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Dolly Parton Joins TikTok Bearing Special Holiday Gift

Published December 5, 2022 / Last Updated December 5, 2022

Dolly Launches Official TikTok Profile and Releases “Berry Pie,” a Sweet Soundtrack for Holiday Baking Endeavors

Just in time for the holidays, Dolly Parton arrives on TikTok to share her one-of-a-kind sparkle and “Dollyisms,” straight from the heart. With over 5 billion video views on the hashtag #Dolly, the massive community of Dolly fans on TikTok have been eagerly awaiting her arrival on the platform, and in true Dolly fashion, she makes a magically grand entrance with her beloved personality, unparalleled wit and legendary moments.

“Berry Pie” – Exclusively on TikTok

Filled to the brim with Southern hospitality, Dolly would never presume to join a party without bringing a gift. To celebrate the holiday season and her arrival on TikTok, Dolly has teamed up with SoundOn, TikTok’s music marketing and distribution platform, to officially release “Berry Pie” –available exclusively on TikTok for the first time for users to include in their creations. A sugary, down-home ditty that draws from traditional bluegrass styles, “Berry Pie” is the ideal soundtrack for holiday baking
adventures–successes or blunders! Whether you’re a professional patissier or attempting your first tart, “Berry Pie” is the sound For You.

“I like to cook and I love to bake, bread and cookies and pies and cakes” – Dolly in “Berry Pie”

TikTok’s community embraced Dolly and her peerless catalog even before her personal presence on the platform. #DollyTok is a subcommunity whose daily postings celebrate Dolly’s record-breaking music, award-winning movies and larger-than-life personality. Hashtags #Dolly, #DollyParton, and #Dollytok have 6.4 billion video views combined and counting. Creators turn to Dolly’s smash hit songs, including “9 to 5” (15K video creations) when they want to pour a cup of ambition, “Jolene” (28K video creations) or to “Islands In The Stream” (over 20K video creations), her chart-topping duet with the late, great Kenny Rogers, when celebrating or searching for their one and only. Dolly’s launch on TikTok follows her recent induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, along with the release of her Greatest Hits album, Diamonds & Rhinestones: The Greatest Hits Collection. Her NBC Special, Dolly Parton’s Mountain Magic Christmas, which aired Thursday, December 1st and garnered monumental ratings, will repeat December 21st and is streaming now on Peacock.

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Join Dolly on TikTok at @DollyParton and don’t forget to use “Berry Pie” in all of your baking videos!

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Watch Exclusive Interviews With the Cast of “Dolly Parton’s Mountain Magic Christmas”

Published November 30, 2022 / Last Updated November 30, 2022

“Dolly Parton’s Mountain Magic Christmas” exclusive interviews on Dolly’s Front Porch

Starring Dolly Parton, Tom Everett Scott, Angel Parker, Ana Gasteyer and choreographed by Emmy Award winner Kathryn Burns, “Dolly Parton’s Mountain Magic Christmas” is a modern-day movie musical about the making of a network television special and features 19 songs that capture the spirit of Christmas. Mary Lane Haskell, Bryan Batt, Brendan Bradley, John Newberg, Rachel Parton George, Cassie Parton Griffith, Rhoda Griffis, Liam Rauhoff and Steve Summers round out the stellar cast of the two-hour holiday special, which premieres Thursday, December 1, 2022, at 8 p.m. ET/PT on NBC and via streaming on Peacock.

In these one-on-one interviews from The Front Porch, the cast and crew talk with Executive Producer Sam Haskell about their experiences working on Dolly’s new holiday special, sharing special memories and behind-the-scenes stories.

Tom Everett Scott has fond memories of filming at Dollywood while enjoying the surrounding Great Smoky Mountains. Angel Parker shares how the movie’s incredible music moved her during filming, and Ana Gasteyer fondly recalls how she approached the role of her own real-life boss on camera. Choreographer Kathryn Burns remembers how fun it was to stage the “special-within-a-special,” and director Joe Lazarov is still in amazement of the star quality brought to the film, beginning on day one of filming with Willie Nelson and Dolly Parton.

Each person involved in the making of the holiday special has a wonderful story to tell about “Dolly Parton’s Mountain Magic Christmas,” and within these interviews, this loveable cast shares how they experienced their own bit of Dolly’s “Mountain Magic” while making the film.

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Dolly Parton to Cohost “Miley’s New Year’s Eve Party” on NBC

Published November 21, 2022 / Last Updated November 21, 2022

Tune in to “Miley’s New Year’s Eve Party” hosted by Miley Cyrus and Dolly Parton, airing Dec. 31 at 10:30 p.m. ET on NBC and streaming live on Peacock.

NBC will ring in the new year with the second iteration of “Miley’s New Year’s Eve Party,” hosted by Miley Cyrus, who will be joined by co-host Dolly Parton.

The star-studded event, to be executive produced by “Saturday Night Live” creator and EP Lorne Michaels, will feature an A-list lineup of musical performances and special guests to be announced.

“Miley’s New Year’s Eve Party” will air live on NBC from Miami on Saturday, Dec. 31 from 10:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. ET and will also stream live on Peacock.

Miley’s New Year’s Eve Party

Last year’s “Miley’s New Year’s Eve Party” was the #1 most social entertainment special across all of TV in 2021 (excluding awards) and delivered NBC’s best NYE viewership in both the 18-49 and 18-34 demos since 2014.

“Miley’s New Year’s Eve Party” is executive produced by Lorne Michaels and Miley Cyrus. Jesse Ignjatovic and Evan Prager will executive produce for Den of Thieves. It’s also produced by Tish Cyrus’ Hopetown Entertainment, and directed by Joe DeMaio.

In order to create a more inclusive experience for blind and visually impaired viewers, NBCUniversal is proud to present the full NBC broadcast with live audio description on the Secondary Audio Program channel (SAP), provided by Descriptive Video Works. The broadcast will be available with additional audio narration, describing the rich visuals of the special.

Ring in the New Year with Dolly and Miley

Watch “Miley’s New Year’s Eve Party” cohosted by Dolly Parton, airing on NBC Dec. 31 beginning at 10:30 p.m. ET and streaming live on Peacock.

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Ring in the Holidays With All Things Dolly

Published November 17, 2022 / Last Updated November 17, 2022

Dolly Sends Warm Holiday Wishes and Celebrates the Spirit of the Season

The holiday season is here! From dazzling decorations and delicious home cooking, to time spent bonding with our closest friends and family, the holidays hold a special meaning for all of us.  Dolly wishes everyone an abundance of love and kindness during this season of giving and reminds us of the greatest gift of all.

“It really is the most wonderful time of the year,” Dolly shared. “It’s such a special time to get together with family and friends.
It’s also the season for giving and you know, the greatest gift we can give each other this Christmas… is love.”

Tune in to “Dolly Parton’s Mountain Magic Christmas,” Premiering December 1 at 8 PM ET/PT on NBC

Dolly Parton stars in “Dolly Parton’s Magic Mountain Christmas,” a new modern-day movie musical about the making of a network TV special. Featuring musical guests Jimmy Fallon, Willie Nelson, Billy Ray Cyrus, Jimmie Allen, Zach Williams and Miley Cyrus, the two-hour holiday special premieres Thursday, December 1, 2022, at 8 p.m. ET/PT On NBC.

Spectacular Christmas Entertainment

Dollywood welcomes guests for its annual Smoky Mountain Christmas festival, happening November 5 – January 1. This year’s event features several new lighting displays across its 160 acres, making spirits bright with over 6 million gleaming holiday lights, award-winning stage productions and Christmas culinary masterpieces. Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas is an unforgettable experience that is sure to become a family tradition!

Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas
Christmas at Dolly Parton's Stampede in Pigeon Forge

Dolly’s Stampede, in both Pigeon Forge and Branson, welcomes families to celebrate the spirit of the season with an amazing Christmas spectacular. This riveting show is filled with festive horse-riding stunts, stirring holiday music, a beautiful live nativity and a four-course holiday feast. Visitors to the Pigeon Forge and Myrtle Beach areas can celebrate the holiday season with a swashbuckling experience, where families will create lasting memories with the Fun, Feast & Adventure of Pirates Voyage Dinner & Show!

Imagination Library Inspires a Spirit of Giving

Dolly was awarded the Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy during an awards ceremony held on October 13, 2022, in recognition of her many philanthropic efforts – perhaps most notably, for strengthening childhood education through the distribution of free books worldwide by her Imagination Library.

Dolly’s Imagination Library program continues to expand to new areas, and most recently it was announced that Senate Bill 1183 — bipartisan legislation in partnership with The Dollywood Foundation to establish the Imagination Library of California Statewide Program — has been signed by Governor Gavin Newsom, paving the way for the program to launch statewide in California mid-2023.

“A Holly Dolly Christmas” Ultimate Deluxe Edition Now Available!

Just in time for the holidays, an expanded version of Dolly’s 2020 #1-selling holiday album is now available with eight additional tracks, including rarities making their CD, vinyl and digital debuts.

“Diamonds & Rhinestones: The Greatest Hits Collection” Available Nov. 18th

Dolly is set for a November 18 release of “Diamonds & Rhinestones: The Greatest Hits Collection,” a career-spanning retrospective showcasing 23 essential recordings from 1971-2020. A cross-label anthology, “Diamonds & Rhinestones: The Greatest Hits Collection” brings together, for the first time on one album, recordings originally released on Dolly Records, RCA Victor and Columbia Records, as well as the Butterfly Records digital single, “When Life Is Good Again,” written and recorded in 2020 as Dolly’s musical message of hope to fans as the pandemic rolled in.

Doggy Parton Holiday Collection Now Available!

Dolly’s pet product line, Doggy Parton, has a new holiday collection of dog apparel, accessories, toys and more that are sure to get tails waggin’! A portion of every purchase benefits Willa B. Farms Animal Rescue, a rescue that provides a loving home to displaced animals of all kinds.

Celebrate the Spirit of the Season

The holiday season is a wonderful time of year! No matter where you spend the holidays, you can sense a spirit of joy, hope and love in the air that brings out the best in all of us. As Christmastime arrives, take time to reflect on the true reason for the season and appreciate all of the things that make the holidays so special—faith, family, friends and love.

“Christmas Is”

Christmas is a time for caring
Bein’ at your best
Christmas is a time for sharing
Knowin’ you’ve been blessed
Christmas is a time for givin’
Love is made of this
That’s what Christmas is

Merry Christmas!

Dolly Parton

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A Christmas to Remember at Dolly Parton’s Stampede

Published November 15, 2022 / Last Updated November 16, 2022

Get Into the Holiday Spirit at the World’s Most Visited Dinner Attraction

Are you ready to celebrate the Christmas season? Plan a visit to Dolly Parton’s Stampede! This dinner attraction is a family tradition like no other and is the perfect place to get into the holiday spirit with your loved ones. With locations in both Branson, MO and Pigeon Forge, TN, you have double the chances to enjoy this Christmas extravaganza! We’re giving you all the reasons why you should have a Christmas to remember at Dolly Parton’s Stampede below:

1. Grand Performances

During November and December, visitors can expect grand performances themed for Christmas at Dolly Parton’s Stampede. Watch as the spirit of the season comes to life in the 35,000 square foot arena! Snow falls softly as the Stampede is transformed into a holiday wonderland, complete with twinkling lights, evergreens, poinsettias, old-fashioned holiday costumes, and familiar holiday music. The live nativity scene is a favorite among visitors, as three kings ride atop camels on their way to Bethlehem. Of course, there are some fun and games too! Not only will the amazing holiday show warm your heart, it will also make you laugh. Watch as the show takes a playful turn as the elves from the North Pole and the South Pole compete in some friendly competitions.

2. Holiday Feast

It wouldn’t be a Christmas to remember without a delicious holiday feast! As you watch the Christmas performance unfold, your family will enjoy a delicious, four-course family feast. The dinner includes the Stampede’s original creamy vegetable soup, a homemade buttery biscuit, a whole rotisserie chicken, hickory-smoked barbecue pork loin, corn on the cob, herb-basted potato, and the Stampede’s own specialty holiday dessert. You’ll also get unlimited Coca-Cola products, tea, or coffee. Vegetarian and gluten-free meals are available upon request.

3. Memories With Loved Ones

One of the best parts about the holiday season is getting to create memories with your loved ones, and there is no better place to do it than Dolly Parton’s Stampede! From the beautiful decorations and classic holiday music to the inspiring live nativity and Santa Claus himself, the Christmas magic is all around Dolly Parton’s Stampede. The show is perfect for all ages, so it’s an experience all family members can enjoy and share together! There’s no better way to get into the holiday spirit than with your loved ones by your side at this popular dinner attraction. Plus, the souvenir picture you’ll take together before the show begins makes for the perfect Christmas card photo!

Spend Christmas at Dolly Parton’s Stampede

Are you ready to have a Christmas to remember at Dolly Parton’s Stampede? Visit dpstampede.com to learn more and get your tickets!

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