Dollywood Christmas 2016
If you plan to visit Pigeon Forge or the Smoky Mountains in November or December then be sure to check out the Smoky Mountain Christmas festival at Dollywood to experience an incredible “Smoky Mountain Christmas” filled with mountain music, 4 million dazzling lights, gorgeous decorated trees, yummy goodies, and more! The mixture of shows, costumes, music, parade, etc provide a Christmas experience that you won’t find anywhere else in the Smokies. Don’t just take our word for it, Dollywood was named the #2 theme park in the world for the holidays by The Travel Channel! Check out some of the highlights below.
Dates and Hours for Dollywood Christmas Schedule 2016
The 2016 Smoky Mountain Christmas at Dollywood begins on November 5 and lasts through January 1. They are not open every day, so be sure to check out the Dollywood Christmas schedule below to see the dates and hours that they are open to help you plan your visit. These dates and hours almost never change, but we suggest double checking the calendar on their website to make sure they will be open on the day you plan to visit.
Here is Dollywood’s planned 2016 Christmas schedule showing all days and hours that they plan to be open for the holidays.
Dollywood Christmas Shows
The Christmas shows at Dollywood are among the best in the area with incredible singers, dancers, musicians, costumes, lighting, set designs, stories, and more! Most of the shows are located in the indoor theaters throughout the park, which provides an excellent way to warm up on cold days and nights. The most popular Christmas shows at Dollywood are listed below. To get details on any of them, just click on their links to learn more.
- Dollywood’s It’s a Wonderful Life (NEW FOR 2016!)
- Timber Canyon Festival of Lights
- Christmas in the Smokies
- Christmas with the Kingdom Heirs
- O’ Holy Night
- ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas
- Appalachian Christmas
To see the full list of Dollywood Christmas shows, click here.
Other Dollywood Christmas Attractions
Along with Christmas shows, there are numerous special activities and attractions that Dollywood features during the Christmas season and holidays. We’ve highlighted some of the most popular activities below. To see more details about each activity, simply click on them.
NEW Christmas Parade for 2016!
Dollywood will reveal a brand new Parade of Many Colors this season! This will be the most colorful and vibrant parade they have ever had. We’ve written an entire article with the details on this exciting new Christmas parade…check it out!
Final Thoughts about Smoky Mountain Christmas
We hope this article has helped you see what all Dollywood has to offer during their Smoky Mountain Christmas. If you enjoyed this article, please consider sharing it on facebook or tweeting it to your friends to help spread the word.
If you have experienced Christmas at Dollywood, please let us and other know in the comments below what you thought about it!