Santa Claus is coming to town! St. Nick and all of his friends will appear in the thrilling Dolly Parton’s Stampede Christmas Show throughout the months of November and December. Located minutes away from our Pigeon Forge hotel, this one of a kind dinner show is guaranteed to delight both the naughty and nice. Here are the top five reasons to see the show:
1. You’ll witness a winter wonderland.
The Dolly Parton’s Stampede arena is completely transformed for the holiday season. With lightly falling snow, twinkling lights, and evergreens, the holiday spirit is absolutely irresistible.
2. Classic Christmas songs.
At Dolly Parton’s Stampede you will hear some of your favorite Christmas tunes. Be sure to come 50 minutes early to the show, so you can visit the Saloon and hear great holiday music from the comedy bluegrass band Mountain Rukus. You won’t be able to keep yourself from tapping your toes and singing along to the songs you grew up with!
3. There is an amazing nativity scene.
The real meaning of Christmas will come to life with an incredible nativity scene. This magical moment includes three camel riding magis on their way to Bethlehem and beautiful angels descending from heaven.
4. The epic rivalry between elves from the North and South Poles.
Did you know that elves are expert horseback riders? At Dolly Parton’s Stampede, Santa’s helpers will compete with one another by performing incredible tricks while on horseback. Root on your favorite team of elves, and be prepared for anything, because you could be chosen to be part of the show!
5. A fabulous four-course feast.
This out of this world meal includes rotisserie chicken, hickory smoked barbecue pork, homemade biscuits, corn on the cob, creamy vegetable soup, herb-basted baked potato, and iced apple turnovers. Delicious vegetarian options are also available.
After enjoying the incredible Christmas show at Dolly Parton’s Stampede, you will be ready to retire to your room in our Pigeon Forge hotel. The Oak Tree Lodge is close to all of the best attractions, restaurants, and shops in the Smoky Mountains. Visit our amenities page to learn about everything our hotel has to offer!