Grand Ole Opry To Salute Military
May 15, 2013 at 9:59 AM (PT)
The GRAND OLE OPRY will salute members of the U.S. military with a red carpet arrival parade and special OPRY performance on TUESDAY, MAY 21st. The OPRY will recognize the 40th Anniversary of the return of AMERICAN TROOPS from VIETNAM. U.S. military veterans, members of the TENNESSEE STATE COUNCIL FOR VETERANS OF AMERICA, along with TENNESSEE NATIONAL GUARD soldiers will enter the OPRY HOUSE with a red carpet arrival parade.
The public is invited to be a part of the arrival and celebration outside the OPRY HOUSE beginning at 6p (CT). The OPRY performance will begin at 7p (CT) and will include LEE GREENWOOD, DIAMOND RIO, MAGGIE ROSE, CRAIG MORGAN, EASTON CORBIN, and newcomer ANGIE JOHNSON.
"We are pleased to welcome both our nation’s heroes and great country artists to our HOUSE on TUESDAY night," said OPRY VP/GM PETE FISHER. "We hope Country music fans and our NASHVILLE neighbors will come to say ‘thank you and welcome home’ as our heroes enter the OPRY HOUSE for a show in their honor."
For more info visit www.opry.com.