Dollywood's award-winning festivals and events span the entire year—celebrating each wonderful and unique season with incredible decor, delicious food, showstopping entertainment and more! Festivals are listed below in chronological order. View all festivals and events here.
Brilliant colors, mouthwatering flavors, and enchanting evening glow: Experience the greatest fall moments in the Smoky Mountains during America's #1 Fall Family event as voted by USA Today Readers.
The spirit of the season shines brightest as the skies dance with the glimmer of more than 5 million twinkling lights, the sounds of our award-winning shows fill the air with Christmas cheer, and family memories are made beneath firework-lit skies.
Sun-kissed days in the Smoky Mountains mean celebrating family fun at a place everyone can enjoy! With extended hours, there's a full day ahead, including exhilarating rides on world-class coasters, showstopping live entertainment, plus nightly fireworks and drone spectacular.
Passholder Golden Events are exclusive to Gold and Diamond Season Passholders. Diamond Pass-only events are denoted.
Play through colossal fall fun by day and experience massive pumpkin glow by night with thousands of carved jack-o-lanterns.
See the Smokies’ most spectacular light display and a lineup of live Christmas shows that celebrate the true meaning of Christmas, all at Dollywood.
Explore our brand new pumpkin display area, Hoot Owl Hollow, before anyone else!
Join your favorite artists for a soundcheck for select performances during Harvest Festival presented by Humana.
Select days during Smoky Mountain Christmas presented by Humana, receive an exclusive viewing of Christmas in the Smokies.
Dollywood’s Rock the Smokies returns for the first time since 2019, providing an inspirational way to put an exclamation point on the end of summer.