Industry Events

August 30
10th Annual ACM Honors at the Ryman Auditorium

September 17-18
Music City Food + Wine Festival

September 20-25
AmericanaFest 2016

September 21
Americana Honors and Awards show at the Ryman Auditorium

September 24-25
Pilgrimage Music Festival at the Park at Harlinsdale Farm in Franklin, Tennessee

September 26
38th annual ASCAP Christian Music Awards at Rocketown in Nashville, Tennessee

October 8-11
46th Annual IEBA Conference at Nashville’s Omni

October 9
46th annual Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame Gala at Nashville’s Music City Center

October 11

  • The 47th Annual GMA Dove Awards
  • IEBA Hall of Fame

October 25
Final ballot for CMA Awards closes at 6 p.m. CT

October 30
2016 SESAC Nashville Music Awards at the CMHoF (invitation-only)

November 2
50th annual CMA Awards on ABC

November 4
First Grammy ballot due

December 3
63rd annual Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade presented by Tootsie’s held in downtown Nashville at 9 a.m. at the intersection of 8th avenue and Broadway

January 13
Final Grammy ballot due

January 31
Jack Daniel’s Music City Midnight: New Year’s Eve at Nashville’s Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park

February 12
59th Annual Grammy Awards

February 22-24
CRS 2017

March 28-April 1
Tin Pan South

April 20-29
Nashville Film Festival at the Regal Hollywood Stadium 27

May 15-18
Music Biz 2017 at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel