Harrah's Cherokee Resort & Casino, Cherokee, NC
River Terrace Resort and Convention Center, Gatlinburg, TN
Foreigner hit the ground running with its self-titled debut album in 1977. The album, with hit songs like “Feels Like the First Time,” “Cold as Ice” and “Long Long Way From Home” sold more than 4 million copies in the U.S. and stayed in the Top 20 charts for more than a year. Today, the iconic rock band has sold more than 80 million records worldwide and continue to rock on. Meanwhile, Cheap Trick is also ready to bring the hits like “I Want You to Want Me,” “Surrender,” “Dream Police” and “Southern Girls.”
Now you can experience Foreigner live in concert at Harrah’s Cherokee Resort & Casino in the beautiful Great Smoky Mountains. This incredible springtime concert event also features a 3-night getaway at the beautiful River Terrace Resort and Convention Center in Gatlinburg, TN.
Located in the heart of downtown Gatlinburg and close to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, River Terrace Resort and Convention Center offers easy access to the nation’s most visited national park. River Terrace is right next door to Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies and features majestic views of the Great Smoky Mountains and the Little Pigeon River as well as easy access to Gatlinburg’s wide range of family attractions, specialty stores, arts & crafts shops, cafes, art galleries and more. Guests enjoy private balconies overlooking a scenic river, an onsite restaurant and lounge, and an outdoor seasonal pool.
Your concert getaway weekend also features a special opening night Welcome Reception, complete with dinner, an open bar and prizes. The reception is hosted by an energetic DJ who is sure to get your weekend off to a rocking good start. We’ll also provide you with personal concierge services throughout your stay at Westgate and convenient transportation to and from the event. Plus you’ll enjoy a late check-out on your final day.
In addition to luxurious 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
– Transportation to/from concert
– 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. Seating will be in sections 205 and 201.
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.
The beautiful River Terrace Resort & Convention Center is conveniently located in downtown Gatlinburg right next door to Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies. Offering more than 200 spacious hotel rooms, the resort features majestic views of the Great Smoky Mountains and the adjacent Little Pigeon River. Guests also enjoy easy access to Gatlinburg’s wide range of family attractions, specialty stores, arts & crafts shops, cafes, art galleries and more. Simply step outside and stroll down the beautiful Parkway.
Enjoy some of the best views of the surrounding Smoky Mountains! Guests enjoy private balconies overlooking the scenic Little Pigeon River and the exceptional Smoky Mountains. Our onsite restaurant, Drafts Sports Grill, offers a fun-filled atmosphere and an extensive menu featuring gourmet burgers, sandwiches, salads and more as well as an extensive array of ice cold beers and other refreshments. Other amenities include two seasonal heated outdoor swimming pools.
• Gatlinburg trolley stop
• Picnic area
• Feed the ducks
• Next to Ripley’s Aquarium
• Drafts Sports Grill
• Duck Blind Lounge
• Two heated swimming pools (seasonal)
• Interior corridors
• Adjoining rooms
• Laundry facilities
• Complimentary high speed WiFi
• Motorcoach parking
• 24-Hour Front Desk & Security
New Westgate Events are added frequently and many sell out quickly.
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