Historic Tennessee Theatre
Westgate River Terrace Resort, Gatlinburg, TN
When it comes to performers, the great ones endure from generation to generation and legendary Gladys Knight continues to thrive on stage! The empress of soul, Knight is still on the road at age 72 and will be appearing at the historic Tennessee Theater. Here’s your chance to catch all her greatest hits at part of a three night Gatlinburg getaway at Westgate River Terrace Resort.
From her Motown success with the Pips, Knight has continued to pump out favorites like “Midnight Train to Georgia” while winning four Grammy Awards and being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
This exclusive concert event vacation combines the tranquil beauty of the Smoky Mountains with a concert featuring one of the most popular and iconic entertainers in music history. You’ll enjoy the comfort of a 3-night stay at Westgate River Terrace Resort in downtown Gatlinburg. Situated on the parkway next to Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies, River Terrace puts you on the doorstep to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and within easy walking distance to dozens of shops, boutiques, galleries, restaurants and popular attractions.
This amazing Smoky Mountains vacation package also includes personal concierge services, a VIP Welcome Party with dinner, open bar, an entertaining DJ and prizes, plus convenient transportation to and from the historic Tennessee Theatre.
In addition to luxurious one-bedroom villa 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.
Every event is an experience at the historic Tennessee Theatre in Knoxville. Originally opened in 1928, the facility has been restored to its original grandeur but now features an expanded stage and orchestra pit, modern acoustics and improved technology.
The exquisite performing arts venue, which continues to reach record-breaking attendance levels, is considered one of the most prized buildings in Tennessee. The theatre also hosts a mighty Wurlitzer Organ, originally installed in 1928 at a cost of $50,000 and later painstakingly rebuilt and restored piece by piece.
The theatre originally was hailed as the South’s most beautiful theatre, an amazing movie palace. Today the beauty remains and the early movies of the silver screen have been replaced by a wide variety of events and concerts.
<p>The beautiful Westgate River Terrace Resort 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.</p>
<p>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.</p>
• 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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