Two Days of Free Concerts to be Held During ACM Weekend on Fremont Street Experience Apr. 3-4

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The Academy of Country Music is hosting two days of all-star concerts at the Fremont Street Experience in Las Vegas during The Week Vegas Goes Country. ACMM Weekend on Fremont Street Experience will feature New Artist winners, Divas Downtown, and special guests performing on two different stages to crowds downtown.

The weekend-long party leading up to the 44th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards is sponsored by the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority and will feature Matt Stillwell, Julianne Hough, Jake Owen and Jason Aldean on April 3, 2009 as well as Gloriana, Zac Brown Band, Kellie Pickler and LeAnn Rimes on April 4, 2009.

Friday, April 3, 2009

6:45-7:15pm Matt Stillwell 1st Street Stage

7:45-8:30pm Julianne Hough (Top New Female Vocalist winner) 3rd Street Stage

9:00-10:00pm Jake Owen (Top New Male Vocalist winner) 1st Street Stage

10:30-Midnight Jason Aldean 3rd Street Stage

Saturday, April 4, 2009

6:45-7:15pm Gloriana 1st Street Stage

7:40-8:55pm Zac Brown Band (Top New Vocal Group winner) 3rd Street Stage

9:20-10:20pm Kellie Pickler 1st Street Stage

10:45-Midnight LeAnn Rimes (Home Depot Humanitarian Award recipient) 3rd Street Stage

Fremont Street Experience
Fremont Street Experience is a five-block entertainment zone in downtown Las Vegas that is one of the world’s most-visited attractions. Fremont Street Experience features the world’s largest video screen at 1,500 feet long 90 feet above the pedestrian mall. VivaVision, with 12.5 million digital lights and a 550,000-watt sound system, dazzles visitors nightly with light & sound shows. Encompassing 10 hotel-casinos, 60 restaurants and free entertainment, Fremont Street Experience attracts over 18 million annual visitors. Visit www.vegasexperience.com for more information.