The National Quartet Convention
The Great Gospel Gathering of the Smoky Mountains
4 Days | (M-Th) Sept 23-26 . . . (Th-Sun) Sept 26-29, 2019
Starting At $Flexible Pricing
Featuring the biggest gathering in Southern Gospel . . . the National Quartet Convention! For over 50 year NQC has showcased the very best in Southern Gospel music and is now doing so in a beautiful new performance hall. Sold exclusively by TourSmokies.com, a division of U.S. Tours, we can customize just the right trip for you. Join us in 2019, you can expect main floor seating at the Quartet Convention combined with exclusive morning shows and many other great Smoky Mountain attractions.
U S Tours Flexible Pricing:
- Customizable Comps
- Commissionable or Net Rates
- Luxury or First Class Hotels & Meals
- Motorcoach Transportation & Professional Tours Managers are available
What do you want, U S Tours will be happy to structure tour prices to match your needs. Just let us know what you want.
Day 1 – Mon or Thurs – Pigeon Forge – Evening Quartet Concert
Arriving in Pigeon Forge, TN you check into your Smoky Mountain hotel for a three night stay (weekend pricing may be higher). Dinner is included at a local restaurant. Afterwards you enjoy an evening at the National Quartet Convention. This is Christian music’s largest marketplace and largest annual event. With over 500 exhibitors and nearly 300 Southern Gospel artists in attendance, there’s always something new to discover.
Day 2 – Tues or Fri – Exclusive Morning Variety Show – The Island – Evening Concert
This morning your group will enjoy our exclusive Variety Show, featuring Charlie Bob Smith. This private show will include country, gospel, oldies and bluegrass favorites.
Enjoy some free time this afternoon at The Island. Here you will find several cafes and restaurants, plus gift shops of all kinds. Take time to enjoy the Dancing Water Fountain Display in sync to music every hour on the hour. To get a bird’s eye view of the area, you can purchase a ticket to ride “The Wheel”, which rises 200 feet above the city. You will also find biscuit mix at the Paula Deen Store, fudge to taste at The Fudgery, browse Emery 5 & 10 and meet a parrot at Parrot Mountain store and so many more.
Day 3 – Wed or Sat – NQC Dollywood Gospel Breakfast Show – Dollywood – Evening Concert
Enjoy a U S Tours exclusive event, the first-time ever “NQC at Dollywood” private gospel breakfast buffet with the Stars of the National Quartet Convention.
Our Sept 23 package features : Jonathan Wilburn, The Mark Trammell Quartet and Greater Vision.
Our Sept 26 package features : Joseph Habedank, Jim & Melissa Brady and The Hoppers
Following the breakfast show your group will have the rest of the day to enjoy Dollywood. Tennessee’s number one attraction featuring 130 acres of incredible rides, spectacular music shows, heritage crafts exhibits and fun. Enjoy live stage shows, Dolly museum, master craftsmen at work and artisans proudly continue the centuries-old tradition of hand-making crafts with daily demonstrations, train ride, an American Eagle habitat, and for the very brave the Wild Eagle-America’s First Wing Coaster!, but for those not so brave it is fun to watch. Don’t miss the Southern Gospel Hall of Fame included in your admission.
An early dinner will be scheduled for your group at a local restaurant before returning to the The National Quartet Convention.
Day 4 – Thurs or Sun – Depart for home
After breakfast, depart for home.
Below we name a few of the Featured Artists you can expect each night, there will be many more.
Monday: Dixie Melody Boys, Greater Vision, Jeff and Sheri Easter, Triumphant Quartet and others.
Tuesday: Mark Trammell Quartet, Blackwood Brothers, Kingdom Heirs, the McKameys, and more.
Wednesday: Jason Crabb, The Isaacs, The Hoppers, Joseph Habedank and others.
Thursday: Karen Peck and new River, Mark Trammell Quartet and Greater Vision.
Friday: The Hoppers, The Booth Brothers and Gold City.
Saturday: The Kingdom Heirs, The Perrys and The McKameys.