GRAND OLE OPRY ADDS THURSDAY, JUNE 7 SHOWS DURING CMA FEST WEEK
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – (April 30, 2018) – Grand Ole Opry member Blake Shelton is headed back to the Opry stage on the Thursday night of CMA Fest week for the second straight year. Among those scheduled to join Shelton for two shows on Thurs., June 7 are fellow Opry members the Oak Ridge Boys, Charley Pride, and Josh Turner as well as country music newcomers Luke Combs and Maggie Rose. Tickets for the night’s two shows (7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.) go on sale at 10 a.m. Wed., May 2 at opry.com and 800-SEE-OPRY.
The CMA Fest week Thursday night Opry shows will follow two Tuesday shows that week featuring Opry members Carrie Underwood and Terri Clark as well as newcomer Ashley McBryde and more.
Other Opry performances scheduled for CMA Fest Week include Fri., June 8 and Sat., June 9 as well as a Saturday matinee performance of Opry Country Classics featuring Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers, Pride, and more at the Ryman Auditorium. Among others scheduled for the Opry before CMA Fest week include Trace Adkins, Bobby Bare, Crystal Gayle, Chris Janson, Craig Morgan, Rascal Flatts, Darius Rucker, and Brett Young. Tickets are available at 800-SEE-OPRY and opry.com.
About The Grand Ole Opry: The Grand Ole Opry®is presented by Humana®. Opry performances are held every Fridayand Saturdayof the year, with Tuesdaynight shows through December and seasonal Opry Country Classics shows on Thursdays. To plan an Opry visit, call (800) SEE-OPRY or visit opry.com. The Opry presents the best in country music live every week from Nashville, Tenn. Celebrating nine decades of entertainment, the Opry can be heard at opry.comand wsmonline.com, Opry and WSM mobile apps, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, and its flagship home, 650 AM-WSM. The Grand Ole Opry is owned by Ryman Hospitality Properties (NYSE: RHP). For more information, visit opry.com.