Dollywood is a theme park owned by country music singer Dolly Parton and Herschend Family Entertainment Corporation. It is located in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, just off US 441 between Gatlinburg and Sevierville. Shows are changed with each season and feature many special events such as “Kid’s Fest”, “Southern Gospel Music Convention”, “Harvest Fest” and more.
Dollywood features a full-size steam train, one of the park’s signature attractions.In addition to standard amusement park thrill rides, Dollywood features traditional crafts and music of the Smoky Mountains area. Dollywood is affiliated with the adjacent water park, Dollywood’s Splash Country, and the chain of Dixie Stampede dinner theaters. In addition, the park hosts a number of concerts and musical events each year, including concert appearances by Parton, as well as other national and local musical acts. The newest attraction (for 2007) is the Mystery Mine ride.
Dollywood hosts nearly 2.5 million visitors annually, many of them also visiting the nearby Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Dolly’s Splash Country and Dixie Stampede Dinner Theater.. The theme park’s operating season runs from early spring until around Christmas.
Dollywood is also the site of the Southern Gospel Museum and Hall of Fame, sponsored by the Southern Gospel Music Association, an independent non-profit corporation.
Call us for more details. We even sell special tickets in our office for the convenience of our guests. We also have (in our office) Dollywood maps and brochures for your use.
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