PIGEON FORGE, PIGEON FORGE, Tenn: Dollywood’s thrilling 2019 season begins Festival of Nations, the event will run from March 16-April 14.
Festival of Nations features exhilarating new headline shows, Passport to Foods and special cooking demonstration. You will get the opportunities to see world-renowed Chef Pepin whip up his favourite dishes.
If you are a season pass holder then you can visit a special preview day event on March 15.
You can start your globetrotting adventure by enjoying the great new headline shows visiting this season.
Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba, this is a fusion dance and music company that combines Hispanic and Caribbean cultures in each performance. Considered to include some of the best artists of Cuba, the group has been united for more than 25 years and has performed in five continents, watch them performing in DP’s Celebrity Theater.
Regarded as the first interactive drum theater experience, Drumstick leaves families laughing and creating memories to remember for years to come. As you enter Showstreet Palace Theater, you will see drums placed in each seat throughout the venue. Play them together with the performance on stage to become part of the show.
You can also let your taste buds travel the world thanks to the new Passport to Food. The expanded international menu of this festival gives you options to enjoy savory and sweet delights from different Countries. A number of refreshing drinks and a wide range of international pastries and desserts are served at the venue.
Chef Pepin, a famous Cuban chef, will host several cooking demonstrations during the first weekend of the festival, while other chefs will share their secrets every weekend during the Festival of Nations. Currently, the cooking demonstrations are scheduled to take place every Saturday and Sunday at noon and at 2 p.m. in the Market Square area of Dollywood.
Dollywood’s 2019 Festival of Nations lineup also includes the following shows and acts:
Invaders Steel Orchestra, Location: The Valley Theater
Atahualpa – Hailing from Ecuador, Location: Showstreet Gazebo
De Temps Antan- Traveling from Quebec, Location: Back Porch Theater (Performing March 16- 24)
Les Grands Hurleurs, Location: Back Porch Theater (Performing March 27- April 14)
Dollywood’s Festival of Nations begins with the largest expansion in the park’s history, Wildwood Grove. It opens this spring to offer new and exciting experiences and attractions to explore.
Dollywood’s Festival of Nations event line-up
Dollywood’s Barbeque & Bluegrass (May 24 to June 2)
The summer celebration of the park (June 22 to August 4) features later hours opportunity to experience the wonder of Wildwood Grove at night.
Dollywood’s Harvest Festival presented by Humana(Sept. 27- Nov. 2)
Dollywood’s 2019 season concludes with Christmas Event, Dollywood’s Smokey Mountain Christmas presented by Humana, Nov. 9-Jan 2020.
Information Source & Photo courtesy: Dollywood