Welcome to Dollywood’s Blog!
Here, you’ll find information to help you make the most of your trip to the Smoky Mountains. Not only will we give you behind-the-scenes information, tips, and hints on the best things to do at Dollywood and beyond, but most importantly, we hope you’ll find ideas to help you plan an experience your family will remember forever.
You will see regular posts from a number of people about their favorite things to do and enjoy in the Smokies. With multiple people contributing to this blog, our hope is to provide a broad range of topics so everyone can find something of interest to them. Some of our contributors have lived here their whole lives, while some have moved here recently. Others are frequent visitors to the area, and others have only been here a few times. The one thing they all have in common? They all have a love and appreciation for the beautiful area we call the Great Smoky Mountains.
Check back often to see which new adventure we embark upon next. Also, please feel free to reach out to us with post ideas or other things you would like to know more about. This blog is for you, so let us know what you want to see!
I don’t know about you, but for me, the rise of Pinterest has caused a decline in my self-esteem. Man! There are a lot of creative people out there. I am not one of [...]
I’m here to tell you that even as a Dollywood veteran, I experience #momfail at the park. Last weekend, I planned a trip with my family. I thought I had it all figured out. [...]
Dollywood’s newest Christmas show doesn’t take place on a stage. Wonderful Christmas is an animated production that happens on a 50-ft. Christmas tree in the Plaza at Wilderness Pass. This is not simply lights [...]
Dollywood does a lot of listening. Sometimes we get questions about why we do things a certain way, or why we can’t bend a rule. I can tell you that no decision is made [...]
They say more people are choosing experiences over “stuff” for Christmas gifts these days. I am one of those people. You, too? Then, I can help you with some non-traditional Dollywood ideas. Even if [...]