2022 Guide to Dollywood Military Discounts

Dollywood, one of the most popular theme parks in the United States is located right in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. This destination, named for megastar celebrity Dolly Parton, is nestled in the gorgeous foothills of Great Smoky Mountains National Park, about an hour outside of Knoxville, TN.

More than three million visitors enjoy everything Dollywood has to offer each year including an amazing theme park, the best roller coasters in the United States, delicious food, scheduled festivals, and entertainment throughout the entire year.  You have to make plans to visit this hot spot and bring your family. If you are an active member of the United States military or a veteran, you get special Dollywood ticket discounts!

Dollywood recognizes and celebrates the importance of United States military men and women and is happy to offer 30 percent discounted tickets to military families. This discount is generously extended to spouses and dependents of both active and retired military and disabled veterans. This is Dollywood’s way to honor and recognize those important men and women serving our country. Dollywood encourages everyone who visits to have a great time!

You are encouraged to order your tickets in advance because the park fills up fast and if you arrive at the door, the park may be at capacity for that day. Both one-day admission tickets and season passes are available to purchase. So, how do you get your special 30 percent discount? Simply visit the Dollywood website and your military identification cards will be verified online using ID.me.

Get a Veterans Discounted Season Pass To Enjoy Everything Dollywood has to Offer And Then Some

Discounted Daily Tickets or Season Passes Are Available For Military Families

Dollywood offers veterans and military personnel different options to meet you and your family’s vacation schedules. There is a one-day theme park ticket, a two-day ticket, or a three-day ticket. There are also season passes, so you can return time and time again. A season pass is the best bang for your buck because you can spread the cost of the pass over six months…it’s like a convenient Dollywood payment plan.

A special Season Pass is the best way to experience everything Dollywood has to offer, especially if you plan to attend the theme park more than once a year.

Verify Your Military Status In Person At The Park

As soon as your military status is qualified, purchase your season passes at any ticket window at Dollywood or Dollywood’s Splash Country, where a host will verify your status and you’ll be off to enjoy a fun, entertaining experience.

Verify Your Military Status Online In Advance

This is the best way to make sure you will receive military discounts at Dollywood. You can both purchase your tickets using the ID.me verification system. When verified you will receive a confirmation email that you can show a host onsite at the ticket window. You will receive a physical pass to use to enter the park.

Dollywood Silver Season Pass
A Dollywood Silver Season Pass allows you access to the entire park for the whole year. This is the lowest-priced Season Pass available.

Dollywood Gold Season Pass
A Dollywood Gold Season Pass allows unlimited visits to the Dollywood theme park, access to all new Golden Hours and Events, free parking, and awesome discounts on food and merchandise. With this pass, you will have to pay extra for access to the Dollywood Splash Park.

Dollywood Diamond Season Pass
This is for you if you plan on enjoying the park multiple times and for families who love water parks. A Dollywood Diamond Season Pass allows you unlimited visits to Dollywood theme park and Dollywoods’ Splash Country water park, access to all new Golden Hours and Events, free parking, and the best discounts on food and merchandise throughout the property.

Dollywood Offers Discounts on Lodging and Places to Stay

Dollywood Dream More Resort and Spa:
This beautiful venue is the perfect spot to stay while you are enjoying everything your Dollywood vacation has to offer. Enjoy a relaxing spa, gracious room accommodations, and amazing restaurants. All you need to do is call the toll-free number, make your reservations and, upon arrival, show your military id card when you check-in. Make the reservations in the military member’s name.

Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Cabins:
Stay in a rustic cabin tucked right in the Smoky Mountains during your Dollywood vacation. Enjoy lovely amenities, including stunning mountain views, outdoor hot tubs, game rooms, state-of-the-art electronics, and more. Simply call the toll-free number, make your reservations, and, upon arrival, show your military id card. Please make the reservations in the military member’s name.

Exciting and fun things are scheduled throughout the entire year, including award-winning festivals.

Flower Food Festival

The extremely popular family-friendly Flower Food Festival is held from April 22 to June 5, 2022. This well-done event is a fabulous feast for your senses. Enjoy larger-than-life blooming sculptures created with flowers and foliage, taste deliciously fresh foods, dance under a picturesque Umbrella Sky, and enjoy a variety of exciting live theatre and musical entertainment.

Smoky Mountain Summer Celebration

This summer celebration sizzles with activity between June 19 to August 7, 2022. There are extended theme park hours, exhilarating firework shows, and a family-friendly Gazillion Bubble Show.

Harvest Festival

Fall for everything fall during the extremely colorful Harvest Festival held September 23 to October 29. Voted  America’s top Fall Family event  USA Today Readers, enjoy pumpkin carvings, brilliant fall displays, and awesome family fun and entertainment.

Smoky Mountain Christmas

Kick-off your holiday spirit as Dollywood transforms into a Christmas village like no other between November 5 and January 1. The skies dance with the glimmer of more than five million twinkling lights, award-winning shows fill the air with Christmas cheer, and family memories are made beneath firework-lit skies. Ring in the New Year right in the heart of the Smoky Mountains.

You won’t want to miss one moment!