Everything You Need to Know About the Barbeque and Bluegrass Festival at Dollywood
Memorial Day weekend is quickly approaching, symbolizing the unofficial start of the summer season in Pigeon Forge! Celebrate the beginning of summer by joining the fun at Dollywood’s Barbeque and Bluegrass Festival, a fantastic event featuring the top names in bluegrass entertainment and the best barbeque in the South! Here is everything you need to know about the Barbeque and Bluegrass Festival at Dollywood:
What to Expect
Dollywood’s Barbeque and Bluegrass Festival features a tempting selection of the park’s food delicacies and fantastic live entertainment! Guests can enjoy Southern barbeque favorites such as chicken breast quarters, smoked sausage, and pulled pork along with traditional sides such as potato salad, baked beans, and corn. After getting your fill of a delicious barbeque meal, get ready to stomp your feet to some of the top bluegrass performers around including Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver, Rhonda Vincent and The Rage, The Gibson Brothers, and Blue Highway!
The Barbeque and Bluegrass Festival is held at the Dollywood theme park, which is situated at 2700 Dollywood Parks Boulevard in Pigeon Forge, TN. Dollywood is only a short drive from Auntie Belham’s Cabin Rentals and can be accessed just two miles off the Parkway in Pigeon Forge. For guests who would rather take the Dollywood Trolley to the park, plenty of parking is available at the Old Mill trolley station in front of Patriot Park.
Dates and Times
The Barbeque and Bluegrass Festival takes place from May 25 to June 10, 2018, at various times and venues throughout Dollywood. Be sure to check Dollywood’s official operating schedule to determine the park’s operating hours, then pick up a daily Entertainment Schedule when you arrive at the park. This schedule will have specific information regarding the performance showtimes and venues. Dollywood’s award-winning barbeque will be available in the park’s Market Square throughout the event!
The great news is that all of the performances at the Barbeque and Bluegrass Festival at Dollywood are included with your park admission! Dollywood offers a variety of ticket prices where you can attend the festival for one day, buy a multi-day ticket, or even purchase a season pass to the park! From thrilling roller coasters, drenching water rides, tempting food selections, and toe-tapping shows, there is something for everyone in the family at the famous Pigeon Forge theme park!
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Where to Stay
If you are looking for the best cabins in town that are close to Dollywood, look no further than Auntie Belham’s Cabin Rentals! From scenic views to great amenities, our Pigeon Forge cabins have everything you need for a perfect vacation to the Great Smoky Mountains. After spending a day at Dollywood, you can look forward to returning to your cabin to relax on your private deck, soothe your muscles in a bubbling hot tub, and enjoy a game of billiards in the game room. Our cabins also feature full kitchens where you can easily prepare a quick breakfast before heading out to Dollywood for the day.
Check out all of our Pigeon Forge cabin rentals today to plan your trip to the Barbeque and Bluegrass Festival at Dollywood! We look forward to seeing you soon at Auntie Belham’s Cabin Rentals!