Water Safety Day at DollyWood’s Splash Country: Help Set a World Record!


In an effort to educate and raise awareness about staying safe while having fun, Dollywood’s Splash Country hosts Water Safety Day in conjunction with the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson (WSLS) on Friday, June 24 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

The attempt to break a Guinness World Record begins at 10 a.m. at Mountain Waves wave pool. Locations around the world are participating—last year more than 38,000 people were involved in 22 countries! The goal this year is 40,000. All ages can join the lesson!After the 30 minute lesson, enjoy the rest of the day at the water park.

Vendor booths are open until 2 p.m. Guests who visit the vendor booths to learn about water and sun safety will receive a Splash Pass, allowing them to receive a prize at each booth. Once the participants have visited all vendors, they may turn their pass in for the chance to win two season passes to Dollywood’s Splash Country.

Free Zoo Knoxville Kids Admission Saturday June 18 + Spiderman & Captain America!


Marvel Comics favorites Spider-Man and Captain America are coming to Zoo Knoxville for a special appearance at Superhero Saturday presented by Advance Financial Foundation this Saturday, June 18, from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.  To make the event even more marvelous, kids ages 12 and under who come dressed as their favorite super hero get free admission with a paid adult admission.


FandangoNOW Service: Free $4 Credit (Rent or Buy 30,000 Movies & TV Shows)

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And don’t forget! Through tonight June 12th at 11:59PM PT, head over to FandangoNOW to score a FREE digital copy of Independence Day starring Will Smith. Note that this offer is valid to buy the digital copy of the movie only – it is not valid for rentals.

$5 DollyWood or DollyWood Splash Country Admission for Everyone Who Live or Works in Sevier County


Just wanted to remind everyone this deals starts tomorrow!

Here is a deal for all of you who live or work in Sevier County, TN- $5 One Day Admission to Dollywood  and Dollywood Splash Country!  How fun is that?!

It is happening June 4-10, 2016 at Dollywood and June 11-17, 2016 at Dollywood’s Splash Country.

Here are the details on how to get your tickets and who qualifies and who does not.


If you decide to take advantage of this great deal be sure to read my Dollywood tips for your best day ever!

Tennessee Valley Fair Early Bird Ticket Sales Going On Now

Concert and discounted admission tickets for the 97th annual Tennessee Valley Fair are on sale now!  Guests can save an average of 20% by purchasing tickets early.
  • Adult Admission ($8.00) – Regularly $10.00
  • Child Admission ($6.00) – Regularly $7.00
  • Family Fun Pack ($28.00) Includes two (2) adult admissions, two (2) child admissions and a parking pass.  Regularly $39.00
  • Fair Fun Pack ($32.00) – Includes four (4) adult admissions and a parking pass. Regularly $47.00
  • 3 Day Pass ($20.00) – Enjoy 3 Days of Fair Fun for the Price of 2. Regularly $30.00
  • All-You-Can-Ride Wristbands
    ($14.00) Opening Day Special / September 9, 2016 Only. Regularly $22.00
    ($16.00) MondayThursday Special. Regularly $20.00
    ($21.00) Weekend Special. Regularly $25.00
  • $5 Admission Special – Buy a reserved seat to any headline concert at Homer Hamilton Theatre before September 8 and receive a fair admission for only $5.00.
To purchase tickets or learn more, visit or call 865-215-1482.  Early Bird Sale ends September 8.

Regal Summer Movie Express 2016: $1 Family Movies All Summer

Summer Movie Express 1 Dollar Movies

Regal  Cinemas will once again host their Summer Movie Express! Family friendly movies are just  $1 each throughout the summer on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

In our area, Regal Pinnacle Stadium 18 IMAX & RPX, Regal Knoxville Center Stadium 10 and Regal West Town Mall Stadium 9 are participating in this promotion.  Movies will start June 7, 2016. Tickets available for purchase at the box office and all movies start at 10:00 am. Each week both movies play on both days.
Here is the schedule:

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If your looking for more frugal fun don’t forget  Kid’s bowl free all summer, Free summer reading programs (Tennesse Smokies & More) and Carmike Summer Movie Series.

Zoo Knoxville: Kids Get $5.29 Admission Sunday, May 29


If you’re looking for some fun ideas for you long weekend, don’t forget TNStars and Zoo Knoxville are offering kids, ages 4-12, $5.29 admission to the zoo on Sunday, May 29, 2016, to celebrate College Savings Day and raise awareness of the importance of saving early for education.

Representatives from the TNStars program will be at the zoo from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. to answer questions and provide more information.

AND keep thinking of your name for the new red wolf pup!

One of fewer than 300 red wolves in the world, his name will honor his birthright as part of the future of red wolf conservation in Zoo Knoxville has a special web site set up to accept suggested names, which can be submitted now through Monday, May 30.

After all the names are reviewed, three options will be selected for the community to vote on beginning Tuesday, May 31 through Sunday, June 5. The winning name will be announced on Monday, June 6. Names can be submitted online here and through links on the Zoo Knoxville web site at or the zoo’s official Facebook page.