If you are looking for a fun night of dining and entertainment in the Smoky Mountains, there is no better place to visit than Ole Red in Gatlinburg TN! This $9 million, multi-level venue features a 2-story bar and restaurant, performance space, dance floor and an exterior terrace for you to enjoy! These are the top 3 things that you will love about visiting Ole Red Gatlinburg during your vacation to the Smokies:


1. Fantastic Live Entertainment

One of the things that you will love most about visiting Ole Red Gatlinburg is the fantastic live entertainment!! If you are familiar with country music, you will know that this entertainment venue gets its name from superstar Blake Shelton’s breakout hit, “Ol’ Red.” Since Blake knows a few things about spotting country’s next rising stars, you will see them on Ole Red Gatlinburg’s state-of-the-art stage every night of the week! This is the only live music spot in town that has talent handpicked by the venue’s Nashville team and features the best new talent from Music City and across the Southeast! You may also get lucky to find some surprise celebrity guests taking the stage!


2. Tempting Ole Red Gatlinburg Menu ItemsGourmet Burger

Another thing that you will love about Ole Red Gatlinburg is the tempting menu items! Start your meal with some delicious and unique appetizers such as Redneck Nachos, Pickle and Bacon Deviled Eggs, Southern Tater Tot Poutine and Honey Drizzled Skillet Cornbread. If you are craving a big juicy burger, you can’t go wrong with the Ober Gatlin-burger, Ole Red Onion Burger and the Nacho Average Vegan Burger! Other tasty items on the menu include the Red Cornmeal Fried Catfish, Smoked Chicken Pot Pie, Ruby Falls Reuben Sandwich and the Nashville Hot Chicken Biscuit!


3. Fun People Watching

Ole Red Gatlinburg is not only a great place to dine and listen to live music, it is also one of the best places in Gatlinburg for people watching! There is an outdoor terrace where you can watch all of the action taking place on the Parkway while enjoying some of your favorite beverages. The terrace is also a great place to meet other folks from around the country who have come to the Smoky Mountains to have a good time!


About Ole Red in Gatlinburg TN

Ole Red opened its doors to visitors and locals in March of 2019. Since then, people have been able to enjoy good music, good food and good fun both in the day and at night. Country superstar Blake Shelton’s goal was to add to the nightlife scene in Gatlinburg, providing a place for adults to hang out and have fun after the sun goes down. It’s also a fun place for families to visit during the day! Ole Red Gatlinburg is located at 511 Parkway, so it’s not hard to find. Enjoy a delicious meal, listen to some great music, and even do a little shopping in the gift shop!


Where to Stay

Stay within walking distance of Ole Red in Gatlinburg TN with a vacation at the Edgewater Hotel! Our affordable hotel is close to many of the top attractions in town! You can walk to Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies, Gatlinburg SkyLift Park and even the Aerial Tramway to Ober Gatlinburg. We have an excellent variety of comfortable room types to meet your needs. While staying with us, enjoy all types of wonderful amenities such as private balconies, a free hot continental breakfast, an indoor and outdoor heated swimming pool, poolside hot tubs and much more!

Check out all of the rooms at our hotel in Gatlinburg TN today to stay within easy walking distance of Ole Red Gatlinburg! We hope to see you soon at the Edgewater Hotel!