Festival of Nations
March 22 - April 21
Dollywood's Festival of Nations presents the most captivating entertainment from around the world
during this month-long celebration of music, dance, food and art.
During Dollywood’s Festival of Nations, guests can experience new and exciting cultures from around the globe, including Africa’s pageantry in Mother Africa and the enchantment of Colombia in La Danza de Colombia, right here in the Smokies.
More than 12 countries are represented through their respective heritages of music, dance, food and art in this internationally diverse festival. Authentic cuisine and ethnic activities provide a great insight of other cultures while reminding guests, “We all smile in the same language.”
Africa, Colombia, Russia, Ethiopia, Poland, Ecuador, Germany and Scotland are among the countries represented at Festival of Nations.
Each day, Dollywood’s One World Celebration unites all Festival of Nations’ visiting performers in a unique musical and colorful bash throughout Showstreet. Dressed in their colorful native costumes, the international cast enthralls guests with this engaging street celebration that sets the stage for a festive jubilee.