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!
Dollywood’s Splash Country is a leader in aquatic safety. I hope you’ve heard about our high scores on our unannounced audits. I also hope you know that after the initial training and certification, our [...]
Ladies and Gentlemen, start your engines! To say my heart began racing when I was assigned this topic is an understatement. Every member of my family, every friend from childhood, each co-worker at Dollywood, [...]
In early June, Dolly and The Dollywood Company President Eugene Naughton announced the construction of Dollywood’s newest lodging property, HeartSong Lodge & Resort. This “reimagined lodge” is being created with Dolly’s love of the [...]
Vote Now There are certain things at Dollywood that, I feel, sets the park apart in the theme park world. The entertainment, ambiance and food are near the top of that long list, but [...]
Editor’s Note: This post was written by Kayleigh Johnson, Dollywood Parks and Resorts Hospitality Intern. One of my favorite things about Dollywood is the endless list of things to do. From thrilling roller coasters [...]