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!
It sure is great to be a Dollywood Season Passholder. Current Dollywood Passholders and Super Passholders have the opportunity to experience Great Pumpkin LumiNights before the festival opens to the public! This special event [...]
Now that it’s September, it’s socially acceptable to gush about my love for fall: changing leaves, scarves and PUMPKINS. Speaking of, do you know we have pumpkins at Dollywood? Like thousands and thousands of [...]
The Golden Ticket Awards; the so-called Oscars of the Industry, surveys a panel of highly knowledgeable theme and amusement park enthusiasts, professionals and suppliers to rank what parks are the best in an ever-growing [...]
Mountain Laurel HOME has been a fantastic addition to Dollywood this season. My HGTV-lovin’ heart adores the farmhouse décor and practical home goods, but I’m not the only one who approves of the new [...]
After last year’s enormous success of Great Pumpkin LumiNights, we knew we would have to bring it back for a second year—with even more to see and even more space in which to see [...]