Welcome to Dollywood’s New 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!
Do you have your Christmas shopping done? I hate that question. Mostly because my answer is no until maybe Dec. 23. I’m the type of person who really likes to think of unique gifts. [...]
Editor’s Note: This guest post is written by Food & Wine’s David Landsel, who visited Dollywood and documented his experience. The thing that had me the most excited, I'll admit, was that the restaurant [...]
When most people think of a mountain cabin for their holiday getaway, they think of a secluded spot deep in the woods with snow, warmth from a fire in the hearth and enough food [...]
I can’t help but smile when I tell people I work at Dollywood. And, I could possibly argue that there’s no season I’m more proud of our theme park than during Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain [...]
My parents started bringing me to Dollywood before I can even remember. I’ve visited during the spring, during the summer, during the fall—and when Dollywood started putting up Christmas lights in 1990—during the winter. [...]