Dollywood Theme Park, Pigeon Forge, TN
River Terrace Resort & Convention Center, Gatlinburg, TN
Please Note: The Welcome Party may be replaced with a $50 dining certificate at Drafts.
Experience the Great Smoky Mountains like never before with a special Gatlinburg weekend getaway that includes tickets to nearby Dollywood theme park. It’s all part of a special event package that includes luxurious accommodations at River Terrace Resort and Convention Center in the heart of Gatlinburg, TN.
Dollywood offers you the chance to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the Smoky Mountains and the incredible spirit of its people, at a place that offers fun and excitement for all ages. Enjoy award-winning foods, experience heart-pounding thrills and witness incredible performances during a visit that will create a lifetime of memories. Spanning 150 acres in the Great Smoky Mountains, Dollywood offers more than 40 world class rides and a range of high-energy entertainment. You can even experience the park’s largest expansion ever – the new Wildwood Grove, a charming village under the great Wildwood Tree where you find new rides like the DragonFlier, Mad Mockingbird and TreeTop Tower and more.
Additional rides and attractions at Dollywood include the Wild Eagle, America’s first wing coaster which takes riders soaring high above the Great Smoky Mountains; Daredevil Falls, a one-of-a-kind boat expedition through an abandoned logging camp; Smoky Mountain River Rampage, a white water adventure; Barnstormer, a swinging pendulum reaching 45 mph and 81 feet high; and Mystery Mine, a steel coaster with a hair-raising 95-degree, 85-foot vertical drop into darkness.
With a namesake like Dolly Parton, you can be sure that Dollywood offers plenty of exceptional live entertainment. Enjoy country, bluegrass, Southern gospel, classic rock and 50’s music presented in various live stage shows. And Dollywood’s master craftsmen and artisans proudly continue a centuries-old tradition of hand-making crafts in the Smoky Mountains with daily demonstrations such as blacksmithing, hand-blown glass making and more.
Dollywood also features a variety of special festivals throughout the year – all included with your admission:
HARVEST FESTIVAL (Sept. 25 – Oct. 31, 2020) – Watch the leaves change in the Great Smoky Mountains while enjoying the uplifting sounds of southern gospel music. Be sure to stick around after dark for the Great Pumpkin LumiNights Experience.
SMOKY MOUNTAIN CHRISTMAS (Nov. 7, 2020 – Jan. 2, 2021) – Enjoy the Smoky Mountain’s most spectacular light display, with millions of lights, award-winning shows, favorite Christmas traditions and a winter wonderland featuring a 50-foot Christmas tree.
Your Gatlinburg getaway weekend also features a special opening night Welcome Reception, complete with dinner, an open bar and prizes. The reception is hosted by an energetic DJ who is sure to get your weekend off to a rocking good start. We’ll also provide you with personal concierge services throughout your stay at Westgate and you’ll enjoy a late check-out on your final day.
Please note, transportation will not be provided for this event.
In addition to luxurious accommodations and special amenities at Westgate Resorts, you’ll enjoy VIP treatment throughout the length of your event vacation, including:
– A fun-filled VIP Welcome Party complete with DJ, open bar, dinner and prizes
– Personal Concierge Services
– Late check-out on final day
With more than 40 rides, 15 exceptional shows, five of the South’s largest festivals, Southern-style dining, and the friendliest employees in the world – Dollywood is an award-winning destination located in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains near Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
Dollywood is organized into 10 themed areas. The Showstreet, Rivertown Junction, Craftsmen’s Valley, Village, Country Fair, Timber Canyon, and Jukebox Junction areas reflect the historical eras and culture of east Tennessee while the Owens Farm and Adventures in Imagination areas explore Dolly Parton’s life and imagination.
The beautiful River Terrace Resort & Convention Center is conveniently located in downtown Gatlinburg right next door to Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies. Offering more than 200 spacious hotel rooms, the resort features majestic views of the Great Smoky Mountains and the adjacent Little Pigeon River. Guests also enjoy easy access to Gatlinburg’s wide range of family attractions, specialty stores, arts & crafts shops, cafes, art galleries and more. Simply step outside and stroll down the beautiful Parkway.
Enjoy some of the best views of the surrounding Smoky Mountains! Guests enjoy private balconies overlooking the scenic Little Pigeon River and the exceptional Smoky Mountains. Our onsite restaurant, Drafts Sports Grill, offers a fun-filled atmosphere and an extensive menu featuring gourmet burgers, sandwiches, salads and more as well as an extensive array of ice cold beers and other refreshments. Other amenities include two seasonal heated outdoor swimming pools.
• Gatlinburg trolley stop
• Picnic area
• Feed the ducks
• Next to Ripley’s Aquarium
• Drafts Sports Grill
• Duck Blind Lounge
• Two heated swimming pools (seasonal)
• Interior corridors
• Adjoining rooms
• Laundry facilities
• Complimentary high speed WiFi
• Motorcoach parking
• 24-Hour Front Desk & Security