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Dixie Stampede Christmas in Pigeon Forge, TN

Dixie Stampede3849 ParkwayPigeon Forge, TN 37863
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Hosted at The Dixie Stampede arena, Dixie Stampede Christmas offers a fun family experience filled with holiday entertainment. Guests can enjoy a magical show, complete with twinkling lights, evergreens, old-fashioned holiday costumes, Christmas music favorites, elves and more. Plus, a festive four-course meal is served during the show, which includes a feast of delicious southern-style food.

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from Ashley, one of our Pigeon Forge Travel Experts
  • Toys segment featuring a flying Sugar Plum Fairy, larger than life toys, and a real horse mounted Toy Soldier all set to the music of the Nutcracker.
  • Creamy vegetable soup and cheddar biscuits.
  • Ring of fire trick-riding stunts.
  • Interactive audience participation competitions like chicken races and “horse” riding.
  • Innovative new lighting technology bringing the main arena backdrop to life and featuring a stunning tribute to the Great Smoky Mountains.
  • Dinner is meant to be eaten with your hands.
  • Silverware is not provided; bring your own if preferred.
  • Arrive up to an hour early for the pre-show and to guarantee good seats.
  • Children under the age of 3 are free only if they sit in a parent's lap and eat from their plate.
  • Leftovers from the four-course feast can be taken to-go.
  • Vegetarian meals available upon request.
  • Bring cash to tip waiters and purchase souvenir photo.


from Dixie Stampede Christmas
Celebrate the season with the Dixie Stampede!

During the Toys segment, toys come to life before your eyes featuring a flying Sugar Plum Fairy, Larger than life Toys, and a real horse mounted Toy Soldier all set to the music of the Nutcracker, it's a must see!

Everyone who experiences Christmas at Dixie falls in love with fun and excitement of the grand performances during our spectacular extravaganza!

Nothing compares to the way we bring the holiday season to life. It will truly warm your heart and touch your soul. From the romance of softly falling snow to the breathtaking live nativity scene, the Dixie Stampede is magically transformed into a holiday fantasy with twinkling lights, evergreens, poinsettias, old-fashioned holiday costumes and familiar holiday music.

At the Dixie Stampede, the spirit of the season will appear before your very eyes. Our live nativity scene is both dramatic and spectacular. The true meaning of Christmas comes alive as three kings riding atop camels on their way to Bethlehem. The beauty of angels from above will amaze you. The beauty of the songs will inspire you.

But no show is complete without fun and games! The holiday festivities get playful as Elves from the North Pole and South Pole will compete in a friendly rivalry while serving up a festive four-course feast! At the Dixie Stampede, cheering for your favorite Elves is all part of the excitement since the audience is always part of the show! Be ready to stomp your feet and get loud! That’s all part of the thrill!

Reserve Pigeon Forge Customer Reviews

104 Reviews
Scott & Amanda Beckley
Bucyrus, OH
2 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"Family Tradition"
February, 2016
My wife and I come to Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge for our anniversary every year in Nov. our tradition is to go to the Dixie Stampede every Thanksgiving night. The chicken is to die for.
Tip: Definitely come early so you can see the pre show

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Jamie Mitchell
Cordova, TN
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Fall fun in Pigeon Forge"
February, 2016
It has been a few years since we have been to see the Dixie Stampede Christmas and once again it did not disappoint. Food was awesome and show had some of the best talent around. I would definitely recommend.
Tip: Get ready to laugh, sing and have fun.

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Reserve Pigeon Forge Customer
swannanoa, NC
1 Review
December, 2015
Tip: b hungry, watch the talent GOD blessed to the performers.......

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Kathy Porter
1 Review
"Dissapointed in show"
November, 2015
We were in R2 at edge, couldn't see much ! The angel was beautiful if we could have seen her we only saw the back side. Couldn't see much of the decorations on top, just a rock. Would we go back ? Probably not price to much for what we saw. My 4 year granddaughter wanted to leave the first 20 mins. of the show. Maybe it would be better if we could have gotten a seat in the middle so she could see. We really looked forward to taking her to the Christmas Show ! Four Adults , Two Children, so sad we couldn't see anything nothing but back side of things ! Would I recommend this show ? NO !!! Sorry Dolly !!!
Tip: Watch where YOU set !

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michelle leitheiser
aberdeen, NC
4 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"amazing experience"
September, 2015
This is an amazing show, sure to get you in the spirit of christmas

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Bobby Anderson
Spring Hill, TN
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Grand kids Christmas Present"
March, 2015
Excellent show, grandkids and the rest of the family loved it.
Tip: Come hungry because there is a lot of food.

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Margaret Hudgins
Newell, AL
2 Reviews
Verified Traveler
"anniversary trip"
February, 2015
Had lots of fun,the lights were very pretty.

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Sandra Brewer
Tuscaloosa , AL
1 Review
Verified Traveler
"Holly Jolly Christmas"
February, 2015
Most children adore their grandmothers but my twin sons, now 28, were especially fond of my mother because she helped me raise them. I was divorced from their father when they were very young. Being a single parent; working full time with the full responsibility of caring for twins, having my mom around to fill in when I needed her made her my special angel. She was the only help I had. So when she died this past September, our family felt such a great loss. We struggled through Thanksgiving without her. One of my son's draped my mother's apron on a chair at the dinner table! Needless to say, it was difficult to enjoy that meal. So, I decided what we needed for Christmas was a change of venue. I decided to renew some pleasant childhood memories. My sons had seen the Dixie Stampede show when visiting Gatlinburg when they were teens and loved it! I decided to try and make it happen again. I got online and within minutes, we were set thanks to the efficiency of the site. I called the boys with the news that we had tickets and they were thrilled! We spent 3 days in Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge and for a little while, the pain of losing my mom wasn't so overwhelming. My mother loved Christmas. I know she would have wanted me to do something to make her grandsons happy. I did my best! We were together as a family and we had a holly jolly Christmas.
Tip: Take a healthy appetite to the show. If you eat before you go, you'll miss out on enjoying some really tasty food. Don't worry that you have no utensils, that's part of the fun!!

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TripAdvisor Reviews
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Fraser B
"Brilliant start to finish "
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed October 19, 2016 NEW
After spending the day at Dollywood we visited The Dixie Stampede for our dinner. We had pre booked ticket through our hotel. It timed perfectly for finishing at Dollywood and heading straight to the show. The pre show provide a good bit of music entertainment before the being seated for our meal/show. The stunts performed were excellent and it was fun getting stuck in to some food while the show went on. Show was brilliant and food was good. Highly recommend but book in advance.
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Waterloo, Canada
"Great show"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed October 19, 2016 NEW
This show is well worth the money. Great entertainment and a delecious meal. The staff are friendly and work hard to get them meal served.
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Columbus, OH
"Lots of Good Fun!!! "
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed October 19, 2016 NEW
We went to a late showing of Dixie Stampede as a family of 10....me, hubby, 3 daughters, grandparents, aunt and cousins...ages 6 to 76. The show was so much fun!!! It entertained all of us! Food was average to above average depending on who you ask, but there is no silverware you must use your hands. The serve was nice as well.
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Susan O
Knoxville, Tennessee
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed October 19, 2016 NEW
If your visiting Pigeon Forge, this is the Number 1 Dinner Show on the entire strip Great entertainment for all ages. Great equestrian show , while being served corn soup, a full Rotisserie Cornish hen, seasoned potatoe slice, slice of barbeque pork, hot apple turnover and all the refreshments you would like. You will need a doggy bag! Have fun it's a real treat!
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Peter S
Sherman, Connecticut
"great show"
TripAdvisor user rating 5 out of 5
Reviewed October 19, 2016 NEW
great show and a lot of tasty food. The service was excellent . the pre show was a very good band.I would recommend getting a reservation , they fill up fast
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Frequently Asked Questions about Dixie Stampede Christmas

I am bringing children under the age of 3 to the show. Do I need to purchase tickets for them?
Children under the age of 3 are only admitted to the show free of charge if they sit in a parent or guardian’s lap and eat from their plate during the dinner portion of the show. If you would like your child to receive a meal, a children’s show admission price will be charged.

When should I arrive to the show?
The pre-show, The Dixie Belle Saloon Opening Act, begins approximately 50 minutes before the show. To get great seats and watch the pre-show opening act, it is recommended that guests arrive an hour prior to showtime.

What does my ticket price include?
All ticket prices include admission to the main event, the Dixie Belle Saloon pre-show, a four-course meal, and a full scale arena spectacular.

I have a dietary restriction or food allergy. What should I do?
The Dixie Stampede can offer vegetarian meals upon request. If you have a food allergy or particular dietary restriction, please provide our facility ample advance notice so we may do our best to accommodate your needs.

Is the theater wheelchair accessible?
Yes. Our theater and facility are fully accessible for those with mobility or special needs. If you or a member of your party have special needs or are in need of accommodations, please let us know upon placing your reservation and we will be glad to accommodate you and your party.

Are animals involved in the performance?
Yes. The Dixie Stampede Christmas show does involve live animals throughout the performance. If you or any individual in your party has allergies or medical conditions, it is advised that you take all necessary precautions prior to entering the facility.

In addition, pyrotechnics and loud, dramatic sounds are in effect during the show. Those with medical conditions that will be affected by this should take the proper precautions before and during the show.

Where is the theater located?
Dixie Stampede is located at 3849 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863.

Is gratuity for the waiters included in the ticket price?
No. Gratuity is not included, but greatly appreciated.