Skip Main Navigation

Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center

2800 Opryland Drive · Nashville, Tennessee 37214 USA

Entertainment Guide

For tickets & information:

1-615-871-6169 or

ext. 16169 at the hotel




Whatever the season, there's a celebration at Gaylord Opryland Hotel. From Valentine's to Christmas, midsummer to New Year's, enjoy captivating entertainment, dining, shopping and more.

A Country Christmas at Gaylord Opryland

November 15, 2014 – January 3, 2015

Find more than 2 million twinkling lights along with acres and acres of stunning decorations. Enjoy family fun with ICE!™ featuring ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, horse-drawn carriage rides, fountain shows, holiday cruises, outdoor nativity display, photos with Santa, and more! Gaylord Opryland offers some of the most distinctive holiday entertainment you can imagine.

And, who better to share in the revelry than your favorite DreamWorks Animation characters from films like Shrek, Madagascar and Kung Fu Panda? It's all part of Christmas at Gaylord Opryland Resort.

Learn More

New Year's Eve at Gaylord Opryland

There are two ways to celebrate New Year's Eve at Gaylord Opryland this holiday season:

Dance Party

Nashville's top DJs will be spinning music; a buffet prepared by our award-winning chefs will be served; and there's even a champagne toast and countdown at midnight—complete with party favors. Choose from Overnight and Ticket-only packages. Call 1-888-677-9872 to secure your reservation.

Southern Gospel Music hosted by Legacy Five

Enjoy a weekend of fellowship for the whole family with the very best in Southern gospel music, comedy and inspirational speaking.

Learn More

Celebration Cruises

The General Jackson Showboat offers special cruises for Valentine's Day, Christmas and New Year's, plus romantic options for your anniversary and other special occasions. Or, opt for an upbeat afternoon show spiced up with authentic Southern specialties.


Visit the website to see all the options. 

Shrek, Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda, Rise of the Guardians and all related characters and properties © 2013 DreamWorks Animation LLC.

Entertainment Guide