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Enjoy Yourself, have Fun & Learn!

Experience the Opryland Resort and General Jackson Showboat

Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center is the spectacular location for 36th Annual GAPNA Conference, October 4-7, 2017.

This stunning complex features over 2,800 guest rooms, lavish gardens, waterfalls, shops, and restaurants – all situated under glass. Indeed, with nine acres, it is the largest combined resort and convention center under one roof anywhere.

The resort is famous for three massive indoor gardens – Garden Conservatory, Cascades, and Delta atria – surrounded by balconied guestrooms and crowned by sparkling glass roofs.

Gaylord Opryland has over a dozen restaurants and food and beverage establishments on-site, including the signature restaurants and lounges – Water’s Edge, Marketplace Buffet, Ristorante Volare, Cascades American Café, and Old Hickory Steakhouse. And Gaylord Opryland is a shopper’s paradise, with more than 12 retail stores throughout the resort.

Experience the finest in Southern hospitality at Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, TN. This premier hotel offers guests an unforgettable getaway with all the excitement and energy of Music City under one spectacular roof.

Located only 10 minutes from the airport and featuring an extraordinary selection of dining, shopping, recreational activities, and entertainment, there’s never a shortage of things to do at the resort.

After unwinding at Relâche Spa & Salon, practice your swing at Gaylord Springs Golf Links, make a splash at the indoor or outdoor pool, hit the gym at the state-of-the-art fitness center, or explore acres of lush, indoor gardens and cascading waterfalls.

Following a day of Nashville fun or an exciting evening at the Grand Ole Opry, return to deluxe accommodations with modern amenities. Experience why the Gaylord Opryland hotel is in a class of its own!

General Jackson Showboat Cruise

Enhance your stay at the Opryland with an entertaining cruise on the Cumberland River aboard the General Jackson Showboat! While “rollin’ down the river,” you’ll enjoy stunning views, a delicious meal, and toe-tapping live musical entertainment in the two-story Victorian Theater in the center of the boat.

One of the largest showboats ever built, the grand General Jackson is an elegant triumph of American ingenuity. With its elegant lacy filigree and stately design, the boat is reminiscent of the opulence of the American Victorian era. Day, evening, and Sunday brunch cruises are available.

Make Your Reservations Early

Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center has been designated as the official hotel for the GAPNA 2017 Annual Conference. A block of rooms has been secured at the special rates of $199 single/double. This rate is subject to applicable state and local taxes, currently 15.25%. Check-in is 3:00 p.m. and check-out is 11:00 a.m.

To receive the conference rate, call hotel reservations at 615-889-1000 and refer to the GAPNA 2017 Annual Conference. The conference rate is available through September 4, 2017, or until the room block is full. Reservations received after this date will be accepted on a space and rate available basis.

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