Dollywood's new Parade of Many Colors will take place nightly beginning at 8 p.m. during the Smoky Mountain Christmas festival from November 5 - January 1. Dollywood states that the new parade will feature "vibrant floats, interactive characters and a number of other surprises sure to inspire guests with its heart-warming message." Dollywood has invested $2.5 million into this new parade to ensure that it will be an incredible addition to the popular Christmas festival.
Great smokey mountains railroad--If you haven't done this, it's a Must DO. We did the Nantahala River Gorge trip which was 4 and 1/2 hr. trip that stops at the Nantahala Outdoor Center. We rented the whole caboose....it was a BLAST. I highly recommend it!!