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Post by Dentspeed » Wed Jun 29, 2005 10:36 am

I know it is impossible, but I was there yesterday, and holy crap, it is huge with no light poles or anything. Some place like that would be cool.
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Post by Mustangracer » Wed Jun 29, 2005 11:26 am

what about in the winter when it's closed?
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Post by tscott » Wed Jun 29, 2005 11:28 am

We've been down this road before. I think we even had an event scheduled for there at one time. I can't remember why it fell through though. Maybe Mr. Gibson or Mr. Dillow can remember.
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Post by MARKP » Wed Jun 29, 2005 11:38 am

It fell through because of road construction, if I remember correctly.
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Post by scottgib » Wed Jun 29, 2005 1:31 pm

This site was suggested by the Smokies Mkt. Dir. recently and I want to talk with Dillow again. It is an overflow lot for Dollywood but as I understand is for the most part unused after the middle of September.
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Post by disneyd » Wed Jun 29, 2005 2:11 pm

Definitely worth checking out again. As I recall, we couldn't use it in the past because they were parking construction equipment there. I also remember that there was a very small window of availability for the site, it might be hard to schedule but would probably be worth it.
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Post by whenry » Thu Jun 30, 2005 6:17 am

Debbie may have a connection thru the Dollywood Imagination Library. I'll have her check to see who is facility mgr, etc. Maybe we could do it as a promotional benefit?
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Re: Dollywood

Post by thrdeye » Mon Aug 23, 2010 10:44 am

Bump on this one. It's getting to be the downtime up there between summer and holidays. If we just got a couple of events per year there, it would help

Also, there was a splash country thread but I couldn't really find it.
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