Jason Michael Carroll, Tanya Tucker and Darryl Worley are among the country artists who will participate in the CMA Music Festival's kick-off parade on June 6 in downtown Nashville. The parade will be followed by a block party concert. The procession will be led by NASCAR drivers Scott Wimmer and Shane Huffman. In related news, Chevy will sponsor a music stage at the Sommet Center (formerly the Nashville Arena) during the festival, held June 7-10 in downtown Nashville. The stage will feature Beverley Mitchell, Sunny Sweeney, Johnny Rodriguez and Cherryholmes.