After a long hiatus, CMA FEST is back! As in years past, 2911 Media clients will appear in both official CMA activities as well as other stages throughout Nashville. We wanted to make sure you were aware of all that is going on in and around the greater Metro while you make plans for your coverage. Please feel free to reach out for access to those events that require credentials. Otherwise, have fun and we appreciate your coverage!
Tuesday, June 7
From 6-10 pm, Carrie and Debbie Moore will bring a plethora of talent to the Nashville Nightlife theatre – T. Graham Brown, David Frizzell, Dion Pride, Darryl Worley, Leona Williams, Michael Twitty, James Carothers, Vince Moreno, and Sam Gyllenhaal Band. Tickets are still available at Eventbrite / $25 adv., $30 door). Also Tuesday, Paige King Johnson will perform the National Anthem at the Nashville Sounds vs. Norfolk Tides. Game time is 7:05 and tickets are available HERE.
Wednesday, June 8
From 6:30-10 pm, ‘Country For A Cause‘ kicks it up at 3rd and Lindsley, where proceeds benefit Monroe Carell Jr’s Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. The long-running charity concert is hosted by T.G. Sheppard and Kelly Lang, with performances from T. Graham Brown, William Lee Golden & The Goldens, Rhonda Vincent, Paige King Johnson, Makenzie Phipps, Rob Kurtz, John Berry, Wendy Moten, John Ford Coley, Darin & Brooke Aldridge, The Isaacs, John Rich, Twitty & Lynn, Richard Lynch, Michelle Wright, Billy Yates, and special guest Devon O’Day. The event is sponsored by Springer Mountain Farms. Tickets are still available, though in limited supply. Tickets | Facebook Event Page
Thursday, June 9
At 8 am the final Charley Pride Fan Club breakfast will gather at The Inn at Opryland Hotel. Dion Pride is slated to perform, and tickets are still available. Rozene Pride will be hosting and meeting fans. In years past, special guests have shown up – so you never know who might stop by! From 2-3 pm, JD Shelburne will take the Rhinestone Stage inside the Glen Campbell Museum in downtown Nashville. That event is free and open to the public, but reservations are recommended!
Friday, June 10
From Noon to 1 pm, Paige King Johnson will also take the Rhinestone Stage inside the Glen Campbell Museum. Her performance will also be free and open to the public, and again, reservations are highly recommended!
Saturday, June 11
The Voice finalist Ian Flanigan will take to the Maui Jim Reverb Stage at the southwest corner of 5th Avenue & Broadway at Bridgestone Plaza from 11:25-11:50. Space is VERY limited so show up early! From 5-6 pm, check out Makenzie Phipps at Opry Mills Unplugged inside the Opry Mills Mall!
Sunday, June 12
Ian Flanigan returns downtown to sign in the CMA Meet & Greet Booth (#250) at Fan Fair X in the Music City Center from 10:30-11 am. At 2:30 pm, Sunday Mornin’ Country takes over the Grand Ole Opry, hosted by Brenda Lee, and features performances from T. Graham Brown, Makenzie Phipps, and many more! Tickets are still available at AXS.com. Back at Fan Fair X, Paige King Johnson will sign autographs from 3:30-4pm at the Delta booth.