As part of the Gaylord Opryland Resort’s 38and An annual country Christmas event, Universal Music Group Nashville hosts Parade of Trees, an exhibition where their world-renowned artists come together to showcase Christmas trees decorated by Grand Ole Opry members alan jackson, Carrie Underwood, Darius Rucker, Josh Turner, Keith Urban, and Reba McEntirewith Eric Church, George Strait, Luke Bryan, and mickey guyton.
In addition to their trees, country music’s biggest stars have each donated “Once in a Lifetime” VIP experiences (flights, VIP concert experiences, exclusive merchandise and more) to benefit First Responders Children’s Foundation. Proceeds raised will provide scholarships and mental health services for children who have lost a parent in the line of duty.
The Parade of Trees is on display in the Resort’s Winter Garden until January 2, 2022 as a self-guided tour of Christmas trees decorated specifically to the artist’s style or album theme, and each VIP experience will be available to bid online at www.CharityStars.com/ParadeOfTrees until January 12, 2022.
Some of the themes and experiences include Carrie Underwood’s White Tree celebrating her Christmas album, My Gift (Special Edition)as well as a trip to Las Vegas for his next REFLECTION: The Las Vegas Residency; Eric Church’s two trees representing his albums Heart and Soul, colored red with an American theme and blue with a rock n’ roll theme respectively (and accompanying the East and West Coast VIP experiences); Mickey Guyton’s “Indigo” tree (and the Ultimate NYC Thanksgiving VIP Experience, which includes Macy’s front row Thanksgiving Parade) and Luke Bryan’s camo-themed tree (and Live In Las Vegas flyaway , including a pre-show margarita toast with Luke). Other artist packages include VIP festival experiences, exclusive numbered prints, signed guitars, custom toy packages from Mattel, and more.
Full lists can be viewed at www.charitystars.com/paradeoftrees. Guests visiting Opryland can scan the QR codes at each tree location to donate and gain access to win the nominated artist’s VIP prize package, and fans can also bid in the online sweepstakes.