ACM Announces Outdoor Music Festival

The Band Perry , Dierks Bentley and Hunter Hayes will perform at a new, outdoor music festival in Las Vegas in early April, leading up to the ACM Awards.

Kix Brooks , the Eli Young Band , Florida Georgia Line , Brantley Gilbert and Justin Moore will also appear at the festival, scheduled for April 5-6 at the Orleans Hotel and Casino.

As previously announced, Brad Paisley will perform at the ACM Fan Jam inside the Orleans Arena on April 7. The music festival and Fan Jam are part of the three-day ACM Experience event which will also feature country-themed shopping and eating options.

The Band Perry, Florida Georgia Line, Gilbert and Moore are set for April 5, while Bentley, Brooks, the Eli Young Band and Hayes are booked for April 6. The ACM Fan Jam will be held in conjunction with the ACM Awards taking place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The awards show will feature live performances from the Orleans via remote broadcast.

The outdoor music festival is a ticketed event and does not replace the entertainment held annually on Fremont Street in downtown Las Vegas, an ACM spokesperson has confirmed. Paisley’s Fan Jam concert is also a ticketed event.

Select tickets will be available on Wednesday (Jan. 23), while tickets to the general public will be available on Jan. 25.