opens With Exclusive Intel® Drone Light Show on June 25

New shows, drone performances and more highlight summer at Pigeon Forge park  PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (Monday, June 21, 2021) — Summer in the Smokies is about to get a little bit sweeter and a little more special, thanks to Dollywood’s Summer Celebration which takes place June 25-July 31. Guests visiting during the event can experience the new […]

Dollywood Announces New Resort Property, Half-Billion Dollar Investment Strategy

Dollywood’s HeartSong Lodge & Resort marks first project in new 10-year, more than half-a-billion dollar investment plan PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (Thursday, June 3, 2021) — After having just finished a decade of unparalleled growth, The Dollywood Company embarks on an ambitious investment strategy that will see the Smoky Mountain vacation destination invest more than half-a-billion dollars over the […]

Dollywood’s Flower & Food Festival Blooms to Life April 23 With More Than Half-a-Million Flowers

New dining pass, inspirational entertainment and more highlight event PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (Monday, April 19, 2021) — As spring continues to blossom throughout the Smoky Mountains, guests to Dollywood’s Flower & Food Festival presented by Covenant Health (April 23- June 7) can enjoy more than half-a-million blooming flowers, a new dining pass that provides an unforgettable culinary […]

Dollywood Opens for Memory-Making 2021 Season

Melodies of Spring concert series, new summer drone show among season highlights  PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (Friday, March 12, 2021) — Dollywood kicked off its 2021 calendar with today’s Season Passholder and Media Preview Day which hosted a number of excited guests ready to experience everything the Pigeon Forge family destination has to offer for its 36th season.  After […]

Numerous Projects Enhance Dollywood Guest Experience for 2021 and Beyond

Park’s 36th season begins March 13  PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (Wednesday, February 24, 2021) — While no one could have predicted how Dollywood’s 35th anniversary season would begin in 2020, a strong finish to the year—coupled with extremely positive guest reviews of the overall park experience—means employees are gearing up for a busy 2021 season. Members of the media today […]

Dollywood Unveils Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals

Free Pre-K Imagination Pass also returns for 2021 PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (Thursday, November 19, 2020) — Because traditional fuzzy slippers, tacky ties and boring blenders may not be on many Christmas lists this season, Dollywood’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday specials provide gift giving excitement that includes memory-making moments families can enjoy throughout 2021. Additionally, the free […]

Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas Wraps Families in the Light of the Season

New fireworks show, Santa experience and lighting themes highlight festival   PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (Friday, November 6, 2020) — With Christmas approaching and the calendar set to turn from 2020, Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas (Nov. 7 – Jan. 3, 2021) is poised to wrap guests in the warm light of timeless family traditions, new memories and joyous time […]

Diverse Range of Local and Regional Talent Create Dollywood’s Largest Music Event Ever

More than 800 concerts take place during annual Harvest Festival PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (Thursday, September 24, 2020) — Anyone missing live concerts the last few months should plan a trip to Dollywood’s Harvest Festival presented by Humana (Sept. 25-Oct.31) as more than 800 live concerts will take place during the run of the festival! In […]

Dollywood’s Harvest Festival Feels Fresh, Yet Familiar

Annual event features fall fun, immersive music, thousands of pumpkins  PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (Monday, September 21, 2020) — After being named by USA Today as the country’s best fall theme park event last year, Dollywood’s Harvest Festival presented by Humana (Sept. 25-Oct. 31) is back this season with several fresh changes that echo many of […]

Tripadvisor Names Dollywood Top-10 Theme Park in the World

Dollywood’s DreamMore Resort & Spa added to Travel & Leisure List PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (Thursday, July 30, 2020)— As Dollywood has continued to earn strong guest satisfaction scores and stellar guest reviews based on the quality experience visitors enjoy while at the park in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, Tripadvisor recently included it in the top-10 of […]