The Grand Ole Opry’s “Opry Loves The ‘90s” new interactive exhibit opens today (May 17) as part of the Opry’s celebration of ‘90s country.
The “Opry Loves The ‘90s” new tour exhibit celebrates the artists, songs and songwriters that defined the music in the 1990s. Featured displays include iconic stage wear and artifacts representing career milestone moments and performances from Opry members Clint Black, Garth Brooks, Terri Clark, Alan Jackson, Martina McBride, Reba McEntire, Lorrie Morgan, Marty Stuart, Travis Tritt, Trisha Yearwood and more.
The exhibit also includes interactive experiences such as photo opportunities and a digital gaming console for fans who want to try their hand at answering ‘90s country music trivia and identify some of the most famous musical riffs of iconic ‘90s country songs.
The “Opry Loves The ‘90s” experience will run through Dec. 31. Tickets for the “Opry Loves The ‘90s” exhibit, Grand Ole Opry ,and backstage tours are on sale now at (615) 871-OPRY and opry.com.
Through the end of the of year, “Opry Loves The 90s” will include the new exhibit as part of the backstage tour package and continue the celebration on the Opry stage with special in-show Opry programming, ‘90s-themed Opry Plaza Parties and surprise artist collaborations honoring one of the most celebrated decades in country music.
The Opry will also include special nods to ‘90s country during each Opry show, including featured performances from some of the artists who rose to fame in the ‘90s, artists who were influenced by the music from the ‘90s, and video highlights from the Opry archives.
Beginning Memorial Day weekend, the Opry will host free and open to the public ‘90s Country Plaza Parties that will run each Friday and Saturday through Labor Day weekend and again on Fridays and Saturdays in October to celebrate the 97th Opry anniversary.