ACM Adds Performers To Fremont Street Experience Lineup In Vegas!

sara evans ACM Adds Performers To Fremont Street Experience Lineup In Vegas!

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Each year around ACM Award time, the academy hosts a two day series of concerts on Freemont Street, off the Las Vegas Strip. The Freemont Street Experience is the feature during “The Week Vegas Goes Country,” April 1st and 2nd.

The Academy of Country Music is hosting two days of all-star concerts at the Fremont Street Experience in Las Vegas during The Week Vegas Goes Country™!  ACM Weekend on Fremont Street Experience will feature newcomer category nominees, special guests and headliners [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Ronnie Dunn[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Sara Evans[/lastfm] performing on two different stages to crowds downtown. The weekend-long party leading up to the 46th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards will be hosted by three-time ACM On-Air Personality of the Year Award winner Blair Garner, and will feature [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Sarah Darling[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Casey James[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Brett Eldredge[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Chris Young[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Lee Brice[/lastfm] and Sara Evans on April 1, 2011.  [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Thompson Square[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]the JaneDear girls[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Steel Magnolia[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Randy Houser[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Easton Corbin[/lastfm] and Ronnie Dunn will take the stage on April 2, 2011.

Friday, April 1, 2011

6:15pm: Sarah Darling – 1st Street Stage
7:00pm: Casey James – 1st Street Stage
7:45pm: Brett Eldredge – 1st Street Stage
8:30pm: Chris Young – 3rd Street Stage
9:35pm: Lee Brice – 1st Street Stage (Single Record of the Year & Song of the Year Nominee)
10:45pm: Sara Evans – 3rd Street Stage

Saturday, April 2, 2011

6:15pm: Thompson Square – 1st Street Stage
7:00pm: the JaneDear girls – 1st Street Stage (Vocal Duo of the Year & New Vocal Duo of the Year Nominee)
8:05pm: Steel Magnolia – 1st Street Stage (Vocal Duo of the Year & New Vocal Duo of the Year Nominee)
9:00pm: Randy Houser – 3rd Street Stage (New Solo Vocalist of the Year Nominee)
9:55pm: Easton Corbin – 1st Street Stage (New Solo Vocalist of the Year Nominee, Single Record of the Year Nominee & Song of the Year Nominee)
10:45pm: Ronnie Dunn – 3rd Street Stage

Fremont Street Experience is a five-block entertainment zone in downtown Las Vegas that is one of the world’s most-visited attractions. Fremont Street Experience features the world’s largest video screen at 1,500 feet long 90 feet above the pedestrian mall. VivaVision, with 12.5 million digital lights and a 550,000-watt sound system, dazzles visitors nightly with light & sound shows. Encompassing 10 hotel-casinos, 60 restaurants and free entertainment, Fremont Street Experience attracts over 18 million annual visitors.

The Academy of Country Music Awards are set to take place on Sunday, April 3rd from the MGM Grand Garden Arena and broadcast on CBS at 8:00-11:00 PM, live ET/delayed PT.

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