Join us at Dollywood to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the writing and recording of @DollyParton’s “I Will Always Love You.” This celebration honors the iconic moment in music history with special performances, intimate songwriting showcases, shimmering park décor and more. pic.twitter.com/fuY6j4fL9i— Dollywood Parks & Resorts (@Dollywood) February 15, 2023
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Dollywood guests will soon get a lot more bang for their buck when visiting the Tennessee theme park, courtesy of a brand new star-studded concert series.
According to USA Today, Dolly Parton’s iconic hit “I Will Always Love You” will mark its 50th anniversary this year, and Dollywood plans to celebrate the milestone in a huge way.
Beginning March 11 and running through April 8, Dollywood will host an all-new “I Will Always Love You Celebration” featuring award-winning artists to highlight songwriting and songs.
Best of all, the celeb-infused concert series will be included with admission to the park!
USA Today reports the “I Will Always Love You Celebration” will feature artists including Jo Dee Messina and Natalie Grant.
“It’s humbling to be a part of such a beautiful celebration,” Messina said in a statement reported by USA Today. “This isn’t just a show; it’s inclusion in celebrating a huge part of musical history. ‘I Will Always Love You’ has crossed the lines of musical genres, has transcended throughout generations, and has impacted people worldwide. Dang, Dolly, that’s amazing!”
The concert line-up will feature the following:
March 11 – Natalie Grant
March 18 – Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder
March 25 – Jo Dee Messina
April 1 – Larry, Steve & Rudy: The Gatlin Brothers
April 8 – Lauren Alaina