Smoky Mountain Christmas at Dollywood

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November 5, 2022 @ 12:00 am - January 1, 2023 @ 11:59 pm EDT

dollywood with christmas lights in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, USA

The Smoky Mountain Christmas at Dollywood is one of the most magical times of year and the perfect way to get into the spirit of the season!

With more than 5 million twinkling lights, festive rides, and heartwarming shows, this event is sure to put you in a merry mood.

Whether you're catching a ride on the Dollywood Express or enjoying some seasonal treats, there's something for everyone at Smoky Mountain Christmas.

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November 5, 2022-January 1, 2023

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Tickets to Smoky Mountain Christmas Celebration at Dollywood

All Smoky Mountain Christmas events are included with your Dollywood tickets

Dollywood Vacation Packages

Want to save even more money? Then bundle your Dollywood tickets with other Pigeon Forge area attractions and experiences:

Dollywood Hotel Packages

Combining lodging with your Dollywood tickets is the best deal this side of Jukebox Junction! Choose from a great selection of Pigeon Forge hotels to suit any family and with a variety of locations, you'll rest easy knowing you got our best deals online!

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Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the holidays and spend a day at Dollywood exploring all the Christmas colors!

You'll find Santa's Village with its classic red and green, the crisp blues and whites of winter in Glacier Ridge presented by Goo Goo Cluster, a soft candlelight glow throughout Craftsman's Valley, and more.

Towering up to 12 feet tall, dozens of spectacular Christmas trees inspire a sense of childlike wonder, reminding us what this special season is all about!

Close up of a large Christmas Tree with thousands of tiny blue lights and people standing below looking at it in Glacier Ridge at Smoky Mountain Christmas in Dollywood in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, USAGlacier Ridge

Glacier Ridge is back for another holiday season!

This time, the attraction tells the story of a special Christmas miracle: The Smokies have iced over so that Polar Bear can visit his cousin Black Bear for the holidays.

Cool blue and crisp white lights twinkle in the night, creating an icy home for these two furry friends—without the chill!

Close up of performers on stage singing at Christmas in the Smokies at Dollywood in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, USAMerry & Bright Holiday Nights

This Christmas, get your family together for an unforgettable show! The fan favorite Merry & Bright Holiday Fireworks spectacular is back, bigger and better than ever.

Come watch as the night sky comes alive with festive fireworks displays choreographed to your favorite holiday classics. It's the perfect way to get into the Christmas spirit!

Heartwarming Award-Winning Holiday Shows

Smoky Mountain Christmas wouldn't be complete without some of the most heartwarming holiday shows in the country!
Be sure to catch fan favorites like "Christmas in the Smokies" and "Twas the Night Before Christmas," or enjoy an outdoor performance of "Appalachian Christmas" or "Candlelight Carolers."

Plus, find out if your name is on...the list with a visit to the North Pole at "Santa's List.... Naughty or Nice" interactive experience.

Christmas Culinary Delights

Looking for a festive way to enjoy your favorite comfort foods? Look no further than our all-new Christmas Culinary Delights menu!

From hearty main dishes like our Braised Beef Short Ribs to sweet treats like the Bear Country Apple Cinnamon Funnel Cake, we've got something for everyone. Be prepared to indulge this holiday season!

Experience Dollywood

To enjoy all of the Smoky Mountain Christmas at Dollywood activities be sure to get your Dollywood tickets today. Also, you can make a vacation out of it with a Dollywood vacation package.


November 5, 2022 @ 12:00 am EDT
January 1, 2023 @ 11:59 pm EDT
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Dollywood Festivals and Events
(800) 365-5996
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2700 Dollywood Parks Blvd
Pigeon Forge, TN 37863 United States
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