Monday, June 13, 2016

Golf, VIPs and More! Creekside...It's an Experience!

Drummond Family
It’s already June which means the Fifth Annual Creekside Gospel Music Convention is only four months away! Please make your plans to come to beautiful Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, October 31st through November 3rd as for great Gospel music, the majestic Smoky Mountains and fellowship with other fans and artists at the Smoky Mountain Convention Center. During this Five Year Anniversary, you will experience excellent showcases Tuesday through Thursday afternoons, the Diamond
Ava Kasich
Awards, exciting evening concerts every night and
the worshipful, intimate Midnight Prayer. Click onto the website at to reserve your free tickets. Rates start as low as $182 per person (based on double occupancy.) For reservations call Rob at 360.933.0741 or contact Selina Clay at

Creekside Classic ‘16

We are thrilled to announce the newest addition to Creekside Gospel Music Convention! We are adding a little competitive camaraderie. The Creekside Golf Tournament Classic ‘16 is planned for Wednesday, November 2nd, for men and women of all ages. There will be trophies and bragging rights to be claimed! Reservations are $25 per person. Contact Russell Wise to register yourself or a team at 256-458-6943.

A Word From Some of Our Invited Guests

The McKay Project: “The talent at Creekside is top notch. We are honored to be among such
a dynamic roster of artists. If you want to hear some fantastic Gospel music mixed in with great fellowship, you don't want to miss Creekside. We are counting down the days and looking
McKay Project
forward to being back again this year.”

Lori Goss Wise: “Surrendered is so excited about Creekside! Once you have participated, you simply long to get back. The friends, family, fellowship and memories are simply eternal. God moves big every single time. If you want to witness the spirit, then do not miss Creekside 2016! Where love is, there God is also!”

Lana Chandler of The Chandlers: "It's great to be back at Creekside with our friends and we're excited about meeting new ones! This week is a time of fun fellowship and renewal in the Spirit. The singing and spiritual refreshing is such a blessing!"

Other artists performing at Creekside include: The Williamsons, the Pine Ridge Boys, Shellem Cline, Alliance Quartet, Ava Kasich, Drummond Family, Heart’s Song, Jason Runnels, Sharp’s Quartet, Jordan’s River, Griffins, Connells, and more.

Something Special

Monday, October 31st: Creekside will present great
Gospel music every night. Monday evening’s special event is Creekside Honors, where we celebrate the life of someone special in Gospel music. Keep watching to find out who will be honored this year.
Monday afternoon, the Exhibit Hall is open, filled with artists’ booths and singers waiting to chat with you. The Hall will be open every day and is part of your free admission to Creekside.
Tuesday, November 1: Creekside presents daytime showcases every day to fill your mornings with music. In the afternoon, Scott Roberts and the Five O’Clock Band will be headlining a stellar cast of artists to warm up the listeners for an evening of song. 
The Diamond Awards will be presented during the Convention on Tuesday night, November 1st, 2016, during a celebration hosted by Dr. Jerry and Jan Goff. Make sure your favorite artist is recognized. Vote today! The Top Ten nominees are waiting to be voted on by you! Midnight prayer returns each night before you head to your room to rest
up for the following day.
Wednesday, November 2: Joseph Habedank will be our special guest on the Wednesday showcase. Following this is the Creekside Classic ‘16 and then the afternoon Jam Session with The Five O’clock Band. Wednesday night and Thursday night also have special events happening during the evening program, so plan to stay the entire time. Don’t forget to attend Midnight Prayer!
Thursday, November 3: Morning showcases, afternoon Jam Session with The Five O’clock Band and a special Evening Concert will finish Creekside 2016 with a bang!

Fifth Anniversary VIP Passes Available

This is going to be a special year with exciting
The Williamsons
things going on all four days and we want to encourage you to purchase your $25 VIP ticket for ALL four days! That works out to a little over six dollars a day. There is nowhere else that you can get such a great value and see so many fantastic Southern Gospel Groups. And VIP means preferred seating, special gifts and backstage events. If you are interested in purchasing your $25 VIP ticket call Rob at 360 933 0741 or for information on purchasing online go to

What You Need To Know

Your Creekside fifth anniversary tickets must
Jason Runnels
be reserved here:
Creekside Gospel Music Convention would like to hear from you! Tell us what you want to see and hear in November. Creekside also needs your help. If you would like to volunteer through various promotional activities throughout the year, or with onsite tasks during the convention, please email Rob at 
For more information, latest news and artists scheduled to appear, visit the Creekside page on Facebook here: