Dolly Parton’s Stampede is one of the top-rated dinner attractions in Pigeon Forge — and for good reason! If you’ve never had the chance to see our show, it’s a must-visit on your trip to the Smokies. We want to help guarantee you have a great time when you do visit, which is why we’ve come up with some helpful tips when visiting our show! Here are 5 things to know before you visit Dolly Parton’s Stampede in Pigeon Forge:

1. Be Sure You Come Hungry

Four course feast at Dolly Parton's StampedeOne of the best parts about our show is the delicious four-course meal you get to enjoy while you watch. That’s why you’ll want to make sure you bring your appetite when you come to Dolly Parton’s Stampede. Avoid eating beforehand to make sure you have room for everything on your plate — from our creamy vegetable soup to our signature dessert. And another helpful tip for when you come to our show: Don’t be afraid to get your hands dirty. Visitors are encouraged to eat their meals with their hands! We also have meals for all dietary needs and preferences. Let us know in advance if you need vegetarian, vegan, dairy-free, or gluten-free meals.

You can view our full dinner menu here.

2. Get Your Tickets Online

One thing we recommend doing before arriving at our dinner show in Pigeon Forge is getting your tickets online. Having your tickets ahead of time not only helps you save time once you arrive, but it allows you to choose where you’re seated. You can arrive, pick up your tickets, and head to your seats!

3. Be Ready for an Action-Packed Show

Dolly Parton's StampedePrepare yourself for an evening filled with non-stop action and family fun! There is never a dull moment throughout our show. You’ll be amazed as our 32 magnificent horses and talented cast of trick riders perform thrilling stunts! Plus, there are incredible special effects, musical productions, comedic fun, and more. If you arrive early, you can see the Horse Walk and meet the four-legged stars of the show in their stalls!

4. Free Parking

Parking isn’t an issue when you visit our attraction. We want visitors to have easy access to Dolly Parton’s Stampede. That’s why we have our own parking lot that’s completely free for guests to use. If you don’t want to drive, you can take the Pigeon Forge Trolley! The trolley stops right at our dinner theater, making it easy for everyone to get to.

5. Don’t Forget the Gift Shop

Dolly Parton's Stampede in Pigeon ForgeDon’t forget to bring some spending money and make a stop at our gift shop before or after the show! Our gift shop is home to a variety of items that will make the perfect souvenirs. T-shirts, stuffed animals, mugs — the list goes on! Kids will love taking home a stuffed horse that looks just like the ones they’ll see on stage. You’ll also get your picture taken with your group when you arrive that you can purchase, which makes for the perfect souvenir all in itself!

Now that you know everything you need to know before you visit Dolly Parton’s Stampede, the only thing left to do is to start planning your trip. Take a look at our show schedule and buy your tickets today!

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