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!
As the summer heat arrives in the Smoky Mountains, the region’s friendliest and most-trusted water park is open for its 21st season. Dollywood’s Splash Country offers its guests a resort-style getaway—with a splash of [...]
Most people think they know a lot of the history of the Hatfields and McCoys, those two quarreling families from Kentucky several generations back. But what folks don’t know about this famous feud is the [...]
Dollywood’s Flower & Food Festival is fast becoming a must-see event for flower enthusiasts. There are more than 500,000 blooming blossoms within the footprint of the festival that winds from Showstreet to Adventures in [...]
I have said it before and I will say it again, one of my favorite things about visiting Dollywood Parks and Resorts is the ability to enjoy such a vast scope of culinary experiences. [...]
As we near closer to summer, there are a lot of things to which we can look forward! Temperatures are on the rise, kids are out of school, the anticipation builds for fun at [...]