As part of Dollywood’s 30th Anniversary season, they’re bringing back the Showcase of Stars! For the first time since 2003, some of the biggest names in entertainment will hit the stage at Dollywood’s Celebrity Theatre!
Dolly Parton herself will be kicking off the Showcase of Stars’ Dollywood concert series. She will have four performances on August 8-9, 2015 to mark the beginning of the series. There will be a 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. The concert event is titled Pure and Simple and will include some of Dolly’s classic songs as well as some of her newest releases.
Take a look at one of Dolly’s most recent songs, Home, from her Blue Smoke album:
The concert series will take place through August and September, so there will be plenty of entertainers taking part in this concert series.
Dollywood hasn’t announced who each of the performers will be, but they have plans to slowly introduce them. Other than Dolly Parton, we know Kenny Rogers will be performing as well.
Buying Tickets to Dollywood Showcase of Stars Concert Series
Pre-sale tickets are available to Dollywood and Super passholders only. Ticket prices vary depending on the concert. Admission to the park is required.
Be sure to check back here for updated concert information. We will make the announcements as soon as we receive details on each specific performance!
- Dolly Parton: August 8, 2015: 3 p.m., 7 p.m.
- Dolly Parton: August 9, 2015: 3 p.m., 7 p.m.
- The Band Perry: September 19, 2015
- Kenny Rogers: September 27, 2015
*All concerts take place at The Celebrity Theater inside the Dollywood theme park.
While you’re waiting on tickets to go on sale, go ahead and check out the seating chart for the concerts and decide exactly where you’d like to see the show. Then, when tickets go on sale, you’ll know exactly what you’re looking to purchase!
About Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library
Ticket sales benefit Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library. They are hoping to make $1 million throughout the course of the concert series. Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library was originally created to benefit the children in East Tennessee where she grew up. Imagination Library sends children high quality, age-appropriate books to children through the mail, to help foster the love of reading and imagination in children.
In 2000, Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library expanded to offer these free books to children across the United States and Canada (with any community willing to partner with her to support it locally). Each month, over 750,000 children, in 1,600 communities, receive a new book each month.
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