GRAND OLE OPRY TO KICK OFF CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL WEEK WITH STAR-STUDDED TUESDAY NIGHT SHOWS, OPRY PLAZA PARTY JUNE 5
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – (April 27, 2018) – Grand Ole Opry members Carrie Underwood and Terri Clark along with newcomer Ashley McBryde and more are hitting the stage at the Grand Ole Opry House Tues., June 5, as the Opry kicks off its CMA Music Fest Week with two shows, 7 and 9:30 p.m. The music begins earlier in the afternoon with a free Opry Plaza Party featuring Warner Bros. recording artist McBryde on the Humana® stage. Other Opry performances scheduled for Music Fest Week include shows on Fri., June 8 and Sat., June 9 as well as a Saturday matinee performance of Opry Country Classics featuring Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers, Charley Pride, and more at the Ryman Auditorium. Underwood is also scheduled to play the Opry in advance of the June 5 shows, visiting May 11 in celebration of her 10th Opry anniversary. Among others scheduled for the Opry before Music Fest Week include Trace Adkins, Bobby Bare, Luke Combs, 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 Friday and Saturday of the year, with Tuesday Night Opry shows running through December. 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.com and 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.