Dollywood Events and Festivals
Barbeque & Bluegrass
Listen closely and inhale deeply. The deeply-rooted, rich sound of bluegrass is in the air. The sweet, savory and smoky smell of barbeque makes your mouth water. Bush’s Best presents Dollywood’s Barbeque and Bluegrass Festival. It is the perfect blend of celebrated bluegrass artists and expertly-prepared barbeque. From indoor theaters, outdoor sounds stages, and roving artists. The best in class bluegrass artists will be performing live throughout the park.
Festival of Nations
Dollywood’s Festival of Nations displays the most captivating entertainment. Entertainment from all around the world. All during the celebration of music, dance, and art.
Passport to Food
Take your tastebuds on a trip around the globe with the return of the Passport to Food! International food favorites pair well with the diverse entertainment offerings for a trip around the world in the heart of the Smokies.
Flower & Food Festival | May 8 – June 14
“There is no prettier place on earth than in the woods, hills, valleys where we lived. We waded in flowers everywhere we went. Spring flowers of all kinds; red, blue, white, yellow, pink and lavender grew as if God himself had walked along and put them where He knew we’d be.”
Summer Celebration | June 20 – August 2
Dollywood’s Summer Celebration is just that. A time to celebrate making memories with the family at a place everyone enjoys! This summertime event features extended park hours, exciting summer entertainment and nightly fireworks.
Harvest Festival Presented By Humana
Dollywood is your destination for fall. Watch the leaves change in the Great Smoky Mountains while surrounded by the uplifting sounds of Southern gospel. See thousands of pumpkins glow at Great Pumpkin LumiNights. Get your fill of fall food with our special seasonal dining. Journey through Craftman’s Valley to find the perfect handmade gift. It all happens at the Harvest Festival presented by Humana.
While you’re planning your perfect trip to Dollywood and the Smokys, be sure to book your stay with us!