Harrah's Cherokee Resort & Casino, Cherokee, NC
Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Spa, Gatlinburg, TN
Bret Michaels has been an iconic rock star, a reality TV star, a devoted philanthropist and more. The legendary front man for the group Poison, Michaels has also excelled as a solo artist and now he’s back on the road and you can catch all the excitement in the beautiful Great Smoky Mountains.
It’s all part of an exciting three night getaway to Gatlinburg, TN where you’ll enjoy accommodations at Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Spa.
Michaels has sold more than 32 million records in his dynamic career, including number hit singles. His last album, Custom Built, reached number one on Billboard’s Hard Rock list. Rising to fame as the front man of Poison, one of rock’s most iconic and enduring bands, Bret Michaels helped define the rock-n-roll scene on the Sunset Strip. Poison’s massive success includes selling over 30 million records worldwide and numerous hit singles like “Every Rose Has Its Thorn,” “Nothin’ But A Good Time” and “What I Like About You.” Bret’s solo career has charted its own course with multiple solo albums and equal success as his last album, “Custom Built,” topped the charts, reaching #1 on Billboard’s Hard Rock list.
Seating for the concert is in the 400 level section at Harrah’s Cherokee Resort Casino – and you’ll also enjoy a spectacular ride through the Smokies to and from the concert venue. Michaels will be joined by special guest Warrant.
In addition to comfortable accommodations, your event also features a VIP check-in and welcome party with dinner, open bar, DJ and prizes, transportation to and from the concert, plus a late checkout on your final day. Join us for the fun – but call now, this event will sell out quickly.
In addition to accommodations and special amenities at Westgate Resorts, you’ll enjoy VIP treatment throughout the length of your event vacation, including:
* A fun-filled VIP Welcome Party complete with DJ, open bar, dinner and prizes
* Personal Concierge Services
* Complimentary transportation to and from your event
* Late check-out on your final day
Harrah’s Cherokee Casino & Events Center is located near the North Carolina border just a mile from the entrance to the beautiful Blue Ridge Parkway and just a short, scenic mountain drive from Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Spa in Gatlinburg, TN. Situated amidst the wildflowers and waterfalls of the Cherokee Indian homeland and nestled at the edge of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, you’ll find the welcoming grand lobby of Harrah’s 21-story luxury hotel. An elevated walkway over Soco Creek leads to the only casino gaming venue in North Carolina – offering slots, video gaming, digital blackjack, baccarito, a poker room and more.
In 2010, the casino added the 3,000-seat Events Center as part of a $633 million expansion that included a full kitchen, four VIP suites, box seating and more than 1,100 balcony seats. Concession areas are located on all floors of the center and LCD screens are strategically placed throughout. In addition, the 60’ x 40’ stage is framed by large 32-foot screens with HD resolution.
Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Spa offers cabin-style luxury in the heart of Tennessee’s spectacular Great Smoky Mountains. You’ll enjoy spacious accommodations featuring all the comforts of home, plus a wide variety of exquisite resort amenities ranging from hiking trails, two heated outdoor swimming pools and recreational options to an award-winning on-site restaurant, a world class spa and the year-round, indoor/outdoor Wild Bear Falls water park!
The resort sits adjacent to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park – the most visited national park in the U.S. Enjoy spectacular views and cabin-styled architecture at Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort where you’ll appreciate a fully-equipped kitchen, private balcony or patio and many more luxuries and amenities.
• Wild Bear Falls Indoor Water Park
• Westgate Smokehouse Grill
• Mason Jar Lounge
• Roaring Fork Snack Bar
• Smoky Mountains Ice Cream Shop
• Room Service
• Serenity Spa by Westgate
• Two Heated Outdoor Pools (seasonal)
• Two Hot Tubs
• Fitness Center
• Game Room
• BBQ Grills
• Trolley Service to Gatlinburg & Pigeon Forge
• 24-Hour Smoky Mountain Marketplace
• Concierge Service
• Attraction Tickets Desk
• DVD Rentals
• High-Speed Wireless Internet Access – Fee will apply
• 24-Hour Front Desk & Security
Westgate Smokehouse Grill
Enjoy a delicious dinner on-site by visiting the Smokehouse Grill where you’ll find award-winning barbecue such as St. Louis BBQ ribs, smoked beef brisket, pulled pork, and chicken. The Smokehouse Grill offers breakfast and dinner daily and also features steaks, pasta, seafood, burgers, sandwiches, pizza, salads and a flavorful kid’s menu.
The Smokehouse Grill is open from 8 am to 12 pm and from 5-10 pm daily.
Conveniently located on the second floor of the onsite Wild Bear Falls indoor water park complex, Roaring Fork Snack Bar is the perfect spot to grab a quick burger, hot dog, pizza or sandwich. This classic fast-food All-American grill also offers fresh salads and other snacks.
Roaring Fork is open Monday – Friday, 12-5 pm and weekends 12-7 pm
It’s always a great time to get ice cream! The new Smoky Mountain Ice Cream Shop offers all your favorite flavors so indulge with a scoop or two in a cup or a cone and be sure to add your favorite toppings. You’ll also find a variety of shakes, ice cream bars and
sundaes as well as soda, chips, cotton candy, cookies, caramel apples and other snacks.
Located in the Activities Area just north of the Lodge, the Ice Cream Shop is open Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 3-10 pm.
Enjoy snacks, appetizers and full bar service at the Mason Jar Lounge, located at the Smokehouse Grill. Grab your favorite refreshment and enjoy flat-screen TVs broadcasting all the major sporting events.
The Mason Jar Lounge is open Friday – Sunday from 5-11 pm and Monday – Thursday from 5-10 pm. Happy Hour takes place daily from 5-7 pm with 2-for-1 on domestic beer and house cocktails.
New Westgate Events are added frequently and many sell out quickly.
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