CMA Music Festival Announcing First Round Of Performers On February 8

Throughout its history, CMA Music Festival has always been a celebration of the fans and their unique relationship with Country Music and its artists. To honor that relationship and kick-off the countdown to the 40th anniversary of the event that began as Fan Fair®, the first performers for 2011 CMA Music Festival will be unveiled on CMA’s Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/countrymusicassociation) on Tuesday, Feb. 8 at 10:00 AM (CST). Fans should visit the page and click “like” button in order to have the news show up in their news feed on Facebook.   
“We know our fans will be excited to have this opportunity to learn, before anyone else, which artists are among the initial group of performers for 2011 CMA Music Festival,” said Steve Moore, CMA Chief Executive Officer.
2011 CMA Music Festival will take place Thursday-Sunday, June 9-12, 2011 in Downtown Nashville. Fans can purchase their tickets through Ticketmaster at Ticketmaster.com or 1-(800)-745-3000. They can also purchase them through CMAfest.com or 1-(800)-CMA-FEST (262-3378). Ticket prices are based on the level of seating at LP Field for the Nightly Concerts, and range from $115 to $325 plus handling fees.  Ticket prices are subject to change without notice. All sales are final and non-refundable. Four-day ticket package categories correspond to a different level of seating at LP Field. Children 3 years and younger are admitted FREE.