04/01/2019

ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ADDS CODY ALAN, CLINT BLACK, HALEY & MICHAELS, HIGH VALLEY, HOME FREE, LUKE LAIRD, LITTLE BIG TOWN, THOMAS RHETT AND MARLEY SHERWOOD TO 7TH ANNUAL ACM PARTY FOR A CAUSE® LINEUP

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ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC® ADDS

CODY ALAN, CLINT BLACK, HALEY & MICHAELS, HIGH VALLEY, HOME FREE,

LUKE LAIRD, LITTLE BIG TOWN, THOMAS RHETT AND MARLEY SHERWOOD TO

7TH ANNUAL ACM PARTY FOR A CAUSE® LINEUP

 

FESTIVITIES BENEFITTING ACM LIFTING LIVES® TO TAKE PLACE APRIL 5-7, 2019

SURROUNDING THE 54TH ACM AWARDS® IN LAS VEGAS

 

WHAT:

The 7th Annual ACM Party for a Cause®, taking place on Friday, April 5 – Sunday, April 7, 2019 in Las Vegas, will consist of fan events and private parties leading up to and immediately following the 54th Academy of Country Music Awards™, Country Music’s Party of the Year®. The Academy-hosted marquee events slated for this year’s Party for a Cause include ACM Stories, Songs & Stars, ACM Lifting Lives Topgolf Tee-Off, ACM Decades and the ACM Awards Official After Party presented by Security Benefit. Each event will feature performances by country music’s biggest names and hottest new talent.

 

Portions of all event proceeds will benefit ACM Lifting Lives®, the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Country Music, which works to lift lives through the power of music. For additional information and/or to purchase tickets, visit PartyForaCause.com.

 

WHERE/WHEN/WHO:

FRIDAY, APRIL 5, 2019

8:00 PM                ACM Stories, Songs & Stars

                                About: Hear the stories behind your favorite songs from award-winning country songwriters and artists

Location: Marquee Ballroom, MGM Grand Hotel & Casino

Press Line: 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Talent: Hosted by Hillary Scott and Storme Warren; performances by Rhett Akins, Ross Copperman, Ashley Gorley, Luke Laird, Shane McAnally, Lori McKenna, Chase McGill and Josh Osborne, plus special guest appearances by Brantley Gilbert, Little Big Town, Midland, Old Dominion and Thomas Rhett

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 6, 2019

10:00 AM             ACM Lifting Lives Topgolf Tee-Off

About: Enjoy country music performances at The Yard inside Topgolf Las Vegas by today’s brightest stars

Location: Topgolf Las Vegas, MGM Grand Hotel & Casino

Red Carpet Arrivals: 9:00 AM – 10:15 AM

Talent: Hosted by Scotty McCreery; performances by Ingrid Andress, Adam Craig, Morgan Evans, Haley & Michaels, Chris Lane and Scotty McCreery

 

7:00 PM                ACM Decades

About: Concert celebrating the hits of today and yesterday with your favorite country hit-makers and rising

country stars

Location: Marquee Ballroom, MGM Grand Hotel & Casino

Press Line: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Talent: Hosted by Cody Alan and Marley Sherwood; performances by Lauren Alaina, Carlton Anderson, Rodney Atkins, Deana Carter, Easton Corbin, Jordan Davis, Carolyn Dawn Johnson, Home Free, Tracy Lawrence, Maddie & Tae, Jamie O’Neal, Carly Pearce, Michael Ray, Cole Swindell, Mitchell Tenpenny and Tenille Townes

 

SUNDAY, APRIL 7, 2019

8:00 PM                ACM Awards Official After Party presented by Security Benefit

About: Party the night away with your favorite country stars at the official 54th ACM Awards after party

Location: Marquee Ballroom, MGM Grand Hotel & Casino

Talent: Hosted by Shawn Parr and Big Kenny, plus performances by Jimmie Allen, Big Kenny, Clint Black, Jessie James Decker, Lindsay Ell, Brantley Gilbert, Adam Hambrick, Caylee Hammack, Walker Hayes, High Valley, LOCASH, AJ McLean, Cassadee Pope, Runaway June, Dylan Scott and Brett Young

Note: There are no editorial photo/interview opportunities at this event

 

MORE:

About ACM Lifting Lives®

ACM Lifting Lives® is the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Country Music dedicated to improving lives through the power of music. Through partnerships with artists and strong ties in the music industry, ACM Lifting Lives develops and funds music-related therapy and education programs, and serves members of the community who face unexpected hardships through its Diane Holcomb Emergency Relief Fund. Generous donations and the support of artists and fans ensure ACM Lifting Lives is able to fund everything from disaster relief and helping communities in need, to music education in schools and music camps for those with disabilities, to supporting programs that use music therapy as a means to help our veterans and wounded warriors, while providing grants to help them ease back into life. For more information, please visit www.ACMLiftingLives.org.

 

CONTACT:

For media inquiries or additional information, please email Pipere Boggio and Hallie Sawyer at PMK•BNC at Pipere.Boggio@pmkbnc.com; Hallie.Sawyer@pmkbnc.com.

 

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