Academy Of Country Music Awards Set For April 2, 2017

The Academy of Country Music® announced today 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 2, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. ET on CBS.

This will mark the first time the show will broadcast from T-Mobile Arena. Details about the awards show, The Week Vegas Goes Country®, including information on the ACM Party for a Cause® events, activities, and official ACM after parties, is forthcoming. For event updates, ticket on-sale dates and hotel information, visit

Professional members of the ACM can purchase tickets beginning at 10 a.m. PT Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017 by visiting

ACM A-List members can purchase tickets in a special pre-sale beginning at 10 a.m. PT Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017 by visiting 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 a.m. PT Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017 at

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 30, 2017. 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.

Media credential applications to cover the Awards in Las Vegas will become available in early February.


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