Searching for an amazing outdoor concert venue where you can catch your favorite acts without leaving the Upper Cumberland? Look no further than the Old Gray!

American Idol Winner? Check.

Rock Royalty? Yep.

Country music legends? You bet.

Current chart topper? YES!

All of the above have either performed at The Old Gray or on the docket for 2023.

From icons like Darryl Worley, Andy Griggs, Ty Herdon, Lita Ford, and Warrant, to current top-bill acts like Chris Janson, The Old Gray has quickly established itself as the premier concert destination in the Upper Cumberland.

What’s more? This amazing venue sits just five minutes from downtown Monterey.

Positioned on a sprawling farm in Overton County, The Old Gray has it all.

Vendors dot the farmland while incredible acts perform on the expansive stage.

Professional lighting, sound, and seating all nestled among the Tennessee hills make this new outdoor setting (launched in 2022) a must-see for any visitor to the area.

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Speaking of “must-see,” up next for The Old Gray is a pair of truly exciting events.

First is a massive band and artist competition called The Old Gray Idol (date TBD).

The winner will receive a prize package and the opportunity to open for the second event on The Old Gray’s 2023 schedule, American Idol Winner Noah Thompson and Runner-up Hunter Girl (April 29th).

Basically, we recommend signing up for The Old Gray’s newsletter and planning your year around the AMAZING shows this new, beautiful venue is bringing to the Upper Cumberland!

Be sure to check out the many retail, dining, and tourist options available in Monterey while you’re here! Thanks for reading!