Blake Shelton to Open Ole Red Entertainment Venue in Gatlinburg
Downtown Gatlinburg will be getting a brand new entertainment venue in 2019 as country music star Blake Shelton has announced that he has chosen Gatlinburg for his third Ole Red location. Ole Red Gatlinburg will be a $9 million, multi-level 16,000-square-foot entertainment venue with a two-story bar and restaurant, retail area, performance space, dance floor and exterior terrace. It will offer a menu featuring a few Nashville classics like Hot Chicken & Waffles as well as BBQ, burgers and additional Southern favorites.
Ole Red Entertainment Venue
Ole Red will offer an incredible two-story entertainment venue inside with a stage for live bands to perform as well as a dance floor. Many visitors have wanted a nighttime venue such as this for years and it appears that Ole Red is set to deliver. Their press release states “The venue will be equipped with state-of-the-art performance equipment including concert-level production and sound capabilities, along with LED screens throughout the space. Programming will include curated concert line-ups, showcases for up-and-coming talent and more to be announced as the venue nears completion.”
Ole Red Gatlinburg Location
Ole Red Gatlinburg will be where Riverbend Mall is currently located, which is directly in front of the brand new Margaritaville Resort. It will undergo a $9 million renovation as they transform the building into Ole Red.
Ole Red Gatlinburg
Ole Red Gatlinburg Opening Date
Ole Red Gatlinburg is scheduled to open in Spring 2019. When they announce an exact opening date, we will share it here so stay tuned!
What do you think?
What do you think about Blake Shelton opening an exciting new music & entertainment venue in downtown Gatlinburg? Do you plan to visit Ole Red when it opens? Let us know in the comments below!