Sep
23
Fri
Bill Anderson & Bobby Bare in Concert @ Country Tonite Theatre
Sep 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

BillAndersonBill Anderson has been one of the top songwriters in country music ever since he wrote his first #1 hit, “City Lights,” at the age of nineteen. He has been a major recording artist for a half-century, selling millions of records worldwide on his way to earning membership in the Country Music Hall of Fame. Some of Bill’s hit songs include “Mama Sang a Song”, “Still”, “Po’ Folks”, “I Love You Drops”, “Walk Out Backwards” and “Wild Weekend”.


BobbyBareBobby Bare, also a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, has been entertaining audiences for over fifty years. He has many hits to his credit, including several that have become country classics. Some of his most recognized songs are: “Detroit City”, “500 Miles Away from Home”, “Four Strong Winds”, “Streets of Baltimore”, and “(Margie’s At) The Lincoln Park Inn”.

Oct
22
Sat
Brenda Lee & Jimmy Fortune in Concert @ Country Tonite Theatre
Oct 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

TWO SHOWS 3:00 pm & 8:00 pm

Brenda Lee has achieved success in rockabilly, pop and country music. She had 47 US chart hits during the 1960s, and is ranked fourth in that decade surpassed only by Elvis Presley, the Beatles and Ray Charles. She is perhaps best known for her 1960 hit “I’m Sorry”, and 1958’s “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree”, a United States holiday standard for more than 50 years. At 4 ft 9 inches tall, she received the nickname Little Miss Dynamite in 1957 after recording the song “Dynamite” and was one of the earliest pop stars to have a major contemporary international following. She is a member of the Rock and Roll, Country Music and Rockabilly Halls of Fame. She is also a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award recipient. Some of Brenda’s other hits include “Break It To Me Gently”, “I Want To Be Wanted”, and “Too Many Rivers”.


Jimmy FortuneJimmy Fortune toured, sang and performed with the legendary Statler Brothers for 21 years. He wrote the group’s second No. 1 hit, “Elizabeth,” and followed that with two more No. 1 hits–“My Only Love” and “Too Much On My Heart”. Fortune also wrote the top-10 hit “Forever” and co-wrote the top-10 hit “More Than a Name on the Wall”. Jimmy and The Statler Brothers were inducted into the GMA (Gospel Music Association) Hall of Fame on October 29, 2007, and inducted into the CMA (Country Music Association) Hall of Fame on June 29, 2008. After the Statler Brothers retired, Jimmy seized the opportunity to launch a solo career to share new music with his fans. His latest album “Hits & Hymns”, is off to a roaring start, as it debuted on Billboard’s Country Albums chart at No. 10, becoming his first top ten record on the chart as a solo artist. The feel-good album also debuted at #1 on the Southern Gospel Album chart and No. 6 on the Billboard Contemporary Christian Album chart. Accompanying the album is the Bill Gaither hosted DVD special, Jimmy Fortune: Hits & Hymns, which also debuted with strong numbers. The DVD collection debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Music Video chart, along with No. 1 on the Christian Music Video chart, marking Fortune’s first #1 solo project.

Nov
18
Fri
The Bellamy Brothers in Concert @ Country Tonite Theatre
Nov 18 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Bellamy BrothersHoward and David Bellamy continue to prove that the trail they’ve ridden to fame has been as unique as their music itself – music that is now celebrating 40 years of success. “Dancing Cowboys”, “Sugar Daddy”, “You Ain’t Just Whistlin’ Dixie”, “Lovers Live Longer”, “Do You Love As Good As You Look”, “Redneck Girl”, “For All The Wrong Reasons”, “I Love Her Mind”, “I Need More Of You”, “Old Hippie”, “Too Much Is Not Enough”, “Kids Of The Baby Boom”, “Reggae Cowboy”, and “Crazy From The Heart” …all have lined the corridors of the Bellamy’s musical history and their walls with platinum and gold.

Dec
9
Fri
Loretta Lynn in Concert @ Country Tonite Theatre
Dec 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

For over fifty-five years now, Loretta has fashioned a body of work as artistically and commercially successful – and as culturally significant – as any female performer you’d care to name. Her music has confronted many of the major social issues of her time, and her life story is a rags-to-riches tale familiar to pop, rock and country fans alike. The Coal Miner’s Daughter – the tag refers to a hit single, an album, a best-selling autobiography, an Oscar-winning film, and to Lynn herself – has journeyed from the poverty of the Kentucky hills to Nashville superstardom to her current status as an honest-to-goodness American icon. Don’t miss your chance to see an American Legend perform many of her 52 Top 10 hits and 16 #1 singles.

Dec
10
Sat
Loretta Lynn in Concert @ Country Tonite Theatre
Dec 10 @ 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm

For over fifty-five years now, Loretta has fashioned a body of work as artistically and commercially successful – and as culturally significant – as any female performer you’d care to name. Her music has confronted many of the major social issues of her time, and her life story is a rags-to-riches tale familiar to pop, rock and country fans alike. The Coal Miner’s Daughter – the tag refers to a hit single, an album, a best-selling autobiography, an Oscar-winning film, and to Lynn herself – has journeyed from the poverty of the Kentucky hills to Nashville superstardom to her current status as an honest-to-goodness American icon. Don’t miss your chance to see an American Legend perform many of her 52 Top 10 hits and 16 #1 singles.

Dec
31
Sat
Winter RAMP @ LeConte Center at Pigeon Forge
Dec 31 2016 – Jan 2 2017 all-day

 

The Ramp in Hamilton, Alabama, is a ministry dedicated to awakening a generation. Our priorities are God’s presence and His purpose for our lives. As a generation awakens to the presence of the real God, they discover that He has a purpose and plan for each one of them. Through our conferences, school of ministry, travel events, broadcast program, and church, the Ramp engages thousands of people each month with the transforming power of the gospel. Those people are then sent to see transformation in the lives of others.

The mission of the Ramp is three-fold: awaken, equip, and send. We exist to awaken a generation, equip them for their purpose, and send them to change the world.

Jun
22
Fri
Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales @ Downtown Gatlinburg
Jun 22 – Aug 11 all-day
Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales @ Downtown Gatlinburg

Tunes & Tales is a summer-long street performance festival featuring costumed musical performers, storytellers and artisans portraying characters from time periods as far back as the 1800s.

Gatlinburg will present the 13th season of Smoky Mountain Tunes & Tales daily in downtown Gatlinburg. The collection of personalities and performers arrive nightly at 6 p.m. in the center of town. Visitors witness a magical transformation of sidewalk to stage as the characters disperse along the downtown Parkway for an evening of entertainment and storytelling.

This popular event truly highlights one of Gatlinburg’s greatest assets in the walkability of the city and provides guests with an interactive, educational and entertaining experience the whole family can enjoy.

“Gatlinburg is a walking town. Tunes & Tales enhances our visitors’ experience as they stroll the Parkway in the evenings,” said Marci Claude, PR Manager. “The performers bring to life traditional Smoky Mountain heritage and culture in a fun and interactive way.”

Jul
3
Tue
100th Army Brass Band @ Ripley's Aquarium Plaza
Jul 3 @ 5:00 pm – Jul 4 @ 10:00 pm
100th Army Brass Band @ Ripley's Aquarium Plaza | Gatlinburg | Tennessee | United States

GCVB is pleased to add to the list of Fourth of July festivities the The U.S. 100th Army Brass Band Quintet. They will be performing on July 3 at 5 p.m.on Ripley’s Aquarium Plaza.

They will be performing again at Ripley’s Aquarium Plaza on July 4th at 9 p.m. Just before the Gatlinburg Fireworks Show!

100th Army Band “Hard Knox” @ Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
Jul 3 @ 6:00 pm
100th Army Band “Hard Knox” @ Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies | Gatlinburg | Tennessee | United States

100th Army Band “Hard Knox” will be playing at the Ripley’s Aquarium Plaza.

Jul
21
Sat
Neal McCoy Live @ Country Tonight Theatre
Jul 21 @ 8:00 pm
Neal McCoy Live @ Country Tonight Theatre | Pigeon Forge | Tennessee | United States

Neal McCoy has released fifteen studio albums on various labels, and has released 34 singles to country radio. In 1993, Neal McCoy broke through with the back-to-back number 1 singles “No Doubt About It” and “Wink” from his platinum-certified album “No Doubt About It”. His commercial success continued into the late 1990s with two more platinum albums and a gold album, as well as six more Top Ten hits. A seventh Top Ten hit, the number 10 “Billy’s Got His Beer Goggles On”, came in 2005 from his self-released “That’s Life”. His awards include Entertainer of the Year, 1998 & 1999 TNN/Music City News Country Awards. With over 6 million records sold, Neal McCoy is a favorite of country music fans. His high energy show is packed with familiar hits including “You Gotta Love That”, “Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye”, and “The Shake”.