This weekend, Vegas goes country. The Academy of Country Music Awards is on Sunday and the party starts tomorrow night at the Freemont Street Experience with a two-night concert event. Here is the schedule for the concerts:
DETAILS: Friday, March 30, 2012
7:00pm Love and Theft (Vocal Duo of the of the Year Nominee) 1st Street Stage
7:55pm Hunter Hayes (New Artist of the Year Nominee) 1st Street Stage
8:50pm Brantley Gilbert (New Artist of the Year Nominee) 3rd Street Stage
9:45pm Scotty McCreery (New Artist of the Year Nominee) 1st Street Stage
10:45pm Luke Bryan 3rd Street Stage
Saturday, March 31, 2012
7:00pm Jana Kramer 1st Street Stage
7:55pm Craig Campbell 1st Street Stage
8:35pm Eli Young Band 3rd Street Stage (Vocal Group of the Year Nominee, Single Record of the Year Nominee & Song of the Year Nominee)
9:50pm Laura Bell Bundy 1st Street Stage
10:45pm Eric Church (Album of the Year Nominee & Video of the Year Nominee) 3rd Street Stage
Then on Sunday is the ACM Awards hosted by Reba McEntire and Blake Shelton.
To conclude the celebration on Monday night, Lionel Richie and Friends take the stage at the MGM Grand Garden Arena for a concert to be taped for CBS airing on April 13.
I, of course, will be getting pictures of all the artists that are in Las Vegas for these weekend events. Stay tuned to this blog.