ACM Announces Awards Week Events
February 20, 2009 at 7:13 AM (PT)
The ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC (ACM) is announcing the full list of events celebrating what has come to be called “The Week Vegas Goes Country”— the week of the 44th ANNUAL Academy of Country Music Awards. The show will take place from LAS VEGAS on SUNDAY, APRIL 5th and broadcast on CBS-TV at 8p (ET/PT).
Special events include the 'New Artists’ Show on Fremont Street on FRIDAY, APRIL 3rd. On SATURDAY APRIL 4th there will be several events including: The ACM Chairman Ride formerly called the ACM Charity Motorcycle Ride, The 6th Annual Academy of Country Music Celebrity Golf Classic hosted by RASCAL FLATTS and Divas Downtown on Fremont Street, with JULIANNE HOUGH, KELLIE PICKLER and LeANN RIMES.
After the awards' show on SUNDAY evening will be the "ACM All-Star Jam," with many, many name artists. And on MONDAY, APRIL 6th ACM Artist of the Decade Special Honoring GEORGE STRAIT will take place. For info on the ACM's visit www.acmcountry.com.