FREE Pre-K Imagination Season Pass

The 2023 FREE Pre-K Imagination Season Pass is the perfect fit for any child born in 2018 or 2019 to enjoy a year full of FREE fun at Dollywood and Dollywood’s Splash Country! The Pre-K Imagination Season Pass is inspired by Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library which introduces young children to the joy of learning through books.

Registration for new Pre-K Passholders born in 2018 or 2019 is available now. Current qualifying Pre-K Passholders born in 2018 can re-register for the 2023 Pre-K Imagination Season Pass as well.

New 2023 Pre-K Imagination Season Pass Steps

Pre-Kers shout hooray for FREE fun at Dollywood & Dollywood's Splash Country! Children born in 2018 or 2019 are eligible to register for a FREE 2022 Pre-K Imagination Season Pass now! Once the pass is activated, your Pre-K child can visit the remainder of the 2022 season and all of 2023. Activating your Pre-K pass is easy as 1, 2, 3.

Register
 

Register

Register your child online now for their Free 2023 Pre-K Imagination Pass.


Register Now
Activate
 

Activate

After you register online, bring your child to the Dollywood front gate with a photocopy of their birth certificate or passport to confirm their birth year in order to process their pass.

Play & Splash!
 

Play & Splash!

After you process your Free Pre-K Imagination Season Pass, your child can visit Dollywood and Dollywood’s Splash Country for FREE now and all of 2023!


Ways To Play



Current 2022 Pre-K Imagination Passholders Next Steps

Pre-Kers shout hooray for even more play! Current 2022 Pre-K Imagination Season Passholders can visit Dollywood FREE through January 1, 2023. For options on how to extend the validity of your child’s Pre-K pass through the end of the 2023 season, choose from one of the options below.

 

Your Child Was Born In 2018

Step One

Register Online
Re-register your child online for their 2023 Pre-K Imagination Season Pass now through your online My Dollywood account. This will qualify them for FREE admission through the end of the 2023 season.

Step Two

Activate In Person
After you register your new 2023 Pre-K Imagination Season Pass online, bring your child to the Dollywood front gate with a photocopy of their birth certificate or passport to confirm their birth year in order to process their pass.

Step Three

Play
After you process your Free 2023 Pre-K Imagination Season Pass, your child can visit Dollywood and Dollywood’s Splash Country for FREE all season long!

Register Now

Your Child Was Born In 2017

Step One

Purchase Admission
Children born in 2017 (turning 6 in 2023) do not qualify for the 2023 Pre-K Imagination Season Pass. You will need to either upgrade your child’s current Pre-K pass to a Child Season Pass or purchase a daily admission ticket.

Step Two

Activate In Person
After you complete your purchase, just bring your confirmation email to the Dollywood front gate to process your child’s Season Pass.

Step Three

Play
After you process your Child’s Season Pass, your child can enjoy unlimited admission to Dollywood all season long!

Pre-K Favorite Ways To Play

Your Pre-K child can experience rides, slides and attractions created specifically for them and ones approved for the entire family. In addition, when staying at Dollywood's DreamMore Resort and Spa, your child can participate in a variety of kids' activities for even more fun when not at the parks!

Frequently Asked Questions

The Free Pre-K Imagination Season Pass is an exciting offer that ensures kids born in 2018 and 2019 have the opportunity to enjoy our park free of charge by offering a complimentary Season Pass after registering and activating.

No, but children under the age of 4 always enjoy free admission to Dollywood without a pass.

No. However, a parent or guardian must accompany any child in the park at all times. We recommend each parent or guardian purchase a Season Pass so you can visit as often as you want with your child.

To receive a Free Pre-K Season Pass for your child, you must follow a simple, three-step process:
  1. REGISTER- Register now online.
  2. ACTIVATE - After you register online, bring your child to the Dollywood front gate with a photocopy of their birth certificate or passport to confirm their age in order to process their pass.
  3. PLAY - After you process your Free Pre-K Season Pass, your child can visit through the end of the 2023 season.

No. Purchase must be completed online prior to visiting Dollywood at Dollywood.com/PRE-K

No. Registration for the Free Pre-K Imagination Season Pass can only be done online before visiting Dollywood and cannot be done on-park.

The Free Pre-K Season Pass is good from the time of activation through the 2023 season at Dollywood and Dollywood’s Splash Country. Note: Parents or guardians will need admission to the park in which they wish to accompany their child. We recommend a Two-Park Gold Season Pass for the most flexibility and best value.

The Free Pre-K Imagination Season Pass can be processed at any ticket window at the Dollywood Front Gate. Please be sure to bring a photo copy of your child’s birth certificate or passport to confirm their age in order to process their pass.

Registration is currently open to current Pre-K Passholders born in 2018 and new Pre-K Passholders born in 2018 or 2019. The deadline to register for the 2023 season is June 25, 2023.

Eligibility

Children born in 2018 or 2019.

No, kids 3 and younger are free.

Your child must be born in either 2018 or 2019 to be eligible for the 2023 Pre-K Season Pass.

If your child was born in 2019, we recommend getting them a Pre-K Pass while it is available (through June 25, 2023).

Pass Restrictions

No. The Free Pre-K Imagination Season Pass does not include bring-a-friend tickets, free parking, in-park discounts on food and merchandise or additional discounts on premium experiences.

No.

No.

No.

Documentation & Proof Of Age

Original or copy of a valid birth certificate, Passport, or Green Card. Both printed and digital documentation is accepted.

Yes, if it lists a birth date.

Yes.

No.

Documents can be originals or photocopies.

Yes. Any documents submitted via mobile device must be legible.