Fans have packed their bags and are flying, driving and walking if necessary to Nashville for the biggest four days and nights on their calendars – CMA Music Festival. Thousands who’ve made the trek before will once again seek opportunities to meet and collect autographs from their favorite performers, gain exposure to some of the most exciting up-and-comers of Country Music and thrill to four epic nighttime concerts at LP Field.
As always, the fun begins the day before, Wednesday, June 6, as the CMA Music Festival Kick-Off Parade winds from Broadway and 10th Avenue into Downtown Nashville. With Country Music Hall of Fame member Glen Campbell leading the way as Grand Marshal, the procession will include Country Music artists and celebrities in Chevrolet vehicles, the Keep the Music Playing All-Stars Marching Band featuring students from Metro Nashville high schools, Operation Troop Aid, the Travel Channel’s Destination Summer Tour Bus, the Nashville Rollergirls and much more. The parade ends at the Chevrolet Riverfront Stage, where Little Big Town opens an evening of high-voltage entertainment with its current single, “Pontoon.” Read the rest of this entry