52nd Annual ACM Awards set for April 2nd

The Academy of Country Music has announced that the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards, Country Music’s Party of the Year, will broadcast live from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday, April 2nd at 8 pm ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network. This will mark the first time the show will broadcast from T-Mobile Arena. The 52nd ACM Awards, honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in country music, will feature exciting performances, unprecedented collaborations, surprising moments and more to be announced in the coming months.

Details about The Week Vegas Goes Country, including information on the ACM Party for a Cause events, activities, and official ACM after parties, is forthcoming. Fans may sign up for the ACM A-List for free at ACMcountry.com. ACM A-Listers will receive the ticket purchase pre-sale code and information on discounted room rates.


Professional Members of the ACM can purchase tickets beginning at 10 am (PT) Tuesday, January 24th by visiting ACMcountry.com.


ACM A-List Members can purchase tickets in a special pre-sale beginning at 10 am (PT) Tuesday, January 24th by visiting axs.com. The pre-sale code will be emailed to all A-List Members prior to the on-sale date.


Tickets will go on-sale to the general public at 10 am (PT) Thursday, January 26th at axs.com.

The Academy also announced earlier this month that Pete Fisher was selected as the Academy of Country Music’s new Chief Executive Officer, effective Monday, January 30th. Fisher most recently served as the Vice President and General Manager of the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, TN, and also served the ACM as an active and engaged Board member for 14 years.

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