Monday, December 5, 2022 - 8:15am

WHAT: Blake Shelton returned to Ole Red Nashville for the official premiere party of USA Network’s new celebrity game show, “Barmageddon” starring executive producers Blake Shelton and Carson Daly as well as host, Nikki Bella. Highlights of the evening included bar game show downs, a live social takeover and a special musical performance by Shelton who included hit song and the venue’s namesake “Ol’ Red” in the set list. 

In this eight-episode TV series, “Barmageddon” has celebrity friends go against each other in a string of fun bar games hosted at Ole Red Nashville. Daly will be stationed behind the bar and Shelton on stage, while Bella will keep the competition fierce and set the stakes as two celebrities go head-to-head in over-the-top bar games such as Air Cannon Cornhole, Keg Curling, Drunken Axe Hole, Sharts (“Shelton Darts”), and many more. Celebrity guests include Gwen Stefani, Sasha Banks, Trace Adkins and Sheryl Crow. The series premieres on Monday, Dec. 5 at 11 p.m. ET/PT on USA Network. 

In celebration of “Barmageddon,” Ole Red Gatlinburg, Nashville, Orlando and Tishomingo locations are hosting “Barmageddon” inspired themed bar games for patrons to enjoy, including Bar Mat Shot, Cornhole, and Buzz Words. The bar games will be available in venues from Monday, Dec. 5 – Monday, Jan. 23. 

WHERE: Ole Red Nashville

WHEN: November 30, 2022  

Ole Red is a lifestyle and entertainment brand inspired by Blake Shelton’s clever, irreverent third-chart hit, “Ol’ Red.” Its bar, restaurant and live music venues showcase hand-selected country music talent alongside concert-quality production and a Shelton-inspired menu for a unique experience that is “served all day and night.” You can currently find Ole Red entertainment venues and products in four cities in the United States: Nashville, Tennessee, home to the brand’s flagship multi-story bar and restaurant on the famed Lower Broadway and a new location at Nashville International Airport; Tishomingo, Oklahoma, Blake’s hometown; Gatlinburg, Tennessee, in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains; and Orlando, Florida’s Icon Park. A sixth location is scheduled to open in Las Vegas, Nevada, in late 2023. Ole Red is owned and operated by Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. as part of its Opry Entertainment division. For additional information about Ole Red, visit us online at OleRed.com. 

Media Contacts for Ole Red:
Ebie McFarland | Joseph Conner
Essential Broadcast Media

ebie@ebmediapr.com | joseph@ebmediapr.com

Emily Cunningham
Ryman Hospitality Properties