Opry to Salute Hall of Fame

The Grand Ole Opry will salute the Country Music Hall of Fame on Saturday (May 19), two days after the Hall of Fame opens its new museum in downtown Nashville. Hall of Fame members Little Jimmy Dickens and Charley Pride are slated to appear. Among the evening’s many tribute performances will be Mandy Barnett ’s salute to Patsy Cline , Dean Miller’s tribute to his late father, Roger Miller , and Porter Wagoner ’s tribute to Roy Acuff . Connie Smith , the Osborne Brothers, Riders in the Sky , Charlie Walker , SherriĆ© Austin , Chalee Tennison , Elizabeth Cook, Billy Yates and The Whites also will honor Hall of Fame members.