Smoky Mountain Christmas Festival Exclusive Dining Options

Gather the family around the table for classic Christmas feasts you'll remember forever! With dishes like cornish game hen and ham with pineapple glaze, it's almost like home!

 

Assortment of Christmas Items

Spotlight Bakery

Assortment of Christmas Items | Santa loves cookies and so do we! Enjoy one of these delightful bakery treats, including an assortment of Christmas cookies shaped like snowmen, Christmas trees, and gingerbread men.



Cornish Hen

Front Porch Cafe

Smoked 1/2 Cornish Hen Dinner | A juicy and tender Cornish hen highlights this yuletide-themed dinner. Our oven roasted hen is served with seasoned green beans, sweet potato casserole, and dressing and gravy.

Chocolate Peppermint Mini Dessert | This rich mini dessert features creamy chocolate mousse with hints of peppermint. It is garnished with a raspberry-flavored whipped topping.

Ham Dinner | Enjoy this holiday meal with none of the effort. Our pit ham baked with a pineapple glaze served alongside savory dressing and gravy, seasoned green beans and corn.

Aunt Granny's

Buffet of Christmas Items | Aunt Granny's all-you-care-to-eat buffet features a number of special holiday items including turkey with cornbread dressing, Tuscan bean soup, and holiday cookies.

Miss Lillians

Buffet of Christmas Items | Enjoy special holiday menu items at Miss Lillian's Smokehouse, including Cades Cove ham, sweet potato casserole, sweet potato pie and pumpkin pie.

Loaded Kettle Chips

Festival Booth

Loaded Kettle Chips | Crispy, perfectly-seasoned kettle chips topped with rich chili, cheese, sour cream and scallions.

White Chicken Chili | Our good friends at Bush’s Beans have provided one of their favorite recipes to create White Chicken Chili. Featuring tender chucks of chicken, Bush’s garbanzo and white beans, and cilantro, this white chicken chili will knock off the chill of a Smoky Mountain harvest afternoon.

Demo Booth

S'mores | Gather around to enjoy this traditional campfire treat. Toast your own marshmallow, and then build your own s’more with rich milk chocolate and sweet graham crackers. You’ll definitely want to have “s’more.”

Market Square

Southern Vintage Pecan Cake | This decadent, Southern-inspired pecan cake features a traditional white cake with chopped pecans hiding inside. It is topped with pecan-flavored icing and buttered pecans.

Peppermint Ice Cream Sandwich

Sweet Shoppe

Chocolate Chip Peppermint Ice Cream Sandwich | Enjoy this sweet Christmas treat that features creamy Mayfield peppermint stick ice cream layered between two giant chocolate chip cookies.

Splinter's

Red Velvet Funnel Cake | Nothing says Christmas like red velvet cake. Nothing says Dollywood like funnel cake. Combine the two for an irresistible treat as part of the Smoky Mountain Christmas festival! Rich red velvet batter makes this special funnel cake that is topped with—what else?—cream cheese icing.

Red Velvet Funnel Cake

Crossroads Funnel Cakes

Red Velvet Funnel Cake | Nothing says Christmas like red velvet cake. Nothing says Dollywood like funnel cake. Combine the two for an irresistible treat as part of the Smoky Mountain Christmas festival! Rich red velvet batter makes this special funnel cake that is topped with—what else?—cream cheese icing.

Victoria's Pizza

Pizza Soup | It's pizza like you've never experienced it before thanks to this hearty pizza soup served piping hot. Also available in a bread bowl.

Grist Mill

Cinnamon Bread | It's Dollywood's most popular food item and literally is known worldwide. Be sure to get your loaf to see what everyone is talking about!

Peppermint Hot Chocolate

All Over Park

Peppermint Hot Chocolate | If you’re looking for a decadent way to warm up on a cool evening, this hot chocolate features the flavor of the season--peppermint-- and is sure to melt away the cold.