ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC ANNOUNCES
ADDITIONAL TICKET PACKAGES FOR
THE 50TH ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS
AND ACM PARTY FOR A CAUSE FESTIVAL
EXCLUSIVE PACKAGES AVAILABLE BEGINNING FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 20TH AT TICKETMASTER.COM
The Academy of Country Music announced today that additional ticket packages will go on sale on Friday, February 20th at 10:00 AM CT for the previously sold out 50th Academy of Country Music Awards on April 19, 2015 at AT&T Stadium, and ACM Party for a Cause®: 50 Years of Music & Memories on April 17-18, 2015 at Globe Life Park, in Arlington, Texas. The ticket packages, available Friday at Ticketmaster.com ranging from $145-$585, were made available through creative stage design to accommodate more fans for the historical 50th anniversary celebration. There are also a limited number of VIP packages available, for more information please call 817-892-4400.
In April, tickets to the 50th ACM Awards and ACM Party for a Cause: 50 Years of Music & Memories both sold out in 18 minutes. The accumulated 60,000 tickets sold for the events marked the biggest and fastest selling sales record in the Academy’s history.
“In April, we sold out faster than ever and now we’re excited to be able to open up the 50th ACM Awards and Party for a Cause Festival. This year’s staging is being designed to be interactive and dynamic, and making that production change opened up space to accommodate as many fans as possible to Country Music’s Party of the Year,” said Tiffany Moon, Executive Vice President and Managing Director for the Academy.
The 50th ACM Awards will be broadcast LIVE for the first time ever from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX on Sunday, April 19, 2015 at 8:00 PM live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network. ACM Award winners Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan will return to co-host this super-sized night of incredible country music performances, which will cap off three days of events, including ACM Party for a Cause®: 50 Years of Music & Memories on April 17-18, 2015 at Globe Life Park, in Arlington, Texas. This two-day outdoor music event will include multiple stages for ongoing LIVE country music performances, interactive experiences, a family-friendly country marketplace with food trucks and vendors from around the country, and much more. All participating artists will be announced at a later date. In addition, the weekend will end with the All-Star Jam, the Academy’s “official” after-party immediately following the Awards Show in the West Plaza at AT&T Stadium.
About the Academy of Country Music Awards:
The Academy of Country Music Awards is dedicated to honoring and showcasing the biggest names and emerging talent in the country music industry. The 50th ACM Awards celebrating the golden anniversary of Country Music’s Party of the Year® is produced for television by dick clark productions and will be broadcast LIVE from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX, on Sunday, April 19, 2015, at 8:00 P.M. live ET/delayed PT on the CBS Television Network.