Dollywood, Pigeon Forge, Tennessee – The Smoky Mountain Family Adventure
Dollywood is located near the gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Dollywood's broad appeal comes from its one-of-a-kind blend of spectacular entertainment, talented artisans, culinary delights and more than 40 incredible rides and attractions. Situated in a beautiful 150-acre natural setting, Dollywood evokes the tangible and emotional touchstones of the Smoky Mountains that inspire Dolly to this day.
Great Pumpkin LumiNights
Discover the magic of Dollywood’s Harvest Festival under the cover of darkness when the ‘Great Pumpkin LumiNights’ comes to life. As the largest addition to the festival yet; the Great Pumpkin LumiNights features thousands of carved pumpkins illuminated throughout Dollywood with artistic sculptures, mystical scenes and plenty of fun for all the family. Enjoy pumpkin-themed food and drink outlets and interactive entertainment, all topped off with an exciting nightly finale to celebrate the best fall festival in the Smoky Mountains.
New for 2019; the hugely anticipated 'Wildwood Grove' has now officially opened its doors to the world following Dollywood's $37-million park expansion. This is the largest addition to the park in its 34-seasons operating - with Wildwood Grove adding over 11 new attractions to Dollywood's already impressive catalogue of world-class entertainment and one-of-a-kind dining experiences featured across the two award-winning parks, located in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.
Experience the thrill and excitement of Dollywood's brand-new rollercoasters, swings and huge 4,000 square foot indoor play area. As you journey deeper into the hidden lands of Wildwood Grove, past sparkling creeks and charming villages you'll embark on an adventure and immerse yourself in the authentic sounds of the Smoky Mountains. Inspired by mother nature; splash around and cool off in the mountain waters of Wildwood Creek, experience the thrill of flight soaring through the skies aboard the exhilarating Dragonflier Rollercoaster, or enjoy a canopy of colour as you spin and soar upwards before gently drifting down to the forest floor on the Treetop Tower. Wildwood Grove will certainly not disappoint!
America's First Wing Coaster takes riders on a unique experience that feels as if they are actually soaring high above the Smoky Mountains.
Designed exclusively for Dollywood, Adventure Mountain is one-of-a-kind! The two-acre outdoor terrain features more than 100 elements on a two-acre mountainside. Navigate a rock cliff, swinging rope bridges, geysers and waterfalls, flying islands, moving beam and much more! You'll also find SkyZip™, a premium adventure that takes you soaring above the treetops on five different ziplines! Hike undeveloped areas of the park and take in incredible Smoky Mountain views on this one-of-a-kind experience that you'll only get at Dollywood.
Slick Rock Racer
Dollywood's Splash Country® adds Slick Rock Racer, a multi-lane mat slide. Spanning 300 feet, Slick Rock Racer features four water-drenched lanes where riders travel head first on a channel, gaining momentum as mutiple dips and bumps propel them to the finish! Also available at Dollywood's Splash Country are Downbound Float Trip, Bear Mountain Fire Tower® and The Cascades as well as three interactive Children's Play Areas.
These are just a sample of what rides are on offer at Dollywood but click here to see the full list.
Four of the South's Largest Festivals
Festivals of Nations – Dollywood celebrates the Rhythms of the World with the all-new show DRUM! Plus the mesmerising return of Imaginé presented by Le Grand Cirque. Heart-pumping music, dynamic dances, falvourful foods and unique artistry from around the world!
KidsFest, New Adventure Theatre – See a dfferent spectacular family show every week including Comedic juggler, extreme magician, Fang Yang's Gazillion Bubble Show and master ventriloquist Kevin Johnson.
National Gospel & Harvest Celebration – Dollywood's own Kingdom Heirs host a month of all-star Southern Gospel concerts.
Smoky Mountains Christmas – Two-time winner of America's Best Christmas Event! With four-million lights and sensational shows including Christmas in the Smokies, Dollywood's Babes in Toyland O' Holy Night… and many more it will be an unforgettable Christmas. There are also over 20 family rides and attractions including "The Polar Express 4-D Experience".