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You haven’t seen the last of Dolly Parton Christmas specials! NBC recently announced a brand new Christmas musical coming this holiday season. “Dolly Parton’s Mountain Magic Christmas” is a unique musical about the making of a TV special at the world-class theme park, Dollywood. We’ve gathered all the details we know about the new Dolly Parton Christmas special so far!

We often hear the question, "Where is Dolly Parton from?" and while the short and most common answer is Sevierville, we're here to explain it more in detail! Long before she was a country music legend, Dolly Parton was growing up in a small, 1-bedroom log cabin in Sevierville, TN. She and her family members didn’t have much, but they didn’t need much other than each other. Dolly’s Smoky Mountain home holds a special place in her heart, so special that she has a replica of the home in Dollywood for visitors to see! Visit My Smokies has all the info on Dolly Parton’s childhood home and how you can take a look inside:

Dolly Parton and her theme parks are known for doing their part to give back to the Smoky Mountain community. Now, the company is going to extend the helping hand to its employees. It was announced by Dollywood Parks and Resorts that it will cover 100 percent of fees for any employee who chooses to further their educational career. Here are all the details of the Grow U campaign and how it will change the lives of many people:

Dolly Parton is known for giving back to her local community, as well as the global community. She has launched several different kinds of charities, but one that is probably the dearest to her heart is the Imagination Library. This was one of the first charities Dolly started, and it has grown exponentially over the years. Keep reading to learn all about Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library:

The Smokies aren’t only home to gorgeous mountains, rivers, and valleys, but they’re also home to country music superstar, Dolly Parton! The queen of Appalachia herself grew up in a tiny, 1-bedroom log cabin in Sevierville with her parents and 12 siblings. After leaving her mark on Sevierville forever, Dolly lovers from all over visit the Smokies every year to enjoy some of Dolly’s most popular attractions. Here are 5 things to do in the Smokies if you love Dolly Parton:

Last year, Dolly Parton and Jeni’s, an artisan ice cream shop based in Ohio, partnered together to create a special flavor that benefitted her charity, The Imagination Library. This collaboration did so well, they're bringing it back again this year! But ice cream isn't the only thing you can expect from Dolly and Jeni's! Keep reading to find out more about the ice cream, Dolly's new book, and an exclusive song you could get access to:

Dolly Parton turns 75 today! This woman is a legend in Sevier County, as well as the rest of the world. To celebrate the icon, we have put together some facts about Dolly Parton. You may know a lot about her, but here are some things you may not know! Here are the top 7 facts about Dolly Parton to celebrate her birthday:

This year, celebrate your favorite season with your favorite Smoky Mountain hometown hero! Dolly Parton has so many ways for you to get in the holiday spirit. From Thanksgiving parade performances to Christmas music and movies, Dolly Parton fans are all set for a Dolly-filled holiday season! Learn about all the ways you can celebrate the holidays with Dolly Parton below:

Our favorite Smoky Mountain hometown hero was named one of USA Today’s “Women of the Century”! To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, USA Today made a list of 100 women who’ve made an impact on our lives throughout the past 100 years, and (unsurprisingly) Dolly Parton made the list. Dolly has had such a big impact on our lives and the beautiful Smoky Mountain area, and we’re glad she’s been recognized as one of the most prominent women over the last century! Learn more about her feature in USA Today: