Nov. 14, 2020 - Jan. 2, 2021


Families from around the world make Dollywood their Christmas tradition year after year. Experience millions of lights, award-winning shows and a winter wonderland featuring our 50-foot Christmas tree.

Christmas traditions begin here

Smoky Mountain Christmas Presented By Humana

Make this your brightest Christmas yet! Our award-winning festival, named the best in America for over a decade, is even better this season! Experience our largest expansion ever featuring more lights, shows and a brand-new themed area, along with all the classics that have helped families from around the world make Dollywood their Christmas tradition year after year.

All-New This Christmas

Let your heart and your imagination roam free inside Wildwood Grove this Christmas. This year, our sparkling lights and spirit of the season extend into our new land. And, the Wildwood Tree has an all-new nighttime experience and story, told by Dolly. Explore, play, and imagine this Christmas inside Wildwood Grove.


Our largest Christmas expansion awaits your family this season. More than one-million lights have been added to the park at Glacier Ridge, a winter wonderland featuring a 50-Foot Christmas tree, a recreation of the northern lights and more delights throughout the park.


Celebrate the sounds of the season with award-winning holiday musical productions like Dollywood’s own Christmas in the Smokies, It’s a Wonderful Life and many more. Cherished holiday stories unfold onstage in a perfect harmony of song, family and celebration. Bring your family and make Dollywood your holiday tradition this Christmas.


Christmas is a time of fellowship, friends and family togetherness. We provide the perfect setting for family memories this Christmas. With Christmas Classics like Rudolph and Friends, Santa and more, the whole family can bond around familiar and loved characters.


Grab a mug of hot chocolate, marvel in over five-million lights and gather your family for the Parade of Many Colors. This exciting holiday tradition featuring vibrant floats, interactive characters and a number of other surprises is sure to delight all.


Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men.

Luke 2:14