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Thanks to Mayfield, the latest Dollywood roller coaster, Lightning Rod, is being recognized with its very own ice cream flavor!
The Lightning Rod Mayfield ice cream flavor is a combination of chocolate ice cream swirled with fudge and chocolate sandwich cookie pieces. The art on the carton packaging shows the coaster and will definitely stand out on the shelves of ice cream flavors.
If you love Dollywood, you can purchase the Lightning Rod Smoky Mountain Fudge ice cream at Food City, Ingles, Weigel’s, Kroger, Publix and WalMart in Tennessee, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia.
The new Dollywood roller coaster is open beginning with the 2016 Dollywood season. To learn more about the Lightning Rod coaster, click here.
FireChaser Express Mayfield Ice Cream Flavor
Mayfield also created a special ice cream flavor for the launch of the FireChaser Express roller coaster in 2014.
The FireChaser Express Mayfield ice cream flavor was Crunchy Caramel Pretzel, specially packaged in a colorful carton.
To learn more about the FireChaser Express, click here.
Dippin’ Dots Ice Cream Flavor for FireChaser Express
New ice cream flavors are a great way to celebrate the launch of a new Dollywood roller coaster! When FireChaser Express launched as the nation’s first dual-launch roller coaster, Dippin’ Dots released the FireChaser Cherrybomb Ice flavor – a sour cherry and fruit flavor with popping candy.
We haven’t heard any news about whether or not Dippin’ Dots plans to create a flavor for the new Lightning Rod coaster.
Take a Virtual Ride on the Lightning Rod Dollywood Roller Coaster
On this 3D Virtual Reality video, you can control your ride experience. When you start the video, the coaster ride will begin and you can use your device (your cell phone or your desktop mouse) to drag around the screen to see around the coaster. It’s fun! Give it a try below:
What Do You Think? Tell Us in the Comments!
Are you going to visit Pigeon Forge for a ride on the new Dollywood roller coaster? Are you going to try to pick up a carton or two of the Lightning Rod Smoky Mountain Fudge ice cream? Tell us below!