Gretsch Worldwide Community Events, Giveaways & More! – 2019
Join the worldwide community of Gretsch players and fans at some great upcoming events! And make sure to check out any current giveaways or special promotions and join in the fun!
Event: Gretsch Day at Fork’s Drum Closet
Date: Wednesday, July 17, 2019, Noon to 6 p.m.
Location: Fork’s Drum Closet, 308 Chestnut Street, Nashville, TN 37210.
Details: Gretsch Drums’ own Paul Cooper and Fred Gretsch will be at Fork’s Drum Closet on July 17 along with some of Nashville’s great Gretsch artists. Stop by for a chance to win a Gretsch snare as well!
Event: Gretsch Presents the 6th Annual Georgia On My Mind Hosted by the Peach Pickers
Date: Wednesday, July 17, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Ryman Auditorium, 116 Fifth Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37219
Details: “Expect another star-studded night at Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. . . when the Peach Pickers (Dallas Davidson, Rhett Akins and Ben Hayslip) host the sixth annual Georgia On My Mind concert benefitting the Georgia Music Foundation. The lineup will include Jamey Johnson, John Berry, Craig Campbell, Brent Cobb, Travis Denning, Lindsay Ell, Ray Fulcher, Amy Ray of Indigo Girls, Michael Ray, Russell Moore, and IIIrd Tyme Out, as well as surprise guests and a special performance by the Otis Redding Foundation’s DREAM Choir.” Get your tickets now!
Event: Summer NAMM Show
Date: July 18 to 20, 2019
Location: Music City Center, 201 5th Ave S, Nashville, TN 37203
Details: Annual trade show for members of the Music Industry, the Summer NAMM Show is THE place to network with industry leaders and peers, discover new products, learn best practices, and have fun! For those who cannot attend, follow Gretsch and GretschGear‘s social channels for news and updates from the show!
Event: Todd Taylor Debuts at the Grand Ole Opry
Date: July 24, 2019, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Grand Ole Opry, 2804 Opryland Drive, Nashville, TN 37214
Details: Banjo player extraordinaire Todd Taylor is set to make his Grand Ole Opry debut with the legendary Oak Ridge Boys and the Mighty Oaks Band on Wednesday, July 24. Tune into Opry broadcasts via a mobile app, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, Nashville’s 650 AM WSM, and the Opry website to listen live!
For even more Gretsch Community events, visit GretschPages “Happenings.”
Event: Chet Atkins Appreciation Society Convention
Date: July 10 through 13, 2019
Location: Sheraton Music City Hotel, 777 McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN 37214. Ph: 615-885-2200.
Details: “The annual CAAS Convention is held over four amazing days every year in mid-July at the Music City Sheraton Hotel and Convention Center. Attendees enjoy four fully-packed days and nights of the music of Chet, which has impacted so many of us. The styles you’ll hear range from gypsy jazz in the style of Django Reinhart — as well as classical, pop, country — to the music of Merle Travis and Jerry Reed — a musical legacy spanning six decades
Event: Gretsch Night at Tipitinas
Date: Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Location: 501 Napolean Avenue, New Orleans, LA
Details: Featuring Stanton Moore (Galactic), Keith Carlock (Steely Dan), Tony Hall (Neville Bros. & Dumpstaphunk), Ian Neville (Dumpstaphunk), David Torkanowsky (Astral Project), Robert Mercurio (Galactic), Brad walker and the Hornstars (Sturgill Simpson)! Get your tickets!
Event: Gretsch Day at StreetSounds NYC
Date: Saturday, June 8, 2019, 12:30 to 5 p.m.
Location: 9206 3rd Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11209
Details: Get all the details on StreetSounds’ Facebook page and join the fun! Stellar musical lineup and guests, drawings for Gretsch swag and guitars, and much more!!