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WE’RE HEADED TO PIGEON FORGE!

Join Derek Hartley and Romaine Patterson at our 3rd annual Great Smoky Weekend.

Our first event was a huge success and we can’t wait to get back! Catch us in Pigeon Forge from Friday, Sep 17, 2021 through Sunday, Sep 19, 2021 for three days of rollercoasters, live shows, dinner, drinks, and fun. Bring your friends & family and meet a bunch of fun LGBT people and straight allies from all over the country.

The fun starts on Friday for Romaine’s Golden Ticket holders at the dinner show and welcome reception. On Saturday, we’ll meet up for lunch at the Blue Ribbon Pavilion and spend the day in Dollywood. Saturday night is the DNR Hoe Down, a casual gathering for drinks and making new friends. Then come with us for brunch on Sunday, or make the day your own! There’s tons to do in Pigeon Forge & the Great Smoky Mountains.

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Ticket Bundles:

Derek’s Fun Pass ($69): Single day pass. Access to our two most popular events, including an all-you-can-eat BBQ lunch and Saturday night hoe down. Includes official GSW t-shirt. Add a discount park ticket and save. 

Great Smoky Pass ($129): Two day pass including all you can eat lunch, champagne brunch, and our Saturday night party. Includes official GSW t-shirt. Add a discount park ticket and save. 

Romaine’s Golden Ticket ($199): Three day pass. Get full access to all of our events, including the new Dinner & Show, two parties, champagne brunch and more! Includes official GSW t-shirt. Add a discount park ticket and save.  SOLD OUT

Pal Pass ($39): Single day pass. Perfect for extended friends and family. One day park ticket, t-shirt and all you can eat lunch. Upgrade to a 2 day park ticket for just $20 more. 

To Purchase tickets visit Shop.DNRStudios.com. For more information about this event visit the official website: GreatSmokyWeekend.com

Are you a season pass holder? Great! Look for our shirts and say “hey” — or pick up one of your own in our Merch shop.

Friday

September 17, 2021

Dollywood Theme Park hours: 10am to 6pm.

5:00pm: TBA Dinner and Show (Romaine’s Golden Ticket)

9:00pm: Great Smoky Weekend VIP Welcome Reception at our Host Hotel. (21 and over, strictly enforced, Romaine's Golden Ticket).


Saturday

September 18, 2021

Spend the day at the Dollywood Theme Park! Park Hours: 10am to 7pm.

11:30am: DNR Listener Meet Up. Love the Derek and Romaine show? Come by and meet Derek and Romaine in person inside the Dollywood Theme Park and say hello to other DNR listeners. Then ride the train! Boarding begins at 11:45, train departs at Noon! Location: Dollywood Express Train (look for the GSW shirts out front). (Free, requires Dollywood Theme Park entrance ticket)

1:00pm: DNR Jamboree. Take a break in the middle of your Dollywood day to grab some lunch at the DNR Jamboree. This private event will be a great opportunity to spend time with family and friends and meet new people. A delicious meal and great fun! Location: Blue Ribbon Pavilion. (included in all ticket options)

9:00pm: DNR Hoe Down at our Host Hotel. Grab your gingham and head to the DNR Hoe Down for drinks and dancing. Don your best country attire or come as you are for this fun and casual private party. This is event is 21 and over. ID required and strictly enforced. (Included in Romaine, Great Smoky and Derek passes)


Sunday

September 19, 2021

Make the day your own! Take a return trip to the Dollywood Theme Park (for 2 Day Park Ticket and Season Pass holders). Check out Oktoberfest in nearby Gatlinburg. Do some shopping at the Pigeon Forge Factory Outlet Mall. Zip down the Great Smoky Alpine Coaster. Explore the majesty of the Great Smoky Mountains or find other cool ideas here.

10:00am: DNR Sunday Brunch at our Host Hotel. Join Derek and Romaine at a lively brunch to close out your fun weekend in Sevier County. (Included in Romaine and Great Smoky passes only)

 

WE’RE HEADED TO PIGEON FORGE!

Join Derek Hartley and Romaine Patterson at our 3rd annual Great Smoky Weekend.

Our first event was a huge success and we can’t wait to get back! Catch us in Pigeon Forge from Friday, Sep 17, 2021 through Sunday, Sep 19, 2021 for three days of rollercoasters, live shows, dinner, drinks, and fun. Bring your friends & family and meet a bunch of fun LGBT people and straight allies from all over the country.

The fun starts on Friday for Romaine’s Golden Ticket holders at the dinner show and welcome reception. On Saturday, we’ll meet up for lunch at the Blue Ribbon Pavilion and spend the day in Dollywood. Saturday night is the DNR Hoe Down, a casual gathering for drinks and making new friends. Then come with us for brunch on Sunday, or make the day your own! There’s tons to do in Pigeon Forge & the Great Smoky Mountains.

Get Tickets


Ticket Bundles:

Derek’s Fun Pass ($69): Single day pass. Access to our two most popular events, including an all-you-can-eat BBQ lunch and Saturday night hoe down. Includes official GSW t-shirt. Add a discount park ticket and save. 

Great Smoky Pass ($129): Two day pass including all you can eat lunch, champagne brunch, and our Saturday night party. Includes official GSW t-shirt. Add a discount park ticket and save. 

Romaine’s Golden Ticket ($199): Three day pass. Get full access to all of our events, including the new Dinner & Show, two parties, champagne brunch and more! Includes official GSW t-shirt. Add a discount park ticket and save.  SOLD OUT

Pal Pass ($39): Single day pass. Perfect for extended friends and family. One day park ticket, t-shirt and all you can eat lunch. Upgrade to a 2 day park ticket for just $20 more. 

To Purchase tickets visit Shop.DNRStudios.com. For more information about this event visit the official website: GreatSmokyWeekend.com

Are you a season pass holder? Great! Look for our shirts and say “hey” — or pick up one of your own in our Merch shop.

WE’RE HEADED TO PIGEON FORGE!

Join Derek Hartley and Romaine Patterson at our 3rd annual Great Smoky Weekend.

Our first event was a huge success and we can’t wait to get back! Catch us in Pigeon Forge from Friday, Sep 17, 2021 through Sunday, Sep 19, 2021 for three days of rollercoasters, live shows, dinner, drinks, and fun. Bring your friends & family and meet a bunch of fun LGBT people and straight allies from all over the country.

The fun starts on Friday for Romaine’s Golden Ticket holders at the dinner show and welcome reception. On Saturday, we’ll meet up for lunch at the Blue Ribbon Pavilion and spend the day in Dollywood. Saturday night is the DNR Hoe Down, a casual gathering for drinks and making new friends. Then come with us for brunch on Sunday, or make the day your own! There’s tons to do in Pigeon Forge & the Great Smoky Mountains.

Get Tickets


Ticket Bundles:

Derek’s Fun Pass ($69): Single day pass. Access to our two most popular events, including an all-you-can-eat BBQ lunch and Saturday night hoe down. Includes official GSW t-shirt. Add a discount park ticket and save. 

Great Smoky Pass ($129): Two day pass including all you can eat lunch, champagne brunch, and our Saturday night party. Includes official GSW t-shirt. Add a discount park ticket and save. 

Romaine’s Golden Ticket ($199): Three day pass. Get full access to all of our events, including the new Dinner & Show, two parties, champagne brunch and more! Includes official GSW t-shirt. Add a discount park ticket and save.  SOLD OUT

Pal Pass ($39): Single day pass. Perfect for extended friends and family. One day park ticket, t-shirt and all you can eat lunch. Upgrade to a 2 day park ticket for just $20 more. 

To Purchase tickets visit Shop.DNRStudios.com. For more information about this event visit the official website: GreatSmokyWeekend.com

Are you a season pass holder? Great! Look for our shirts and say “hey” — or pick up one of your own in our Merch shop.