2015 Academy Of Country Music Awards Headed To Dallas And AT&T Stadium
April 7, 2014 at 3:50 AM (PT)
The 49th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC (ACM) AWARDS hadn’t yet ended, when DALLAS COWBOYS owner JERRY JONES teamed with Texas-born Country icon GEORGE STRAIT to announce that next YEAR’s 50th ACM AWARDS will take place in DALLAS, live from AT&T STADIUM in ARLINGTON, TX on SUNDAY, April 19th, 2015 at 8:00p (ET) and delayed (PT) on the CBS TELEVISION NETWORK.
"For our 50th Anniversary, we wanted to invite more fans than ever to our party," said ACM CEO BOB ROMEO. "Tickets to the ACM Awards sell out in minutes, Country fans make their vacation plans around our events. In 2015, we'll celebrate with the biggest group of mega-artists at ACM PARTY FOR A CAUSE and allow more music fans to experience the Awards by hosting it in the premier stadium in the country."
Added JONES, “We couldn't be more thrilled about the ACM AWARDS coming to AT&T STADIUM next year. It will be the first event of its kind at the home of the DALLAS COWBOYS. The stadium was built to host world-class events such as this, and it doesn't get any bigger than the ACMs. The excitement from fans across the country, our great fans in TEXAS, and this venue will provide the biggest and best stage available to showcase country music and its stars to the world.”
STRAIT, who won his first ACM Award in 1984, said,” To see a landmark event like the ACM Awards move to one of the biggest venues in the country to create a historical Country music experience of this magnitude, it is a testament to the fans. I am thrilled to have been a part of the announcement of this milestone event coming to my home state of TEXAS."
BLAKE SHELTON and LUKE BRYAN will return to co-host the 50th ANNUAL ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, which will cap off three days of events, including the 3rd annual ACM PARTY FOR A CAUSE: “50 Years of Music & Memories” on APRIL 17th-18th, 2015 at GLOBE LIFE PARK in ARLINGTON, TEXAS.
Fans can purchase tickets beginning TUESDAY, April 15th, 2014, with many levels of ticket packages being offered. For event updates, ticket on-sale links, hotel information and more, click here
For more information on the 50th ACM AWARDS and all ACM events, click here.