Light the Night Runs Through Dollywood After Dark

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Dollywood is opening its gates tonight to give runners and walkers a unique holiday experience.

It's the "Light the Way 5K." the course winds in and around the 150-acre theme park's Smoky Mountain Christmas festival which features 4 million lights.

Registration runs from 9:30 to 10:30 Friday night and the race starts at 11 p.m.

Everything kicks off from the front gates at Dollywood.

The Light the Way 5K benefits Share It Forward, a non-profit charity established for the purpose of raising funds to help The Dollywood Company Hosts and their immediate families in times of need.

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