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Dollywood begins season-long celebration of biggest year in parks history

Dollywood kicks off 2019 - and the parks 34th season - with what promises to be the park's biggest year yet!
Wildwood Grove (Now Open): The 2019 season opening of Dollywood brings with it a new $37 million park extension - the largest addition to Dollywood in the park’s history. The addition of Wildwood Grove sees a combined 11 thrilling new attractions, award-winning entertainment and fabulous festivals added.
Dollywood’s Barbeque & Bluegrass (May 24 to June 2nd): 10 toe-tapping days of music served up alongside some of the tastiest barbeque anywhere! The festival features an impressive line-up of bluegrass talent including performances by the likes of Grammy and International Bluegrass Music Association winners. With tantalizing treats from Dollywood’s award-winning chefs and the sweet sounds of award-winning bluegrass, Dollywood has created the perfect recipe to kick off the summer!
Dollywood’s Summer Celebration (June 22nd to Aug 4th): Enjoy more thills and excitement with extended opening hours this summer. The celebrations give you the chance to ride Dollywood’s world-class roller coasters, including Lightning Rod and Wild Eagle well into the night! Each evening ends with a spectacular fireworks extravaganza that lights up the night sky. High-energy music and shows like Dreamland Drive-In make dancing in the aisles acceptable and brings out the kid in everyone.
Dollywood’s Harvest Festival (Sept 27th to Nov 2nd): Fabulous family fun with a new Smoky Mountain tradition, Great Pumpkin LumiNights. Open until 9pm every night; enjoy the glow of thousands of carved pumpkins throughout the park. The festival will also feature several hundred performances by award-winning Southern gospel artists making it the genre’s largest event in America, as well as performances by Grammy nominees The Isaacs and Ernie Haase. The perfect opportunity for families to enjoy the experiences of a Smoky Mountain harvest!
Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas (Nov 9th to Jan 4th): Dollywood has been named as one of the worlds best theme parks to celebrate the Christmas festivities for more than a decade. This year the park will be filled with more than five million Christmas lights, elaborate decorations and showcase award-winning Christmas shows like It’s a Wonderful Life and Christmas in the Smokies. Savour holiday-themed treats and get in to the Christmas spirit with all the family to create memories to last a lifetime. Dollywood truly captures the essence of Christmas!
See more of the excitement in store for 2019, here 

 

Posted by: Tennessee Tourism
Posted on: 22/03/2019

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