Dolly Parton's Stampede in Pigeon Forge

3 Types of Pigeon Forge Shows at Dolly Parton’s Stampede

Dolly Parton’s Stampede offers one of the best values in the Smokies! Our dinner attraction provides a full evening of entertainment for everyone who visits. Whether you’re joining us during our regular season or during the holidays, you’re guaranteed a great time. You can even enjoy two shows for the price of one! To help you learn more about the different things you can experience at our dinner attraction, we’ve created a helpful guide. Take a look at these 3 types of Pigeon Forge shows at Dolly Parton’s Stampede:

1. Our Pre-Show

Pigeon Forge Pre-Show Entertainment

The pre-show at Dolly Parton’s Stampede is the perfect way to kick off the night! Beginning an hour and fifteen minutes before the show, you can listen to an incredible live music performance. Sounds of bluegrass and country music echo throughout the Saloon as it’s performed live for our guests. While you’re there, grab some popcorn and a refreshing drink in a souvenir boot mug! The pre-show is included in your main ticket price, which means you get to enjoy two shows for the price of one. Once you experience all the excitement in the Saloon, you’ll be more than ready for our main event!

2. Our Regular Show

If you visit Dolly Parton’s Stampede during our regular season, you get to see one of the top Pigeon Forge shows! Our world-class dinner attraction takes guests on a high-spirited adventure that’s unlike anything else in the Smokies. Tighten up your bootstraps and get ready for an action-packed show in our arena! You’ll be amazed as 32 beautiful horses and a cast of trick riders take the arena by storm and show off their skills through unbelievable stunts. Watch horses leap through a ring of fire, talented cast members perform breathtaking aerial stunts, and so much more. Our patriotic grand finale is a crowd-favorite act, as both sides come together to celebrate America wearing colorful costumes and accompanied by flying doves of peace. While you watch, you’ll be able to dig right into a four-course feast that begins with our signature creamy vegetable soup and ends with a specialty dessert. Our regular show is a memorable experience for guests of all ages, from kids to seniors. You don’t want to miss the chance to see it!

3. Our Christmas Show

Mary and Joseph during live nativity scene

If you’ve already seen our regular show and are looking for exciting things to do for your holiday vacation, make plans to visit our Christmas show! During the Christmas season, the Stampede transforms into a winter fantasy land, complete with snow falling softly, twinkling lights, evergreens, and familiar holiday music. Like our regular show, you’ll witness thrilling horse riding stunts from our 32 magnificent horses! This time, our performers will take you on a nostalgic holiday adventure featuring Christmas music, holiday costumes, Santa Claus, and a live nativity. While you watch, enjoy a festive, four-course feast with a tender whole rotisserie chicken, hickory-smoked pulled pork, and more.

Visit Our Pigeon Forge Shows

It’s never too soon to start planning your trip to enjoy our Pigeon Forge shows! Whether you’re visiting soon or planning ahead for a holiday vacation, you can get your tickets online ahead of time. And remember, whichever main show you choose to visit, you’ll get to experience our pre-show entertainment as well! Take a look at our Pigeon Forge show schedule, and get your tickets today.