August 22, 2008

Gaylord Entertainment Company to Present at the Morgan Keegan 2008 Equity Conference on Friday, September 5, 2008 at 8:25 A.M. CT

Gaylord Entertainment Company (NYSE: GET) announced today that it will present to investors attending the Morgan Keegan 2008 Equity Conference being held at the Peabody Hotel in Memphis, Tennessee on Friday, September 5, 2008 at 8:25 a.m. CT. Mark Fioravanti, senior vice president and treasurer for Gaylord Entertainment, will communicate the Company's recent financial performance, growth objectives and business strategy.

The presentation will be webcast and can be accessed on Gaylord's website at To listen to and view the webcast, please visit the investor relations website at least 15 minutes prior to the beginning of the scheduled presentation to register, download and install necessary multimedia streaming software. For those who cannot listen to the live broadcast, a replay will be available after the presentation and will run for 30 days.

About Gaylord Entertainment

Gaylord Entertainment (NYSE: GET), a leading hospitality and entertainment company based in Nashville, Tenn., owns and operates Gaylord Hotels (, its network of upscale, meetings-focused resorts and the Grand Ole Opry (, the weekly showcase of country music's finest performers for more than 80 consecutive years. The Company's entertainment brands and properties include the Radisson Hotel Opryland, Ryman Auditorium, General Jackson Showboat, Gaylord Springs Golf Links, Wildhorse Saloon, and WSM-AM. For more information about the Company, visit