NEW Festival Coming to Dollywood for 35th Anniversary

Can you believe Dollywood will celebrating their 35th anniversary season next year? We can’t either! Along with all the thrilling rides, music filled shows, and scrumptious foods, you can expect NEW additions! Look forward to NEW festivals, celebrations, food, and more!


Flower & Food Festival

The newest festival will take place May 8th through June 14th. The Flower and Food Festival will feature the park coated in spring flowers and plants! Horticulturists will create jaw dropping displays and scenes that Dollywood is famous for! Special features will include a butterfly umbrella, flower carpet, animal scenes, and even a scene of Dolly’s mother quilting the Coat of Many Colors!


Come Hungry- New Food Selections! 

Get your taste buds ready for some NEW creations to satisfy any hungry person! Be sure to try these:

  • Spring beef over crispy potatoes
  • Heirloom tomato and feta cheese galette
  • Savory lime chicken legs over rice pilaf
  • Caprese skewers with a balsamic reduction
  • Pink watermelon lemonade slushy
  • Rose lemon spritzer
  • Violet slushy


Plan Your Next Trip!

Dollywood is full of annual and new festivals and experiences for the whole family to enjoy! Here’s a line up of each festival for the 35th anniversary season.

  • Festival of Nations- March 14th- April 20th
  • Barbecue & Bluegrass- April 24th- May 3rd
  • Flower & Food Festival- May 8th- June 14th
  • Summer Celebration- June 20th- August 2nd
  • Rock the Smokies- August 22nd
  • Harvest Festival- September 25th- October 31st
  • Smoky Mountain Christmas- November 7th- January 2nd

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